Hotel’s location in Gothenburg city center near multiple sources of transportation
The Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel offers guests a wide range of transportation choices. Travelers can walk to the bus station or the ferry, which provides service to Denmark, Germany, Norway and the United Kingdom. The Central Train Station is only 2 kilometers away, and 2 airports, the Gothenburg City Airport and Gothenburg Landvetter Airport, lie within 25 kilometers. The hotel’s position in Gothenburg city center also puts visitors within easy reach of many corporate offices, shopping centers and cultural attractions.
- Lindholmen bus stop - 200 m
- Complimentary ferry - 200 m
- Central Train Station - 2.5 km
- Gothenburg City Airport - 18 km
- Gothenburg Landvetter Airport - 25 km
Gothenburg Landvetter Airport
This airport is the city’s international option, with major airlines like KLM, Lufthansa, British Airlines and Scandinavian Airlines. While there are no trains between this airport and the city, buses, shuttles and taxis provide travelers with service into Gothenburg.
The Airbus Airport Coach takes 20 minutes to travel from the airport to Gothenburg city center, where travelers can disembark at the Korsvägen, Kungsportsplatsen, Nils Ericson or Park Aveny stops (Nils Ericson terminal is closest to the hotel). The buses are located directly outside the check-in hall at the airport. Tickets (approximately SEK 89 one way) can be bought online or through ticket machines at the airport. Guests cannot pay with cash on board the coaches. Please use a credit card or buy tickets in advance from the ticket machines, the website or a reseller.
Taxis are located directly outside the international arrivals hall at Landvetter Airport. You can pay with credit cards in Swedish taxis. However, you should always enquire about the price before traveling as taxi prices are not regulated in Sweden and fares may vary greatly. Major taxi companies have a fixed price for travel between the airport and Gothenburg. Look for the mandatory yellow sticker on the vehicle. The median price for a 15-minute ride is SEK 290 to 390, and the fixed price for Landvetter to Gothenburg City should be approximately SEK 400 to 450. Since there are several Radisson Blu Hotels in the city, be sure to use the following address:
Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel
Contact Gothenburg Landvetter Airport:
Tel:+46 (0)10-109 31 00
Gothenburg City Airport
Gothenburg City Airport, previously called Säve Airport, is Gothenburg's lowest-priced airport, located 15 kilometers from central Gothenburg. The airport hosts regional airlines like Ryanair.
The Airport Coach runs from the city to Gothenburg City Airport and stops at Nils Ericson terminal in central Gothenburg. One-way tickets are approximately SEK 69 and can be bought on the website or through ticket machines at the airport. Guests cannot pay with cash on board the coaches. Please use a credit card or buy tickets in advance from the ticket machines, the website or a reseller.
You can book a taxi or limousine at the airport information desk. Approximate fixed prices for taxi service from Gothenburg City Airport to the city center are SEK 355 to 405. Because there are other Radisson Blu Hotels in the city, please be sure to use the following address:
Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel
Contact Gothenburg City Airport:
Tel: +46 (0)771 41 43 00
Getting to Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel
If arriving in Gothenburg by bus from the airport, disembark at Nils Ericsson Terminal. The most efficient way to the hotel is to use bus line 16 toward Eketrägatan from the bus stop Nordstan, which is located between Nils Ericsson Terminal/Central Station and Nordstan Shopping Mall. The stop on bus line 16 is Lindholmen; the trip will take approximately 10 minutes. Bus line 16 is operated by Västtrafik, which is the public transportation authority in Gothenburg and the western region. Separate companies run the airport buses and public transport vehicles, so be sure to purchase separate tickets. The hotel reception desk also sells transport tickets.
If arriving by car from the city center, drive over the Götaälv Bridge and keep left toward Hjalmar Brantingsgatan. At the junction, keep left toward Öckerö/N Älvstranden/Hamnar/Säve/ Biskopsgården. Turn left onto Brantingsmotet and continue left onto the exit. Continue south onto Route 155 (Lundbyleden). Keep left onto Karlavagnsgatan and then turn left onto Regnbågsgatan. At the roundabout, take the first exit and continue onto Lindholmsallén. Drive straight ahead toward the hotel, which will be on the left.