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There are 6 ways to get from Kristiansand to Århus by ferry, train, car, car ferry or plane

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Ferry, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
  2. Take the train from Hjørring St. to Aalborg St. 75
  3. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H Ic / ...

$20 - $29

5 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kristiansand to Varberg
  2. Take the car ferry from Varberg to Grenaa
  3. Drive from Grenaa to Århus

$185 - $239

Fly to Aarhus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Aarhus (AAR) KRS - AAR

$155 - $648

Fly to Billund, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Billund (BLL) KRS - BLL
  2. Take the train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H

$105 - $459

Fly to Aalborg, train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Aalborg (AAL) KRS - AAL
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H

$160 - $625

Fly to Copenhagen, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Copenhagen (CPH) KRS - CPH
  2. Take the train from CPH Lufthavn to Aarhus H

$122 - $414

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kristiansand to Århus is to ferry and train which costs kr 160 - kr 240 and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kristiansand to Århus is to fly which costs kr 1200 - kr 5500 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Kristiansand and Århus is 258 km.

The best way to get from Kristiansand to Århus without a car is to ferry and train which takes 7 h 48 min and costs kr 160 - kr 240.

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Kristiansand to Århus, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kristiansand Airport to Aarhus Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Widerøe and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Kristiansand Airport to Aarhus Airport.

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There are 425+ hotels available in Århus. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kristiansand to Kristiansand Airport is to line 35 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kristiansand to Århus.
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  • Distance: 161.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 48 min

What companies run services between Kristiansand, Norway and Århus, Denmark?

Scandinavian Airlines, Widerøe and two other airlines fly from Kristiansand to Århus every 2 hours.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Aarhus via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Kristiansand to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kristiansand to Aarhus via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Kristiansand to Aalborg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Kristiansand to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kristiansand to Aalborg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Kristiansand to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Kristiansand to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Bergen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Kristiansand to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Kristiansand to Aalborg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Train operators
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Hjørring St. to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
dsb.dk
Train from CPH Lufthavn to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
colorline.no
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Varberg to Grenaa
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$66
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$66
Small Car
$66

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