From Aarhus Central Station (Aarhus H) you can get the light rail, a tram train, to Aarhus University.
The journey takes 10 minutes and you need to catch the L2 line. See the light rail map here.
The journey cost 20 DKK, you can buy a single ticket in the ticket machine (rejsekort ticket machine) at one of the light rail stations.
You can only pay with card - not with cash.
Aarhus airport Tirstrup is located 40 km north of the city and offers direct international flights to Gothenburg, Helsinki, London (Stansted), Oslo and Stockholm. Please visit airport website (below) for information on flight arrival/departure times.
An airport shuttle bus operates with frequent departures just outside of the main entrance. The cost is approx. DKK 100 and the trip to downtown Aarhus is about 50 mins. Follow link below for more information on airport bus information or call (+45) 8612 8622.
The bus fare can be paid cash (DKK, NOK, SEK, USD, GBP, EUR) and following credit cards are also accepted on the Airport bus: Dankort, VISA, MasterCard or JCB. There are direct flights between Aarhus Airport/Tirstrup and Copenhagen International Airport with many daily departures on weekdays and some departures on Saturdays and Sundays. The flight takes 35 minutes. In Copenhagen a free transit bus links the International and Domestic airport terminals.
Billund Airport, Denmark's second largest, is recommendable when traveling to Aarhus due to its location approximately 100 km. south of the city.
The airport offers an abundance of international flights, among others including Barcelona (Girona), Berlin, Birmingham, Brussels, Edinburgh, Faro, Frankfurt, London, Manchester, Milan, Munich, Oslo, Paris, Riga, Rome, and Stavanger.
Between the airport and Aarhus there is a shuttle bus with several daily departures – please click airport link below for more information. Travel time from Billund Airport to Aarhus is approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. Tickets are sold on the bus for about 140 DKK. The following credit cards are accepted on the Airport bus: Dankort, VISA, MasterCard, Visa Electron, V Pay, China Union Pay, American Express or JCB.
Please visit the airport's website for more information on arrivals and departures as well as general information here
Aalborg Airport is located 125 km from Aarhus city centre and offers direct international flights to many destinations. Please visit their website for information on flight arrival/departure times here
Downtown Aarhus can be reached by bus or train and the trip takes less than 2 hours. Please visit Journey Planner for more information on arrival/departure times.
Direct flights connect Aalborg Airport to Copenhagen International Airport with several departures on weekdays and some in weekends. The trip takes approx. 45 mins. In Copenhagen a free transit bus links the International and Domestic airport terminals.
Please visit the website for more information on arrivals and departures by plane. For connecting trains to Aarhus, please clik DSB-link down below. Copenhagen airport is connected to Aarhus Airport/Tirstrup with many daily departures on weekdays and some departures on Saturdays and Sundays. The flight takes 35 minutes. In Copenhagen a free transit bus links the International and Domestic airport terminals. Copenhagen airport has direct flight connections to a large number of international destinations.
Aarhus lies at one of the most important railway junctions in Denmark. There are hourly departures to the north, south and west. From Southern and Central Europe, the connections are via Hamburg/Flensburg. Travel time from Hamburg to Aarhus is approximately five hours. From Eastern European countries train connections to Aarhus go via Poland and Copenhagen. Aarhus has hourly services to and from Copenhagen. The opening of the Tunnel under the Great Belt has shortened the journey by one hour, so now the trip takes three and a half hours. There are several daily connections to Sweden, Germany and the rest of Europe. Please visit DSB or DSB Journey planner to find all your connection route options. Trains bound for Aarhus railway station leave Copenhagen Airport hourly. The price is about DKK 410 for a one-way ticket (including seat reservation). To buy a ticket at the Copenhagen airport, you should go to the DSB Ticket Sales booth in Terminal 3 just above a rolling sidewalk which takes you down to the train.
Check the Molslinien website for current timetables for ferries to Zealand (Aarhus-Odden).
Aarhus has direct connections to the great European network of motorways, making it easy to get to most European cities. Hamburg can be reached within roughly four hours. There are also excellent roads to most places in Denmark. For more information, please check location on the map
Individual taxi services are available - approx. DKK 600 from Aarhus Airport to Aarhus and DKK 1500 from Billund Airport to Aarhus.