There are 4 ways to get from Kiel to Malmö by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Malmö N73

$26 - $45

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Train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Neumünster to Flensburg Re7
  2. Take the train from Flensburg to Fredericia St. Ic
  3. Take the train from Fredericia St. to København H Icl
  4. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029

$63 - $115

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Kiel to Malmö 270.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Copenhagen (CPH) HAM - CPH

$61 - $254

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The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Malmö is to bus which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiel to Malmö is to fly which costs 50€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kiel and arriving at Malmö. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiel to Malmö station. However, there are services departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Malmö Centralstation via Neumünster, Flensburg, Fredericia St. and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

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The distance between Kiel and Malmö is 232 km. The road distance is 432.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kiel to Malmö without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 35 min and costs 22€ - 40€.

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The bus from Kiel to Malmö takes 6 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Kiel to Malmö is to bus which takes 6 h 35 min and costs 22€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50€ - 100€ and takes 7 h 46 min, you could also fly, which costs 50€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Kiel to Malmö.
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  • Distance: 145 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Kiel, Germany and Malmö, Sweden?

FlixBus operates a bus from Kiel to Malmö once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kiel to Malmö via Neumünster, Flensburg, Fredericia St., and København H in around 7 h 46 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
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 Fredericia St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Fredericia St. to København H
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
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 Malmö
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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