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There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Randers by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the train from København H to Randers St. Icl / ...

260 kr - 360 kr

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen central train station to Randers 621

130 kr - 170 kr

4 alternative options

Night train  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the night train from København H to Randers St. Ic

260 kr - 360 kr

Drive  •  3h 13m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Randers 332.6 km

290 kr - 430 kr

Fly to Aalborg, train  •  3h 37m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Aalborg (AAL) CPH - AAL
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Randers St.

332 kr - 694 kr

Fly to Aarhus, train  •  4h 15m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Aarhus (AAR) CPH - AAR
  2. Take the train from Aarhus H to Randers St.

427 kr - 2374 kr

Copenhagen to Randers by trains

The train journey time between Copenhagen and Randers is around 3h 36m and covers a distance of around 383 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 23m. Operated by Danish Railways (DSB), the Copenhagen to Randers train service departs from København H and arrives in Randers St.. Typically 155 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 36m
Fastest train time:
3h 23m
Trains per week:
155
Cheapest price:
260 kr
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:05
Last train departs at:
18:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Copenhagen to Randers train schedules

Copenhagen → Randers
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Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Denmark.

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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 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Randers is 072 22 74 59.

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

The social distance requirement in Randers is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 072 22 74 59.

Last updated: 9 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Randers is to bus which costs 130 kr - 170 kr and takes 4h 30m.

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The fastest way to get from Copenhagen to Randers is to drive. Taking this option will cost 290 kr - 430 kr and takes 3h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen central train station station and arriving at Randers. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from København H and arriving at Randers St.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 23m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Randers is 180 km. The road distance is 332.6 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Randers without a car is to train which takes 3h 23m and costs 260 kr - 360 kr.

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The train from København H to Randers St. takes 3h 23m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Copenhagen to Randers train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Randers is to train which takes 3h 23m and costs 260 kr - 360 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 130 kr - 170 kr and takes 4h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Randers.
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  • Distance: 179.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 23m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Randers, Denmark?

Danish Railways (DSB) operates a train from København H to Randers St. hourly. Tickets cost 260 kr - 360 kr and the journey takes 3h 23m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen central train station to Randers once daily. Tickets cost 130 kr - 170 kr and the journey takes 4h 30m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
550 kr - 1500 kr
Flights from Copenhagen to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
480 kr - 2200 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
180 kr - 1200 kr
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240 kr - 600 kr
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Randers St.
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 kr - 360 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aalborg St. to Randers St.
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85 kr - 120 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aarhus H to Randers St.
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
70 kr - 110 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen central train station to Randers
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kr - 170 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Aalborg Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Copenhagen to Randers bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Randers station.

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Copenhagen to Randers train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Randers St. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Randers is 333 km. It takes approximately 3h 13m to drive from Copenhagen to Randers.

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DAT Danish Air Transport, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Aalborg Airport.

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Book your Copenhagen to Randers bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Randers. Prices start at 750 kr DKK 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 45 kr - 65 kr.

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