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from Copenhagen to Aarhus

You can get from Copenhagen to Aarhus by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Copenhagen to Aarhus on 29 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:20Copenhagen Airport0h40 10:00Aarhus Airport
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£911One-way
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09:20Copenhagen Airport0h40 10:00Aarhus Airport
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17:45Copenhagen Airport0h40 18:25Aarhus Airport
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20:55Copenhagen Airport0h35 21:30Aarhus Airport
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14:25Copenhagen Airport0h40 15:05Aarhus Airport
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Mon
30 May
£17Flixbus
£91Cityjet
Tue
31 May
£17Flixbus
£91Cityjet
Wed
1 Jun
£15Flixbus
£91regional jet
Thu
2 Jun
£17Flixbus
£91regional jet
Fri
3 Jun
£20Flixbus
£79Cityjet
Sat
4 Jun
£20Flixbus
£79regional jet
Sun
5 Jun
£20Flixbus
£79regional jet
Mon
6 Jun
£20Flixbus
£79regional jet
Tue
7 Jun
£14Flixbus
£79regional jet
Wed
8 Jun
£14Flixbus
£79regional jet
Thu
9 Jun
£14Flixbus
£79regional jet
Fri
10 Jun
£15Flixbus
£79regional jet
Sat
11 Jun
£15Flixbus
£79regional jet
Sun
12 Jun
£14Flixbus
£79regional jet
Mon
13 Jun
£14Flixbus
£72regional jet
Tue
14 Jun
£13Flixbus
£72Cityjet
Wed
15 Jun
£14Flixbus
£72regional jet
Thu
16 Jun
£14Flixbus
£72regional jet
Fri
17 Jun
£12Flixbus
£72regional jet

Travel Information from Copenhagen to Aarhus

distanceDistance97 miles (156 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£11 - £76
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 3 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £76 • 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or regional jet

Take a coach or flight to travel 97 miles (156 km) to Aarhus from Copenhagen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or regional jet among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Copenhagen to Aarhus.

How to Travel from Copenhagen to Aarhus

Travelling from Denmark’s capital to its second city can be fast, cheap and often a combination of both. There are a number of options to get from Copenhagen to Aarhus, with SAS providing a number of flights throughout the day for travellers with time constraints, and Flixbus offering a bus alternative for those on a budget. Hourly train services are also provided by DSB.


What is the best way to travel from Copenhagen to Aarhuss?

Cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Aarhus


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The cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Aarhus is by bus. All buses are run by Flixbus, and the quickest service takes around three-and-a-half hours while some take a little longer. The first service of the day leaves just around 7 a.m on most days, and there are a number of buses at various times throughout the morning, afternoon and evening until 18.40 p.m. Buses depart from Copenhagen’s Valby Bus Station and arrive into Aarhus’ Rutebilstationen.


Fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Aarhus


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Taking just 35 minutes plus check-in and waiting times, flying is the quickest way to reach Aarhus from Copenhagen. Direct flights are run by SAS and leave at various points during the day, with the last flight taking off as late at 22.50 p.m on some days. Please note that on certain days there are considerably fewer scheduled flights than others, with weekdays offering travellers a lot more options than weekends.


Most popular way to travel from Copenhagen to Aarhus


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Many travellers prefer to take the train from Copenhagen to Aarhus. With direct trains running at least once an hour throughout the day, travellers have plenty of options with regards to departure times. The first direct service departs at 5.00 a.m and arrives at 8.13 a.m, while the final train of the day leaves Copenhagen at 21.00 p.m and gets into Aarhus at 00.17 am. All trains leave from Copenhagen Central Station and arrive at Aarhus Central Station which, as the names suggest, are both in their respective city centres. The quickest journey takes around 2 hours 50 minutes, while some take a little closer to three-and-a-half hours.



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FAQs

How do I travel from Copenhagen to Aarhus?

There are 2 ways to travel to Aarhus from Copenhagen including taking a coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to go to Aarhus from Copenhagen?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Aarhus. Tickets for a coach cost on average £11.

This is compared to other travel options to Aarhus:

A coach is about £64 less than a flight, which costs on average £76 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to Aarhus from Copenhagen?

The fastest way from Copenhagen to Aarhus is by flight with an average journey time of 40 min.

Other travel options between Copenhagen and Aarhus can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Aarhus by coach can take on average 3 h 25 min.

How far is Aarhus from Copenhagen?

The distance from Copenhagen to Aarhus is approximately 97 miles (156 km).

When going from Copenhagen to Aarhus, where do I depart from Copenhagen and where do I arrive in Aarhus?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Copenhagen to Aarhus:

  • Most travellers board their plane from Københavns Lufthavn and arrive in Aarhus Airport.

Which travel operators can get me from Copenhagen to Aarhus?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Copenhagen to Aarhus, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Aarhus by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Copenhagen to Aarhus tickets on Omio for £11.
  • Regional jet can get you to Aarhus by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with regional jet from Copenhagen to Aarhus for £76 on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Copenhagen to Aarhus?

Looking to extend your trip from Copenhagen to Aarhus? Many Omio customers who go from Copenhagen to Aarhus usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Hamburg, Berlin or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Hamburg, Berlin or Amsterdam from Aarhus, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I book tickets to Aarhus from Copenhagen online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Copenhagen to Aarhus, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £11 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £76 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Copenhagen to Aarhus tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.