Puttgarden-Rødby + Øresundbrug

After the journey with the Puttgarden-Rødby ferry, you can continue to Sweden via the Øresund Bridge (toll bridge) or the Helsingborg ferry. The choice between these two options depends on your personal needs and preferences. The bridge might be the better choice if you’re looking for speed. The ferry may be more suitable if you want to stretch your legs. Don’t forget to consider the trip’s price, as it can be an essential factor in making your decision. Both the bridge and the ferry come with a cost. You can purchase tickets for the Puttgarden ferry and the toll bridge together.

Puttgarden-Rødby + Øresundbrug Tickets

Scandlines offers combination tickets for:

  • Puttgarden-Rødby + Helsingør-Helsingborg;
  • and for Puttgarden-Rødby + Øresund Bridge.

You can easily compare the prices at Scandlines by specifying your preferred mode of travel. This way, you can quickly see the costs involved.

About the Øresund Bridge

The Øresund Bridge is an impressive structure that connects Sweden and Denmark. The bridge spans a remarkable 8 kilometres and consists of various sections, including a tunnel and an artificial island. The Øresund Bridge is a technical marvel and a vital link in the European road network.

It’s also important to note that a toll must be paid to drive across the bridge, and the amount can vary depending on the type of vehicle and the time of day.

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Should you choose the ferry or the bridge?

The Øresund Bridge and the Helsingborg ferry have advantages and disadvantages, depending on your specific needs and preferences when travelling from Puttgarden to Sweden.

If you plan to travel to Malmö, the Øresund Bridge is a better choice than the ferry because it is closer. However, the Helsingborg ferry may be a more suitable option if you’re heading to northern Sweden. Remember that the ferry takes longer than the bridge, as we have calculated.

  • Rødby – Ljungby via the bridge (374 km)
    Total time: 3 hours and 49 minutes
  • Rødby – Ljungby via the ferry
    From Rødby to the Helsingør ferry terminal – 198 km, 2 hours and 8 minutes Crossing: wait time 10 minutes, sailing time 20 minutes From Helsingborg to Ljungby – 131 km, 1 hour and 30 minutes.
    Total time: at least 4 hours and 8 minutes

Ultimately, the bridge is the faster choice. But whether it is also more enjoyable and cost-effective? You can find out by putting together your trip and filling in details such as the length of your car and the number of passengers.

Book your tickets here.

Ferry Tickets

To obtain tickets at the most economical rate, it is recommended to purchase them in advance through Scandlines’ online service, rather than at the harbor, where an additional charge will be incurred.

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