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There are 5 ways to get from Kolding to Ikast by bus, train or car

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Kolding Busterminal to Vejle Trafikcenter
  2. Take the train from Vejle St. to Herning St.

Cheapest

Line 103 bus, train

  1. Take the line 103 bus from Rendebanen to Vejle Trafikcenter
  2. Take the train from Vejle St. to Herning St.

Train

  1. Take the train from Kolding St. to Skanderborg St.
  2. Take the train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St.

Line 103 bus, line 215 bus, line 116 bus

  1. Take the line 103 bus from Rendebanen to Vejle Trafikcenter
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Vejle Trafikcenter to Nørre Snede Rtb.
  3. Take the line 116 bus from Nørre Snede Rtb. to Ikast/Østerport

Drive

  1. Drive from Kolding to Ikast

Kolding to Ikast by bus and train

The journey time between Kolding and Ikast is around 2h 50m and covers a distance of around 112 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 13m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 8m. Operated by Sydtrafik, FlixBus, Arriva DK and others, the Kolding to Ikast service departs from Kolding Busterminal and arrives in Ikast St.. Typically 82 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 36m
Layover time:
1h 13m
Total time:
2h 50m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 8m
Journey distance:
112 km
Services per week:
82
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:05
Last service departs at:
21:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kolding to Ikast bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Kolding to Ikast is to line 103 bus and train, which costs 100 kr - 160 kr and takes 2h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Kolding to Ikast is to drive which costs 100 kr - 150 kr and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kolding to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Rendebanen and arriving at Ikast/Østerport via Vejle Trafikcenter and Nørre Snede Rtb.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kolding to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Kolding St. and arriving at Ikast St. via Skanderborg St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Kolding and Ikast is 75 km. The road distance is 109.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kolding to Ikast without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 29m and costs 110 kr - 170 kr.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Kolding to Ikast, including transfers.

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Kolding to Ikast bus services, operated by Sydtrafik, depart from Rendebanen station.

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Kolding to Ikast train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from Kolding St. station.

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The best way to get from Kolding to Ikast is to train which takes 2h 30m and costs . Alternatively, you can line 103 bus and line 215 bus and line 116 bus, which costs and takes 4h 4m.

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Map of how to get from Kolding to Ikast.
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  • Distance: 74.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between Kolding, Denmark and Ikast, Denmark?

You can take a train from Kolding to Ikast via Skanderborg St. in around 2h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kolding to Ikast via Vejle Trafikcenter and Nørre Snede Rtb. in around 4h 4m.

Train operators
Arriva DK
Phone
+45 70 80 44 44
Email
kundeservice@arriva.dk
Website
arriva.dk
Train from Vejle St. to Herning St.
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
Train from Skanderborg St. to Ikast St.
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Vejle St. to Herning St.
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
80 kr - 120 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Kolding St. to Skanderborg St.
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 kr - 140 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kolding to Skanderborg
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
320 kr - 440 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dänische Staatsbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Kolding st to Skanderborg st
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Arriva Danmark
Website
delfi.de
Train from Skanderborg st to Ikast st
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kolding bus station to Vejle Busterminal
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35 kr - 45 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Midttrafik
Phone
+45 70 21 02 30
Email
midttrafik@midttrafik.dk
Website
midttrafik.dk
Bus from Vejle Trafikcenter to Nørre Snede Rtb.
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Midttrafik
Bus from Nørre Snede Rtb. to Ikast/Østerport
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Midttrafik

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Kolding to Ikast bus services, operated by Midttrafik, arrive at Ikast/Østerport station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolding to Ikast is 109 km. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Kolding to Ikast.

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