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There are 3 ways to get from Hamburg to Rødby by train, bus, ferry or car

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Rødby Færge Ec

$39 - $56

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Puttgarden 173 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby

$57 - $64

Drive  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Rødby 310.1 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Rødby is to train which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Rødby is to train which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Rødby is 153 km. The road distance is 496.1 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Rødby without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Hamburg to Rødby, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Rødby is 496 km. It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to drive from Hamburg to Rødby.

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There are 404+ hotels available in Rødby. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 95.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Rødby, Denmark?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Hamburg to Rødby 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
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
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Rødby Færge
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Bus operators

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
+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Hamburg to Puttgarden
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Ferry operators
+45 33 15 15 15
Ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby
Ave. Duration
45 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
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