There are 5 ways to get from Malmö to Esbjerg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to København H Öresundståg / ...
  2. Take the train from København H to Esbjerg St. Ic

$48 - $76

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Bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Malmö to Copenhagen N132 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Esbjerg 625

$19 - $33

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Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Malmö to Esbjerg 204.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Billund, bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Billund (BLL) CPH - BLL
  2. Take the bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Esbjerg Busterminal

$101 - $447

Fly to Sonderborg, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Sonderborg (SGD) CPH - SGD
  2. Take the train from Sønderborg St. to Lunderskov St.
  3. Take the train from Lunderskov St. to Esbjerg St.

$129 - $264

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The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Esbjerg is to bus which costs 160 kr - 290 kr and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malmö to Esbjerg is to drive which costs 410 kr - 600 kr and takes 3 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Malmö to Esbjerg. However, there are services departing from Malmö and arriving at Esbjerg via Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Malmö station to Esbjerg. However, there are services departing from Malmö Centralstation and arriving at Esbjerg St. via København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Malmö and Esbjerg is 287 km. The road distance is 327.2 km.

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The best way to get from Malmö to Esbjerg without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs 420 kr - 700 kr.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Malmö to Esbjerg, including transfers.

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

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Malmö to Esbjerg train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Malmö Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Malmö to Esbjerg is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs 420 kr - 700 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 160 kr - 290 kr and takes 5 h 55 min.

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  • Distance: 179.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Malmö, Sweden and Esbjerg, Denmark?

You can take a train from Malmö to Esbjerg via København H in around 4 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Malmö to Esbjerg via Copenhagen in around 5 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air Alsie
Website
alsie.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sonderborg
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Billund
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Esbjerg St.
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Sønderborg St. to Lunderskov St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Lunderskov St. to Esbjerg St.
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 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 Malmö to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Esbjerg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
Swebus
Sydtrafik
Website
sydtrafik.dk
Bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Esbjerg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
sydtrafik.dk

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