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There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 52m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Copenhagen (CPH) FRA - CPH

$73 - $257

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Bus  •  16h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen N98

$71 - $116

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Train  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$151 - $217

Train via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  10h 16m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$155 - $233

Train, drive  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Copenhagen

$167 - $294

Drive  •  8h 56m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen 605 miles

$130 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen is to fly which costs 60€ - 230€ and takes 1h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen is to fly which costs 60€ - 230€ and takes 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at København H via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 52m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Copenhagen is 680 km. The road distance is 968 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen without a car is to train which takes 9h 52m and costs 130€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 1h 52m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen is to fly which takes 1h 52m and costs 60€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 130€ - 190€ and takes 9h 52m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 16h 14m.

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

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at København H station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen.
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  • Distance: 425.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 52m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Copenhagen, Denmark?

Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen via Hamburg Hbf in around 9h 52m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen is 968 km. It takes approximately 8h 56m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Copenhagen.

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easyJet, Scandinavian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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