How to get to Odense
The University of Southern Denmark is situated in Odense – only a 3-minute drive from the highway and a 15 minutes drive from the railway station. Odense is well connected to both national and international railway and is therefore easily reached by train.
The two nearest international airports are Copenhagen airport and Billund airport. Once you are in Denmark, the easiest way to get around is to use Rejseplanen - a website helping you map your journey.
Train from airports in Copenhagen, Billund or Hamburg
Copenhagen - Odense (approx. travel time: 1 hour 45 min): From Copenhagen you can catch a train from the airport (terminal 3 - arrival terminal) that will take you directly to Odense station (once every hour) or via Copenhagen Central Station (twice every hour). Use Rejseplanen to plan your journey.
Billund - Odense (approx. travel time: 1 hour 30 min): From Billund you have to take both bus and train (twice every hour). Use Rejseplanen to plan your journey.
Transfers from Hamburg international airport to Odense will take you two and a half hours by train.
You can book or buy tickets and get information about train services at DSB
When you arrive in Odense by train the hotels is within walking distance (all less than 750 m).
How to get to campus
It is easy to get from the city center to campus. You can either walk (~5 km), go by bike, bus or taxi.
Busses #. 41, 42, 43 and 44 go to the University of Southern Denmark (Campusvej 55). All busses depart from Odense Banegård Center (the railway station). Use Rejseplanen to plan your journey.
Cycling in Odense is safe, clean and fun, and you can easily rent a bike in Odense. The ride from the railway station to the university campus takes approx. 20 minutes. In Odense, you can borrow a city bike (or two) for free with your mobile phone and keep it for up to 24 hours. See here for more information Cibi. Several other options for bike rentals are available at Visit Odense.
You can get a taxi from the taxi rank behind the main building of Odense railway station (Odense Banegård Center). Look for the signs at the railway station. The journey from the railway station to the University of Southern Denmark takes about 15 minutes.