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There are 8 ways to get from Copenhagen to Otogar by plane, train, bus, night bus, night train or car

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Fly to Istanbul  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Istanbul (IST) CPH - IST

1.192 ₺ - 2.656 ₺

Cheapest option

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  7h 39m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) CPH - SAW

484 ₺ - 1.614 ₺

6 alternative options

Train, bus, night bus  •  38h 8m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg-Altona Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the bus from Berlin to Sofia
  4. Take the night bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari

1.296 ₺ - 2.327 ₺

Bus via Belgrade  •  43h 13m

  1. Take the Bus from Copenhagen to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Istanbul

Train, night train  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg-Altona Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Videle Ir
  4. Take the night train from Videle to Halkali

1.797 ₺ - 2.885 ₺

Bus  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Galaţi
  2. Take the bus from Galaţi to Istanbul

Bus, night train  •  2 days 10h

  1. Take the bus from Coppenhagen to Bucuresti
  2. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Çerkezköy
  3. Take the bus from Cerkezkoy to Istanbul Otogari

1.045 ₺ - 1.461 ₺

Drive  •  26h 44m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Otogar 2938 km

3.500 ₺ - 5.500 ₺

Copenhagen (CPH) to Istanbul (IST) flights

The flight time between Copenhagen (CPH) and Istanbul (IST) is around 5h 59m and covers a distance of around 1981 km. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 10m. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, LOT, Ukraine International Airlines and others. Typically 105 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
5h 59m
Fastest flight journey time:
3h 10m
Flight distance:
1981 km
Flights per week:
105
Cheapest price:
1.425 ₺
Carbon emissions:
401 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:00
Last flight departs at:
21:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Copenhagen (CPH) to Istanbul (IST) flight schedules

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Conditions of entry into Turkey from Denmark

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Denmark
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
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  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Considerations leaving from Denmark

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Turkey from Denmark.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Otogar is 184.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Otogar is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Otogar is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 184.

Yes, entry into Denmark from Turkey is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Copenhagen to Otogar is to fly, which costs 360 kr - 1200 kr and takes 7h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Otogar is to fly which costs 850 kr - 2000 kr and takes 5h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Otogar. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Istanbul via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43h 13m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Otogar is 2015 km. The road distance is 2938 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Otogar without a car is to train and bus and night bus which takes 38h 8m and costs 950 kr - 1800 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 56m to get from Copenhagen to Otogar, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Otogar bus services, operated by Lasta, depart from Copenhagen station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Otogar is to fly which takes 5h 56m and costs 850 kr - 2000 kr. Alternatively, you can Bus via Belgrade, which costs and takes 43h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Istanbul Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Copenhagen to Otogar bus services, operated by Ozlem Tours, arrive at Istanbul station.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Otogar.
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  • Distance: 2015.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 56m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Otogar, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, LOT and five other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Otogar hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Otogar via Belgrade and Beograd in around 43h 13m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 5.500 ₺
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul via Konya
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 5.500 ₺
Flights from Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 ₺ - 8.000 ₺
Flights from Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen via Konya
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
600 ₺ - 8.000 ₺
Flights from Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
600 ₺ - 8.000 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 ₺ - 3.500 ₺
Flights from Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen via Konya
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
500 ₺ - 3.500 ₺
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1.500 ₺ - 5.500 ₺
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
4.500 ₺ - 8.000 ₺
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 6.000 ₺
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.800 ₺ - 7.000 ₺
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
440 ₺ - 600 ₺
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
550 ₺ - 750 ₺
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
300 ₺ - 420 ₺
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 1.500 ₺
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
650 ₺ - 900 ₺
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Videle to Halkali
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150 ₺ - 230 ₺
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
150 ₺ - 180 ₺
1st Class
180 ₺ - 230 ₺
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Çerkezköy
Ave. Duration
17h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 ₺ - 220 ₺
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
140 ₺ - 170 ₺
1st Class
180 ₺ - 220 ₺
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Berlin to Sofia
Ave. Duration
20h 34m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
500 ₺ - 750 ₺
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Night bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55 ₺ - 80 ₺
Website
Huntur
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Beograd to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Copenhagen to Galaţi
Ave. Duration
40h 1m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Brianna Tour
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Cerkezkoy to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
24 ₺ - 40 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm

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Otogar is 1h ahead of Copenhagen. It is currently 12:05 PM in Copenhagen and 1:05 PM in Otogar.

Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Otogar is 2938 km. It takes approximately 26h 44m to drive from Copenhagen to Otogar.

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Scandinavian Airlines, LOT, Ukraine International Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Istanbul Airport.

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There are 2067+ hotels available in Otogar. Prices start at 1.000 ₺ per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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