There are 12 ways to get from London to Copenhagen by plane, train, bus, night bus, car, car train 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 London Heathrow  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Copenhagen (CPH) LHR - CPH

$94 - $257

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly  •  4 h 54 min

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

$38 - $248

10 alternative options

Fly from London Gatwick  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Copenhagen (CPH) LGW - CPH

$52 - $186

Fly from London City  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Copenhagen (CPH) LCY - CPH

$109 - $333

Fly from London Stansted  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Copenhagen (CPH) STN - CPH

$58 - $195

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Copenhagen (CPH) BHX - CPH

$133 - $342

Train via Köln Hbf  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ec

Train  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein) to Hamburg Hbf ZOB
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ec

$243 - $548

Bus  •  23 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Dortmund 080
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Copenhagen X73 / ...

$79 - $133

Bus, night bus  •  25 h

  1. Take the bus from London to The Hague Londres > Douvres > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Rotterdam > La Haye > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk / ...
  2. Take the night bus from The Hague to Copenhagen N844

$80 - $128

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 6 min

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

$367 - $464

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 11 min

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

$213 - $325

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

Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways and six other airlines fly from London to Copenhagen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Copenhagen via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 15 h 7 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 London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 London City to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
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 Gatwick to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Copenhagen via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h
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
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 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Copenhagen via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Copenhagen via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
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
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$240 - $370
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $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 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 - $140
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
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
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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
Once daily
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
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from The Hague to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London to Copenhagen?

The distance between London and Copenhagen is 955 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Copenhagen?

The cheapest way to get from London to Copenhagen is to fly which costs £35 - £140 and takes 4 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London to Copenhagen?

The quickest way to get from London to Copenhagen is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs £65 - £190.

Is there a direct train between London and Copenhagen?

No, there is no direct train from London to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Koebenhavn H via Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between London and Copenhagen?

No, there is no direct bus from London to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Copenhagen via Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from London to Copenhagen?

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from London to Copenhagen, including transfers.