There are 12 ways to get from Copenhagen to France by plane, train, bus, 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.

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Fly to Paris CDG  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Paris CDG (CDG) CPH - CDG

57€ - 316€

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Fly to Nice  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Nice (NCE) CPH - NCE

69€ - 361€

Fly to Nantes  •  4h 55m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Nantes (NTE) CPH - NTE

61€ - 408€

Fly to Lyon  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Lyon (LYS) CPH - LYS

79€ - 196€

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Stuttgart (STR) CPH - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg

86€ - 579€

Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Luxembourg (LUX) CPH - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Metz Ville
  3. Take the train from Metz Ville to St Avold

68€ - 199€

Train via Brussels  •  14h 3m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord

200€ - 472€

Train  •  14h 8m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Paris Nord

201€ - 422€

Bus  •  22h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Ghent N844
  2. Take the bus from Gent, Dampoort to Paris, Gallieni 360

75€ - 94€

Bus via Berlin  •  24h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station Stockholm - Bucuresti / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Paris Gallieni

127€ - 189€

Drive  •  12h 23m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Paris 1347.2 km

170€ - 260€

Drive, car train  •  20h 21m

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

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to France is to bus which costs 550 kr - 700 kr and takes 22h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to France is to fly which costs 420 kr - 2400 kr and takes 4h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to France. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Hotel De Ville via Gent, Dampoort and Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to France. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame via Hamburg Hbf, Koeln Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 3m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and France is 1251 km. The road distance is 1347.2 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to France without a car is to train via Brussels which takes 14h 3m and costs 1400 kr - 3600 kr.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Copenhagen to France, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to France bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to France train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to France is to fly which takes 4h 53m and costs 420 kr - 2400 kr. Alternatively, you can train via Brussels, which costs 1400 kr - 3600 kr and takes 14h 3m, you could also bus, which costs 550 kr - 700 kr and takes 22h 8m.

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  • Distance: 1251 km
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and France?

Scandinavian Airlines, Air France and 12 other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Paris via Hamburg Hbf, Koeln Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Paris Nord in around 14h 3m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 650€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 480€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nantes via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 600€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 420€
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 1700€
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 2100€
Flights from Copenhagen to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
Flights from Copenhagen to Luxembourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 420€
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 600€
Flights from Copenhagen to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 400€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 290€
Flights from Copenhagen to Luxembourg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 270€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nantes
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nantes via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nantes via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 210€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lyon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 210€
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nantes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Flights from Copenhagen to Luxembourg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 290€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
Flights from Copenhagen to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 370€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Flights from Copenhagen to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 300€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
220€ - 1200€
Flights from Copenhagen to Luxembourg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 480€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 600€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 320€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to St Avold
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 21€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 21€
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 130€
Website
Thalys
Standard
65€ - 90€
Comfort
75€ - 100€
Premium
90€ - 130€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 250€
Website
Thalys
Standard
120€ - 170€
Comfort
130€ - 180€
Premium
180€ - 250€
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Ghent
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Gent, Dampoort to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Eurolines FR
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 100€
Website
Comati PSG
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 90€
Website
eurolines.de
Low
44€
High
70€

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Copenhagen to France bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Paris, Gallieni station.

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Copenhagen to France train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Paris Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to France is 1347 km. It takes approximately 12h 23m to drive from Copenhagen to France.

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Vueling Airlines, Norwegian Air International, easyJet and four other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 64+ hotels available in France. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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