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There are 9 ways to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen by train, plane, ferry, night train, bus or car

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Train to Zurich, fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Copenhagen (CPH) ZRH - CPH

$111 - $334

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Bus FlixBus  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Gallen to Munich, Munich central bus station 206 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Copenhagen N05

$68 - $131

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Train, train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Copenhagen (CPH) BSL - CPH

$119 - $334

Ferry to Friedrichshafen, fly  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai
  2. Fly from Friedrichshafen (FDH) to Copenhagen (CPH) FDH - CPH

$151 - $594

Train  •  15 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$263 - $422

Train, night train  •  17 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic

$273 - $442

Bus Sindbad  •  31 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Sankt Gallen to Gorzów Wielkopolski
  2. Take the bus from Gorzów Wielkopolski to Szczecin
  3. Take the bus from Szczecin to København

$71 - $102

Drive, train  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Copenhagen

$211 - $322

Drive  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Copenhagen 823.2 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen is to bus which costs SFr 70 - SFr 110 and takes 31 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen is to train and fly which costs SFr 110 - SFr 340 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Copenhagen via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at København H via Zürich HB and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 44 min.

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The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Copenhagen is 973 km. The road distance is 1317.1 km.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen without a car is to train which takes 15 h 44 min and costs SFr 260 - SFr 430.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from St. Gallen station.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from St. Gallen station.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen is to train which takes 15 h 44 min and costs SFr 260 - SFr 430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 65 - SFr 140 and takes 21 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen.
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  • Distance: 608.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Copenhagen, Denmark?

You can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Copenhagen via Zürich HB and Hamburg Hbf in around 15 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sankt Gallen to Copenhagen via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 21 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Copenhagen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Copenhagen via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $18
1st Class
$20 - $35
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 Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
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 St. Gallen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
regiojet.com
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Sankt Gallen to Gorzów Wielkopolski
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Bus from Szczecin to København
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Gorzów Wielkopolski to Szczecin
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
bsb.de

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

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Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Copenhagen station.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at København H station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen is 1317 km. It takes approximately 12 h 6 min to drive from Canton of St. Gallen to Copenhagen.

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easyJet, KLM, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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