There are 4 ways to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg by train, ferry, bus or car

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

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Train, ferry  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Helsingør St. 029
  2. Take the ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation Scand

$56 - $60

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Helsingborg 602 / ...

$6 - $11

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation Öresundståg

$17 - $25

Drive, ferry  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Helsingör, Helsingør St.
  2. Take the ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation Scand / ...

$55 - $58

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Helsingborg. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from København H and arriving at Helsingborg Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Helsingborg is 42 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg without a car is to train and ferry which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 50 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg.
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  • Distance: 26.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

Öresundståg operates a train from Copenhagen to Helsingborg hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Helsingborg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Helsingør St.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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 Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Ferry operators
Scandlines
Phone
+45 33 15 15 15
Email
Scandlines@scandlines.com
Website
scandlines.se
Ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Economy
$47
Flexible
$89
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Ferry from Helsingör, Helsingør St. to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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