There are 13 ways to get from Southampton to Århus by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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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Fly Southampton to Billund, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Billund (BLL) SOU - BLL
  2. Take the train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H

$139 - $613

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Bus  •  26 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk 814
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Aarhus

$75 - $149

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Train to London City, fly to Billund, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Billund (BLL) LCY - BLL
  3. Take the train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H

$149 - $455

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Billund  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Billund (BLL) LHR - BLL
  4. Take the train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H

$126 - $394

Train to London Stansted, fly to Billund, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Billund (BLL) STN - BLL
  3. Take the train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H

$96 - $280

Train to London Stansted, fly to Aarhus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Aarhus (AAR) STN - AAR

$94 - $335

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Copenhagen, train  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Copenhagen (CPH) LGW - CPH
  3. Take the train from København H to Aarhus H

$117 - $275

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Copenhagen  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Copenhagen (CPH) LHR - CPH
  4. Take the train from København H to Aarhus H

$161 - $372

Train  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Aarhus H Ic

$231 - $539

Train, bus  •  18 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Aarhus

$174 - $441

Bus via Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)  •  27 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 007 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
  4. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Aarhus

$79 - $129

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Århus

$353 - $447

Drive, carferry  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Århus

$207 - $312

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Århus. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Aarhus via London and Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 15 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Århus is 602 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Århus without a car is to train which takes 17 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 51 min to get from Southampton to Århus, including transfers.

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Southampton to Århus bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Århus is to train which takes 17 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 15 min.

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to Billund Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Southampton to Århus bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Aarhus station.

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Århus is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 9:00 AM in Southampton and 10:00 AM in Århus.

British Airways, Air France, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Southampton Airport to Billund Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Århus.
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  • Distance: 601.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 51 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Århus, Denmark?

You can take a train from Southampton to Århus via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels - Midi, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 17 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Århus via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk, and Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 26 h 15 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Southampton to Billund via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London City to Billund
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Billund
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Billund via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Billund via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from London City to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southampton to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Southampton to Billund via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Southampton to Billund via Paris CDG, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from London City to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Billund
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from London Stansted to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Billund via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Vejle St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
Bus from London to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Canterbury to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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There are 423+ hotels available in Århus. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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