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from Copenhagen to Edinburgh

You can get from Copenhagen to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Copenhagen to Edinburgh on 18 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:25Copenhagen Airport5h10 21:35Edinburgh Airport
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19:10Copenhagen Airport22h30 16:40Edinburgh Airport
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19:10Copenhagen Airport16h05 10:15Edinburgh Airport
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17:25Copenhagen Airport17h50 10:15Edinburgh Airport
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09:25Copenhagen Airport8h15 16:40Edinburgh Airport
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£127Norwegian Air Shuttle
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£114Sas Airways
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£101Norwegian Air Shuttle
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£83British Airways
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£61Norwegian Air Shuttle
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£421Sas Airways

Travel Information to Edinburgh from Copenhagen

distanceDistance609 miles (983 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £28 • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 609 miles (983 km) between Copenhagen and Edinburgh. Ryanair is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Copenhagen to Edinburgh.

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Travel from Copenhagen to Edinburgh
Travel to Edinburgh 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 Copenhagen to Edinburgh.
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Copenhagen, Denmark?

International travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Denmark?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Edinburgh if travelling from Copenhagen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 16/10/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Copenhagen and Edinburgh.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Copenhagen, Denmark from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return to Copenhagen, Denmark from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Copenhagen from Edinburgh restricted?

Entry into Denmark is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Copenhagen from Edinburgh?

Conditions of reentry into Denmark:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

You should observe these safety measures in Denmark as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Denmark was last checked on 17/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Copenhagen from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Copenhagen to Edinburgh?

Travel Copenhagen to Edinburgh by flight.

What is the fastest way to Edinburgh from Copenhagen?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Copenhagen to Edinburgh with an average travel time of 1 h 50 min.

How far is it from Copenhagen to Edinburgh?

Edinburgh is approximately 609 miles (983 km) away from Copenhagen.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Copenhagen to Edinburgh?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Copenhagen to Edinburgh:

  • Flights mostly leave from Københavns Lufthavn and tend to arrive in Edinburgh Airport.
Who can get me from Copenhagen to Edinburgh?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Edinburgh from Copenhagen:

  • You can travel between Copenhagen and Edinburgh by flight with Ryanair. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £28 with Ryanair from Copenhagen to Edinburgh.
Is there a way to travel directly from Copenhagen to Edinburgh?

Yes, there is a direct service from Copenhagen to Edinburgh:

  • You can find direct flights to take to Edinburgh with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Edinburgh tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Edinburgh from Copenhagen ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Copenhagen to Edinburgh often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Copenhagen and Edinburgh itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Edinburgh and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Copenhagen to Edinburgh ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Copenhagen to Edinburgh, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £28 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Copenhagen to Edinburgh tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.