There are 12 ways to get from Denmark to Turkey by plane, train, bus, night train, bus and ferry 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 Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) CPH - IST

$78 - $431

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Fly Copenhagen to Antalya  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Antalya (AYT) CPH - AYT

$191 - $515

Fly Copenhagen to Ankara  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Ankara (ESB) CPH - ESB

$119 - $372

Fly Billund to Istanbul Ataturk  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Billund (BLL) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) BLL - IST

$127 - $450

Fly Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) CPH - SAW

$105 - $415

Fly Copenhagen to Konya  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Konya (KYA) CPH - KYA

$158 - $562

Train, bus  •  41 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul

$282 - $374

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  46 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station N05
  2. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul

$156 - $197

Train, EuroNight, night train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien
  4. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
  5. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic
  6. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

$323 - $480

Busferry, night train, bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the busferry from Copenhagen to Bucharest
  2. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
  3. Take the bus from Ruse to Istanbul

$109 - $172

Bus Brianna Tour  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Coppenhagen to Brăila
  2. Take the bus from Brăila to Istanbul - Aksaray

$141 - $193

Drive  •  27 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Istanbul 1844.4 miles

$420 - $650

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Denmark to Turkey. However, there are services departing from Coppenhagen and arriving at Istanbul - Aksaray via Brăila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 11 h.

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The distance between Denmark and Turkey is 2598 km. The road distance is 2951.1 km.

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The best way to get from Denmark to Turkey without a car is to train and bus which takes 41 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Denmark to Turkey, including transfers.

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Denmark to Turkey bus services, operated by Brianna Tour, depart from Coppenhagen station.

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The best way to get from Denmark to Turkey is to fly which takes 6 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 46 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Denmark to Turkey bus services, operated by TransEvren, arrive at Istanbul - Aksaray station.

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Turkey is 2 h ahead of Denmark. It is currently 1:25 PM in Denmark and 2:25 PM in Turkey.

Yes, the driving distance between Denmark to Turkey is 2951 km. It takes approximately 27 h 49 min to drive from Denmark to Turkey.

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  • Distance: 1624 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between Denmark and Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, LOT and eight other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Istanbul hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Istanbul via Munich, Munich central bus station, Munich, Istanbul, and Otogar in around 46 h 51 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk via Konya
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Copenhagen to Antalya via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Billund to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Billund to Istanbul Ataturk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Konya
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Konya via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Antalya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Konya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Konya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Copenhagen to Antalya via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Ankara via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Billund to Istanbul Ataturk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Antalya via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,500
Flights from Billund to Istanbul Ataturk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Billund to Istanbul Ataturk via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Copenhagen to Sabiha Gokcen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Billund to Istanbul Ataturk via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to Ankara via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Billund to Istanbul Ataturk via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Istanbul Ataturk via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Antalya
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Antalya
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Copenhagen to Antalya via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Copenhagen to Antalya via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Train operators
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 München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Wien
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
cd.cz
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Munich to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
28 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$91
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus and ferry from Copenhagen to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
38 h 37 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Ruse to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Brăila to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro

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LOT, KLM, Ukraine International Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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The best way to get from Denmark to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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