There are 7 ways to get from Glasgow to Copenhagen by bus, plane, train or bus and ferry

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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Bus to Edinburgh, fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Copenhagen (CPH) EDI - CPH

$53 - $235

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Fly from Glasgow  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Copenhagen (CPH) GLA - CPH

$66 - $279

Train to Aberdeen, fly  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Copenhagen (CPH) ABZ - CPH

$135 - $428

Train  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$478 - $836

Train via Amsterdam Centraal  •  21 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
  4. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$453 - $866

Train, bus  •  24 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec

$231 - $554

Bus, bus and ferry  •  30 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station 328 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen

$154 - $231

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Copenhagen is to bus and fly which costs £40 - £180 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Copenhagen is to bus and fly which costs £40 - £180 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Copenhagen via London Victoria, Lille and Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at København H via London St. Pancras International, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 10 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Copenhagen is 656 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Copenhagen without a car is to train which takes 21 h 10 min and costs £360 - £650.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Glasgow to Copenhagen, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Copenhagen bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Copenhagen train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Copenhagen is to fly which takes 6 h 32 min and costs £45 - £220. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £360 - £650 and takes 21 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Copenhagen.
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  • Distance: 656.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Copenhagen, Denmark?

KLM, easyJet and seven other airlines fly from Glasgow to Copenhagen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Copenhagen via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 21 h 10 min.

Airlines
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 Glasgow to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Aberdeen to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
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 Aberdeen to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Aberdeen to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Aberdeen to Copenhagen via Stavanger
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Aberdeen to Copenhagen via Bergen
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
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 Glasgow to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Copenhagen via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Copenhagen via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 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 Glasgow to Copenhagen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,400
Flights from Glasgow to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,400
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
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Glasgow to Copenhagen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Copenhagen via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Train operators
ScotRail
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
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 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
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
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$25
High
$52
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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

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