Copenhagen to Rotterdam by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 3m
  • Distance
    677 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    15hr 2m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Copenhagen to Rotterdam by train

Fast trains from Copenhagen to Rotterdam take around 11 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 677 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Copenhagen and Rotterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Copenhagen to Rotterdam?

Journeys between Copenhagen and Rotterdam usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Copenhagen to Rotterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 17 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Copenhagen to Rotterdam?

The Copenhagen to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Copenhagen to Rotterdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Copenhagen around 05:35 and the last train is around 23:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Copenhagen around 05:12, and the last at 23:00.

When to book Copenhagen to Rotterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Copenhagen to Rotterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Copenhagen and Rotterdam?

More than one train company operates on the route from Copenhagen to Rotterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Hamburg-Köln-Express
  • IC Direct
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Rotterdam to Copenhagen by train

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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