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

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Fly Aarhus to Zurich  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Aarhus (AAR) to Zurich (ZRH) AAR - ZRH

$105 - $442

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Bus  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Aarhus to Kiel 172
  2. Take the bus from Kiel to Zurich N33

$76 - $126

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Train to Billund, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 43 min

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

$159 - $457

Train to Copenhagen, fly to Zurich  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to København H
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Zurich (ZRH) CPH - ZRH

$136 - $362

Train to Copenhagen, fly to Basel, train  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to København H
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Basel (BSL) CPH - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$148 - $376

Train  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Zürich HB Ice / ...

$252 - $383

Train via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Dammtor Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Basel SBB Ice
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 36 / ...

$256 - $397

Bus, train, night train  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Aarhus to Kiel ZOB
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB Station
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Baden 36

$157 - $242

Drive, train  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Århus to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Basel Bad Bf Ice
  4. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Zürich

$235 - $361

Drive  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Århus to Zürich 771.3 miles

$170 - $260

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No, there is no direct bus from Århus to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Aarhus and arriving at Zurich via Kiel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Århus to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Aarhus H and arriving at Zürich HB via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 19 min.

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The distance between Århus and Zürich is 984 km. The road distance is 1234 km.

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The best way to get from Århus to Zürich without a car is to train which takes 13 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Århus to Zürich, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Århus to Zürich is to fly which takes 6 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 19 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 20 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Aarhus Airport to Zurich Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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  • Distance: 615 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 31 min

What companies run services between Århus, Denmark and Zürich, Switzerland?

Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss and five other airlines fly from Århus to Zürich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Århus to Zürich via Hamburg Hbf in around 13 h 19 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Aarhus to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Aarhus to Zurich via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Aarhus to Zurich via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Billund to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Billund to Zurich via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Billund to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Aarhus to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Billund to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Aarhus to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Billund to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Billund to Zurich via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Billund to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Billund to Zurich via London City
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Billund to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Billund to Zurich via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Vejle St.
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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
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 Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Baden
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
nightjet.com
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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
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

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Århus to Zürich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Århus to Zürich is 1234 km. It takes approximately 11 h 18 min to drive from Århus to Zürich.

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easyJet, Swiss and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Aarhus Airport to Zurich Airport.

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

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There are 501+ hotels available in Zürich. Prices start at $90 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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