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Duration 5h 23m
Distance 432.8 km
Average price 1100 kr
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The train between Kiel and Malmö takes 5h 23m. The train service runs several times per day from Kiel to Malmö. 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 via Schleswig

  1. Kiel Hbf
  2. Schleswig
  3. København H
  4. Malmö
5h 37m
941 kr - 1377 kr

Kiel to Malmö train times

Trains run four times a day between Kiel and Malmö. The service departs Kiel at 18:03 in the evening, which arrives into Malmö at 23:26. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 23m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Kiel to Malmö? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiel to Malmö. However, there are services departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Malmö C via Schleswig and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 37m.

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The distance between Kiel and Malmö is 232 km. The road distance is 432.8 km.

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Kiel to Malmö train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Kiel Hbf station.

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Kiel to Malmö train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Malmö C station.

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There are 281+ hotels available in Malmö. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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What companies run services between Kiel and Malmö?

You can take a train from Kiel to Malmö via Schleswig and København H in around 5h 37m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
850 kr - 1200 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 Kiel Hbf to CPH Lufthavn
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
850 kr - 1200 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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