The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Gothenburg to Stockholm will cost around £ 33 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 21.
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Of the 3 trains that leave Gothenburg for Stockholm every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 397 km distance in an average of 3 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 24 m .
The slowest trains will take 3 h 25 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||246 miles (397 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 18 min|
|Average train ticket price||£21 (€24)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SJ, MTR Express, FlixTrain, SL or Västtrafik|
Trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm cover the 246 miles (397 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like SJ, MTR Express, FlixTrain, SL or Västtrafik. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in Stockholm, Centralstation.
Taking the train to Stockholm from Gothenburg is a fast and straightforward journey with over 30 departures a day. All services are direct with journey times that range from approximately three hours to just under five hours. A similar timetable operates from Monday to Friday while there is a slightly reduced service at the weekend. Trains depart from Gothenburg Central Station and services terminate at Stockholm Central Station.
Train routes from Gothenburg to Stockholm are provided by SJ and MTR. SJ is one of the leading passenger service providers in Sweden while MTR provides intercity trains between the country's main cities. Both are high-speed services with comfortable rolling stock. Onboard facilities include quiet carriages, WiFi, power outlets, wheelchair lifts and bistros.
The fastest train journey between the two cities of Gothenburg and Stockholm takes just three hours to complete while other departures can take up to five hours to arrive at their destination. All routes are direct.
From Monday to Friday, there are over 30 direct trains a day to Stockholm from Gothenburg. The first train leaves Gothenburg in the early morning and there are then up to three departures an hour until the mid-evening. On Saturdays and Sundays, there are slightly fewer trains.
Departure train station: All trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm depart from Gothenburg Central Station. Housed in an attractive historic building, it is the oldest railway station in Sweden still in use. It is centrally located for the town and served by a network of local buses and trams. Station facilities include a taxi rank, car and bicycle parking, WiFi, toilets, a pharmacy and bank, shops, cafes and restaurants.
Arrival train station: All trains to Stockholm from Gothenburg arrive at Stockholm Central Station. This is the largest in Sweden and noted for its eco-friendly credentials. It is part of a local transport network that includes taxis, buses, trains and Metro services as well as the Arlanda Airport Express. Among the facilities at Stockholm Central Station are car and bicycle parking, WiFi, toilets, left luggage lockers, shops, cafes and restaurants.
When departing from Gothenburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Göteborg, Centralstation, Göteborg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Göteborg Liseberg. When arriving in Stockholm, you can end your route in train stations like Stockholm, Centralstation, Stockholm Cityterminalen and Stockholm Södra.
Omio customers book a train from Göteborg, Centralstation to Stockholm, Centralstation most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Göteborg, Centralstation and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Stockholm most often arrive at Stockholm, Centralstation and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.
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