Stockholm to Gothenburg train

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Cheap train tickets from Stockholm to Gothenburg

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Stockholm to Gothenburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SJ
22:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
01:35Gothenburg Centralstation
£291One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
MTR Express
21:163h44
Stockholm Central Station
01:00Gothenburg Centralstation
£391One-way
0 changes
SJ
21:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
00:35Gothenburg Centralstation
£411One-way
0 changes
SJ
23:107h55
Stockholm Central Station
07:05Gothenburg Centralstation
£591One-way
2 changes
SJ
09:144h49
Stockholm Central Station
14:03Gothenburg Centralstation
£641One-way
0 changes

Train timetableStockholm to Gothenburg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
MTR Express
08:123h18
Stockholm Central Station
11:30Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
08:144h49
Stockholm Central Station
13:03Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
08:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
11:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
09:144h49
Stockholm Central Station
14:03Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
09:293h06
Stockholm Central Station
12:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
10:144h49
Stockholm Central Station
15:03Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
10:303h05
Stockholm Central Station
13:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
MTR Express
10:473h18
Stockholm Central Station
14:05Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
11:144h49
Stockholm Central Station
16:03Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
11:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
14:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
MTR Express
12:133h17
Stockholm Central Station
15:30Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
12:144h49
Stockholm Central Station
17:03Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
12:303h05
Stockholm Central Station
15:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
13:144h49
Stockholm Central Station
18:03Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
13:303h05
Stockholm Central Station
16:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
MTR Express
14:133h17
Stockholm Central Station
17:30Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
14:144h49
Stockholm Central Station
19:03Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
14:293h04
Stockholm Central Station
17:33Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
15:144h46
Stockholm Central Station
20:00Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
15:253h05
Stockholm Central Station
18:30Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
MTR Express
15:473h18
Stockholm Central Station
19:05Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
15:583h12
Stockholm Central Station
19:10Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
16:144h46
Stockholm Central Station
21:00Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
16:313h04
Stockholm Central Station
19:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
MTR Express
16:473h18
Stockholm Central Station
20:05Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
17:144h46
Stockholm Central Station
22:00Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
17:283h07
Stockholm Central Station
20:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
MTR Express
17:493h16
Stockholm Central Station
21:05Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
18:303h05
Stockholm Central Station
21:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
19:303h05
Stockholm Central Station
22:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
MTR Express
19:523h16
Stockholm Central Station
23:08Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
MTR Express
21:163h44
Stockholm Central Station
01:00Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
21:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
00:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
22:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
01:35Gothenburg Centralstation
0 changes
SJ
23:107h55
Stockholm Central Station
07:05Gothenburg Centralstation
2 changes

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Train times from Stockholm to Gothenburg

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 1 m

Average

3 h 46 m

Trains per day

35

Distance

397 km

Of the 35 trains that leave Stockholm for Gothenburg every day 34 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SJ
22:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
01:35Gothenburg Centralstation
£291One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SJ
08:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
11:35Gothenburg Centralstation
£821One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SJ
21:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
00:35Gothenburg Centralstation
£411One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SJ
11:343h01
Stockholm Central Station
14:35Gothenburg Centralstation
£991One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
SJ
16:313h04
Stockholm Central Station
19:35Gothenburg Centralstation
£821One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Stockholm to Gothenburg

distanceDistance246 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£33 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersSJ, MTRX, FlixTrain, Snälltåget or Västtrafik

Trains from Stockholm to Gothenburg cover the 246 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 1 min with our travel partners like SJ, MTRX, FlixTrain, Snälltåget or Västtrafik. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £15, but the average price of train tickets is £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Stockholm Central Station and arrive in Gothenburg Centralstation.

Train providers: SJ, MTRX and FlixTrain trains Stockholm to Gothenburg

You can travel by train between Stockholm and Gothenburg with SJ, MTRX and FlixTrain for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Västtrafik is a public transport provider in Sweden, offering a wide range of services to its customers. It operates a network of trains, buses, trams and ferries, with services running from early morning to late at night. The trains come in a variety of types, including regional, express and night trains. Regional trains are the most common, providing frequent stops and connecting smaller towns and cities. Express trains are faster, with fewer stops, while night trains offer overnight journeys. Västtrafik offers a range of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, power outlets and a café car. The most popular routes for Västtrafik are between Gothenburg and Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö, and Gothenburg and Oslo. These routes offer frequent services and provide a convenient way to travel between the cities.

    Trains from Stockholm to Gothenburg

    The route between Stockholm and Gothenburg is a popular one, with two operators running over 30 trains each day. All but one of the journeys are direct, and take around three hours to complete, with some services taking upwards of five hours.

    Stockholm to Gothenburg train time: daily departures

    There are around 34 trains from Stockholm to Gothenburg each weekday. The earliest train departs just after 6:00 a.m., and the last train leaves shortly after 11:00 p.m. There are departures approximately twice every hour throughout the day.

     How long is the journey by train from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

    All except the last departure each day are direct journeys on trains from Stockholm to Gothenburg. These trips vary in duration, from three to five hours. Most trips are approximately three hours long. The nine-hour late-night service requires two changes.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

    Departure train station: services on this route leave from Stockholm Central Station, located in the city centre. The station accommodates the local metro trains and is easily accessible by train and bus. Services in the station include a business lounge, waiting rooms, toilets, WiFi, luggage storage, ATMs and food and drink outlets.

    Arrival train station: Gothenburg Central Station is the destination station for all trains running from Stockholm. The station is located in the centre of the city and has excellent public transport links including bus and tram services. Facilities in the station include restaurants, lounges, car rental desks and access to WiFi.

     Which train companies travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

    SJ (Swedish Railways) and MTRX operate services on this route. In total, 25 of the direct journeys are operated by SJ, and 8 by MTRX. The last indirect journey each day is operated by SJ. 

     SJ (Swedish Railways): Stockholm to Gothenburg

    SJ operates 26 services between Stockholm and Gothenburg each day. In total, 25 of these journeys are direct, with the last journey every day requiring two transfers. Most (19) of the journeys each day take around three hours to complete, with six direct journeys taking around five hours. The indirect journey takes around nine hours with two changes.

    MTRX Stockholm to Gothenburg

    The 8 trains that MTRX operates all take just over three hours to complete the journey. The first of these departures leaves at around 6:00 a.m. and the last just after 7:00 p.m. each day. Trips are cheaper in the early morning and in the evening. 

    Stockholm to Gothenburg trains: services on board

    SJ offers first and second-class travel options. First-class comfort comes at a small additional fee. MTRX offers first or second-class travel. First-class comes with an additional payment and includes a meal and a newspaper.

    SJ allows two cases and one piece of hand luggage per person. Additional items, such as bicycles, are allowed on board as long as they fold and are kept in a protective case. Two pets per passenger are allowed in second-class, and in designated sections of each train. Pets must be kept at the feet of the passenger.

    MTRX requires passengers to easily be able to carry their luggage, and one suitcase and one piece of hand luggage per person is the norm. Arrangements can be made to bring additional items, such as wheelchairs or bicycles, or even pets, by notifying the company before the departure date.

    Both operators provide assistance to disabled travellers and those with limited mobility. It is advised to ring ahead to book assistance in good time before travelling.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

    Booking train tickets online is the best way to easily compare ticket prices and find the best deals. Being flexible with travel times and dates is also an excellent way to save money on tickets. Shorter journeys are usually more expensive, so taking a longer route with changes can also save you money.

    FAQs: Stockholm to Gothenburg train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Stockholm to Gothenburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Stockholm to Gothenburg.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Stockholm to Gothenburg can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Stockholm to Gothenburg is £33; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Stockholm to Gothenburg is 3 h 1 min   to travel the 246 mile long trip, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Stockholm to Gothenburg leaves at 05: 14. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Stockholm to Gothenburg leaves at 22: 10.
    There is 1 train a day from Stockholm to Gothenburg which require at least one change with SJ, MTRX, FlixTrain, Snälltåget or Västtrafik. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Stockholm to Gothenburg with MTRX or Snälltåget. Overall you can travel with the following companies: SJ, MTRX, FlixTrain, Snälltåget or Västtrafik.
    When taking a train from Stockholm to Gothenburg, you can count on SJ, MTRX, FlixTrain, Snälltåget or Västtrafik for the best way to get you to Gothenburg. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Stockholm to Gothenburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Yes, you can take a night train from Stockholm to Gothenburg with Snälltåget. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

    When departing from Stockholm, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Stockholm Central Station, Stockholm-Arlanda, Flygplats (Terminal 5) and Odenplan City Line station. When arriving in Gothenburg, you can end your route in train stations like Gothenburg Centralstation, Gothenburg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Askim Stationsväg.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Stockholm Central Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gothenburg Centralstation, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg by train is October.
    You have options as you can travel between Stockholm and Gothenburg 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Stockholm and Gothenburg

    Stockholm
    Gothenburg
    Stockholm Central Station is the most popular Stockholm railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Stockholm for your journey to Gothenburg.
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    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
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    Phone Number
    +46 841062600
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transport options for Stockholm Central Station
    Metro lines: 10, 11, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19
    Bus lines: 53, 54, 516, 812C, 813C, Flygbussarna
    Tram lines: 7
    Train lines: Dala Line, Northern Main Line, East Coast Line, SJ X2000, 40, 41, 42X, 43, 43X, 44, Arlanda Express, FLX
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    Odenplan City Line stationParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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    Stockholm, Swedenborgsgatan (Södra station)Accessibility
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    Stockholm Östra
    Stockholm, Nordiska museet/Vasamuseet
    Stockholm, CityterminalenAccessibility
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