There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Kiruna by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Kiruna (KRN) CPH - KRN

$139 - $438

5 alternative options

Train  •  22 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central
  2. Take the train from Malmö Central to Stockholm Central
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Umeaa Central
  4. Take the train from Umeaa Central to Boden Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Boden Centralstation to Kiruna Station 30

$157 - $394

Bus  •  32 h

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm 073 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Storuman station
  3. Take the bus from Storuman station to Gällivare C/Resecentrum 45
  4. Take the bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna busstation 10 / ...

$151 - $212

Train, night train  •  23 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Stockholm Central
  2. Take the night train from Stockholm Central to Kiruna Station Express

$161 - $378

Train, bus, night train  •  28 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central
  2. Take the bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Arlanda terminal 5 buss
  3. Take the night train from Arlanda Central to Kiruna Station

$179 - $364

Drive  •  20 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Kiruna 1178.4 miles

$270 - $400

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

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and two other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Kiruna every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Malmö Central, Stockholm Central, Umeaa Central, and Boden Centralstation in around 22 h 12 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Stockholm, Umea
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Gothenburg, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Gothenburg, Umea
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Gdansk, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Bergen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Hamburg, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Helsinki, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Kiruna via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Central to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $180
Train from Stockholm Central to Umeaa Central
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$100 - $140
2nd Class Refundable
$100 - $140
1st Class Refundable
$140 - $200
Train from Umeaa Central to Boden Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $60
1st Class Refundable
$55 - $80
Train from Boden Centralstation to Kiruna Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $28
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
2nd Class Refundable
$35 - $50
1st Class Refundable
$50 - $70
Night train from Stockholm Central to Kiruna Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$100 - $150
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$180 - $240
2nd Class Refundable
$180 - $250
1st Class Refundable
$260 - $360
Night train from Arlanda Central to Kiruna Station
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$100 - $150
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$170 - $240
2nd Class Refundable
$170 - $250
1st Class Refundable
$250 - $350
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lapplandspilen
Website
lapplandspilen.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Storuman station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Storuman station to Gällivare C/Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Arlanda terminal 5 buss
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
Swebus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Copenhagen and Kiruna is 1410 km. The road distance is 1885 km.

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Kiruna is to fly which costs 850 kr - 2800 kr and takes 6 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Kiruna is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs 850 kr - 2800 kr.

No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Kiruna. However, there are services departing from Koebenhavn H and arriving at Kiruna Station via Malmö Central, Stockholm Central, Umeaa Central and Boden Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 12 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Kiruna. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Kiruna busstation via Stockholm Cityterminalen, Storuman station and Gällivare C/Resecentrum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Copenhagen to Kiruna, including transfers.