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Train via Lund  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the train from Jönköping Centralstation to Nässjö Centralstation Tåg
  2. Take the train from Nässjö Centralstation to Lund Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to København H
  4. Take the train from København H to Skanderborg St. Icl / ...
  5. Take the train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St. Rx / ...

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Bus  •  10h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Jönköping to Copenhagen central train station 602 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen central train station to Silkeborg 632

245 kr - 311 kr

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Train  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the train from Jönköping Centralstation to Nässjö Centralstation Tåg
  2. Take the train from Nässjö Centralstation to Ringsted
  3. Take the train from Ringsted St. to Skanderborg St. Ic
  4. Take the train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St. Rx / ...

Train via Halmstad  •  10h 3m

  1. Take the train from Jönköping Centralstation to Halmstad Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Halmstad Centralstation to København H
  3. Take the train from København H to Skanderborg St. Icl / ...
  4. Take the train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St. Rx / ...

Drive  •  6h 16m

  1. Drive from Jönköping to Ikast 639.7 km

550 kr - 850 kr

Train, train to Copenhagen, fly to Karup  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the train from Jönköping Centralstation to Nässjö Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Nässjö Centralstation to Lund Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
  4. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Karup (KRP) CPH - KRP

1282 kr - 2053 kr

Bus to Gothenburg, fly to Karup  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Jönköping Bus Station to Gothenburg Landvetter Airport
  2. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Karup (KRP) GOT - KRP

1482 kr - 2412 kr

Bus to Gothenburg, fly to Billund, train  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Jönköping Bus Station to Gothenburg Landvetter Airport
  2. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Billund (BLL) GOT - BLL
  3. Take the train from Give St. to Herning St.

260 kr - 928 kr

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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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Yes, entry into Denmark is currently allowed from Sweden.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ikast is 072 22 74 59.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ikast is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ikast is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 072 22 74 59.

No, returning to Sweden from Denmark is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Jönköping to Ikast is to bus, which costs 330 kr - 430 kr and takes 10h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Jönköping to Ikast is to drive which costs 750 kr - 1100 kr and takes 6h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jönköping to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Jönköping and arriving at Ikast/Østerport via Copenhagen central train station and Silkeborg Trafikterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Jönköping station to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Jönköping Centralstation and arriving at Ikast St. via Nässjö Centralstation, Lund Centralstation, København H and Skanderborg St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 32m.

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The distance between Jönköping and Ikast is 354 km. The road distance is 639.7 km.

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The best way to get from Jönköping to Ikast without a car is to train via Lund which takes 8h 32m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 32m to get from Jönköping to Ikast, including transfers.

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Jönköping to Ikast bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Jönköping station.

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Jönköping to Ikast train services, operated by Vasttrafik, depart from Jönköping Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Jönköping to Ikast is to train via Lund which takes 8h 32m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 330 kr - 430 kr and takes 10h 47m.

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  • Distance: 353.8 km
  • Duration: 8h 32m

What companies run services between Jönköping, Sweden and Ikast, Denmark?

You can take a train from Jönköping to Ikast via Nässjö Centralstation, Lund Centralstation, København H, and Skanderborg St. in around 8h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jönköping to Ikast via Copenhagen central train station, Silkeborg, and Silkeborg Trafikterminal in around 10h 47m.

Airlines
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Copenhagen to Karup
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 900 kr
Flights from Gothenburg to Karup via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
850 kr - 1600 kr
Flights from Gothenburg to Karup via Frankfurt, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
850 kr - 4200 kr
Flights from Gothenburg to Karup via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Gothenburg to Karup via Amsterdam Schiphol, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
900 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Gothenburg to Karup via Munich, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
900 kr - 4400 kr
Flights from Gothenburg to Karup via Zurich, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
950 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Gothenburg to Karup via Paris CDG, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
900 kr - 2900 kr
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Billund
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
100 kr - 700 kr
Train operators
JLT
Phone
0771-444 333
Email
info@jlt.se
Website
jlt.se
Train from Jönköping Centralstation to Nässjö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
JLT
Train from Jönköping Centralstation to Halmstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
JLT
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Nässjö Centralstation to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110 kr - 140 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Train from Nässjö Centralstation to Ringsted
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150 kr - 180 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
75 kr - 110 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Halmstad Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
160 kr - 230 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Lund Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
70 kr - 100 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Skanderborg St.
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
210 kr - 300 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Ringsted St. to Skanderborg St.
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
180 kr - 250 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Give St. to Herning St.
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
60 kr - 90 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
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
Train from Give St. to Herning St.
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
Bus operators
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Jönköping to Copenhagen central train station
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
130 kr - 170 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen central train station to Silkeborg
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kr - 150 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Jönköping to Gothenburg Landvetter Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
65 kr - 80 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vy bus4you
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Jönköping Bus Station to Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Jönköping Bus Station to Gothenburg Landvetter Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
55 kr - 270 kr
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus4You
Website
bus4you.se
Bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Landvetter Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kr - 120 kr
Website
Bus4You

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

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Jönköping to Ikast bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Silkeborg station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Jönköping to Ikast is 640 km. It takes approximately 6h 16m to drive from Jönköping to Ikast.

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DAT Danish Air Transport offers flights from Copenhagen Airport to Karup Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Ikast. Prices start at 750 kr DKK per night.

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