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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) CPH - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Zwolle

61€ - 223€

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Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Dusseldorf (DUS) CPH - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  6h 22m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Eindhoven (EIN) CPH - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Zwolle

63€ - 250€

Bus, train  •  11h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg 073 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
  3. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
  4. Take the train from Hengelo to Zwolle

Train  •  11h 34m

  1. Take the train from København H to Fredericia St. Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Fredericia St. to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
  5. Take the train from Hengelo to Zwolle

Bus  •  14h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg 073 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Groningen
  3. Take the bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmeloord, Busstation 315
  4. Take the bus from Emmeloord, Busstation to Zwolle, Katwolderplein/Centrum 71 / ...

67€ - 104€

Night train, train  •  11h 53m

  1. Take the night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
  4. Take the train from Hengelo to Zwolle

Drive  •  7h 34m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Zwolle 497.7 miles

100€ - 160€

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Zwolle is to bus which costs 500 kr - 800 kr and takes 14h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Zwolle is to fly and train which costs 450 kr - 1700 kr and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Zwolle. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Zwolle, Katwolderplein/Centrum via Hamburg, Groningen, Hoofdstation and Emmeloord, Busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Zwolle. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Zwolle via Fredericia St., Hamburg Hbf, Osnabruck Hbf and Hengelo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 34m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Zwolle is 549 km. The road distance is 796.3 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Zwolle without a car is to bus and train which takes 11h 23m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Copenhagen to Zwolle, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Zwolle bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Zwolle is to train which takes 11h 34m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 500 kr - 800 kr and takes 14h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Zwolle.
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  • Distance: 343.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Zwolle, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Copenhagen to Zwolle via Fredericia St., Hamburg Hbf, Osnabruck Hbf, and Hengelo in around 11h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Zwolle via Hamburg, Groningen, Hoofdstation, and Emmeloord, Busstation in around 14h 59m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 380€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 430€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 240€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 250€
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
1st Class
25€ - 35€
2nd Class
15€ - 20€
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
1st Class
19€ - 27€
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
Train from Eindhoven to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
1st Class
20€ - 28€
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 29€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
1st Class
21€ - 29€
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 30€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
1st Class
22€ - 30€
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
Flixtrain
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
eurobahn.de
Blauwnet
Phone
0900-9292
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Hengelo to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Blauwnet
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Fredericia St.
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Fredericia St. to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg to Groningen
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
eurolines.de
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmeloord, Busstation
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
arriva.nl
OV Regio IJsselmond
Phone
900 - 266 63 99
Website
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Emmeloord, Busstation to Zwolle, Katwolderplein/Centrum
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
OV Regio IJsselmond

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Copenhagen to Zwolle bus services, operated by OV Regio IJsselmond, arrive at Zwolle, Katwolderplein/Centrum station.

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Copenhagen to Zwolle train services, operated by Blauwnet, arrive at Zwolle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Zwolle is 796 km. It takes approximately 7h 34m to drive from Copenhagen to Zwolle.

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Norwegian Air International, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines and KLM offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 330+ hotels available in Zwolle. Prices start at 60€ per night.

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

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