You can get from Copenhagen to Stockholm by train, bus or flight.
To get from Copenhagen to Stockholm on 20 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||324 miles (522 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£23 - £43|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £23 • 5 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £39 • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Norwegian Air Shuttle, Vy Bus4You or Snälltåget|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 324 miles (522 km) to Stockholm from Copenhagen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Norwegian Air Shuttle, Vy Bus4You or Snälltåget among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm.
Travelling between Copenhagen and Stockholm takes between one and ten hours, depending on the mode of transportation chosen. The most popular tourist attractions in Copenhagen are the waterfront and canal district of Nyhavn and the amusement park at Tivoli Gardens. The most well-known attractions in Stockholm include the Old Town and the Maritime Museum.
Train: Trains connect Copenhagen and Stockholm approximately every 2 hours and twice per hour at peak times. Travel time averages 5 hours and 30 minutes and the operator is SJ (Swedish Railways). Night trains involve a transfer at Malmo (Sweden) and can take up to 10 hours to reach their destination. The departure station is Copenhagen Central and trains arrive at Stockholm Central.
Bus: The bus trip between these two cities takes approximately 9 hours. Service is provided by Flixbus and Swebus, which offer 4 departures per day, including an overnight bus. Coaches leave from Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade station and arrive at Cityterminalen or at Terminalslingan.
Flight: Norwegian and SAS operate direct flights between the Danish and the Swedish capitals approximately every two hours, with a travel time of one hour and ten minutes. Flights depart from Kastrup airport and arrive at either Arlanda or at Bromma airport.
International travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Stockholm, Sweden is: Partially open.
Entry into Sweden is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark.
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Sweden must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 13/01/2022; 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 from Copenhagen to Stockholm.
Return travel to Copenhagen, Denmark from Sweden is: Partially open.
Entry into Denmark is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden.
Requirements for reentering Denmark:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in Denmark to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Copenhagen, Denmark was last verified on 17/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Copenhagen from Stockholm.
There are 3 travel options from Copenhagen to Stockholm: flight, coach or train.
A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm, which costs on average £23.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Stockholm:
A train is £16 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm costing on average £39.
A train journey is usually £20 less than a journey to Stockholm by coach, which costs on average £43 for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel to Stockholm from Copenhagen is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 8 h 38 min.
In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 5 h 15 min.
You should expect to travel around 324 miles (522 km) from Copenhagen to Stockholm.
The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Stockholm is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Copenhagen to Stockholm as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Copenhagen to Stockholm:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Copenhagen to Stockholm, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Copenhagen to Stockholm with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Stockholm tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.
Before travelling from Copenhagen to Stockholm, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Copenhagen to Stockholm tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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