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from Stockholm to Copenhagen

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

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To get from Stockholm to Copenhagen on 8 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00Stockholm Arlanda Airport1h10 08:10Copenhagen Airport
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£671One-way
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08:45Stockholm, Terminalslingan11h30 20:15Copenhagen
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£571One-way
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08:55Stockholm Arlanda Airport1h10 10:05Copenhagen Airport
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£741One-way
09:15Stockholm Arlanda Airport1h10 10:25Copenhagen Airport
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£751One-way
07:05Stockholm Arlanda Airport1h15 08:20Copenhagen Airport
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£751One-way

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Tue
7 Dec
£32Snälltåget
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£74Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
8 Dec
£32Snälltåget
£46Flixbus
£67Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
9 Dec
£32Snälltåget
£50Flixbus
£67Sas Airways
Fri
10 Dec
£49Snälltåget
£46Flixbus
£63Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
11 Dec
£23Snälltåget
£41Flixbus
£63Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sun
12 Dec
£40Snälltåget
£35Flixbus
£58Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
13 Dec
£23Snälltåget
£41Flixbus
£51Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
14 Dec
£23Snälltåget
£57VyBus4You
£51Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
15 Dec
£32Snälltåget
£44Flixbus
£51Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
16 Dec
£27SJ
£60VyBus4You
£51Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
17 Dec
£27SJ
£46Flixbus
£62Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
18 Dec
£32Snälltåget
£47Flixbus
£62Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sun
19 Dec
£40Snälltåget
£38Flixbus
£58Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
20 Dec
£25SJ
£46Flixbus
£51Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
21 Dec
£32SJ
£39Flixbus
£51Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
22 Dec
£67SJ
£49Flixbus
£58Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
23 Dec
£58Snälltåget
£52Flixbus
£58Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
24 Dec
£52SJ
£34Flixbus
£74Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
25 Dec
£32SJ
£40Flixbus
£84Sas Airways
Sun
26 Dec
£62SJ
£32Flixbus
£63Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
27 Dec
£32SJ
£38Flixbus
£62Norwegian Air Shuttle

Travel Information between Stockholm and Copenhagen

distanceDistance324 miles (522 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£42 - £161
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £42 • 8 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £161 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Norwegian Air Shuttle or Öresundståg

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 324 miles (522 km) between Stockholm and 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 coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £42. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Norwegian Air Shuttle or Öresundståg among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Stockholm to Copenhagen.

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How to Travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen

It is possible to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen by bus, train, or by taking a flight. Taking a direct flight from Stockholm to Copenhagen is the fastest way to travel between these two cities. Trains are also a popular option for making the journey. Coaches are the cheapest way of traveling from Stockholm to Copenhagen but only make the journey on Mondays. Travelers should look to book their flights or trains as far ahead of time as possible in order to save on the cost of the trip.

What is the best way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

Cheapest way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen

Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen. Coaches traveling from Stockholm to Copenhagen depart from Stockholm's Terminalslingan bus station and take at least 9 hours to arrive at Copenhagen's Ingerslevsgade bus station. There is only 1 direct bus that travels from Stockholm to Copenhagen on Mondays. This bus, operated by Flixbus, departs Stockholm at 11:20 p.m. and travels overnight to arrive in Copenhagen at 8:30 a.m. the next day.

Fastest way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen

Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen. Flights depart from either Stockholm's Bromma or Arlanda airport and arrive at either Copenhagen's Kastrup airport or Malmö's airport after an hour of flight time. Even when traveling to and from Stockholm and Copenhagen's airports is taken into consideration, taking a flight is still the fastest way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen requiring just over 5 hours of travel time. Airlines that travel directly from Stockholm to Copenhagen include Norwegian Air and SAS. Approximately 15 direct flights travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen per day with the first departing Stockholm at 4:20 a.m.

Most popular way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen

Taking a train is the most popular way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen. Taking a train is approximately 4 hours faster than traveling from Stockholm to Copenhagen by bus. Trains also depart significantly more frequently than coaches, with approximately 13 trains traveling from Stockholm to Copenhagen per day. Alternatively, while flights are 1½ hours faster than taking the train when travel time to and from Stockholm and Copenhagen's airports is taken into consideration, flights are also €65 more expensive than trains on average. Trains traveling from Stockholm to Copenhagen depart from Stockholm Central train station and take just over 5 hours to arrive at København H train station. Train companies that travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen include SJ and ResPlus.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Copenhagen, Denmark from Stockholm, Sweden?

Travel from Stockholm, Sweden to Copenhagen, Denmark is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Copenhagen from Stockholm restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Copenhagen, Denmark from Stockholm?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 12 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

The government of Denmark has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 01/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Stockholm to Copenhagen closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Stockholm, Sweden from Copenhagen, Denmark due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Stockholm, Sweden from Denmark is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Stockholm from Copenhagen restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Sweden:

  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Stockholm, Sweden?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Sweden was last checked on 29/11/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Stockholm from Copenhagen closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

You can travel to Copenhagen from Stockholm 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Stockholm and Copenhagen?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Stockholm to Copenhagen, which costs on average £42.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Copenhagen:

A coach journey is usually £120 less than a journey to Copenhagen by plane, which costs on average £161 for the same trip.

A coach is about £20 less than a train, which costs on average £62 for this route.

What is the fastest way from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

The fastest way to get to Copenhagen from Stockholm is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Copenhagen by coach can take on average 8 h 55 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 1 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Stockholm to Copenhagen would I travel?

The Stockholm to Copenhagen distance is approximately 324 miles (522 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

The average frequency per day from Stockholm to Copenhagen is:

  • 2 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Stockholm to Copenhagen:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Stockholm Arlanda Airport and arrive in Københavns Lufthavn.
  • Most travellers take a train from Stockholm Centralstation to København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus).
Which travel companies can get me from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

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

  • You can go to Copenhagen from Stockholm by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £42 with Flixbus from Stockholm to Copenhagen on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Stockholm to Copenhagen with Norwegian Air Shuttle. Cheap tickets can be found for £161 with Norwegian Air Shuttle from Stockholm to Copenhagen.
  • You can travel between Stockholm and Copenhagen by train with Öresundståg. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £62 with Öresundståg from Stockholm to Copenhagen.
Is it possible to travel directly to Copenhagen from Stockholm?

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

  • You'll find direct coach services to Copenhagen with with around direct coaches every day.
  • You can find direct flights per day to Copenhagen with Sas Airways.
  • You can find 2 direct trains per day to Copenhagen with SJ.

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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Copenhagen from Stockholm?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Stockholm to Copenhagen often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Stockholm and Copenhagen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Copenhagen and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets from Stockholm to Copenhagen online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Stockholm to Copenhagen, 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 coach ticket for this trip is on average £42 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £161 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £62 one way.

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