There are 4 ways to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg by train, ferry, bus or car

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Train, ferry  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the train from København H to Helsingør St. 029 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation ForSe

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Bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Köpenhamn Ingerslevsgade vid DGI-byn to Helsingborg 600 / ...

85 kr - 950 kr

2 alternative options

Train  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation Öresundståg / ...

120 kr - 250 kr

Drive  •  1h 12m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Helsingborg 107 km

140 kr - 220 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to drive which costs 100 kr - 160 kr and takes 1h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to drive which costs 100 kr - 160 kr and takes 1h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Köpenhamn Ingerslevsgade vid DGI-byn and arriving at Helsingborg. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from København H and arriving at Helsingborg Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 23m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Helsingborg is 42 km. The road distance is 107 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg without a car is to train and ferry which takes 1h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 22m to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Helsingborg bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, depart from Köpenhamn Ingerslevsgade vid DGI-byn station.

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Copenhagen to Helsingborg train services, operated by Kiruna Stadstrafik, depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to train which takes 1h 23m and costs 85 kr - 180 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60 kr - 700 kr and takes 1h 55m.

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  • Distance: 42 km
  • Duration: 1h 22m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Helsingborg, Sweden?

Kiruna Stadstrafik operates a train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation hourly, and the journey takes 1h 23m. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Vy Travel AB operates a bus from Köpenhamn Ingerslevsgade vid DGI-byn to Helsingborg every 3 hours, and the journey takes 1h 55m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Helsingør St.
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
95 kr - 130 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Website
buss.kiruna.se
Train from København H to Helsingør
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
120 kr - 250 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
190 kr - 250 kr
2nd Class Ticket
120 kr - 150 kr
Bus operators
Vy Travel AB
Phone
+46 771 15 15 15
Email
info@tagkompaniet.se
Website
vy.se
Bus from Köpenhamn Ingerslevsgade vid DGI-byn to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Vy Travel AB
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 Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
85 kr - 110 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Helsingborg Main Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
800 kr - 950 kr
Website
Comati PSG
Ferry operators
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Website
buss.kiruna.se
Ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik

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Copenhagen to Helsingborg bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, arrive at Helsingborg station.

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Copenhagen to Helsingborg train services, operated by Kiruna Stadstrafik, arrive at Helsingborg Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Helsingborg is 107 km. It takes approximately 1h 12m to drive from Copenhagen to Helsingborg.

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