There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Rotterdam by plane, train, bus, night train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 22 min

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

$63 - $239

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS N844

$55 - $95

4 alternative options

Fly to Brussels, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Brussels (BRU) CPH - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal

$91 - $262

Train  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
  4. Take the train from Hengelo to Amersfoort
  5. Take the train from Amersfoort to Rotterdam Centraal

$129 - $212

Night train, train  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amersfoort
  4. Take the train from Amersfoort to Rotterdam Centraal

$151 - $230

Drive  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Rotterdam 598.7 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Rotterdam is to bus which costs 370 kr - 650 kr and takes 14 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Rotterdam is to fly and train which costs 410 kr - 1600 kr and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Rotterdam is 675 km. The road distance is 958 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Copenhagen to Rotterdam, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Hamburg Hbf, Osnabruck Hbf, Hengelo and Amersfoort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 38 min.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Rotterdam.
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  • Distance: 421.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Copenhagen to Rotterdam via Hamburg Hbf, Osnabrück Hbf, Osnabruck Hbf, Hengelo, and Amersfoort in around 11 h 38 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Rotterdam once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $95 and the journey takes 14 h 20 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Copenhagen to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Copenhagen to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
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 Copenhagen to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
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 - $19
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 Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$29 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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