There are 8 ways to get from Edinburgh to Denmark by plane, bus, train or night 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

Fly to Copenhagen  •  4 h 37 min

  1. EDI - CPH

$45 - $224

7 alternative options

Fly to Aalborg  •  6 h 29 min

  1. EDI - AAL

$129 - $360

Fly to Aarhus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. EDI - AAR

$65 - $310

Fly to Billund, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. EDI - BLL

$106 - $396

Train via Köln Hbf  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Est
  2. Tha / ...
  3. Hkx / ...
  4. Ec

Train  •  22 h 39 min

  1. Ec

$300 - $628

Train, bus, night train  •  32 h 36 min

  1. 100 / ...
  2. Ic

Bus  •  33 h 35 min

  1. 080
  2. X73 / ...

$104 - $171

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Denmark?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air International and four other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Copenhagen every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Copenhagen via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 20 h 20 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Edinburgh to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Aalborg via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Aalborg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Aarhus via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Aarhus via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Aalborg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Edinburgh to Aarhus via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Aarhus via Gdansk
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to Aalborg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Aalborg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Aarhus via Frankfurt, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Aarhus via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via London City
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Aarhus via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Billund via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Atlantic Airways
Website
atlantic.fo
Flights from Edinburgh to Aalborg via Sorvagur
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $360
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein) to Hamburg Hbf ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Sydtrafik
Website
sydtrafik.dk
Bus from Billund Lufthavn / Billund Airport to Kolding Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
sydtrafik.dk
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Hamburg, ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
arriva.nl
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Denmark is 845 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Denmark is to fly which costs £30 - £170 and takes 4 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Denmark is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs £30 - £170.

No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Denmark. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Koebenhavn H via London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 20 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Denmark. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Copenhagen via London and Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Edinburgh to Denmark, including transfers.