By busThe old train station in Gedser was closed in 2009, so use the Movia line 39 bus which connects Gedser with the regions main train station in Nykøbing Falster around once per hour on weekdays, down to 8 departures on Sundays. In summer another option is line 43, also connecting with Nykøbing Falster, but stopping at many of the regions popular beaches en route.
By ferryThe main reason to come to Gedser is the ferry to Rostock in Germany, the most direct route between Copenhagen and Berlin. The crossing takes 1 hour and 45 minutes and is operated by Scandlines. Departures every two hours between 7 and 23. A regular online purchased car economy one-way fare begins at €109 (off-season), €129 (peak season); paying at the harbour ticket office is an extra €10. (Timetable and tariffs 2019). Smile Economy tickets begins at €33 (off-season), €68 (peak season), and are for bonuscard members (needs registration and must be booked well in advance).
phone: +45 27 18 83 43address: Skolegade 2BSmall geologial museum with local finds, nice collection of Amber and Quartz
Gedser Vandtårnphone: +45 54 17 92 82address: Danmarksgade 6Is a striking and beautiful building with great views, although access to observation is sketchy at best outside the tourist season (Jul-Aug).
Gedser ChurchCompleted in 1915, designed by Peder Vilhelm Jensen-Klint
- Fishing There is good fishing in the area, and some fishing vessels in the harbour offers fishing tours during the summer.
- Gedesby Strand is a good, nearby beach if you have some time to kill waiting for an available spot on the ferry.
Bellavistaphone: +45 54 17 03 54address: Vestre Strand 2Unpretentious pizzeria and restaurant with outdoor seating.
phone: +45 54 17 02 87address: Gedser LystbådehavnCozy restaurant in the harbour, call ahead as there are no set opening hours.
Nope, but you can buy a beer at the grocery store and hang out at the harbour
Hotel Gedserphone: +45 54 17 17 08address: Langgade 59A bit run down by the high Danish standards, but perfectly adequate, some rooms accepts pets, just 100 meters from the ferry terminal.
NaturskoleBasic tent camping is available at the Gedser Naturskole. The Naturskole can be found off Sondre Boulevard near the edge of town. The camping is free, but there are only very basic facilities and no showers.