Directions from Roskilde to Århus

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Intercity / ...

$35 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. 620 / ...

$18 - $30

2 alternative options

Night train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Intercity

$35 - $60

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 15 min

$82 - $137

What companies run services between Roskilde, Denmark and Århus, Denmark?

Danish Railways (DSB) operates a train from Roskilde to Århus hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Roskilde to Århus 5 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Roskilde st to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Roskilde to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Mols Linien
Phone
+45 70 10 14 18
Email
kundeservice@molslinjen.dk
Website
mols-linien.dk
Car ferry from Odden to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
mols-linien.dk
Low cost
$72
Flex
$80
Standard
$111

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Roskilde and Århus is 130 km.

The cheapest way to get from Roskilde to Århus is to bus which costs 110 kr - 200 kr and takes 4 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Roskilde to Århus is to drive and car ferry which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 500 kr - 900 kr.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roskilde st and arriving at Aarhus. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Roskilde to Århus. However, there are services departing from Stændertorvet and arriving at Aarhus via Roskilde. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

The train from Roskilde st to Aarhus takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.