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Travel to Gothenburg

Directions to Gothenburg City from Airport

Landvetter International Airport, (Gothenburg's main airport )15-20 minutes by direct Airport Bus, connects the airport with Gothenburg Convention Center. It has direct connection with many cities within Europe, most of them within less than 2 hours of flying time.
You can buy the ticket for the Airport Bus on the bus, please observe they only accept creditcard and no cash.

Download Swedavia's Android and iPhone applications for Göteborg Landvetter Airport – they are free of charge and contain many useful functions for travellers. Get them here: Android iPhone

There is also another smaller airport, Gothenburg City Airport (Säve), which is about 20-25 minutes from the city centre. If you fly with Ryanair or Wizz Air, this is where you will arrive. From here, you can easily get into the city centre by using the Airport Bus

By Train

Gothenburg Central Station connects with Copenhagen, Oslo, and Stockholm by high-speed trains.

By Car

Gothenburg is linked to Copenhagen (3 hrs) and Oslo (3 hrs) by the E6 highway which continues south to Hamburg and the European Continent. To reach Stockholm there are 2 alternatives; E20 or 40/E4 passing Jönköping. The swedish highways are generally of very high quality and seldom crowded.

For addresses/maps see; https://maps.google.se/


Some participants may need an entry Visa for Sweden. Participants are requested to consult the Swedish Embassy or Consulate in their home country or with their travel agency for specific details relating to visa requirements. It is the responsibilty of the paticipant to obtain a visa if requires.

For more information see the website of the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Letter of invitation for Visa Application

Upon request the Organizing Committeé of HPH 2013 will send a personal invitation to participants. This invitation is meant only to help visitors to raise travel funds or to obtain a Visa, and is not a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide any financial support. To receive this invitation letter contact asa.c.sandberg@vgregion.se

In your request you have to include the following information:

  • Last Name
  • First Name
  • Home address
  • Place of birth
  • Date of birth
  • Date of arrival in Sweden
  • Date of departure from Sweden
  • Details on accommodation

Liability & Insurance

The Congrss Secretariat and organizers cannot accept responsibility whatsoever for injury or damage involving persons and property during the meeting. Participants are advised to make their own arrangements with respect to health and travel insurance.