There are 3 ways to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg by train, bus or car
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Train • 1h 23m
150 kr - 220 kr
2 alternative options
Bus • 1h 55m
750 kr - 900 kr
Drive • 1h 13m
120 kr - 190 kr
Copenhagen to Helsingborg by train
The train journey time between Copenhagen and Helsingborg is around 1h 23m and covers a distance of around 108 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 23m. Operated by Öresundståg, the Copenhagen to Helsingborg train service departs from København H and arrives in Helsingborg Centralstation. Typically 134 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Copenhagen to Helsingborg train schedules
Trains departing Monday, May 17, 2021
Trains departing Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Travel safe during COVID-19
International entry into Sweden from Denmark
- Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area
Conditions of entry into Sweden from Denmark
- Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
- COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
- No quarantine required
Rules to follow in Sweden
Considerations leaving from Denmark
The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Sweden from Denmark.Explore options for future travel
Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply
- Face masks are recommended
- There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
- Observe COVID-19 safety rules
The national COVID-19 helpline number in Helsingborg is 11313.
Wearing a face mask on public transport in Helsingborg is recommended.
Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 11313.
No, but conditions apply when returning to Denmark from Sweden.See options for return travel.
Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to drive which costs 90 kr - 140 kr and takes 1h 13m.
The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to drive which costs 90 kr - 140 kr and takes 1h 13m.
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.
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.
The distance between Copenhagen and Helsingborg is 42 km. The road distance is 106.1 km.
The best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg without a car is to train which takes 1h 23m and costs 110 kr - 160 kr.
The train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation takes 1h 23m including transfers and departs hourly.
Copenhagen to Helsingborg bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, depart from Köpenhamn Ingerslevsgade vid DGI-byn station.
Copenhagen to Helsingborg train services, operated by Öresundståg, depart from København H station.
The best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is to train which takes 1h 23m and costs 110 kr - 160 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 550 kr - 700 kr and takes 1h 55m.
What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Helsingborg, Sweden?
Öresundståg operates a train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation hourly. Tickets cost 150 kr - 220 kr and the journey takes 1h 23m. Alternatively, Vy Travel AB operates a bus from Köpenhamn Ingerslevsgade vid DGI-byn to Helsingborg every 3 hours, and the journey takes 1h 55m. Comati PSG also services this route twice a week.
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More Questions & Answers
Copenhagen to Helsingborg bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, arrive at Helsingborg station.
Copenhagen to Helsingborg train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Helsingborg Centralstation.
Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Helsingborg is 106 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Copenhagen to Helsingborg.
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