There are 7 ways to get from Rotterdam to Copenhagen by train, plane, 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

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  4 h 9 min

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

$57 - $230

Cheapest option

Bus Ecolines  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Hamburg 848502
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Copenhagen 173 / ...

$51 - $81

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  5 h 20 min

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

$86 - $252

Train  •  12 h 37 min

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

Bus  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen N770

$66 - $108

Train, night train  •  15 h 7 min

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

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Copenhagen 598 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Copenhagen is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 16 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Copenhagen is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Copenhagen is 675 km. The road distance is 956.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Rotterdam to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Copenhagen via Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at København H via Amersfoort, Hengelo, Osnabrück Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Copenhagen via Amersfoort, Hengelo, Osnabruck Hbf, Osnabrück Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 12 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Copenhagen via Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 16 h 25 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eurobahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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