There are 6 ways to get from Kiel to Hirtshals by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Flensburg Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Flensburg to Fredericia St. Ic
  3. Take the train from Fredericia St. to Aalborg St. Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Hjørring St. 75 / ...

$80 - $119

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kiel to Aalborg N150
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Hjørring St. 71

$27 - $42

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel ZOB to Aalborg
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Løkken Busterminal 71 / ...

$57 - $75

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Kiel to Hirtshals 279.1 miles

$60 - $95

Fly from Hamburg, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Aalborg (AAL) HAM - AAL
  2. Take the train from Lindholm St. to Hjørring St.

$186 - $589

Train to Sonderborg, fly, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Flensburg
  2. Fly from Sonderborg (SGD) to Aalborg (AAL) SGD - AAL
  3. Take the train from Lindholm St. to Hjørring St.

$80 - $363

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Hirtshals is to night bus and bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 9 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiel to Hirtshals is to drive which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Kiel and Hirtshals is 364 km. The road distance is 446.5 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 51 min to get from Kiel to Hirtshals, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kiel to Hirtshals. However, there are services departing from Kiel ZOB and arriving at Hirtshals St. via Aalborg Busterminal and Løkken Busterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiel to Hirtshals. However, there are services departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Hirtshals St. via Flensburg, Fredericia St., Aalborg St. and Hjørring St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 51 min.

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What companies run services between Kiel, Germany and Hirtshals, Denmark?

You can take a train from Kiel to Hirtshals via Flensburg, Fredericia St., Aalborg St., and Hjørring St. in around 8 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kiel to Hirtshals via Aalborg, Aalborg Busterminal, and Løkken Busterminal in around 9 h 24 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Aalborg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Sonderborg to Aalborg via Copenhagen, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Sonderborg to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Aalborg via Frankfurt, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Sonderborg to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Sonderborg to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
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 Kiel Hbf to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Flensburg to Fredericia St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Fredericia St. to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Lindholm St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Lindholm St. to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Kiel ZOB to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Løkken Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
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
Night bus from Kiel to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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