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There are 7 ways to get from Copenhagen to Skagen by bus, train, car ferry, car or plane

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Bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Aalborg 621
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Frederikshavn St. 973X / ...

$28 - $43

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Train  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from København H to Aalborg St. Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Frederikshavn St. 75

Train via Fredericia St.  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from København H to Fredericia St. Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Fredericia St. to Aalborg St. Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Frederikshavn St. 75

Train, car ferry  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation Öresundståg
  2. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 5m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Odden
  2. Take the car ferry from Odden to Ebeltoft
  3. Drive from Ebeltoft to Skagen

$131 - $188

Fly to Aalborg, train, line 75 train  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Aalborg (AAL) CPH - AAL
  2. Take the train from Lindholm St. to Frederikshavn St.
  3. Take the line 75 train from Frederikshavn St. to Skagen St.

Fly to Gothenburg, car ferry  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Gothenburg (GOT) CPH - GOT
  2. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Skagen is to bus which costs 170 kr - 280 kr and takes 7h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Skagen is to drive and car ferry which costs 850 kr - 1300 kr and takes 5h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Skagen. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Skagen St. via Aalborg St. and Frederikshavn St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 57m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Skagen is 258 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Skagen without a car is to bus which takes 7h 55m and costs 170 kr - 280 kr.

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It takes approximately 7h 55m to get from Copenhagen to Skagen, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Skagen is to bus which takes 7h 55m and costs 170 kr - 280 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7h 57m.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Aalborg Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Copenhagen to Skagen train services, operated by North Jutland Transport Company, arrive at Frederikshavn St. station.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Skagen.
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  • Distance: 161.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 55m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Skagen, Denmark?

You can take a bus from Copenhagen to Skagen via Aalborg Busterminal, Frederikshavn St., and Frederikshavn St. in around 7h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Skagen via Aalborg St. and Frederikshavn St. in around 7h 57m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Fredericia St.
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Fredericia St. to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
dsb.dk
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Frederikshavn St.
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Lindholm St. to Frederikshavn St.
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Frederikshavn St. to Skagen St.
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
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 Aalborg
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Frederikshavn St.
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Ferry operators
Mols Linien
Phone
+45 70 10 14 18
Email
kundeservice@molslinjen.dk
Website
molslinjen.dk
Car ferry from Odden to Ebeltoft
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
molslinjen.dk
Flex
$85
Standard
$108

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Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian Air International offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Aalborg Airport.

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There are 578+ hotels available in Skagen. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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

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