There are 11 ways to get from Cambridge to Copenhagen by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from London Stansted  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Copenhagen (CPH) STN - CPH

$45 - $216

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Copenhagen (CPH) LTN - CPH

$43 - $242

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Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Copenhagen (CPH) LHR - CPH

$95 - $260

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Copenhagen (CPH) LGW - CPH

$75 - $200

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Copenhagen (CPH) BHX - CPH

$152 - $375

Train via Brussels Midi-Zuid  •  17 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$268 - $512

Train  •  18 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
  4. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$243 - $542

Bus, bus and ferry  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 010
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station 328 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen

$130 - $203

Train, car ferry, bus  •  25 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Harwich International
  2. Take the car ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland
  3. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Copenhagen

$147 - $205

Drive, car ferry  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Copenhagen

$220 - $333

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Copenhagen

$367 - $467

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Copenhagen is to train and fly which costs £30 - £190 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Copenhagen is to fly which costs £30 - £170 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) and arriving at Copenhagen via London Victoria, Lille and Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at København H via London St. Pancras International, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 18 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Copenhagen is 563 miles.

The best way to get from Cambridge to Copenhagen without a car is to train which takes 17 h 18 min and costs £200 - £390.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Cambridge to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Copenhagen bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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Cambridge to Copenhagen train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Cambridge station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Copenhagen is to fly which takes 4 h 42 min and costs £30 - £170. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £200 - £390 and takes 17 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Copenhagen.
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  • Distance: 562.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Copenhagen, Denmark?

Ryanair flies from Cambridge to Copenhagen 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cambridge to Copenhagen via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 17 h 18 min.

Airlines
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $320
Flights from London Stansted to Copenhagen via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $320
Flights from London Luton to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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