Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport Guide (GOT)
Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport is the larger of two international airports serving the Swedish city of Gothenburg. Take a look at our Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport guide for information on airport facilities, transport options and local accommodation.
Plans are in place to extend the railway line to include a station at Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport.
A 24-hour information desk (tel: (031) 941 100) is located in the international check-in hall. Staff at the desk can provide help and information on scheduled and charter flights, parking, hotel reservations, lost property and left luggage.
From Gothenburg, take national road 40 eastwards in the direction of Borås: Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport is situated just off this motorway.
From Oslo, Malmö, Karlstad or Stockholm, follow the road signs marked with the airport symbol. When approaching Gothenburg, take the Flygplatsmotet exit for the airport.
Bus: Public buses (tel: (0771) 414 300; www.vasttrafik.se) also operate from the airport; bus 615 runs to Landvetter via Härryda Church; while bus 616 goes to Rävlanda via Hällingsjö and Landvetter. Timetables are available from the information desk.
Coach: Flygbussarna Airport Coaches (tel: (0771) 515 252; www.flygbussarna.se) serve Gothenburg and Borås. At peak hours these depart every 15 minutes. The journey time into Gothenburg is 40 minutes, and a single ticket costs kr89.
Taxi: Taxis are available from a number of companies, including Taxi Göteborg (tel: (031) 650 000; www.taxigoteborg.se), Taxi Kurir (tel: (031) 272 727; www.taxikurir.se), VIP Taxi (tel: (031) 278 600; www.viptaxi.se) and Flygtaxi (tel: (031) 710 3000; www.flygtaxi.se).
Taxi companies often have a fixed rate fare to Gothenburg city and other destinations from the airport. Advance bookings can be made online through Takibokning (www.taxibokning.se).
ATMs and a full service bank are located in the international hall. There are bureaux de change before and after security, as well as within the bank itself.
Telephones are situated throughout the terminal. Paid-for Wi-Fi internet access is also available, as are various internet kiosks. There is an international courier service office to assist with postal deliveries.
There are restaurants and cafés in the domestic and international departure halls serving Swedish and international fare. A small selection of eateries is also available pre-security in both terminals.
There is a wide variety of shops at Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport, including a fashion boutique, bookshops and a gift retailer. Duty-free shopping is available in both the international arrivals and departures areas for those travelling from or to non-EU destinations.
Trolleys are available free of charge throughout Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport and its car parks. Travellers can leave baggage in lockers located in the check-in hall for a maximum of 30 days. For lost and found items, contact the 24-hour lost property service (tel: 010 109 3304).
Fax facilities are available at the information desk in the International check-in hall. There are a number of meeting and conference rooms at Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport, with a capacity for up to 65 delegates (tel: (031) 941 160).
The nearby Landvetter Airport Hotel (tel: (031) 977 550; www.landvetterairporthotel.com) has a further 12 conference and meeting rooms accommodating up to 150 delegates, as well as videoconferencing and teleconferencing facilities and photocopying, printing and fax services.
Disabled travellers should inform their travel agent or airline in advance if they require assistance with luggage, getting to/from (and boarding) aircraft, or if they have a hearing problem and require personal information. Travellers with a disabled permit are charged the cheaper parking rate in all car parks.
There are more than 10,000 parking spaces at Gothenburg Landvetter Airport. These are located within indoor multi-storey car parks (P3 and P4), outdoor short-term car parks for both domestic (S1 and P2) and international (S2, S3, S4) travellers and cheaper long-term areas (P5, P6 and P7).
A manual payment desk can be found at the Luftfartsverket Information desk in the international check-in hall. Contact the parking service (tel: (031) 941 033) for more information.
Car hire companies at Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport include: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt.