There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Arendal by bus, train, ferry, car or plane

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Bus  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Oslo 613 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oslo to Arendal 17

$71 - $93

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Train, ferry, bus  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Aalborg St. Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Hjørring St. 75 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai
  4. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Arendal bussterminal 100

Train  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Oslo S 394 / ...
  3. Take the train from Oslo S to Nelaug stasjon 50

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Arendal 524.3 miles

$130 - $210

Fly to Kristiansand, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Kristiansand (KRS) CPH - KRS
  2. Take the bus from Kjevik lufthavn to Arendal bussterminal

Fly to Oslo Sandefjord, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Oslo Sandefjord (TRF) CPH - TRF
  2. Take the bus from Ringdalskrysset to Arendal

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Arendal via Oslo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Arendal. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Arendal stasjon via Göteborg Centralstation, Oslo S and Nelaug stasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 35 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Arendal is 385 km. The road distance is 838.9 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Arendal without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 54 min to get from Copenhagen to Arendal, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Arendal bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to Arendal train services, operated by Öresundståg, depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Arendal is to bus which takes 12 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Kristiansand Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Copenhagen to Arendal bus services, operated by Konkurrenten, arrive at Arendal station.

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  • Distance: 240.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 54 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Arendal, Norway?

You can take a bus from Copenhagen to Arendal via Oslo in around 12 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Arendal via Göteborg Centralstation, Oslo S, and Nelaug stasjon in around 14 h 35 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Copenhagen to Oslo Sandefjord
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Oslo Sandefjord
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Nsb
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Nelaug stasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
nsb.no
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 Copenhagen to Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Oslo to Arendal
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Ringdalskrysset to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Agder Kollektivtrafikk as
Phone
815 00 194
Email
post@akt.no
Website
akt.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Agder Kollektivtrafikk as
Agder flyekspress
Website
flyekspress.no
Bus from Kjevik lufthavn to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
flyekspress.no
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
colorline.no

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Copenhagen to Arendal train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), arrive at Nelaug stasjon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Arendal is 839 km. It takes approximately 9 h 24 min to drive from Copenhagen to Arendal.

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Widerøe and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Kristiansand Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Arendal. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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