There are 4 ways to get from Malmö to Kiel by bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Malmö to Kiel N73

$25 - $45

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to København H 029
  2. Take the train from København H to Fredericia St. Icl
  3. Take the train from Fredericia St. to Flensburg Ic
  4. Take the train from Flensburg to Kiel Hbf Re / ...

$80 - $120

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Malmö to Kiel 270.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Hamburg (HAM) CPH - HAM
  2. Take the train from Neumünster to Kiel Hbf

$60 - $274

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Kiel is to bus which costs 220 kr - 380 kr and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malmö to Kiel is to drive which costs 500 kr - 800 kr and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Malmö and Kiel is 232 km. The road distance is 433 km.

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The bus from Malmö to Kiel takes 6 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Malmö and arriving at Kiel. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Malmö station to Kiel. However, there are services departing from Malmö Centralstation and arriving at Kiel Hbf via København H, Fredericia St. and Flensburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Malmö to Kiel once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Malmö to Kiel via København H, Fredericia St., and Flensburg in around 7 h 1 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Fredericia St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Fredericia St. to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
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
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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flensburg to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Neumünster to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Neumünster to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Malmö to Kiel
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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