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

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Train to Aalborg, fly to Dusseldorf  •  7h 40m

  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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Bus  •  17h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal 980
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg to Kolding 627
  3. Take the bus from Kolding to Dortmund N98
  4. Take the bus from Dortmund ZOB to Köln ZOB

$71 - $140

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Car ferry to Gothenburg, fly to Dusseldorf  •  9h 35m

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

$86 - $235

Car ferry to Gothenburg, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the car ferry from Frederkishavn to Gothenburg
  2. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Frankfurt (FRA) GOT - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12

$120 - $299

Train to Aalborg, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  8h 34m

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

$138 - $381

Train, train to Billund, fly to Dusseldorf  •  9h 36m

  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  •  13h 14m

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

$93 - $232

Bus, train  •  19h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Frederikshavn St. to Aalborg Busterminal 73
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg to Bielefeld
  4. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Kamen Bf Re6
  5. Take the train from Kamen Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re6 / ...

Drive, train  •  9h 15m

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

$99 - $236

Drive  •  8h 34m

  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 - 950 kr and takes 17h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne is to train and fly which costs 600 kr - 2600 kr and takes 7h 40m.

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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 17h 51m.

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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., Fredericia St. and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 14m.

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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 13h 14m and costs 600 kr - 1500 kr.

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It takes approximately 7h 40m 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 13h 14m and costs 600 kr - 1500 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 460 kr - 950 kr and takes 17h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Frederikshavn to Cologne.
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  • Distance: 475 miles
  • Duration: 7h 40m

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

You can take a train from Frederikshavn to Cologne via Aalborg St., Fredericia St., and Hamburg Hbf in around 13h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frederikshavn to Cologne via Aalborg, Kolding, and Dortmund ZOB in around 17h 51m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Aalborg to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Gothenburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Gothenburg to Frankfurt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Aalborg to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Aalborg to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Gothenburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Gothenburg to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aalborg to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Gothenburg to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Aalborg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Gothenburg to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Billund to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Frederikshavn St. to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
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
35m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Vejle St.
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Fredericia St.
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Fredericia St. to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
dsb.dk
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg-Altona station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Kamen Bf
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Kamen Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$33 - $38
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Frederikshavn St. to Aalborg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
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
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kolding to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Dortmund ZOB to Köln ZOB
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Comati PSG
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Hamburg to Bielefeld
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
bozur.net
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There is no direct flight from Aalborg Airport to Dusseldorf Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 55m 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 8h 34m to drive from Frederikshavn to Cologne.

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

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