Goteborg Landvetter Airport (GOT) is an international airport located 20 kilometers south-east of the city of Goteborg and about 40 kilometers west of Borås. It is the largest and the only international airport of three city airports and the second largest airport in Sweden, after Stockholm Arlanda Airport (ARN). The airport is operated by Swedavia and it serves over 6.8 million passengers annually. It is also an important freight airport.
How to get from Goteborg Landvetter Airport to Goteborg
There are several ways to get to and from Goteborg Airport, including public transport and private options.
Airport shuttle bus
There is a direct bus line operated by Flygbussarna connecting the airport with Goteborg centre with departures up to every 12 minutes. The ride lasts around 20 minutes, depending on the traffic, with several centrally located bus stops in the city.
Buses are situated outside the check-in hall and tickets can be purchased in the kiosk at the airport, in several ticket machines, online and also directly on board, but only with credit or debit cards. Another option would be taking Nettbuss bus to the city centre.
Local bus number 612 runs non-stop between the airport and Goteborg Travel Center and the bus stop is outside the check-in hall by the terminal.
If you prefer a comfortable ride over a crowded public transport, we recommend you to take a taxi operating 24/7. You will find taxi parking outside the Arrivals Hall. The comparative price is usually calculated within a journey of 10 kilometers that takes 15 minutes and that is the price stated on taxi doors. There is a free price setting so choose the company that suits you best.
Another way to travel to Goteborg is with a private, door-to-door transfer from Goteborg Airport to your accommodation in the city.
You can pre-book a transfer for a hassle-free experience, professional driver will wait for you at the airport and take you to your destination.
Renting a car at Goteborg Airport
For those who would prefer to reach the city and explore the area on their own, the best option is to rent a car directly at the airport. At Goteborg International Airport, you’ll find the following car rental companies: Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, Sixt, etc.
Goteborg Landvetter Airport accommodation
There are no hotels at the airport, but there are several hotels nearby.
Goteborg Landvetter Airport FAQs
- I arrive late at the airport. Will it be a problem for me to get to the city?
There is a direct bus line operating from the airport to the Goteborg city centre from early morning to late night hours, but in case you miss the bus, you can always take a taxi which are at your disposal 24/7.
- Is there a free WiFi service available at Goteborg Airport?
Yes, there is free WiFi available throughout the airport terminal.
- Can I exchange money at Goteborg Airport?
Exchanging money at Goteborg Airport is easy, there is Forex Bank at the airport and several ATMs inside the terminal building.
- I am continuing my journey outside Goteborg. Are there any direct lines to other destinations?
There are buses from Goteborg Airport to Borås and Jönköping. For more options, head to the Central station and check other options there.