Directions from Copenhagen to Kristiansand

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Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hjoerring st Lyntog / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai Hirtshals-Kristiansand

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from København Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal 820 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon Nx 190 / ...

$50 - $159

4 alternative options

Train, ferry via Valby St.  •  11 h 53 min

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

Drive  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Kristiansand 563 miles

$140 - $220

Fly to Kristiansand  •  4 h 45 min

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

$85 - $358

Fly to Aalborg, train, ferry  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Aalborg (AAL) CPH - AAL
  2. Take the train from Lindholm st(DK) to Hjoerring st
  3. Take the ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai

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

You can take a bus from Copenhagen to Kristiansand via Oslo Bussterminal in around 13 h 26 min. Alternatively, Widerøe and Scandinavian Airlines fly from Copenhagen to Kristiansand 3 times a day.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hjoerring st
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Valby St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Lindholm st(DK) to Hjoerring st
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Lindholm St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus operators
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from København Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
Swebus
FlixBus
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
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
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 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $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
$55 - $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
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
nor-way.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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Copenhagen and Kristiansand is 390 km. The road distance is 901 km.

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Kristiansand is to bus which costs 320 kr - 1100 kr and takes 13 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Kristiansand is to fly which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 500 kr - 2300 kr.

No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Kristiansand. However, there are services departing from København Ingerslevsgade and arriving at Kristiansand rutebilstasjon via Oslo Bussterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 7 min to get from Copenhagen to Kristiansand, including transfers.