There are 8 ways to get from Kristiansand to Århus by train, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand stasjon to Oslo S 50
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation 117 / ...
  3. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
  4. Take the train from København H to Aarhus H Icl

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal 17
  2. Take the bus from Oslo to Copenhagen 613 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Aarhus 620

$89 - $157

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Train, car ferry, bus  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand stasjon to Oslo S 50
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation 117 / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  4. Take the bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal
  5. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H Ic / ...

Bus, night bus, car ferry, train  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Lund, Kristiansand to Oslo 17
  2. Take the night bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
  3. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  4. Take the bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal
  5. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H Ic / ...

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

$186 - $240

Fly to Aarhus  •  7 h 8 min

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

$157 - $649

Fly to Billund, train  •  7 h 30 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 Copenhagen, train  •  7 h 35 min

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

$122 - $414

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kristiansand to Århus is to bus which costs kr 700 - kr 1300 and takes 18 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 7 h 8 min.

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The distance between Kristiansand and Århus is 258 km.

It takes approximately 17 h 8 min to get from Kristiansand to Århus, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kristiansand to Århus. However, there are services departing from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon and arriving at Aarhus via Oslo and Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kristiansand to Århus. However, there are services departing from Kristiansand stasjon and arriving at Aarhus H via Oslo S, Göteborg Centralstation and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 8 min.

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

You can take a train from Kristiansand to Århus via Oslo S, Göteborg Centralstation, and København H in around 17 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kristiansand to Århus via Oslo bussterminal, Oslo, and Copenhagen in around 18 h 48 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Aarhus via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Kristiansand to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kristiansand to Aarhus via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Kristiansand to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Kristiansand to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday 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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Kristiansand to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Aarhus via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Kristiansand stasjon to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nsb.no
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Nsb
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Lund, Kristiansand to Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Night bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
Swebus
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Night bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to København Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Nettbuss Travel AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Varberg to Grenaa
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$67
Small Car
$67

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