There are 12 ways to get from Copenhagen to London by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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 to London Heathrow  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Heathrow (LHR) CPH - LHR

$92 - $258

Cheapest option

Fly to London Luton, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Luton (LTN) CPH - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$37 - $271

10 alternative options

Fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Gatwick (LGW) CPH - LGW

$59 - $188

Fly to London City  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London City (LCY) CPH - LCY

$109 - $333

Fly to London Stansted  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Stansted (STN) CPH - STN

$57 - $194

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Birmingham (BHX) CPH - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston

$130 - $338

Train via Köln Hbf  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Hkx / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

Train  •  17 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein)
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International

$235 - $537

Bus  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Dortmund X73 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to London 080

$89 - $149

Night train, bus  •  24 h 23 min

  1. Take the night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg, ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London

$157 - $227

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$364 - $450

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$217 - $313

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and London, England?

Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways and five other airlines fly from Copenhagen to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to London via Hamburg Hbf, Köln Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar in around 15 h 10 min.

Airlines
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Aalborg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $320
Flights from Copenhagen to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $320
Flights from Copenhagen to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $320
Flights from Copenhagen to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to London City via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Virgin West Coast Trains
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
dsb.dk
Night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein)
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $360
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to London
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Hamburg, ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Copenhagen and London is 955 km.

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to London is to fly and train which costs 230 kr - 1800 kr and takes 5 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to London is to fly which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 550 kr - 1700 kr.

No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to London. However, there are services departing from Koebenhavn H and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Hamburg Hbf, Köln Hbf and Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to London. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at London via Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Copenhagen to London, including transfers.