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There are 6 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) by plane, train, bus, night train, car or car ferry

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Fly  •  1h

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Copenhagen (CPH) BER - CPH

220 kr - 1400 kr

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Train via Hamburg  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to København H Ic

937 kr - 2068 kr

Bus  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Copenhagen central train station 032

243 kr - 311 kr

Train  •  14h 43m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Malmö Centralstation Snälltåget

349 kr - 468 kr

Night train  •  13h 25m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Malmo C 300

322 kr - 738 kr

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 8m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Świnoujście
  2. Take the car ferry from Świnoujście to Ystad
  3. Drive from Ystad to Copenhagen Airport (CPH)

609 kr - 746 kr

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Copenhagen Airport (CPH) is around 8h 19m and covers a distance of around 832 km. The fastest train normally takes 8h 18m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Copenhagen Airport. Typically 21 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
8h 19m
Fastest train time:
8h 18m
Trains per week:
21
Cheapest price:
824 kr
Carbon emissions:
43 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:15
Last train departs at:
13:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Germany → Denmark
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International entry into Denmark from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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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), Albania, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Rwanda, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States 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 Germany

  • 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 Germany
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Australia, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Australia, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, Germany, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • 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: Albania, Australia, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Faroe Islands, Finland, Germany, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican
  • 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 and Vatican
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Denmark

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Considerations leaving from Germany

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Denmark from Germany.

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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 Copenhagen Airport (CPH) is 072 22 74 59.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Copenhagen Airport (CPH) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Copenhagen Airport (CPH) 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.

Yes, entry into Germany from Denmark is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) is to bus which costs €30 - €45 and takes 11h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) is to fly which costs €30 - €190 and takes 1h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH). However, there are services departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Copenhagen Airport via Berlin central bus station and Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH). However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Copenhagen Airport via Berlin Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 46m.

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It is approximately 367 km to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH).

The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) without a car is to train via Hamburg which takes 8h 46m and costs €120 - €280.

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It takes approximately 1h to fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Copenhagen (CPH), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) is to fly which takes 1h and costs €30 - €190. Alternatively, you can train via Hamburg, which costs €120 - €280 and takes 8h 46m, you could also bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 11h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH).
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  • Distance: 367.2 km
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Copenhagen Airport (CPH), Denmark?

Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines and easyJet fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) via Berlin Hbf, Hamburg-Altona, and København H in around 8h 46m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280 kr - 950 kr
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
350 kr - 2600 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
220 kr - 1100 kr
Train operators
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 Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
410 kr - 600 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 kr - 170 kr
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
100 kr - 120 kr
Business
130 kr - 170 kr
1st Class
140 kr - 170 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 Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
480 kr - 700 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
220 kr - 310 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
380 kr - 500 kr
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg-Altona to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 450 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Berlin Hbf to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
12h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
240 kr - 300 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Night train from Berlin Hbf to Malmo C
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
240 kr - 300 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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Copenhagen central train station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
160 kr - 200 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Unity Line
Phone
+48 91 88 02 909
Email
rezerwacje@unityline.pl
Website
unityline.eu
Car ferry from Świnoujście to Ystad
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
unityline.eu
Polferries

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Copenhagen central train station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Copenhagen Airport (CPH) train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at København H station.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines and easyJet offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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