There are 4 ways to get from Copenhagen to Malmö by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation Öresundståg / ...

$8 - $16

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Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Malmö 613 / ...

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Night train  •  39 min

  1. Take the night train from København H to Malmö C 029 / ...

$10 - $14

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Malmö 25.4 miles

$5 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Malmö. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from København H and arriving at Malmö Centralstation station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Malmö is 28 km. The road distance is 40.7 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Malmö without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs .

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The train from København H to Malmö Centralstation takes 39 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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

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Copenhagen to Malmö train services, operated by Öresundståg, depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Malmö is to train which takes 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 55 min.

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Copenhagen to Malmö bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Malmö station.

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Copenhagen to Malmö train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Malmö Centralstation.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Malmö.
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  • Distance: 17.8 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Malmö, Sweden?

Öresundståg operates a train from Copenhagen to Malmö every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 39 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Malmö hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 55 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Night train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
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 Malmö
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Malmö Norra Vallgatan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Malmö Norra Vallgatan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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Nettbuss Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Malmö is 41 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Copenhagen to Malmö.

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