There are 3 ways to get from Kiel to Kolding by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Kolding N50 / ...

$10 - $60

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Neumünster to Flensburg Re7
  2. Take the train from Flensburg to Kolding St. Ic

$23 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Kiel to Kolding 106.7 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Kolding is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiel to Kolding is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kiel and arriving at Kolding. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiel to Kolding. However, there are services departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Kolding St. via Neumünster and Flensburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Kiel and Kolding is 137 km. The road distance is 170.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kiel to Kolding without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 8€ - 50€.

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The bus from Kiel to Kolding takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Kiel to Kolding bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Kiel station.

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Kiel to Kolding train services, operated by HVV, depart from Neumünster station.

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The best way to get from Kiel to Kolding is to bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 8€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 19€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Kiel to Kolding.
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  • Distance: 85.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Kiel to Kolding 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kiel to Kolding via Neumünster and Flensburg in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Neumünster to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Flensburg to Kolding St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
dsb.dk
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 Kiel to Kolding
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Kiel ZOB to Kolding
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de

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Kiel to Kolding bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Kolding station.

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Kiel to Kolding train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Kolding St. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kiel to Kolding is 171 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Kiel to Kolding.

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