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Svendborg is reachable by highway route 9, which branches of the main highway (E20) across [[Funen]] south of Odense, it's about a 25 minute drive. Though the Fynbus'[http://www.fynbus.dk] regional bus lines; 121, 162 and 163 mainly uses local roads and take about 1½ hours to do the trip. Trains [http://www.dsb.dk] are faster and the locals prefered choice, they take 42 minutes from [[Odense]]. If you are travelling from Copenhagen, you might want to consider switching to a bus in [[Nyborg]] instead, as this might be faster, depending on how long the stop over is.
  
 
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Svendborg harbour [http://svendborg-havn.dk/] is open to both leisure sailors and commercial ferry traffic, routes out of Svendborg goes to Ærøskøbing on [[Ærø]] and to serveral small islands in the [[Sydfynske Øhav|South Funen archipelago]].
 
* <listing name="Ærøskøbing" alt="Ærøfærgerne" address="Vestergade 1A, Ærøskøbing" directions="" phone="+45 62 52 40 00" url="http://www.aeroe-ferry.dk" hours="5.55-20.55" price="Passengers: 104 DKK, Cars: 227 DKK" lat="" long="" email="" fax=""></listing>
 
* <listing name="Ærøskøbing" alt="Ærøfærgerne" address="Vestergade 1A, Ærøskøbing" directions="" phone="+45 62 52 40 00" url="http://www.aeroe-ferry.dk" hours="5.55-20.55" price="Passengers: 104 DKK, Cars: 227 DKK" lat="" long="" email="" fax=""></listing>
 
* <listing name="Skarø & Drejø" alt="" directions="Rederiet Højestene" address="Havnepladsen 2" phone="+45 62 23 30 85" email="" fax="" url="http://www.svendborg-havn.dk/f%C3%A6rger/h%C3%B8jestene" hours="6.15-16.05" price="Passengers: 85 DKK, Cars: 170 DKK"></listing>
 
* <listing name="Skarø & Drejø" alt="" directions="Rederiet Højestene" address="Havnepladsen 2" phone="+45 62 23 30 85" email="" fax="" url="http://www.svendborg-havn.dk/f%C3%A6rger/h%C3%B8jestene" hours="6.15-16.05" price="Passengers: 85 DKK, Cars: 170 DKK"></listing>

Revision as of 13:51, 20 September 2009

Svendborg is a city on Funen.

Population ca. 30000

Downtown

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Get in

Svendborg is reachable by highway route 9, which branches of the main highway (E20) across Funen south of Odense, it's about a 25 minute drive. Though the Fynbus'[1] regional bus lines; 121, 162 and 163 mainly uses local roads and take about 1½ hours to do the trip. Trains [2] are faster and the locals prefered choice, they take 42 minutes from Odense. If you are travelling from Copenhagen, you might want to consider switching to a bus in Nyborg instead, as this might be faster, depending on how long the stop over is.

By ferry

Svendborg harbour [3] is open to both leisure sailors and commercial ferry traffic, routes out of Svendborg goes to Ærøskøbing on Ærø and to serveral small islands in the South Funen archipelago.

  • Ærøskøbing (Ærøfærgerne), Vestergade 1A, Ærøskøbing, +45 62 52 40 00, [4]. 5.55-20.55. Passengers: 104 DKK, Cars: 227 DKK.
  • Skarø & Drejø, Havnepladsen 2 (Rederiet Højestene), +45 62 23 30 85, [5]. 6.15-16.05. Passengers: 85 DKK, Cars: 170 DKK.
  • Hjortø (Hjortøboen), Pejdenordet 11, Hjortø, +45 40 97 95 18, [6]. 8.10-14.30. Twice daily

Get around

See

Anne Hvides Gård, oldest building in Svendborg, 1850
  • Naturama, Dronningemaen 30, ''+45'' 62210650 (), [7]. Museum with stuffed (real) animals DKK90, free for people under 18.
Sct Nicolai church

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Contact

Get out

Valdemar Castle
Valdemar Castle, front side
  • Valdemar Castele, (5 km out on the island of [[Tåsinge]]). May to September. beautiful late baroque palaces from 1639 DKK 90.



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