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There are 10 ways to get from Germany to Denmark by plane, bus, subway, train, night train, car or car ferry

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 from Berlin Tegel  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Copenhagen (CPH) TXL - CPH

$50 - $175

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Copenhagen N232

$25 - $45

8 alternative options

Line 25 bus, subway to Hamburg, fly  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Mühlenkamp/Hofweg to Winterhuder Marktplatz
  2. Take the subway from Hudtwalckerstraße to Ohlsdorf
  3. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Copenhagen (CPH) HAM - CPH

$64 - $259

Fly from Dusseldorf  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Copenhagen (CPH) DUS - CPH

$48 - $208

Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Copenhagen (CPH) SXF - CPH

$39 - $158

Fly from Frankfurt  •  4 h 16 min

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

$86 - $279

Train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$111 - $173

Night train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade

$103 - $164

Night train, train  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Malmö centralstation Berlin Night Express
  2. Take the train from Malmö C to København H 029 / ...

$41 - $62

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Rostock
  2. Take the car ferry from Rostock to Trelleborg
  3. Drive from Trelleborg to Copenhagen

$59 - $78

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Germany to Denmark is to bus which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Denmark is to line 25 bus and subway and fly which costs 55€ - 230€ and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Copenhagen. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Germany to Denmark. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at København H via Berlin Hbf (tief) and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 8 min.

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The distance between Germany and Denmark is 510 km.

The best way to get from Germany to Denmark without a car is to train which takes 8 h 8 min and costs 95€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Germany to Denmark, including transfers.

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Germany to Denmark bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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Germany to Denmark train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Germany to Denmark is to fly which takes 3 h 2 min and costs 40€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95€ - 160€ and takes 8 h 8 min, you could also bus, which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Germany to Denmark.
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  • Distance: 318.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Germany and Denmark?

Scandinavian Airlines and easyJet fly from Berlin to Copenhagen 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Copenhagen via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Hamburg Hbf in around 8 h 8 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Subway from Hudtwalckerstraße to Ohlsdorf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
hvv.de
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 Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Malmö centralstation
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Bus operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Mühlenkamp/Hofweg to Winterhuder Marktplatz
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
hvv.de
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 Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Rostock to Trelleborg
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$20
Small Car
$109
TT-Line
Phone
+49 180 6 666600
Email
info@ttline.com
Website
ttline.com
Car ferry from Rostock to Trelleborg
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
ttline.com

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Germany to Denmark bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Copenhagen station.

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Germany to Denmark train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at København H station.

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Scandinavian Airlines and easyJet offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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There are 526+ hotels available in Denmark. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Germany to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 39 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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