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17 Oct
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28 Oct
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29 Oct
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Travel Information to Gothenburg from Copenhagen

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£20 - £96
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £20 • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £96 • 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSas Airways, Flixbus or Öresundståg

Travel 141 miles (228 km) by flight, coach or train to Gothenburg from Copenhagen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Sas Airways, Flixbus or Öresundståg among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Copenhagen to Gothenburg.

How to Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

Passengers planning to travel between Copenhagen and Gothenburg have the option of booking train, plane, or bus tickets. All three modes of transport offer daily services, although the train and plane provide the widest choice of departure times. 

What is the Cheapest Way To Get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

Buses are the cheapest way to travel between Copenhagen and Gothenburg. Nettbus provides at least four direct services between the two cities every day, including weekends. The journey usually takes under four hours and 30 minutes, with departures spaced throughout the day. Buses leave from Ingerslevsgade​ bus station and arrive into the Nils Ericson ​bus terminus in Gothenburg. Nils Ericson is located in the city centre, within walking distance of most major hotels. Local buses, trams, and boats provide additional options for onward travel further afield.

What is the Fastest Way to Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

Although flight times between Copenhagen and Gothenburg are under an hour, check-in requirements and the additional time required to travel to and from the airport at either end of the journey means that the train often represents a quicker option. However, train passengers must be careful to check the journey length before booking a ticket. Direct train services usually take just under four hours to complete the trip but some indirect services that incorporate a single change in Malmö​ can actually be slightly quicker at around three hours and 30 minutes. Öresundståg​ operates both direct and indirect services, and all trains start at Copenhagen H station and finish at Gothenburg central station​.

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Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by Train

Operated by Öresundståg​, ​direct trains run every day of the week from Copenhagen H railway station​ to Gothenburg central station​, including Sundays. Journey times vary from around four hours to just over six hours, depending on the departure time. For much of the day, services depart roughly every hour although fewer trains run on Sundays. The metro service and local buses connect to Copenhagen H railway station, which is around a five-minute walk from the city centre. At the other end of the journey, Gothenburg city centre is also just over 5 minutes' walk from the station. Local buses and trams provide onward transport options.

Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by Bus

Daily direct bus services take passengers from Copenhagen's Ingerslevsgade​ bus station​ to the Nils Ericson ​bus terminus in Gothenburg, which is located in the centre of the city​. A variety of public transport options, including local buses and trams, are within a short walk of the bus terminus. Buses leave Copenhagen throughout the day, with morning, afternoon and evening services almost always available. Average journey time is under four and a half hours.

Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by Plane

Up to seven direct flights travel from Copenhagen airport to Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport​ every day of the week. Between them, City Jet and Regional Jet operate all of the flights, which take off at intervals throughout the day to offer a good choice of departure times. Journey lengths are similar regardless of operator, with flight times averaging at just under an hour. Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport​ is around 15 miles outside Gothenburg and local buses take around 30 minutes to make the journey into the centre of the city.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Gothenburg, Sweden if I’m coming from Copenhagen, Denmark?

Travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Gothenburg, Sweden is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Gothenburg from Copenhagen restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Gothenburg, Sweden from Copenhagen?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Gothenburg, Sweden?

The government of Sweden has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 11/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Copenhagen and Gothenburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Denmark from Gothenburg, Sweden due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Copenhagen, Denmark from Sweden is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Copenhagen, Denmark from Gothenburg, Sweden?

Reentering Denmark is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Copenhagen from Gothenburg?

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

Which rules do I need to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Denmark must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 13/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Copenhagen from Gothenburg here.

What are my travel options from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

There are 3 travel options from Copenhagen to Gothenburg: flight, coach or train.

How do I get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £20 compared to other travel options to Gothenburg:

A coach is £76 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Copenhagen to Gothenburg costing on average £96.

A coach is about £24 less than a train, which costs on average £44 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

The quickest way to travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is by flight, which takes on average 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 25 min   on average.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 48 min.

How far is it from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

The distance from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is approximately 141 miles (228 km).

How many services a day are there to Gothenburg from Copenhagen?

The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is:

  • 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Copenhagen and Gothenburg as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Copenhagen to Gothenburg, where do I depart from Copenhagen and where do I arrive in Gothenburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Copenhagen to Gothenburg:

  • Flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg most often leave from Københavns Lufthavn and arrive in Göteborg-Landvetter Flygplats.
  • Trains most often depart from Copenhagen at Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and arrive in Gothenburg at Göteborg, Centralstation.
Which travel companies can take me from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Copenhagen to Gothenburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Sas Airways for flights to Gothenburg. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Sas Airways Copenhagen to Gothenburg tickets on Omio for £96.
  • Flixbus can get you to Gothenburg by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg for £20 on Omio.
  • Travel with Öresundståg to go to Gothenburg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Öresundståg Copenhagen to Gothenburg tickets on Omio for £44.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Copenhagen to Gothenburg often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Stockholm, Oslo or Malmö. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Copenhagen and Gothenburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Gothenburg and any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket to Gothenburg from Copenhagen online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip between Copenhagen and Gothenburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £96 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £20 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £44 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Copenhagen and Gothenburg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.