There are 7 ways to get from Munich to Copenhagen by plane, train, bus, night train 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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Fly from Munich  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Copenhagen (CPH) MUC - CPH

$82 - $225

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Bus  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Copenhagen N05

$60 - $110

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Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Copenhagen (CPH) STR - CPH

$134 - $329

Train  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$197 - $282

Train, night train  •  17 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  2. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade

$283 - $418

Train, drive  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Copenhagen

$215 - $324

Drive  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Copenhagen 777.4 miles

$170 - $260

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Copenhagen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at København H via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 33 min.

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The distance between Munich and Copenhagen is 841 km. The road distance is 1243.8 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Copenhagen without a car is to train which takes 11 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Munich to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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

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Munich to Copenhagen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Copenhagen is to fly which takes 4 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 33 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 16 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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  • Distance: 525.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Copenhagen, Denmark?

Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines and six other airlines fly from Munich to Copenhagen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich to Copenhagen via Hamburg Hbf in around 11 h 33 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Munich to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Munich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Copenhagen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Munich to Copenhagen via Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
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 München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
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 Munich, Munich central bus station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Munich to Copenhagen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at København H station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Copenhagen is 1244 km. It takes approximately 11 h 27 min to drive from Munich to Copenhagen.

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LOT, Eurowings, Scandinavian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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Book your Munich to Copenhagen bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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