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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Lübeck Hbf Ec

$48 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Lübeck X73 / ...

$19 - $43

3 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central Regional
  2. Take the car ferry from Malmö to Travemünde

$44 - $89

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Trelleborg
  2. Take the car ferry from Trelleborg to Travemünde

$49 - $57

Fly, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Hamburg (HAM) CPH - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck-Travemünde Strand

$64 - $289

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Travemünde, Germany?

Danish Railways (DSB) operates a train from Copenhagen to Travemünde 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Travemünde 5 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck-Travemünde Strand
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck-Travemünde Strand
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Malmö to Travemünde
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
finnlines.com
TT-Line
Phone
+49 180 6 666600
Email
info@ttline.com
Website
ttline.com
Car ferry from Trelleborg to Travemünde
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
ttline.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Copenhagen and Travemünde is 219 km.

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Travemünde is to bus which costs 110 kr - 280 kr and takes 5 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Travemünde is to train which takes 4 h 41 min and costs 310 kr - 550 kr.

No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Travemünde. However, there are services departing from Koebenhavn H and arriving at Lübeck-Travemünde Strand via Lübeck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Copenhagen to Travemünde, including transfers.