There are 5 ways to get from Copenhagen to Wismar by train, bus, car, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  7h

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Schwerin Hbf Ic / ...

51€ - 134€

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Bus, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station N32 / ...
  2. Take the train from Rostock Hbf to Wismar Rb

29€ - 38€

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 6m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Malmö
  2. Take the car ferry from Malmö to Travemünde
  3. Drive from Travemünde to Wismar

44€ - 88€

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  5h 2m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Hamburg (HAM) CPH - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Schwerin Hbf
  3. Take the train from Schwerin Hbf to Wismar

59€ - 353€

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) CPH - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin-Spandau to Ludwigslust
  3. Take the train from Ludwigslust, Bahnhof to Wismar, Bahnhof

61€ - 439€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Wismar is to bus and train which costs 210 kr - 290 kr and takes 7h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Wismar is to fly and train which costs 440 kr - 2700 kr and takes 5h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Wismar. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Wismar via Hamburg Hbf and Schwerin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Wismar is 211 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Wismar without a car is to train which takes 7h and costs 380 kr - 1000 kr.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Copenhagen to Wismar, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Copenhagen to Wismar train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Schwerin Hbf station.

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Norwegian Air International and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Wismar.
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  • Distance: 210.7 km
  • Duration: 7h

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Wismar, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany?

You can take a train from Copenhagen to Wismar via Hamburg Hbf and Schwerin Hbf in around 7h.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 470€
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 320€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 140€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
17€ - 200€
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Schwerin Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Ludwigslust
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Hbf to Schwerin Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Ludwigslust
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Schwerin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Rostock Hbf to Wismar
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Schwerin Hbf to Wismar
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ludwigslust to Wismar
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Schwerin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
ODEG
Phone
+49 30 514888888
Email
info@odeg.de
Website
odeg.de
Train from Schwerin, Hauptbahnhof to Wismar, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
ODEG
Train from S Spandau Bhf to Ludwigslust, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 30€
Website
ODEG
Train from Ludwigslust, Bahnhof to Wismar, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
ODEG
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Ludwigslust
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
7€ - 9€
Business
9€ - 12€
1st Class
10€ - 12€
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Ludwigslust
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
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
Bus from Copenhagen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
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
9h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 65€
Website
Finnlines

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