Travel throughout Sweden from this hotel’s ideal spot in Gothenburg city center near transportation
Walk outside the hotel, and you’ll find the beautiful Göta River and a variety of transportation options to take you anywhere you want to go. The hotel’s position in Gothenburg city center gives you access to the Lindholmen Science Park, the home of several major companies, as well as many shopping centers and cultural attractions. Catch a bus, tram or ferry, which have stations within walking distance of the hotel, to reach the rest of Sweden or other countries like Denmark, Germany, Norway and the United Kingdom. For longer trips, hop on a train at the Central Train Station, only 2 kilometers away, or a plane at the Gothenburg City Airport or the Gothenburg Landvetter Airport, both within 25 kilometers of the hotel.
- 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
Getting to and from Landvetter AirportThis 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 30 minutes to travel from the airport to Gothenburg city center, where you can disembark at the Korsvägen, Kungsportsplatsen, Nils Ericson or Park Avenue stops (the Nils Ericson bus terminal is closest to the hotel). You will find the buses directly outside the check-in hall at the airport. Buy bus tickets (approximately SEK 100 one way) either online or through ticket machines at the airport. You 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 and settle on a price before traveling because taxi prices are not regulated in Sweden and 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 should be SEK 400 to 450. Since there are several Radisson Blu hotels in the city, be sure to give the taxi driver the following address:
Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel
Contact Gothenburg Landvetter AirportTel: +46 (0)10 109 31 00
Getting to and from Gothenburg City AirportGothenburg 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 the Nils Ericson bus 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. You 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, be sure to give the driver the following address:
Radisson Blu Riverside Hotel
Contact Gothenburg City AirportTel: +46 (0)771 41 43 00
Getting to Radisson Blu Riverside HotelIf you’re arriving at the hotel by bus from one of the airports, disembark at the Nils Ericson bus terminal. From there, the most efficient way to the hotel is to use bus line 16 toward Eketrägatan from the bus stop Nordstan, which is located between the Nils Ericson bus terminal / Central Station and Nordstan Shopping Mall. The stop on bus line 16 is Lindholmen; the trip will take about 10 minutes. Keep in mind that bus line 16 is operated by Västtrafik, a public transportation system, and not the airport, so you’ll have to purchase separate tickets for each bus trip. For your convenience, the hotel reception desk sells transportation 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.
GPS CoordinatesLat: 57.70785