Duration 9h 8m
Distance 748.9 km
Average price 1448 kr
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Cologne and Århus takes 9h 8m. There is at least one train per day from Cologne to Århus. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Koeln Hbf
  2. Hamburg Hbf
  3. Århus
9h 26m
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1145 kr - 1660 kr

Cologne to Århus train times

Trains run once daily between Cologne and Århus. The service departs Cologne at 06:10 in the morning, which arrives into Århus at 15:18. All services require a transfer at HAMBURG HBF and take an average of 9h 8m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Århus. However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Aarhus H via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 26m.

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The distance between Cologne and Århus is 619 km. The road distance is 748.9 km.

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Cologne to Århus train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Koeln Hbf station.

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Cologne to Århus train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Aarhus H station.

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What companies run services between Cologne and Århus?

You can take a train from Cologne to Århus via Hamburg Hbf in around 9h 26m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
600 kr - 900 kr

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
600 kr - 900 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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