There are 7 ways to get from Copenhagen to Kristiansand by train, ferry, bus, car or plane

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, ferry  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hjørring St. Ic
  2. Take the ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai Hirtshals-Kristiansand

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Oslo 613 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon Nw192 / ...

$69 - $125

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Train, ferry via Langå St.  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Langå St. Icl
  2. Take the train from Langå St. to Aalborg St. Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Hjørring St. 75 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai

Train  •  14 h 6 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 Kristiansand stasjon 50

Drive  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Kristiansand 563 miles

$140 - $220

Fly to Kristiansand  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Kristiansand (KRS) CPH - KRS

$87 - $360

Fly to Stavanger, train  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Stavanger (SVG) CPH - SVG
  2. Take the train from Sandnes Sentrum stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon

$102 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Kristiansand is to bus which costs 450 kr - 850 kr and takes 13 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Kristiansand is to fly which costs 550 kr - 2400 kr and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Kristiansand is 390 km. The road distance is 900.8 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 3 min to get from Copenhagen to Kristiansand, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Kristiansand. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Kristiansand rutebilstasjon via Oslo bussterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Kristiansand. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Kristiansand stasjon via Göteborg Centralstation and Oslo S. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 6 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Kristiansand is 901 km. It takes approximately 10 h 8 min to drive from Copenhagen to Kristiansand.

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Copenhagen to Kristiansand bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade station.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Kristiansand.
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  • Distance: 243.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 3 min

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

You can take a bus from Copenhagen to Kristiansand via Oslo and Oslo bussterminal in around 13 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Kristiansand via Göteborg Centralstation and Oslo S in around 14 h 6 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
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Bergen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Langå St.
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Langå St. to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 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
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $100
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Nsb
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Kristiansand stasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
nsb.no
Train from Sandnes Sentrum stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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
4 times a day
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
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from København Ingerslevsgade to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
Swebus
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Nettbuss Travel AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Oslo to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
konkurrenten.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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