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There are 10 ways to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne by train, plane, car ferry, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Aalborg, fly to Dusseldorf  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Frederikshavn St. to Lindholm St.
  2. Fly from Aalborg (AAL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AAL - DUS

$99 - $394

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Train to Aalborg, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Frederikshavn St. to Lindholm St.
  2. Fly from Aalborg (AAL) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) AAL - CGN

$54 - $271

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Car ferry to Gothenburg, fly to Dusseldorf  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Frederkishavn to Gothenburg
  2. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Dusseldorf (DUS) GOT - DUS

$86 - $235

Train to Aalborg, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Frederikshavn St. to Lindholm St.
  2. Fly from Aalborg (AAL) to Amsterdam (AMS) AAL - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
  4. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Koln Hbf

$139 - $383

Train, train to Billund, fly to Dusseldorf  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Frederikshavn St. to Aalborg St.
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Vejle St.
  3. Fly from Billund (BLL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BLL - DUS

$125 - $451

Train  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Frederikshavn St. to Aalborg St. 75
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...

$95 - $234

Bus, train  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Frederikshavn St. to Aalborg Busterminal 73
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg to Kiel ZOB
  3. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...

$77 - $209

Bus  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal 980
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg to Kolding 150
  3. Take the bus from Kolding to Dortmund N98
  4. Take the bus from Dortmund ZOB to Köln ZOB

$71 - $139

Drive, train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Frederikshavn to Hamburg-Altona
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Köln Hbf Ic / ...

$158 - $236

Drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Frederikshavn to Cologne 577 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne is to bus which costs 460 kr - 900 kr and takes 18 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne is to train and fly which costs 350 kr - 1800 kr and takes 7 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frederikshavn to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Havnepladsen and arriving at Köln ZOB via Aalborg, Kolding and Dortmund ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frederikshavn to Cologne. However, there are services departing from Frederikshavn St. and arriving at Köln Hbf via Aalborg St., Aarhus H and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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The distance between Frederikshavn and Cologne is 760 km. The road distance is 923.2 km.

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The best way to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne without a car is to train which takes 13 h 30 min and costs 600 kr - 1600 kr.

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne, including transfers.

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Frederikshavn to Cologne bus services, operated by North Jutland Transport Company, depart from Havnepladsen station.

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Frederikshavn to Cologne train services, operated by North Jutland Transport Company, depart from Frederikshavn St. station.

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The best way to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne is to train which takes 13 h 30 min and costs 600 kr - 1600 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 460 kr - 900 kr and takes 18 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne.
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  • Distance: 475 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min

What companies run services between Frederikshavn, Denmark and Cologne, Germany?

You can take a train from Frederikshavn to Cologne via Aalborg St., Aarhus H, and Hamburg Hbf in around 13 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frederikshavn to Cologne via Aalborg Busterminal, Aalborg, Kolding, Dortmund, and Dortmund ZOB in around 18 h 16 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Aalborg to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Aalborg to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Copenhagen, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aalborg to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Aalborg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Copenhagen, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Copenhagen, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Oslo, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Copenhagen, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Aalborg to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Train operators
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Frederikshavn St. to Lindholm St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Frederikshavn St. to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Vejle St.
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Frederikshavn St. to Aalborg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aalborg to Kiel ZOB
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Dortmund ZOB to Köln ZOB
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
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 Aalborg to Kolding
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kolding to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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There is no direct flight from Aalborg Airport to Dusseldorf Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Frederikshavn to Cologne bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Köln ZOB station.

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Frederikshavn to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Köln Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frederikshavn to Cologne is 923 km. It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to drive from Frederikshavn to Cologne.

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KLM and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Aalborg Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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