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There are 77 daily trains from Aalborg to Kiel. Traveling by train from Aalborg to Kiel usually takes around 8 hours and 14 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 6 hours and 4 minutes.
|Distance||189 mi (303 km)|
|Fastest train||6h 4m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Aalborg to Kiel?
2 train services operate from Aalborg, to Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 49 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||49||8h 42m||£45.03|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||28||7h 24m||£46.31|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Aalborg to Kiel during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Aalborg to Kiel?
The distance between Aalborg and Kiel is approximately 189 miles, or 303 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 14 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 4 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Aalborg to Kiel are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Aalborg at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Aalborg to Kiel?
There are 77 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Where is the train station in Aalborg?
There is one train station in Aalborg.
Where is the train station in Kiel?
There are more train stations and stops in Kiel than most cities. Most trains from Aalborg will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Kiel:
Train stations in Kiel:
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