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

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Train, ferry  •  11h 43m

  1. Take the train from København H to Aalborg St. Icl / ...
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Hirtshals St. 76
  3. Take the ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai

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Bus  •  12h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen central train station to Oslo 613
  2. Take the bus from Oslo bussterminal to Øygårdsdalen Nw192 / ...

kr 699 - kr 956

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Drive, car ferry  •  10h 58m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hirtshals
  2. Take the car ferry from Hirtshals to Kristiansand

kr 843 - kr 1217

Fly to Kristiansand, line 100 bus  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Kristiansand (KRS) CPH - KRS
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Rona E18 to Lillesand Viadukten

Fly to Aalborg, train, ferry  •  9h 14m

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

Fly to Stavanger, train  •  9h 17m

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

kr 862 - kr 2766

Copenhagen to Lillesand by bus

The bus journey time between Copenhagen and Lillesand is around 23h 19m and covers a distance of around 901 km. The fastest bus normally takes 23h 19m. Operated by FlixBus, Nor-Way Bussekspress, Nettbuss AS and others, the Copenhagen to Lillesand bus service departs from Copenhagen central train station and arrives in Lillesand Viadukten. Typically only one bus runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
23h 19m
Fastest bus time:
23h 19m
Buses per week:
1
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
112 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
12:45
Last bus departs at:
12:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Copenhagen to Lillesand bus schedules

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Conditions of entry into Norway from Denmark

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Denmark
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
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  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lillesand is 815 55 015.

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

The social distance requirement in Lillesand is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 815 55 015.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Denmark from Norway.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Lillesand is to bus which costs 500 kr - 700 kr and takes 12h 53m.

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The fastest way to get from Copenhagen to Lillesand is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost 600 kr - 2000 kr and takes 9h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen station to Lillesand. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen central train station and arriving at Lillesand Viadukten via Oslo bussterminal and Øygårdsdalen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 53m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Lillesand is 382 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Lillesand without a car is to train and ferry which takes 11h 43m and costs .

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It takes approximately 11h 43m to get from Copenhagen to Lillesand, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Lillesand bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen central train station.

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

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Copenhagen to Lillesand bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, arrive at Øygårdsdalen station.

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

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Lillesand.
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  • Distance: 382.3 km
  • Duration: 11h 43m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Lillesand, Agder, Norway?

You can take a bus from Copenhagen to Lillesand via Oslo, Oslo bussterminal, and Øygårdsdalen in around 12h 53m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 1200 - kr 5500
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
kr 1700 - kr 3400
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 600 - kr 2000
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 800 - kr 2700
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 800 - kr 2700
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Bergen
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
kr 800 - kr 2700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 260 - kr 750
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 700 - kr 3100
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
kr 700 - kr 3100
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 300 - kr 800
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Copenhagen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 1200 - kr 5500
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 420 - kr 600
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Hirtshals St.
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
North Jutland Transport Company
Train from Lindholm St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
North Jutland Transport Company
Go-Ahead Nordic
Phone
+47 61 25 80 00
Email
kundeservice@go-aheadnordic.no
Website
go-aheadnordic.no
Train from Sandnes to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
kr 280 - kr 440
Schedules at
go-aheadnordic.no
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen central train station to Oslo
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
kr 290 - kr 360
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Øygårdsdalen
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
kr 400 - kr 490
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 400 - kr 490
Nettbuss AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
vybuss.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Øygårdsdalen
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
kr 460 - kr 600
Website
Nettbuss AS
Vaernes Ekspressen
Phone
+47 905 74 475
Email
post@vaernesekspressen.no
Website
vaernesekspressen.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Øygårdsdalen
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Vaernes Ekspressen
Agder Kollektivtrafikk as
Phone
815 00 194
Email
post@akt.no
Website
akt.no
Bus from Rona E18 to Lillesand Viadukten
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Agder Kollektivtrafikk as
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Color Line AS
Fjordline
Phone
+47 51 46 40 99
Email
info@fjordline.com
Website
fjordline.com
Car ferry from Hirtshals to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 220 - kr 310
Website
Fjordline

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