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There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Denmark by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Aalborg  •  4h 2m

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

816 kr - 2416 kr

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen  •  4h 5m

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

381 kr - 1461 kr

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Billund, bus  •  5h 25m

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

506 kr - 2741 kr

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Copenhagen  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Copenhagen (CPH) DUS - CPH

597 kr - 2464 kr

Train to Brussels, fly to Copenhagen  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Copenhagen (CPH) BRU - CPH

863 kr - 2366 kr

Train  •  10h 57m

  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 København H Ic

930 kr - 1957 kr

Bus, train  •  16h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Oldenburg central bus station
  2. Take the bus from Oldenburg central bus station to Hamburg central bus station
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Høje Taastrup

399 kr - 498 kr

Bus  •  19h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Berlin - Central Bus Station Amsterdam Sloterdijk > Groningen > Leer > Bremen > Hamburg > Berlin / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Copenhagen Central Bus Station Bucuresti - Stockholm / ...

763 kr - 1073 kr

Drive  •  8h 29m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Copenhagen 924.4 km

850 kr - 1300 kr

Netherlands → Denmark
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International entry into Denmark from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Denmark, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Vatican, San Marino, Cyprus and Monaco

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. South Africa are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Denmark from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test within 1 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 4
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
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  • Negative COVID-19 test within 1 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 4
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
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Rules to follow in Denmark

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Denmark from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Denmark is 072 22 74 59.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Denmark is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Denmark is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 072 22 74 59.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Denmark.

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Last updated: 3 May 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Amsterdam to Denmark is to bus and train, which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 16h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Denmark is to fly which costs 110€ - 330€ and takes 4h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Denmark station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Copenhagen Central Bus Station via Berlin Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 10m.

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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 København H via Osnabrueck Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 57m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Denmark is 510 km. The road distance is 924.4 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Denmark without a car is to train which takes 10h 57m and costs 120€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 4h 2m to get from Amsterdam to Denmark, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Denmark bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Amsterdam City Center - 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 4h 2m and costs 110€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 270€ and takes 10h 57m, you could also bus, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 19h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Denmark.
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  • Distance: 510.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 2m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Denmark?

KLM and Scandinavian Airlines fly from Amsterdam to Aalborg 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen via Osnabrueck Hbf and Hamburg Hbf in around 10h 57m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kr - 3400 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kr - 2700 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3200 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Billund
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100 kr - 4200 kr
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 kr - 2200 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2900 kr
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kr - 2500 kr
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2700 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290 kr - 1000 kr
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
410 kr - 1300 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
380 kr - 1800 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320 kr - 1500 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 Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
160 kr - 370 kr
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
160 kr - 230 kr
1st Class
270 kr - 370 kr
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabrueck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
180 kr - 410 kr
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
180 kr - 250 kr
1st Class
290 kr - 410 kr
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
420 kr - 850 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
420 kr - 600 kr
Comfort
500 kr - 650 kr
Premium
600 kr - 850 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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
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
4 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 52m
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 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
500 kr - 900 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück central station to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 kr - 130 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrueck Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
190 kr - 270 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
330 kr - 450 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Høje Taastrup
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kr - 170 kr
Website
Snälltåget
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Oldenburg central bus station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
120 kr - 160 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Oldenburg central bus station to Hamburg central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80 kr - 100 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
270 kr - 330 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Berlin - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
160 kr - 200 kr
Website
Blablabus
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Copenhagen Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
600 kr - 750 kr
Website
Comati PSG

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

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Amsterdam to Denmark bus services, operated by Comati PSG, arrive at Copenhagen Central Bus Station.

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Amsterdam to Denmark train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at København H station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Denmark is 924 km. It takes approximately 8h 29m to drive from Amsterdam to Denmark.

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KLM and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Aalborg Airport.

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There are three+ 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 17 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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