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Train  •  8h 36m

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

€57 - €195

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Bus, train  •  11h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Arhus Bus Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf Re / ...

€115 - €243

Bus  •  15h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Aarhus Banegårdsplads/Banegårdspladsen to Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport
  2. Take the bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Kolding Busterminal 166
  3. Take the bus from Kolding bus station to Duisburg central train station N74

Drive  •  5h 52m

  1. Drive from Århus to Oberhausen 696.6 km

€80 - €120

Fly Aarhus to Dusseldorf  •  7h 21m

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

€60 - €266

Train to Billund, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5h 31m

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

€86 - €189

Train to Copenhagen, fly to Dusseldorf  •  7h 21m

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

€88 - €231

Train to Hamburg, fly to Dusseldorf  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Dusseldorf (DUS) HAM - DUS

€101 - €292

Train to Billund, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Vejle St.
  2. Fly from Billund (BLL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BLL - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
  4. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf

€90 - €320

Århus to Oberhausen by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Århus and Oberhausen is around 10h 42m and covers a distance of around 737 km. The fastest journey normally takes 10h 42m. Operated by Comati PSG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Århus to Oberhausen service departs from Arhus Bus Station and arrives in Oberhausen Hbf. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10h 42m
Fastest journey time:
10h 42m
Journey distance:
737 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€155
Carbon emissions:
63 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:00
Last service departs at:
06:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Århus to Oberhausen bus, walk and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Oberhausen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Oberhausen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Oberhausen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Århus to Oberhausen is to drive which costs 600 kr - 900 kr and takes 5h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Århus to Oberhausen is to train and fly which costs 600 kr - 1500 kr and takes 5h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Århus to Oberhausen. However, there are services departing from Aarhus H and arriving at Oberhausen Hbf via Hamburg Hbf and Gelsenkirchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 36m.

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The distance between Århus and Oberhausen is 565 km. The road distance is 696.6 km.

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The best way to get from Århus to Oberhausen without a car is to train which takes 8h 36m and costs 420 kr - 1500 kr.

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It takes approximately 8h 36m to get from Århus to Oberhausen, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Århus to Oberhausen is to train which takes 8h 36m and costs 420 kr - 1500 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15h 34m, you could also fly, which costs 440 kr - 2000 kr and takes 7h 21m.

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There is no direct flight from Aarhus Airport to Dusseldorf Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Århus to Oberhausen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Gelsenkirchen Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Århus to Oberhausen.
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  • Distance: 564.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 36m

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

You can take a train from Århus to Oberhausen via Hamburg Hbf and Gelsenkirchen Hbf in around 8h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Århus to Oberhausen via Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport, Kolding Busterminal, Kolding bus station, Duisburg central train station, and Duisburg Hbf in around 15h 34m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €260
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €200
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €330
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €360
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Flights from Billund to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €340
Flights from Billund to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €210
Flights from Aarhus to Dusseldorf via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €210
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€55 - €250
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aarhus H to Vejle St.
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aarhus H to CPH Lufthavn
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Gelsenkirchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Gelsenkirchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Gelsenkirchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Gelsenkirchen central station
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€19 - €23
Website
Flixtrain
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Eurobahn
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
National Express Rail
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
ABELLIO Rail
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€14 - €19
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€17 - €24
1st Class
€28 - €40
Bus operators
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Arhus Bus Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€80 - €95
Website
Comati PSG
Midttrafik
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kolding bus station to Duisburg central train station
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Århus to Oberhausen is 697 km. It takes approximately 5h 52m to drive from Århus to Oberhausen.

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