There are 8 ways to get from Hanover to Århus by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Aarhus H Ic

$88 - $129

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Bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanover to Aarhus 172

$30 - $50

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Buchholz
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bordesholm
  3. Take the bus from Kiel ZOB to Aarhus

$55 - $80

Train, drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Århus

$83 - $124

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Hanover to Århus 305.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Hannover to Aarhus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Aarhus (AAR) HAJ - AAR

$152 - $559

Fly Hannover to Billund, train  •  7 h 16 min

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

$151 - $344

Train to Hamburg, fly to Copenhagen, train  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Copenhagen (CPH) HAM - CPH
  3. Take the train from København H to Aarhus H

$140 - $375

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hanover and arriving at Aarhus. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hanover to Århus. However, there are services departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Aarhus H via Hamburg Dammtor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

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The distance between Hanover and Århus is 422 km. The road distance is 488.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Århus without a car is to train which takes 6 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Hanover to Århus, including transfers.

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

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Hanover to Århus train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Hannover Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Århus is to train which takes 6 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 57 min.

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There is no direct flight from Hannover Airport to Aarhus Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Hanover to Århus.
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  • Distance: 263.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Hanover to Århus via Hamburg Dammtor in around 6 h 38 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hanover to Århus once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hannover to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to Aarhus via Frankfurt, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Hannover to Aarhus via Munich, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Train operators
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 Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
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 Vejle St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Buchholz
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bordesholm
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
hvv.de
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 Hanover to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Kiel ZOB to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hanover to Århus is 489 km. It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to drive from Hanover to Århus.

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Lufthansa and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Hannover Airport to Aarhus Airport.

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Book your Hanover to Århus bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 423+ hotels available in Århus. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Hannover Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs .

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