There are 6 ways to get from Berlin to Denmark by plane, train, bus, night train, car or car ferry

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 Berlin Tegel  •  2h 45m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Copenhagen (CPH) TXL - CPH

240 kr - 2622 kr

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Bus  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Copenhagen N1376 / ...

210 kr - 750 kr

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Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld  •  3h 49m

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Copenhagen (CPH) SXF - CPH

240 kr - 3745 kr

Train  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ic

875 kr - 1610 kr

Night train, train  •  12h 46m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Malmo C 300 / ...
  2. Take the train from Malmö C to København H 029 / ...

277 kr - 347 kr

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 15m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Świnoujście
  2. Take the car ferry from Świnoujście to Ystad
  3. Drive from Ystad to Copenhagen

596 kr - 741 kr

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Denmark is to night train and train which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 12h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Denmark is to fly which costs 30€ - 360€ and takes 2h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Berlin central bus station station and arriving at Copenhagen. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Denmark. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Koebenhavn H via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 34m.

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The distance between Berlin and Denmark is 403 km.

The best way to get from Berlin to Denmark without a car is to train which takes 7h 34m and costs 110€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Berlin to Denmark, including transfers.

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Berlin to Denmark bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Denmark train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Denmark is to fly which takes 2h 45m and costs 30€ - 360€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 110€ - 220€ and takes 7h 34m, you could also bus, which costs 29€ - 100€ and takes 8h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Denmark.
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  • Distance: 403.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Denmark?

Scandinavian Airlines and easyJet fly from Berlin to Copenhagen 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Copenhagen via Hamburg Hbf in around 7h 34m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210 kr - 1000 kr
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210 kr - 1000 kr
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320 kr - 2400 kr
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
260 kr - 2900 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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
400 kr - 550 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Czech Railways (ČD)
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
220 kr - 310 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
480 kr - 700 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 Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
330 kr - 470 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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
370 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 Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 450 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
60 kr - 90 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Berlin Hbf to Malmo C
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
210 kr - 260 kr
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Website
buss.kiruna.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Swedish Railways (SJ)
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, Berlin central bus station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
210 kr - 260 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Ferry operators
Polferries

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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

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Scandinavian Airlines and easyJet offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Denmark train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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Book your Berlin to Denmark bus tickets online with Omio, FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 511+ hotels available in Denmark. Prices start at 750 kr DKK per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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