Useful information before and during your stay in Gothenburg. Like when to visit, how to travel on public transport or celebrate Midsummer like a Swede. We also share a few historic milestones on the way to the 400th anniversary in 2021.

Getting here

Train, bus, car, air or sea – there are many ways to reach Gothenburg on the beautiful Swedish west coast. Here's all you need to know.

Getting around

How do I buy a tram ticket? Where are the rental bikes and the luggage storage? And what about accessibility? Here you'll find answers to these questions, and many more.

A guiding light

Some want a tourist guide in person or on the phone, while others prefer to read for themselves in folders and apps. Whatever you choose, there's plenty of help to be found before and during your stay.

The city and people of Gothenburg

Check out historical tidbits and fun facts about everything from trams to whales and hotdog specials. Also, get to know some of the locals who help create modern-day Gothenburg.

Talk the talk

A great way to get to know Sweden and Gothenburg is through the Swedish language. Check out our five lessons with dialect words, sounds, untranslatable expressions and more.