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There are 7 ways to get from Hamburg to Århus by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Aarhus H Ic

$50 - $75

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Aarhus N50 / ...

$22 - $70

5 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hamburg to Aarhus 210.2 miles

$23

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Århus 209.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Copenhagen, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Copenhagen (CPH) HAM - CPH
  2. Take the train from CPH Lufthavn to Aarhus H

$93 - $309

Fly to Aarhus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Aarhus (AAR) HAM - AAR

$111 - $466

Fly to Billund, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Billund (BLL) HAM - BLL
  2. Take the train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H

$110 - $211

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Århus is to rideshare which costs 20€ and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Århus is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Aarhus. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamburg Dammtor and arriving at Aarhus H. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Århus is 287 km. The road distance is 334.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Århus without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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The train from Hamburg Dammtor to Aarhus H takes 4 h 21 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Hamburg to Århus bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Hamburg station.

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Hamburg to Århus train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from Hamburg Dammtor station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Århus is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 40€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 60€ and takes 6 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs 95€ - 410€ and takes 7 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Århus.
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  • Distance: 179.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Århus, Denmark?

Danish Railways (DSB) operates a train from Hamburg to Århus twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg to Århus 3 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Frankfurt, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Hamburg to Aarhus via Basel, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Hamburg to Billund via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Train from CPH Lufthavn to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
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 Hamburg to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg ZOB to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hamburg to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Hamburg to Århus bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Aarhus station.

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Hamburg to Århus train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Aarhus H station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Århus is 335 km. It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to drive from Hamburg to Århus.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Hamburg Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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There are 380+ hotels available in Århus. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Hamburg and Århus. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 39 bus which takes 14 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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