Aarhus Airport

General information

Aarhus Airport is the fourth largest airport in Denmark, mainly used by Scandinavian Airlines. Aarhus is the largest city in Denmark after Copenhagen. Unfortunately, the airport is a long drive from the city centre of Aarhus.


Where is Aarhus Airport situated?

The airport is located northeast of Aarhus in the vicinity of Mols Bjerge National Park. From the city you can get to the airport via motorway ‘Djurslandmotorvejen’ (Primærrute 15).

How many terminals has Aarhus Airport?

There is one terminal at Aarhus Airport.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Aarhus Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Denmark.

Airport Distance
Aalborg Airport 100km
Billund Airport 111km
Copenhagen Airport 147km
Gothenburg Landvetter Airport (Sweden) 182km
Malmö Airport (Sweden) 191km



The distance from Aarhus Airport to the centre of Aarhus is 44 kilometres. By car, it takes 36 minutes to get to the centre of Aarhus.

From AAR Airport to Aarhus City centre by Car
44 km
36 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Aarhus Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Aarhus Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Aarhus Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Aarhus Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Aarhus is about DKK 700.-. Book your taxi at Aarhus Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From AAR Airport to Aarhus City centre by Taxi
44 km
36 min
DKK 700.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Aarhus Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Hertz, Europcar, Avis, Budget, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Aarhus Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Aarhus Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Aarhus Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Aarhus Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Aarhus Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Aarhus Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • British Airways (BA)
  • Czech Airlines (OK)
  • Scandinavian Airlines (SK)
  • Ryanair (FR)


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Aarhus Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Molskroen, Ebeltoft

Surrounded by Mols Bjerge National Park, this hotel offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. Femmøller Strand beach is 150 metres away and during summer guests can relax on the large terrace.


Pasescia Bed and Breakfast., Kolind

Offering garden views, Pasescia Bed and Breakfast. In Kolind features accommodation and a shared lounge. Complimentary WiFi is available.

Hotels in Aarhus

Looking for the best hotels in Aarhus? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel Oasia Aarhus City, Arhus

This designer hotel is only 300 metres from Aarhus Train Station. It offers free Wi-Fi internet access and free tea/coffee around the clock. All rooms have a flat-screen TV.


Cabinn Aarhus, Arhus

This hotel is located in central Aarhus and just a 3-minute walk from Aarhus Harbour. It offers free WiFi and in-room tea/coffee facilities. Aarhus Central Station is 900 metres away.


Hotel Ritz Aarhus City, Arhus

Set in a 1930s building, this boutique hotel is 2 minutes’ walk from Aarhus Train Station and airport shuttle buses. Hotel Ritz Aarhus City offers free WiFi and a steakhouse restaurant with an 8,000-bottle wine cellar.

Things to do

It is possible to book tours in the city and near Aarhus Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!

Tour & transport

Aarhus Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

A customizable tour with a local guide to help you discover your area best you see fit.


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