The cheapest trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Cheapest

£44

Average

£87

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Stockholm to Copenhagen will cost around £ 87 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 44.

Cheapest
16:22Stockholm, Centralstation6h27 22:49København H
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£441One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 23:49København H
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£581One-way
16:14Stockholm, Centralstation5h35 21:49København H
1 changes
£661One-way
15:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 20:49København H
1 changes
£751One-way
09:45Stockholm, Centralstation6h24 16:09København H
1 changes
£811One-way

Timetable Stockholm to Copenhagen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 23 Oct
06:16Stockholm, Centralstation5h33 11:49København H
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08:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h02 13:23København H
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09:45Stockholm, Centralstation6h24 16:09København H
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09:52Stockholm, Centralstation7h17 17:09København H
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10:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 15:49København H
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14:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 19:49København H
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15:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 20:49København H
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16:14Stockholm, Centralstation5h35 21:49København H
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16:22Stockholm, Centralstation6h27 22:49København H
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18:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 23:49København H
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Fri
22 Oct
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£44Flixbus
£240Sas Airways
Sat
23 Oct
£41Snälltåget
£41Flixbus
£213Sas Airways
Sun
24 Oct
£68Snälltåget
£44Flixbus
£199Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
25 Oct
£43SJ
£38Flixbus
£65Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
26 Oct
£39Snälltåget
£47Vy Bus4You
£54Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
27 Oct
£40SJ
£49Flixbus
£61Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
28 Oct
£32Snälltåget
£61Vy Bus4You
£65Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
29 Oct
£59Snälltåget
£60Vy Bus4You
£114Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
30 Oct
£87SJ
£43Flixbus
£213Sas Airways
Sun
31 Oct
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£44Flixbus
£60Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
1 Nov
£67SJ
£36Flixbus
£54Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
2 Nov
£33SJ
£46Flixbus
£54Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
3 Nov
£46SJ
£47Vy Bus4You
£54Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
4 Nov
£40SJ
£46Flixbus
£54Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
5 Nov
£33SJ
£39Flixbus
£60Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
6 Nov
£53SJ
£42Flixbus
£61Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sun
7 Nov
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£39Flixbus
£70Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
8 Nov
£17SJ
£34Flixbus
£54Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
9 Nov
£32Snälltåget
£58Vy Bus4You
£41Norwegian Air Shuttle

The fastest trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 2 m

Average

5 h 49 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

522 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Stockholm for Copenhagen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 522 km distance in an average of 5 h 49 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 2 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 17 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h02 13:23København H
0 changes
£1041One-way
2nd Fastest
14:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 19:49København H
1 changes
£821One-way
2nd Fastest
18:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 23:49København H
1 changes
£581One-way
2nd Fastest
15:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 20:49København H
1 changes
£751One-way
2nd Fastest
10:21Stockholm, Centralstation5h28 15:49København H
1 changes
£1371One-way

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Train Information from Stockholm to Copenhagen

distanceDistance324 miles (522 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSJ, Snälltåget, SL, Öresundståg or Samtrafiken

Trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen cover the 324 miles (522 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 28 min with our travel partners like SJ, Snälltåget, SL, Öresundståg or Samtrafiken. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Stockholm, Centralstation and arrive in Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade).

Trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen

With up to 23 departures a day, at least seven of which are direct travelling between Stockholm and Copenhagen by train is straightforward. Direct journeys take just over five hours while other journeys vary from 6.5 to 7.5 hours with easy connections. A slightly reduced service operates on Sundays. Trains depart from Stockholm Central Station and arrive at Copenhagen Central Station.

Which train companies travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

Trains between the cities of Stockholm and Copenhagen are jointly operated by the Swedish and Danish rail providers - SJ, MTR Express, Snalltaget and Oresundstag. Facilities on board the trains include comfortable seating, power sockets, bistro-bars and wifi while newer rolling stock also has dedicated luggage storage areas.

How long is the train from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

Direct services between Stockholm and Copenhagen take just over five hours. Other departures involve transfers at stations such as Almhult, Gothenburg, Lund, Malmo and Hassleholm. These routes have journey times that vary from 6.5 hours to 7.5 hours depending on the waiting time at connecting stations.

How many trains are there from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

There are up to 23 departures including direct services of trains to Copenhagen from Stockholm on Mondays to Saturdays. There are slightly fewer services on Sundays. Trains depart at regular intervals throughout the day from early morning until early evening.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

Departure station:All trains to Copenhagen from Stockholm depart from Stockholm Central Station. It is the largest in Sweden and has impressive eco-friendly credentials with its glass roof providing solar heat for surrounding offices. Its transport links include taxis, Metro trains, local buses and the Arlanda Airport Express. Among station facilities are car parking, wifi, left luggage lockers, shops, coffee shops and a range of restaurants.

Arrival station:All trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen arrive at the city's central station which is within easy walking distance of historic and cultural attractions. Copenhagen Central Station is served by local buses and both regional and suburban trains while its facilities include a taxi rank, car parking, luggage storage, bathrooms with baby changing and showers, shops, cafes and restaurants.

Travel Tips

Trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen
Travel by train to Copenhagen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Stockholm to Copenhagen.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Stockholm and Copenhagen?

Travel between Stockholm, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Denmark from Sweden?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Denmark from Stockholm?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

When travelling in Denmark, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Stockholm and Copenhagen before travelling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Sweden from Copenhagen, Denmark?

Return travel from Denmark to Sweden is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Stockholm from Copenhagen?

Entry into Sweden is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Sweden from Copenhagen?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Stockholm, Sweden?

The government of Sweden has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

Last checked on 11/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Stockholm from Copenhagen.

How much do cheap train tickets to Copenhagen from Stockholm cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Stockholm to Copenhagen for as little as £32  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Copenhagen from Stockholm?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Stockholm to Copenhagen train prices are on average £47  one way.
What is the distance from Stockholm to Copenhagen via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Stockholm and Copenhagen via train to be approximately 324 miles (522 km).
How many hours does it take from Stockholm to Copenhagen by train?
While the time it takes to travel 324 miles (522 km) between Stockholm and Copenhagen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Stockholm to Copenhagen is on average 5 h 28 min.
What is the departure train station in Stockholm and arrival train station in Copenhagen?

Some of the Stockholm train stations to Copenhagen you can start your journey from include Stockholm, Centralstation, Stockholm Cityterminalen and Stockholm Södra. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Copenhagen include Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard).

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Stockholm, Centralstation   and arriving in Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade).

Where do I find the Stockholm train station to Copenhagen? Where is the Copenhagen train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Stockholm, Centralstation and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city centre in Copenhagen.

Which train providers should I travel with from Stockholm to Copenhagen?
If you're looking for trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen, you can rely on SJ, Snälltåget, SL, Öresundståg or Samtrafiken to get you to Copenhagen. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Stockholm to Copenhagen journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Stockholm to Copenhagen direct trains?
Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Stockholm to Copenhagen. You can look to travel with SJ  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many trains are there to Copenhagen from Stockholm a day?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Stockholm to Copenhagen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Stockholm to Copenhagen?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Stockholm at 05: 16. The last train leaves from Stockholm at 17: 33. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Stockholm to Copenhagen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Stockholm to Copenhagen train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Stockholm to Copenhagen is on average £47 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Stockholm to Copenhagen available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stockholm
Copenhagen
Stockholm, Centralstation is the most popular Stockholm railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Stockholm for your journey to Copenhagen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sat - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Tram lines: 7
Bus lines: 53, 54, 516, 812C, 813C, Flygbussarna
Train lines: Dala Line, Northern Main Line, East Coast Line, SJ X2000, 40, 41, 42X, 43, 43X, 44, Arlanda Express, FLX
Metro lines: 10, 11, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19