Houens Odde International Scout Center is a peninsula in the Kolding Fjord, about 10 km from Kolding.

Our address is: 

Houens Odde 14-20
DK-6000 Kolding

Notice that large busses can't drive all the way through the forest. We transport your equipment on the center's tractors.


Public transportation

There are trains to Kolding from Germany and from all parts of Denmark..

The nearest airport is Billund and from there you can take the public busses to Kolding.

On workdays (Monday to Friday) there is a public bus connection between Kolding and Middelfart which stops at the road close to Houens Odde. From the bus stop there is about 1,5 km walk to Stensgaarden which is the first part of the centre and about 3,5 km to the Gilwell Huts which are the most distant part of Houens Odde.

The city bus line goes to Nr. Bjert seven days a week. From the bus stop in Nr. Bjert there is about 8 km to the most distant part of Houens Odde. 


Further information about public busses in the web service Rejseplanen.dk 


Hire a bus

You can also hire a bus for your transport from the bus company Egeskov Turistfart - http://www.egeskovturist.dk/ . Call the company or send an email to book a bus or ask about prices. When you book, please inform the bus company which facility you are going to, so the bus company knows where to drop you off.


For small groups it may be cheaper to hire a taxi from Kolding to Houens Odde. Taxis are available for 4 or 8 persons.