There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Denmark by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen  •  3h 59m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Copenhagen (CPH) AMS - CPH

356 kr - 1797 kr

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Bus  •  12h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Copenhagen N844

320 kr - 390 kr

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Aalborg  •  4h

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Aalborg (AAL) AMS - AAL

666 kr - 4217 kr

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Billund, bus  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Billund (BLL) AMS - BLL
  2. Take the bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Kolding Busterminal

636 kr - 2762 kr

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Copenhagen  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Copenhagen (CPH) EIN - CPH

458 kr - 1372 kr

Train  •  11h 14m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabrueck Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ic

1171 kr - 1958 kr

Drive  •  8h 33m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Copenhagen 923.1 km

950 kr - 1400 kr

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Denmark due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 3/16/2020

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Denmark. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Denmark, please check government recommendations.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Denmark is to bus which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 12h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Denmark is to fly which costs 45€ - 250€ and takes 3h 59m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Copenhagen. Services depart once daily, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Denmark. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Koebenhavn H via Osnabrueck Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 14m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Denmark is 510 km. The road distance is 923.1 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Denmark without a car is to train which takes 11h 14m and costs 150€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 3h 59m to get from Amsterdam to Denmark, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Denmark bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Denmark train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Denmark is to fly which takes 3h 59m and costs 45€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 270€ and takes 11h 14m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 12h 25m.

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  • Distance: 510.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 59m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Denmark?

Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and three other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Copenhagen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen via Osnabrueck Hbf and Hamburg Hbf in around 11h 14m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 8500 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Billund
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100 kr - 4000 kr
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440 kr - 2400 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2500 kr
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330 kr - 2900 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kr - 4500 kr
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
440 kr - 1100 kr
Train operators
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
110 kr - 260 kr
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
110 kr - 160 kr
1st Class
180 kr - 260 kr
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
180 kr - 410 kr
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
180 kr - 250 kr
1st Class
290 kr - 410 kr
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
430 kr - 600 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
340 kr - 480 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 kr - 950 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 450 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
320 kr - 390 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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

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Amsterdam to Denmark train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Koebenhavn H station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Denmark is 923 km. It takes approximately 8h 33m to drive from Amsterdam to Denmark.

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Norwegian Air International, Scandinavian Airlines and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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Book your Amsterdam to Denmark train tickets online with Omio, Omio and Omio.

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Book your Amsterdam to Denmark bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 530+ hotels available in Denmark. Prices start at 750 kr DKK per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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