There are 10 ways to get from Århus to Cologne by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...

$144 - $216

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Aarhus to Hamburg ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen X73 / ...

$76 - $114

8 alternative options

Train, night bus  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus to Kolding st Ic
  2. Take the night bus from Kolding to Dortmund N74
  3. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena Re1

$86 - $131

Drive  •  7 h

  1. Drive from Århus to Cologne 468.3 miles

$100 - $160

Train to Billund, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus to Vejle st
  2. Fly from Billund (BLL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BLL - DUS

$125 - $452

Fly Aarhus to Dusseldorf  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Aarhus (AAR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AAR - DUS

$192 - $297

Train to Copenhagen, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus to Koebenhavns Lufthavn st
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) CPH - CGN

$83 - $255

Train to Billund, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus to Vejle st
  2. Fly from Billund (BLL) to Frankfurt (FRA) BLL - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf

$133 - $389

Train to Copenhagen, fly to Dusseldorf  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus to Koebenhavns Lufthavn st
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Dusseldorf (DUS) CPH - DUS

$118 - $309

Train, train to Westerland, fly to Dusseldorf  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus to Bramming st
  2. Take the train from Bramming st to Toender st
  3. Fly from Westerland (GWT) to Dusseldorf (DUS) GWT - DUS

$168 - $522

What companies run services between Århus, Denmark and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Århus to Cologne via Hamburg Hbf in around 9 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Århus to Cologne via Hamburg ZOB, Hamburg, Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen, and Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie in around 13 h 59 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Billund to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Billund to Frankfurt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Billund to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Billund to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Westerland to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Westerland to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus to Kolding st
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus to Vejle st
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus to Koebenhavns Lufthavn st
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus to Bramming st
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Bramming st to Toender st
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Schedules at
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - Rhein-Sieg-Express
Website
avv.de
Train from Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf to Deutz, Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Arriva DK
Website
arriva.dk
Train from Bramming St. to Tønder St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arriva.dk
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aarhus to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Kolding to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Århus to Cologne?

The distance between Århus and Cologne is 619 km. The road distance is 749 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Århus to Cologne?

The cheapest way to get from Århus to Cologne is to bus which costs 460 kr - 700 kr and takes 13 h 59 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Århus to Cologne?

The quickest way to get from Århus to Cologne is to train and fly which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 750 kr - 2800 kr.

Is there a direct train between Århus and Cologne?

No, there is no direct train from Århus to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Aarhus H and arriving at Köln Hbf via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

Is there a direct bus between Århus and Cologne?

No, there is no direct bus from Århus to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Aarhus and arriving at Köln, Heumarkt via Hamburg and Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Rathaus-Galerie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 59 min.

How long does it take to get from Århus to Cologne?

It takes approximately 9 h 39 min to get from Århus to Cologne, including transfers.