There are 12 ways to get from Heidelberg to Århus by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Frankfurt, fly to Billund, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Billund (BLL) FRA - BLL
  3. Take the train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H

$126 - $379

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Bus  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Kiel N33
  2. Take the bus from Kiel to Aarhus N50 / ...

$57 - $93

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Train to Frankfurt, fly to Aarhus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Aarhus (AAR) FRA - AAR

$212 - $454

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Copenhagen, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Copenhagen (CPH) FRA - CPH
  3. Take the train from København H to Aarhus H

$146 - $377

Fly Mannheim to Hamburg, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Hamburg (HAM) MHG - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Aarhus H

$240 - $477

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Copenhagen, train  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Copenhagen (CPH) STR - CPH
  3. Take the train from København H to Aarhus H

$133 - $362

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Billund, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Billund (BLL) DUS - BLL
  3. Take the train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H

$160 - $507

Train via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Aarhus H Ic

$182 - $272

Train  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Aarhus H Ic

$191 - $274

Train, bus  •  16 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bordesholm
  4. Take the bus from Kiel ZOB to Aarhus

$122 - $180

Drive, train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Heidelberg to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Hamburg-Altona Ice
  3. Drive from Hamburg-Altona to Århus

$162 - $242

Drive  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Heidelberg to Århus 570.1 miles

$130 - $190

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No, there is no direct bus from Heidelberg to Århus. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg and arriving at Aarhus via Kiel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg to Århus. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Aarhus H via Mannheim Hbf, Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 17 min.

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The distance between Heidelberg and Århus is 757 km. The road distance is 912.1 km.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Århus without a car is to train which takes 11 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Heidelberg to Århus, including transfers.

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

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Heidelberg to Århus train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Århus is to train which takes 11 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Billund Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Heidelberg to Århus.
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  • Distance: 473.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Heidelberg to Århus via Mannheim Hbf, Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, and Hamburg Hbf in around 11 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Heidelberg to Århus via Kiel in around 15 h 20 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Billund
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Aarhus via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Aarhus via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen via Billund
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Billund
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Aarhus via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
MHS Aviation GmbH
Website
mhs-aviation.de
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Billund
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Billund via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
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 Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
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
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Heidelberg, Heidelberg central station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bordesholm
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 Heidelberg to Kiel
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kiel to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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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Heidelberg to Århus train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Aarhus H station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heidelberg to Århus is 912 km. It takes approximately 8 h 17 min to drive from Heidelberg to Århus.

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Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Billund Airport.

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Book your Heidelberg to Århus bus tickets online with FlixBus and 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 Heidelberg to Mannheim Airport is to line 5 tram which takes 36 min and costs .

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