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from Zurich to Copenhagen

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

Our recommendation

To get from Zurich to Copenhagen on 16 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:37Zürich HB14h56 21:33København H
3 changes
£1061One-way
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08:37Zürich HB19h23 04:00København H
6 changes
£881One-way
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17:40Zurich Airport1h45 19:25Copenhagen Airport
0 changes
£2311One-way
19:59Zürich HB17h34 13:33København H
1 changes
£1061One-way
09:59Zürich HB16h06 02:05København H
4 changes
£1151One-way

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Sat
16 Oct
£88Deutsche Bahn
£71Flixbus
£231Swiss
Sun
17 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn
£75Flixbus
£110Eurowings
Mon
18 Oct
£79Deutsche Bahn
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£138KLM
Tue
19 Oct
£70Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
20 Oct
£70Deutsche Bahn
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£94Swiss
Thu
21 Oct
£79Deutsche Bahn
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£154Swiss
Fri
22 Oct
£79Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Sat
23 Oct
£79Deutsche Bahn
£66Flixbus
£191Swiss
Sun
24 Oct
£70Deutsche Bahn
£71Flixbus
£249Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
25 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
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£190Swiss
Tue
26 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
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£111KLM
Wed
27 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
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£154Swiss
Thu
28 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
29 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
£57Flixbus
£94Swiss
Sat
30 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
£61Flixbus
£122Swiss
Sun
31 Oct
£50Deutsche Bahn
£62Flixbus
£128Eurowings
Mon
1 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
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£95Swiss
Tue
2 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
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£95Swiss
Wed
3 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
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£73Swiss
Thu
4 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
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£95Swiss

Travel Information from Zurich to Copenhagen

distanceDistance598 miles (964 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£53 - £152
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £53 • 20 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £152 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLot Polish Airlines, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 598 miles (964 km) from Zurich to Copenhagen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £53. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Lot Polish Airlines, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Zurich to Copenhagen.

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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 Zurich, Switzerland?

Travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Copenhagen, Denmark is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Copenhagen from Zurich restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

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 13/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Copenhagen from Zurich closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

Return travel to Zurich, Switzerland from Denmark is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Denmark?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Denmark?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Zurich, Switzerland was last verified on 15/10/2021. 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 Zurich from Copenhagen.

How do I go from Zurich to Copenhagen?

There are 3 travel options from Zurich to Copenhagen: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Copenhagen from Zurich?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Zurich to Copenhagen. Tickets for a coach cost on average £53.

This is compared to other travel options to Copenhagen:

A coach is about £99 less than a flight, which costs on average £152 for this trip.

A coach is about £9 less than a train, which costs on average £62 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to Copenhagen from Zurich?

The fastest way to get to Copenhagen from Zurich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 40 min.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 20 h 50 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Copenhagen by train can take on average 14 h 9 min.

How many miles from Zurich to Copenhagen would I travel?

The distance from Zurich to Copenhagen is approximately 598 miles (964 km).

How many services a day are there between Zurich and Copenhagen?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Copenhagen is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

When going from Zurich to Copenhagen, where do I depart from Zurich and where do I arrive in Copenhagen?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Zurich Airport and arrive in Københavns Lufthavn.
  • Trains from Zurich to Copenhagen most often leave from Zürich HB and arrive in Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade).
Which travel operators can get me from Zurich to Copenhagen?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Zurich to Copenhagen with Lot Polish Airlines, and you can find Lot Polish Airlines Zurich to Copenhagen tickets for £152 on Omio.
  • You can go to Copenhagen from Zurich by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £53 with Flixbus from Zurich to Copenhagen on Omio.
  • You can go to Copenhagen from Zurich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £62 with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Copenhagen on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Copenhagen from Zurich?

Yes, there are direct services available to Copenhagen from Zurich with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Swiss or Sas Airways.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Copenhagen as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Zurich to Copenhagen.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Copenhagen from Zurich ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Zurich to Copenhagen don't make Copenhagen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Stockholm, Berlin or Hamburg, either of which you could add to your Zurich and Copenhagen trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Copenhagen to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Zurich to Copenhagen tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Zurich 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 plane ticket is £152 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £53 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £62 one way.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Copenhagen 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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