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Gothenburg to Stockholm Train Tickets E‑TICKET

Gothenburg to Stockholm Train Tickets

Make the trip from Gothenburg to Stockholm by train part of your Swedish vacation experience. Book with SJ, the country’s leading passenger rail company, and you’ll find yourself aboard the mighty “X2”, an ultra-smooth high-speed train capable of coasting along comfortably at up to 200km/h. As you settle into your Second or First Class seat, you’ll be treated to friendly services as well as the breathtaking view just outside your window!

A true seaport city, Gothenburg is renowned for its Dutch-inspired canals and winding avenues accented by quaint shops and cafés. Your next stop: Stockholm, Sweden’s capital city comprised of 14 interconnected islands. In addition to its many notable landmark attractions, Stockholm offers excellence in haute couture shopping, fine dining and night life entertainment.

Your ticket for this trip is called an “SJ-Resplus E-Ticket and Reservation” which you can purchase here. Once booked, you will receive an email confirmation along with a link to your e-ticket’s PDF. Simply print out your e-ticket and you’re set to travel from Gothenburg to Stockholm by train, seat reservation included!

Journey details

Trains depart in 15- to 30-minute intervals during peak times and every hour otherwise, with an average of 27 direct-route departures daily

Travel time
2 hours and 53 minutes (fastest time)

Train stations
Gothenburg Central (Göteborg C) and Stockholm Centralstationen (Stockholm C)

Train features
SJ “X2” tilting high-speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 200km/h

SJ E-ticket fares

The “SJ-Resplus E-Ticket and Reservation” is best suited to travelers who wish to ride on a specific date, time and train. Tickets are valid for single trips only, in either Second or First Class.

  • “SJ-Resplus E-Ticket and Reservation” - Base Fare:
    Fully refundable prior to departure; non-refundable after departure.
  • “SJ-Resplus E-Ticket and Reservation” - Non Refundable:
    No refunds allowed.

SJ E-ticket classes

  • Second Class
    • Roomy, comfortable seats
    • Access to food and drink bistro (offering a menu of tasty sandwiches, salads, sweets and snacks as well as main course meals, hot and cold beverages plus beer and wine)
  • First Class
    • Spacious coaches with larger seats
    • Service of coffee, tea and fruit during the trip
    • Complimentary breakfast served at your seat until 9am.
    • Complimentary morning and evening newspapers (Swedish)
    • “Quiet Zone” seating
    • Access to music and radio channels
    • Access to a private conference compartment for up to 4 people (must be booked in advance)

SJ E-ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children between 4 and 15 years of age receive 50% off the adult ticket price.
    Children under 4 years of age travel free of charge (maximum 2 children per accompanying adult fare).

SJ train services and amenities

  • Modern coaches
  • Food and drink bistro
  • Above-seat storage compartments for small personal baggage items
  • Designated storage areas for larger items of luggage
  • Power outlets at every seat
  • WiFi access
  • aby changing tables in most railcars

More info

Seat reservations
Your SJ e-ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

E-ticket delivery
Receive your e-ticket as a PDF document, which you can print at home and is valid for travel from Gothenburg to Stockholm by train.

Read more about Sweden SJ train tickets with reservation

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