There are 6 ways to get from Århus to Lübeck by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re8 / ...

$55 - $102

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Aarhus to Kiel 172
  2. Take the bus from Kiel to Lübeck 149

$20 - $34

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Bus Eurolines DE  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Aarhus to Kiel ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Kiel, Hauptbahnhof to Bf. Bad Segeberg 411 / ...

$51 - $71

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Århus to Lübeck 214.1 miles

$45 - $75

Fly from Aarhus, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Aarhus (AAR) to Hamburg (HAM) AAR - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$112 - $486

Train to Copenhagen, fly, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to København H
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Hamburg (HAM) CPH - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$108 - $346

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No, there is no direct bus from Århus to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Aarhus and arriving at Lübeck via Kiel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Århus to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Aarhus H and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

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The distance between Århus and Lübeck is 256 km. The road distance is 342.5 km.

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The best way to get from Århus to Lübeck without a car is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Århus to Lübeck, including transfers.

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Århus to Lübeck bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aarhus station.

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Århus to Lübeck train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from Aarhus H station.

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The best way to get from Århus to Lübeck is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 25 min.

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There is no direct flight from Aarhus Airport to Hamburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Århus to Lübeck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lübeck station.

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Map of how to get from Århus to Lübeck.
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  • Distance: 160.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Århus to Lübeck via Hamburg Hbf in around 5 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Århus to Lübeck via Kiel in around 6 h 25 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Aarhus to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Aarhus to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Aarhus to Hamburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Aarhus to Hamburg via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aarhus to Kiel
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kiel to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aarhus to Kiel ZOB
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Kiel, Hauptbahnhof to Bf. Bad Segeberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de

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Århus to Lübeck train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Lübeck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Århus to Lübeck is 343 km. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Århus to Lübeck.

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Lufthansa and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Aarhus Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Book your Århus to Lübeck bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1513+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Århus to Aarhus Airport is to bus which takes 42 min and costs .

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