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There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to Denmark by plane, bus, train, car or car train

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Fly to Copenhagen  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Copenhagen (CPH) BCN - CPH

447 kr - 1578 kr

Cheapest option

Fly to Billund, bus  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Billund (BLL) BCN - BLL
  2. Take the bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Kolding Busterminal

274 kr - 1498 kr

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Fly to Aalborg  •  5h 55m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Aalborg (AAL) BCN - AAL

729 kr - 2283 kr

Fly to Aarhus  •  9h 11m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Aarhus (AAR) BCN - AAR

300 kr - 1700 kr

Train  •  21h 28m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to København H Ic

2264 kr - 4388 kr

Bus  •  44h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Zgorzelec Jędrzychowice
  2. Take the bus from Zgorzelec Jędrzychowice to København

686 kr - 945 kr

Drive, car train  •  25h 47m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Copenhagen

Drive  •  20h 20m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Copenhagen 2281.1 km

2000 kr - 2900 kr

Spain → Denmark
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International entry into Denmark from Spain

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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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), Andorra, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, San Marino, United Kingdom and Vatican

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 Spain

  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 10-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
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Spain
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  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Australia, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Israel, 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: Australia, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, United Kingdom and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Denmark

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Denmark from Spain.

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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 Spain from Denmark.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Denmark is to fly which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 5h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Denmark is to fly which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 5h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Denmark. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at København via Zgorzelec Jędrzychowice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Denmark. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at København H via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Koeln Hbf and Hamburg-Altona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 28m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Denmark is 1696 km. The road distance is 2281.1 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Denmark without a car is to train which takes 21h 28m and costs 300€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 5h 53m to get from Barcelona to Denmark, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Denmark bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Denmark train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Denmark is to fly which takes 5h 53m and costs 60€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 300€ - 600€ and takes 21h 28m, you could also bus, which costs 90€ - 130€ and takes 44h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Denmark.
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  • Distance: 1695.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 53m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Denmark?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and 10 other airlines fly from Barcelona to Copenhagen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Koeln Hbf, and Hamburg-Altona in around 21h 28m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2400 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 kr - 3800 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Billund via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4000 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 kr - 3800 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aarhus via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 4400 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aarhus via Munich, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 6000 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aalborg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100 kr - 3500 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Billund via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kr - 3200 kr
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2800 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Billund
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2600 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Billund via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
750 kr - 3000 kr
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4300 kr
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Billund
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
240 kr - 1500 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Billund via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
260 kr - 1500 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aarhus via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
300 kr - 1700 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kr - 2900 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aarhus via Munich, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 6000 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
470 kr - 1600 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
700 kr - 2300 kr
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from Barcelona to Aarhus via Zurich, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4200 kr
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kr - 4500 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
750 kr - 1700 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
480 kr - 2100 kr
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 2600 kr
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Billund
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
500 kr - 3500 kr
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Billund via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
700 kr - 3000 kr
Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
600 kr - 900 kr
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
800 kr - 1700 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
800 kr - 1200 kr
Comfort
900 kr - 1200 kr
Premium
1200 kr - 1700 kr
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 Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
600 kr - 850 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
850 kr - 1600 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
310 kr - 430 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne central station to Hamburg-Altona station
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
160 kr - 210 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg-Altona to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 450 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Barcelona to Denmark bus services, operated by Sindbad, arrive at København station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Denmark is 2281 km. It takes approximately 20h 20m to drive from Barcelona to Denmark.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Swiss and seven other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Copenhagen 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 Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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