There are 3 ways to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg by train, bus, car or 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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Train  •  1 h 21 min

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

$13 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation Bus4You / ...

$9 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive, ferry  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Helsingör, Helsingør St.
  2. Take the ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation Scand / ...

$55 - $58

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to bus which costs 60 kr - 90 kr and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to drive and ferry which takes 57 min and costs 350 kr - 380 kr.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Helsingborg is 42 km.

The train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation takes 1 h 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade and arriving at Helsingborg Centralstation. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from København H and arriving at Helsingborg Centralstation. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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

Öresundståg operates a train from Copenhagen to Helsingborg hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Bus4You operates a bus from Copenhagen to Helsingborg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $19
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$21 - $28
2nd Class Refundable
$21 - $29
1st Class Refundable
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Ferry operators
Scandlines
Phone
+49 (0) 381-77 88 77 66
Email
servicecenter.germany@scandlines.com
Website
scandlines.se
Ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
Scandlines
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Ferry from Helsingör, Helsingør St. to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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