There are 4 ways to get from Kiel to Odense by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel ZOB to Kolding
  2. Take the train from Kolding St. to Odense St. Ic

$53 - $73

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Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Flensburg N50 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Flensburg to Odense, Odense Station N98

$14 - $23

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Train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Neumünster to Flensburg Re7
  2. Take the train from Flensburg to Kolding St. Ic
  3. Take the train from Kolding St. to Odense St. Ic

$34 - $68

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Kiel to Odense 151.3 miles

$35 - $55

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No, there is no direct bus from Kiel to Odense station. However, there are services departing from Kiel and arriving at Odense, Odense Station via Flensburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiel to Odense. However, there are services departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Odense St. via Neumünster, Flensburg and Kolding St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between Kiel and Odense is 121 km. The road distance is 242 km.

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The best way to get from Kiel to Odense without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Kiel to Odense, including transfers.

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Kiel to Odense bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Kiel station.

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Kiel to Odense train services, operated by HVV, depart from Neumünster station.

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The best way to get from Kiel to Odense is to bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 45 min.

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Kiel to Odense bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Odense, Odense Station.

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Kiel to Odense train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Odense St. station.

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Map of how to get from Kiel to Odense.
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  • Distance: 75.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between Kiel, Germany and Odense, Denmark?

You can take a bus from Kiel to Odense via Flensburg in around 4 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kiel to Odense via Neumünster, Flensburg, and Kolding St. in around 5 h 45 min.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Kolding St. to Odense St.
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Flensburg to Kolding St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
dsb.dk
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Neumünster to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Kiel ZOB to Kolding
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
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 Kiel to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Flensburg to Odense, Odense Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Kiel to Odense is 242 km. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Kiel to Odense.

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