There are 10 ways to get from Rotterdam to Denmark by train, plane, 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.

Recommended option

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Copenhagen  •  4 h 7 min

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

$56 - $246

Cheapest option

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Copenhagen  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Copenhagen (CPH) EIN - CPH

$32 - $202

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Train to Amsterdam, fly to Aalborg  •  4 h 16 min

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

$95 - $330

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Billund, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Billund (BLL) AMS - BLL
  3. Take the bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Kolding Busterminal

$97 - $406

Train to Brussels, fly to Copenhagen  •  5 h 8 min

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

$85 - $251

Train via Osnabrück Hbf  •  12 h 32 min

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

Train  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal Bus to Hamburg Hbf ZOB
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$140 - $222

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

$61 - $108

Night bus  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Take the night bus from The Hague to Copenhagen N844

$57 - $97

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 Denmark is to train and fly which costs 28€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Denmark is to train and fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs 45€ - 220€.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Denmark is 567 km. The road distance is 957 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Rotterdam to Denmark, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Denmark. 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 Denmark. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at København H via Amersfoort, Osnabrück Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Denmark?

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Copenhagen via Amersfoort, Osnabrück Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 12 h 32 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 Amsterdam to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Billund
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
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 Amsterdam to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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
Flights from Amsterdam to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal Bus to Hamburg Hbf ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Amersfoort to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
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)
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 Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Sydtrafik
Website
sydtrafik.dk
Bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Kolding Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
sydtrafik.dk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
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

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.

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
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from The Hague to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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