There are 4 ways to get from Århus to Halmstad by train, bus, car ferry or car

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  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to København H Icl / ...
  2. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Halmstad Central Regional

$68 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Aarhus to Copenhagen 620 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Halmstad 173 / ...

$26 - $44

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Kystvejen, Navitas to Grenaa Trafikterminal 120 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Grenaa to Varberg
  3. Take the train from Varberg Station to Halmstad Central 029

$99 - $117

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Århus to Grenaa
  2. Take the car ferry from Grenaa to Varberg
  3. Drive from Varberg to Halmstad

$90 - $99

What companies run services between Århus, Denmark and Halmstad, Sweden?

You can take a train from Århus to Halmstad via København H and Koebenhavn H in around 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Århus to Halmstad via Copenhagen in around 8 h 5 min.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to København H
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Halmstad Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Varberg St. to Halmstad C
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Varberg Station to Halmstad Central
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$16 - $22
2nd Class Refundable
$16 - $23
1st Class Refundable
$21 - $30
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aarhus to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Halmstad
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Halmstad Regionbussterm.
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
Swebus
Midttrafik
Phone
+45 70 21 02 30
Email
midttrafik@midttrafik.dk
Website
midttrafik.dk
Bus from Kystvejen, Navitas to Grenaa Trafikterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
midttrafik.dk
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Grenaa to Varberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$71
Small Car
$71

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Århus to Halmstad?

The distance between Århus and Halmstad is 173 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Århus to Halmstad is to bus which costs 160 kr - 270 kr and takes 8 h 5 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Århus to Halmstad is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs 410 kr - 700 kr.

Is there a direct train between Århus and Halmstad?

No, there is no direct train from Århus to Halmstad. However, there are services departing from Aarhus H and arriving at Halmstad Central via Koebenhavn H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

Is there a direct bus between Århus and Halmstad?

No, there is no direct bus from Århus to Halmstad. However, there are services departing from Aarhus and arriving at Halmstad via Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Århus to Halmstad, including transfers.