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There are 13 ways to get from Copenhagen to London by plane, train, bus, night train, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Copenhagen to London Heathrow  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Heathrow (LHR) CPH - LHR

$93 - $260

Cheapest option

Fly Copenhagen to London Luton, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Luton (LTN) CPH - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$42 - $240

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Fly Copenhagen to London Gatwick  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Gatwick (LGW) CPH - LGW

$52 - $185

Fly Copenhagen to London City  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London City (LCY) CPH - LCY

$110 - $335

Fly Copenhagen to London Stansted  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Stansted (STN) CPH - STN

$58 - $195

Fly Copenhagen to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Birmingham (BHX) CPH - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston

$107 - $340

Train to Billund, fly to London City  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Vejle St.
  2. Fly from Billund (BLL) to London City (LCY) BLL - LCY

$140 - $439

Train  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$291 - $622

Bus via Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord  •  19 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Brussels, Brussels-North station N770
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station RegioJet

$77 - $120

Bus  •  23 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to The Hague N844
  2. Take the bus from The Hague to London Ouibus

$82 - $128

Night train, train, night bus  •  25 h 33 min

  1. Take the night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amersfoort
  4. Take the train from Amersfoort to Den Haag Centraal
  5. Take the night bus from The Hague to London

$162 - $319

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$360 - $446

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$216 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to London is to fly and train which costs 270 kr - 1600 kr and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to London is to fly which costs 600 kr - 1700 kr and takes 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to London station. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at London, Victoria Green Line Station via Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to London. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Hamburg Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 33 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and London is 955 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to London without a car is to train which takes 16 h 33 min and costs 1800 kr - 4100 kr.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Copenhagen to London, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to London train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to London is to fly which takes 4 h 43 min and costs 600 kr - 1700 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1800 kr - 4100 kr and takes 16 h 33 min, you could also bus, which costs 500 kr - 800 kr and takes 19 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to London.
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  • Distance: 597.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and London, England?

Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways and six other airlines fly from Copenhagen to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to London via Hamburg Hbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris-Nord, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 16 h 33 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Billund to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Copenhagen to London Luton via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Copenhagen to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Billund to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Billund to London City via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $320
Flights from Copenhagen to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $320
Flights from Copenhagen to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $300
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Virgin West Coast Trains
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Vejle St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Eurostar
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to The Hague
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
regiojet.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Copenhagen to London bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at London, Victoria Green Line Station.

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London is 1 h behind Copenhagen. It is currently 2:42 AM in Copenhagen and 1:42 AM in London.

Copenhagen to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St. Pancras International station.

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Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways and KLM offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 8487+ hotels available in London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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