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There are 9 ways to get from Rotterdam to Odense by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Billund, train

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Billund (BLL)
  3. Take the train from Vejle St. to Odense St.

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Odense Station

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Copenhagen, train

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Copenhagen (CPH)
  3. Take the train from CPH Lufthavn to Odense St.

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Aalborg, train

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Aalborg (AAL)
  3. Take the train from Aalborg Lufthavn St. to Aarhus H
  4. Take the train from Aarhus H to Odense St.

Train to Brussels, fly to Copenhagen, train

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Copenhagen (CPH)
  3. Take the train from CPH Lufthavn to Odense St.

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Hamburg, train

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Hamburg (HAM)
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Odense St.

Train

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Osnabrück Hbf
  3. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Odense St.

Train via Amersfoort

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort Centraal
  2. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Osnabrück Hbf
  4. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Odense St.

Drive

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Odense
Netherlands → Denmark
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Yes, entry into Denmark is currently allowed from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Odense is 072 22 74 59.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Odense is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Odense is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 072 22 74 59.

No, returning to Netherlands from Denmark is currently allowed.

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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Odense is to bus which costs €40 - €50 and takes 11h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Odense is to train and fly which costs €85 - €400 and takes 5h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotterdam Central Station station and arriving at Odense Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Odense. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Odense St. via Hengelo, Osnabrück Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 43m.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Odense is 548 km. The road distance is 796.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Odense without a car is to train which takes 10h 43m and costs €120 - €260.

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Rotterdam to Odense, including transfers.

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Rotterdam to Odense bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rotterdam Central Station.

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Rotterdam to Odense train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Odense is to train which takes 10h 43m and costs €120 - €260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €50 and takes 11h 55m.

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  • Distance: 548.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 8m

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

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Odense via Hengelo, Osnabrück Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 10h 43m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Odense Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost 290 kr - 360 kr and the journey takes 11h 55m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Billund
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kr - 3800 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100 kr - 4300 kr
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kr - 3700 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 kr - 4100 kr
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3600 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320 kr - 2100 kr
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 kr - 3300 kr
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180 kr - 1800 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
900 kr - 3800 kr
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
900 kr - 3800 kr
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310 kr - 2400 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
370 kr - 2600 kr
Train operators
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
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
70 kr - 160 kr
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
70 kr - 95 kr
1st Class
110 kr - 160 kr
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
140 kr - 340 kr
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
140 kr - 210 kr
1st Class
240 kr - 340 kr
Train from Hengelo to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
95 kr - 230 kr
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
95 kr - 140 kr
1st Class
160 kr - 230 kr
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85 kr - 210 kr
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
85 kr - 130 kr
1st Class
140 kr - 210 kr
Train from Amersfoort Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
100 kr - 250 kr
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
100 kr - 150 kr
1st Class
170 kr - 250 kr
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
300 kr - 550 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
300 kr - 410 kr
Comfort
390 kr - 500 kr
Premium
400 kr - 550 kr
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
340 kr - 650 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
340 kr - 470 kr
Comfort
430 kr - 600 kr
Premium
470 kr - 650 kr
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Vejle St. to Odense St.
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from CPH Lufthavn to Odense St.
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
130 kr - 190 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aalborg Lufthavn St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 kr - 170 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Aarhus H to Odense St.
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
130 kr - 190 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Odense St.
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
230 kr - 330 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hengelo to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
180 kr - 250 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
340 kr - 480 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45 kr - 70 kr
Website
Eurobahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück central station to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100 kr - 130 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 kr - 1000 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Odense Station
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
290 kr - 360 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Billund Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Odense is 796 km. It takes approximately 7h 16m to drive from Rotterdam to Odense.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Billund Airport.

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