There are 3 ways to get from Roskilde to Århus by train, bus, car or car ferry

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Train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Roskilde St. to Aarhus H Ic

$35 - $60

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Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Roskilde to Aarhus 634

$19 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Roskilde to Odden
  2. Take the car ferry from Odden to Aarhus

$82 - $127

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The cheapest way to get from Roskilde to Århus is to bus which costs 110 kr - 200 kr and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Roskilde to Århus is to drive and car ferry which costs 500 kr - 850 kr and takes 2 h 15 min.

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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 5 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roskilde St. and arriving at Aarhus H. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Roskilde and Århus is 130 km.

The best way to get from Roskilde to Århus without a car is to train which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 250 kr - 360 kr.

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The train from Roskilde St. to Aarhus H takes 3 h 5 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Roskilde to Århus bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Roskilde station.

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Roskilde to Århus train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from Roskilde St. station.

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The best way to get from Roskilde to Århus is to train which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 250 kr - 360 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 110 kr - 200 kr and takes 5 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Roskilde to Århus.
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  • Distance: 81.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

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 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Roskilde to Århus once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $27 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Roskilde St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
dsb.dk
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 Roskilde to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
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 - $110
Schedules at
mols-linien.dk
Low cost
$72
Flex
$79
Standard
$111

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