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Travel Information from Leipzig to Copenhagen

distanceDistance299 miles (482 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £85 • 8 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 299 miles (482 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train between Leipzig and Copenhagen. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Leipzig to Copenhagen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leipzig to Copenhagen

Travel 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 Leipzig to Copenhagen.

International travel from Leipzig, Germany to Copenhagen, Denmark is: Fully open.

Can I enter Denmark if coming from Germany?

Entry into Denmark is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Denmark must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022; 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 to Copenhagen from Leipzig.

The restriction level for your return to Leipzig, Germany from Denmark is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Leipzig from Copenhagen restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark.

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Leipzig, Germany?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 01/07/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Leipzig from Copenhagen closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Leipzig to Copenhagen: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Copenhagen. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Copenhagen:

A ferry is about £36 less than a coach, which costs on average £36 for this route.

A ferry is about £6 less than a flight, which costs on average £6 for this trip.

A ferry journey is usually £85 less than a journey to Copenhagen by train, which costs on average £85 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Copenhagen from Leipzig is by train with an average travel time of 8 h 17 min.

There are alternative travel options to Copenhagen that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 12 h 15 min   on average.

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Copenhagen is approximately 299 miles (482 km) away from Leipzig.

The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Copenhagen is:

  • 1 coach a day.
  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Copenhagen from Leipzig as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Leipzig/Halle Airport and arrive in Københavns Lufthavn.
  • Trains mostly leave from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and tend to arrive in København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus).

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Leipzig to Copenhagen:

  • You can travel to Copenhagen from Leipzig by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £36 with Flixbus from Leipzig to Copenhagen.
  • You can take a train from Leipzig to Copenhagen with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for £85 with Deutsche Bahn from Leipzig to Copenhagen.

Yes, there are direct routes from Leipzig to Copenhagen with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Copenhagen with with 1 direct coach per day.
  • You can find direct trains per day to Copenhagen with.

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

Looking to extend your trip from Leipzig to Copenhagen? Many Omio customers who go from Leipzig to Copenhagen usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Stockholm, Berlin or Hamburg. If you're looking to explore Stockholm, Berlin or Hamburg from Copenhagen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Leipzig to Copenhagen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £36 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £6 one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £85 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Copenhagen from Leipzig online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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