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There are 10 ways to get from Stockholm to Copenhagen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Swedish Railways (SJ)  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H SJ Snabbtåg X2000

$55 - $130

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Bus  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Copenhagen 602 / ...

$35 - $65

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Train Snälltåget  •  6h 9m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Eslöv station Snälltåget
  2. Take the train from Eslöv station to København H Öresundståg

$45 - $57

Drive  •  6h 46m

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Copenhagen 410.2 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Malmo, train  •  4h 5m

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Malmo (MMX) BMA - MMX
  2. Take the train from Malmö Triangeln station to København H

$83 - $203

Fly Stockholm to Malmo, train  •  4h 5m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Malmo (MMX) ARN - MMX
  2. Take the train from Malmö Triangeln station to København H

$83 - $187

Fly Stockholm to Copenhagen  •  3h 57m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Copenhagen (CPH) ARN - CPH

$88 - $211

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Helsingborg, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Helsingborg (AGH) BMA - AGH
  2. Take the train from Ängelholm station to København H

$86 - $255

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Kristianstad, train  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Kristianstad (KID) BMA - KID
  2. Take the train from Kristianstad Centralstation to København H

$116 - $355

Fly Stockholm to Helsingborg, train  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Helsingborg (AGH) ARN - AGH
  2. Take the train from Ängelholm station to København H

$101 - $239

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Copenhagen is to train which costs 400 kr - 550 kr and takes 6h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Copenhagen is to fly which costs 750 kr - 1900 kr and takes 3h 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Copenhagen. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stockholm Centralstation station and arriving at København H. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 6m.

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The distance between Stockholm and Copenhagen is 522 km. The road distance is 656.3 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Copenhagen without a car is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs 500 kr - 1200 kr.

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The train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H takes 5h 6m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Stockholm to Copenhagen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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Stockholm to Copenhagen train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Copenhagen is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs 500 kr - 1200 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 340 kr - 600 kr and takes 9h 55m, you could also fly, which costs 750 kr - 1900 kr and takes 3h 57m.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Copenhagen.
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  • Distance: 326.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark?

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Stockholm to Copenhagen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $130 and the journey takes 5h 6m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Stockholm to Copenhagen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 9h 55m. Comati PSG also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Malmo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Kristianstad
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Malmo
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Stockholm to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Stockholm to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Malmo
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Stockholm to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$95 - $130
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $180
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Eslöv station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Eslöv station to København H
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö Triangeln station to København H
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Ängelholm station to København H
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Kristianstad Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Triangeln St. to København H
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
dsb.dk
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 Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Stockholm Main Train Station to Copenhagen Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Comati PSG

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Bromma Airport to Malmo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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Stockholm to Copenhagen train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at København H station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Copenhagen is 656 km. It takes approximately 6h 46m to drive from Stockholm to Copenhagen.

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Malmö Aviation offers flights from Stockholm Bromma Airport to Malmo Airport.

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Book your Stockholm to Copenhagen bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 638+ hotels available in Copenhagen. Prices start at $96 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Bromma Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs 55 kr - 70 kr.

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