ok We use cookies on our website to allow you the best possible service. More information can be found here.
Your location:

Göteborg

Göteborg

About Göteborg

509,847 in city
905,729 in metro
451 km² (174 mi²)
2 m
Göteborg or Gothenburg the second-largest city in Sweden, after Stockholm, and the fifth-largest in the Nordic countries. Göteborg was founded in 1621 by King Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden. It lies by the sea at the mouth of Göta Älv—the river running through the city—and is the largest seaport in the Nordic countries. Volvo Cars was founded in Gothenburg in 1927.