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There are 11 ways to get from Hanover to Ikast by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Skanderborg
  3. Take the train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St.

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Fly Hannover to Karup

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Karup (KRP)

Train via Kolding

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kolding
  3. Take the train from Kolding St. to Skanderborg St.
  4. Take the train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St.

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Hanover Osterstrasse to Hamburg Jungfernstieg
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg central bus station to Aarhus C
  3. Take the bus from Aarhus Rutebilstation to Ikast/Østerport

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Buchholz
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB to Aarhus C
  3. Take the bus from Aarhus Rutebilstation to Ikast/Østerport

Drive

  1. Drive from Hanover to Ikast

Fly Hannover to Billund, bus

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Billund (BLL)
  2. Take the bus from Billund Lufthavn to Hotel Scandic Regina, Herning

Train to Bremen, fly to Billund, bus

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Billund (BLL)
  3. Take the bus from Billund Lufthavn to Hotel Scandic Regina, Herning

Fly Hannover to Copenhagen, train

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Copenhagen (CPH)
  2. Take the train from CPH Lufthavn to Skanderborg St.
  3. Take the train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St.

Train to Hamburg, fly to Copenhagen, train

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Copenhagen (CPH)
  3. Take the train from CPH Lufthavn to Skanderborg St.
  4. Take the train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St.

Train to Hamburg, fly to Karup

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Karup (KRP)

Hanover to Ikast by train

The train journey time between Hanover and Ikast is around 7h 17m and covers a distance of around 596 km. This includes an average layover time of around 41 min. The fastest train normally takes 7h 15m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, DB Fernverkehr, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Hanover to Ikast train service departs from Hannover Hbf and arrives in Ikast St.. Typically 12 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
6h 35m
Layover time:
41 min
Total time:
7h 17m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
7h 15m
Train distance:
596 km
Trains per week:
12
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:20
Last train departs at:
13:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hanover to Ikast train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Ikast is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 4h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Hanover to Ikast is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hanover to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Hanover Osterstrasse and arriving at Ikast/Østerport via U S Jungfernstieg, Hamburg central bus station and Aarhus Rutebilstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hanover to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Ikast St. via Hamburg Hbf and Skanderborg St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 47m.

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The distance between Hanover and Ikast is 421 km. The road distance is 499.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Ikast without a car is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Hanover to Ikast, including transfers.

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Hanover to Ikast bus services, operated by East West Eurolines, depart from Hanover Osterstrasse station.

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Hanover to Ikast train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Hannover Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Ikast is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10h 15m, you could also fly, which costs €160 - €490 and takes 6h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Hanover to Ikast.
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  • Distance: 420.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 47m

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

You can take a train from Hanover to Ikast via Hamburg Hbf and Skanderborg St. in around 7h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hanover to Ikast via U S Jungfernstieg, Hauptbahnhof/ZOB, Hamburg central bus station, and Aarhus Rutebilstation in around 10h 15m.

Airlines
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Hannover to Karup via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2900 kr
Flights from Hannover to Karup via Amsterdam Schiphol, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Hannover to Karup via Frankfurt, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 kr - 3900 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Karup via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2500 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Karup via Zurich, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
900 kr - 3200 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Karup via Amsterdam Schiphol, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 kr - 2700 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kr - 3500 kr
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kr - 4000 kr
Flights from Bremen to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kr - 3900 kr
Flights from Hannover to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 2900 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kr - 2900 kr
Flights from Bremen to Billund via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kr - 3100 kr
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Hannover to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2600 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 2800 kr
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kr - 2700 kr
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hannover to Billund via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
850 kr - 3200 kr
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
260 kr - 360 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
210 kr - 300 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
370 kr - 550 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Skanderborg
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kolding
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
460 kr - 650 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kolding to Skanderborg
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
320 kr - 440 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
330 kr - 460 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
metronom
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190 kr - 280 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
140 kr - 210 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
rdc-deutschland.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
210 kr - 300 kr
Website
HVV
Train from Hannover Hbf to Buchholz
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
170 kr - 250 kr
Website
HVV
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
650 kr - 800 kr
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Urlaubs-Express
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
650 kr - 800 kr
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Skanderborg St.
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
250 kr - 350 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kolding St.
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
190 kr - 270 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Kolding St. to Skanderborg St.
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 kr - 140 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from CPH Lufthavn to Skanderborg St.
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
220 kr - 300 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Arriva DK
Phone
+45 70 80 44 44
Email
kundeservice@arriva.dk
Website
arriva.dk
Train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St.
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
Arriva Danmark
Website
delfi.de
Train from Skanderborg st to Ikast st
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Dänische Staatsbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Kolding st to Skanderborg st
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Erixx
Phone
05191/ 96944-250
Website
erixx.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Buchholz
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Erixx
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
180 kr - 260 kr
Website
Bahn DE
Bus operators
East West Eurolines
Phone
+380 98 815 4444
Email
support@ewe.ua
Website
ewe.ua
Bus from Hanover Osterstrasse to Hamburg Jungfernstieg
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
410 kr - 470 kr
Website
East West Eurolines
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg central bus station to Aarhus C
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140 kr - 180 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB to Aarhus C
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140 kr - 180 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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GoShuttle
Phone
+45 2194 7526
Email
info@goshuttle.dk
Website
goshuttle.dk
Bus from Billund Lufthavn to Hotel Scandic Regina, Herning
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
785 kr
Website
GoShuttle

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There is no direct flight from Hannover Airport to Billund Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Hanover to Ikast bus services, operated by Midttrafik, arrive at Ikast/Østerport station.

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Hanover to Ikast train services, operated by Arriva DK, arrive at Ikast St. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hanover to Ikast is 500 km. It takes approximately 4h 27m to drive from Hanover to Ikast.

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Swiss, Scandinavian Airlines, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Hannover Airport to Billund Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Ikast. Prices start at 750 kr DKK per night.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Hannover Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs €3 - €6.

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