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There are 3 ways to get from Varde to Ikast by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the train from Varde St. to Skjern St. Ra
  2. Take the train from Skjern St. to Herning St. Ra

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Bus  •  3h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Varde Rutebilstation to Grindsted Rutebilstation 198
  2. Take the bus from Grindsted Rutebilstation to Herning Station Bus 81

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Varde to Ikast 87.4 km

75 kr - 120 kr

Varde to Ikast by train

The train journey time between Varde and Ikast is around 2 days 11h and covers a distance of around 94 km. The fastest train normally takes 2 days 11h. Operated by Arriva DK, the Varde to Ikast train service departs from Varde St. and arrives in Ikast St.. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2 days 11h
Fastest train time:
2 days 11h
Train distance:
94 km
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
17:29
Last train departs at:
17:29

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Varde to Ikast train schedules

Varde → Ikast
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The cheapest way to get from Varde to Ikast is to drive which costs 75 kr - 120 kr and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Varde to Ikast is to drive which costs 75 kr - 120 kr and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Varde station to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Varde Rutebilstation and arriving at Ikast/Østerport via Grindsted Rutebilstation and Herning Station Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Varde to Ikast. However, there are services departing from Varde St. and arriving at Ikast St. via Skjern St. and Herning St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 43m.

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It is 72 km from Varde to Ikast. It is approximately 87.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Varde to Ikast without a car is to train which takes 2h 43m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 43m to get from Varde to Ikast, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Varde to Ikast is to train which takes 2h 43m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 48m.

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Map of how to get from Varde to Ikast.
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  • Distance: 71.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 43m

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

You can take a train from Varde to Ikast via Skjern St. and Herning St. in around 2h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Varde to Ikast via Grindsted Rutebilstation and Herning Station Bus in around 3h 48m.

Train operators
Arriva DK
Phone
+45 70 80 44 44
Email
kundeservice@arriva.dk
Website
arriva.dk
Train from Varde St. to Skjern St.
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
Train from Skjern St. to Herning St.
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Arriva DK
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Varde to Ikast bus services, operated by Midttrafik, arrive at Herning Station Bus.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Varde to Ikast is 87 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Varde to Ikast.

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