There are 9 ways to get from Århus to Rotterdam by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Aarhus to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Aarhus (AAR) to Amsterdam (AMS) AAR - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$105 - $342

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Night bus, train  •  12 h 33 min

  1. Take the night bus from Aarhus to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N630
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Rotterdam Blaak Intercity

$61 - $102

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Train to Billund, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Vejle St.
  2. Fly from Billund (BLL) to Amsterdam (AMS) BLL - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$109 - $427

Train to Aalborg, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Aalborg St.
  2. Fly from Aalborg (AAL) to Amsterdam (AMS) AAL - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$116 - $363

Train to Copenhagen, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to København H
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Amsterdam (AMS) CPH - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$106 - $322

Train to Billund, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Vejle St.
  2. Fly from Billund (BLL) to Brussels (BRU) BLL - BRU
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal

$119 - $460

Train  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Dammtor Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
  4. Take the train from Hengelo to Utrecht Centraal
  5. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal

$137 - $227

Train, bus  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Aarhus H to Kolding St. Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kolding to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS N844

$64 - $108

Drive  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Århus to Rotterdam 516.7 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Århus to Rotterdam is to train and bus which costs 400 kr - 700 kr and takes 13 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Århus to Rotterdam is to train and fly which costs 650 kr - 2800 kr and takes 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Århus to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Aarhus H and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Hamburg Dammtor, Osnabruck Hbf, Hengelo and Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 37 min.

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The distance between Århus and Rotterdam is 601 km. The road distance is 826.8 km.

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The best way to get from Århus to Rotterdam without a car is to train which takes 11 h 37 min and costs 850 kr - 1500 kr.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Århus to Rotterdam, including transfers.

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Århus to Rotterdam train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from Aarhus H station.

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There is no direct flight from Aarhus Airport to Amsterdam Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Århus to Rotterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Århus to Rotterdam is 827 km. It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to drive from Århus to Rotterdam.

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  • Distance: 375.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Århus, Denmark and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Århus to Rotterdam via Hamburg Dammtor, Osnabrück Hbf, Osnabruck Hbf, Hengelo, and Utrecht Centraal in around 11 h 37 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Billund to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Aalborg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Billund to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Aarhus to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Aarhus to Amsterdam via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Billund to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Aalborg to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Billund to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Billund to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Billund to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Aalborg to Amsterdam via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Aarhus to Amsterdam via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Rotterdam Blaak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Vejle St.
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to København H
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Kolding St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kolding to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Aarhus to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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CSA, KLM and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Aarhus Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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There are 570+ hotels available in Rotterdam. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Århus to Aarhus Airport is to bus which takes 42 min and costs 55 kr - 75 kr.

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