Travel from Denmark to Croatia is: Partially open. See details.

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

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Fly to Split  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Split (SPU) CPH - SPU

423 kn - 1.583 kn

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Fly to Zadar, bus  •  7h 46m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Zadar (ZAD) CPH - ZAD
  2. Take the bus from Zemunik Donji to Split

1.008 kn - 3.476 kn

Train, bus  •  26h 5m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg-Altona Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Wien to Split

1.943 kn - 2.791 kn

Train  •  28h 57m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg-Altona Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Wien Meidling Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ec
  4. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Split Ic

2.363 kn - 3.401 kn

Train, bus, night bus  •  29h 59m

  1. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029
  2. Take the bus from Malmö to Zagreb
  3. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Split bus station

Bus and ferry, bus  •  32h 40m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Copenhagen to Mrkonjić Grad
  2. Take the bus from Mrkonjić Grad to Split

779 kn - 1.276 kn

Drive  •  18h 53m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Split 2136.7 km

1.900 kn - 2.800 kn

Drive, car train  •  27h 12m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Split

Copenhagen to Split by trains

The train journey time between Copenhagen and Split is around 2 days 22h and covers a distance of around 2457 km. The fastest train normally takes 2 days 22h. Operated by Danish Railways (DSB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) and others, the Copenhagen to Split train service departs from København H and arrives in Split. Typically four trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2 days 22h
Fastest train time:
2 days 22h
Trains per week:
4
Cheapest price:
2.363 kn
Carbon emissions:
129 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
15:23
Last train departs at:
15:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Copenhagen to Split train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Croatia from Denmark

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Denmark

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Denmark
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Iceland, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand
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Rules to follow in Croatia

1.5m

Mandatory

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 Croatia 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 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Split is 00385 91 468 30 32.

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

The social distance requirement in Split is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Denmark from Croatia.

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Last updated: 6 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Split is to fly which costs 410 kr - 1600 kr and takes 5h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Split is to fly which costs 410 kr - 1600 kr and takes 5h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Split. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Split via Mrkonjić Grad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Split. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Split via Hamburg-Altona, Wien Meidling and Zagreb Glavni Kol.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 57m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Split is 1381 km. The road distance is 2136.7 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Split without a car is to train and bus which takes 26h 5m and costs 1900 kr - 2800 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from Copenhagen to Split, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Split bus services, operated by Biss-Tours, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to Split train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Split is to fly which takes 5h 26m and costs 410 kr - 1600 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2300 kr - 3400 kr and takes 28h 57m.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Split.
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  • Distance: 1380.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 26m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Split, Croatia?

Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Split every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Split via Hamburg-Altona, Wien Meidling, and Zagreb Glavni Kol. in around 28h 57m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
550 kn - 2.500 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Split via Aarhus
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.600 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Split via Stavanger
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Split via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
700 kn - 3.100 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
950 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
950 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.000 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.200 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.000 kn
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
700 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Copenhagen to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.200 kn
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
360 kn - 1.500 kn
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
330 kn - 460 kn
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
65 kn - 90 kn
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 Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 1.900 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 1.900 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Meidling to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
550 kn - 800 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
Website
Öresundståg
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Wien to Split
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
310 kn - 440 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Malmö to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Zagreb to Split bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
170 kn - 210 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Night bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Split Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
200 kn - 280 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus and ferry from Copenhagen to Mrkonjić Grad
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
650 kn - 1.200 kn
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Mrkonjić Grad to Split
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
bocactours.com

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Copenhagen to Split bus services, operated by Bocac Tours, arrive at Split station.

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Copenhagen to Split train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Split station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Split is 2137 km. It takes approximately 18h 53m to drive from Copenhagen to Split.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 528+ hotels available in Split. Prices start at 750 kn 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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