There are 7 ways to get from Denmark to Switzerland by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Basel  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Basel (BSL) CPH - BSL

$69 - $236

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CPH - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$57 - $227

5 alternative options

Fly to Zurich  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Zurich (ZRH) CPH - ZRH

$86 - $283

Train  •  13 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Zürich HB Ice

$254 - $390

Bus via Hamburg  •  19 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg 173 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Zurich 024 / ...

$77 - $136

Bus  •  22 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB N98
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim to Winterthur Ouibus

$92 - $152

Drive  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Zürich 853.3 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Denmark to Switzerland is to fly and bus which costs 360 kr - 1500 kr and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Denmark to Switzerland is to fly which costs 440 kr - 1600 kr and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Denmark and Switzerland is 997 km. The road distance is 1365.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Denmark to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Denmark to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Hamburg Hbf and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Denmark and Switzerland?

easyJet, KLM and three other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Basel every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Zürich via Hamburg Hbf and Zürich HB in around 13 h 21 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Mannheim to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus

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