There are 12 ways to get from Dover to Copenhagen by train, plane, bus, night train, night bus, car ferry, car or car train

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

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Copenhagen (CPH) LHR - CPH

$126 - $306

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen N770

$70 - $114

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Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Copenhagen (CPH) LGW - CPH

$82 - $212

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Copenhagen (CPH) STN - CPH

$91 - $241

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Copenhagen (CPH) LTN - CPH

$76 - $285

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Copenhagen (CPH) BHX - CPH

$158 - $382

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Copenhagen (CPH) SEN - CPH

$96 - $321

Train  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

Bus, train, night train  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to The Hague
  2. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
  4. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  5. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic

Bus, night bus  •  23 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to The Hague Ouibus
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to Copenhagen N844

$70 - $116

Car ferry, drive  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Copenhagen

$194 - $293

Eurotunnel, drive  •  12 h

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Copenhagen

$378 - $474

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Copenhagen is to bus which costs £50 - £90 and takes 19 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Copenhagen is to train and fly which costs £95 - £240 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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The distance between Dover and Copenhagen is 562 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Dover to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Dover and arriving at Copenhagen via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at København H via Ashford(Kent) Int., Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Dover, England and Copenhagen, Denmark?

You can take a train from Dover to Copenhagen via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 16 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Copenhagen via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station, and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 19 h 9 min.

Airlines
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Southend to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Southend to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Southend to Copenhagen via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $320
Flights from London Luton to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $300
Flights from Southend to Copenhagen via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Southend to Copenhagen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Southend to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Southend to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Bergen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Virgin West Coast Trains
Greater Anglia
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $180
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 Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Den Haag Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eurobahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dover to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Dover to The Hague
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Ouibus
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from The Hague to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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