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There are 4 ways to get from Ribe to Ikast by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from Ribe St. to Esbjerg St. Ra / ...
  2. Take the train from Esbjerg St. to Skjern St. Ra / ...
  3. Take the train from Skjern St. to Ikast St. Ra

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Train, bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the train from Bramming St. to Horsens St. Re
  2. Take the bus from Horsens Trafikterminal to Ikast/Østerport 116

Bus  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Ribe Rutebilstation to Esbjerg Bybusterminal 8C / ...
  2. Take the bus from Esbjerg Busterminal to Grindsted Rutebilstation 144
  3. Take the bus from Grindsted Rutebilstation to Herning Station Bus 81

Drive  •  1h 36m

  1. Drive from Ribe to Ikast 124.4 km

Ribe to Ikast by train

The train journey time between Ribe and Ikast is around 3h 5m and covers a distance of around 145 km. This includes an average layover time of around 36 min. The fastest train normally takes 2h 41m. Operated by Arriva DK and Arriva Danmark, the Ribe to Ikast train service departs from Ribe St. and arrives in Ikast St.. Typically 80 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
2h 29m
Layover time:
36 min
Total time:
3h 5m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 41m
Train distance:
145 km
Trains per week:
80
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:32
Last train departs at:
21:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ribe to Ikast train schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Ribe to Ikast is to drive, which costs 110 kr - 170 kr and takes 1h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Ribe to Ikast is to drive which costs 110 kr - 170 kr and takes 1h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ribe station to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Ribe Rutebilstation and arriving at Ikast/Østerport via Esbjerg Busterminal, Grindsted Rutebilstation and Herning Station Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ribe to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Ribe St. and arriving at Ikast St. via Esbjerg St. and Skjern St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 11m.

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The distance between Ribe and Ikast is 93 km. The road distance is 124.4 km.

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The best way to get from Ribe to Ikast without a car is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Ribe to Ikast, including transfers.

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Ribe to Ikast bus services, operated by Sydtrafik, depart from Ribe Rutebilstation.

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Ribe to Ikast train services, operated by Arriva DK, depart from Ribe St. station.

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The best way to get from Ribe to Ikast is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Ribe to Ikast.
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  • Distance: 93.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 11m

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

You can take a train from Ribe to Ikast via Esbjerg St. and Skjern St. in around 4h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ribe to Ikast via Esbjerg Bybusterminal, Esbjerg Busterminal, Grindsted Rutebilstation, and Herning Station Bus in around 5h 11m.

Train operators
Arriva DK
Phone
+45 70 80 44 44
Email
kundeservice@arriva.dk
Website
arriva.dk
Train from Ribe St. to Esbjerg St.
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
Train from Esbjerg St. to Skjern St.
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
Train from Skjern St. to Ikast St.
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Arriva DK
Arriva Danmark
Website
delfi.de
Train from Ribe st to Esbjerg st
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Esbjerg st to Skjern st
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Bramming St. to Horsens St.
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110 kr - 160 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
Midttrafik
Phone
+45 70 21 02 30
Email
midttrafik@midttrafik.dk
Website
midttrafik.dk
Bus from Horsens Trafikterminal to Ikast/Østerport
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Midttrafik
Bus from Grindsted Rutebilstation to Herning Station Bus
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Midttrafik
Sydtrafik

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Ribe to Ikast bus services, operated by Midttrafik, arrive at Herning Station Bus.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ribe to Ikast is 124 km. It takes approximately 1h 36m to drive from Ribe to Ikast.

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