The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 63 trains that leave Malmö for Copenhagen every day 63 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||17 miles (28 km)|
|Average train duration||36 min|
|Average train ticket price||$13 (€12)|
|Train frequency||79 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 79 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Öresundståg or SJ|
Trains from Malmö to Copenhagen cover the 17 miles (28 km) long journey taking on average 36 min with our travel partners like Öresundståg or SJ. Normally, there are 79 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $13 (€12), but the average price of train tickets is $13 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Malmö Centralstation and arrive in København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus).
You can travel by train between Malmö and Copenhagen with SJ and Oresundstag for as low as $13 (€12). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train to Copenhagen from Malmö, check Omio for Oresundstag trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 17 miles (28 km) trip from Malmö to Copenhagen, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Oresundstag trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Oresundstag train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Malmö to Copenhagen as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Oresundstag train on Omio. If you search for trains to Copenhagen from Malmö in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Oresundstag tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Oresundstag trains between Malmö and Copenhagen starting at $13 (€12), buy your official Oresundstag tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!
Looking to travel by train to Copenhagen from Malmö? Omio can help you find that perfect route with SJ. Check Omio to see current SJ train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Malmö to Copenhagen train and book SJ tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Malmö and Copenhagen, you can expect to travel 17 miles (28 km) one-way with SJ. If you search for trains between Malmö and Copenhagen in the Omio app, you can check if the SJ ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with SJ, we do the work for you to get you safely to Copenhagen from Malmö. Book that perfect Malmö to Copenhagen train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with SJ!
Using the Oresund tunnel and bridge, trains travel from Malmö to Copenhagen in approximately 30 minutes, so it is by no means a long journey. The journey is made on Oresundstag regional trains. All services are direct and operate 24-hours a day, seven days a week providing an efficient and comfortable link between Sweden and Denmark. Departures are from Malmö Central Station with arrivals at Copenhagen Central Station. With such an extensive schedule, passengers are sure to find a departure that fits their needs.
All trains from Malmö to Copenhagen are direct. Journey times vary from half an hour to approximately 40 minutes.
The same timetable for trains from Malmö to Copenhagen is in place seven days a week. From just before midnight into the early hours of the morning there is one departure an hour. There are then up to four departures every hour of the day.
Departure train station: The train from Malmö to Copenhagen departs from Malmö Central Station. This can be found close to the city center and within 15 minutes walk of attractions such as Gustav Adolfs Square and Malmö Castle. The station is part of an extensive and efficient network of local buses. Among the facilities at Malmö Central Station are car and bicycle parking, a taxi rank, luggage lockers, toilets and showers, a ticket office and automatic ticket machines, waiting areas, and a wide choice of shops and places to eat or drink. There is good access to all areas of the stations for passengers with limited mobility while accessible toilets are also available. Assistance is provided for boarding and disembarking trains if required.
Arrival train station: The train from Malmö to Copenhagen completes its journey at Copenhagen Central Station. The station is located in the heart of the city, putting it within an easy walk of Copenhagen's main tourist attractions as well as hotels and restaurants. It is part of the city's efficient transport network of local buses, suburban trains, and Metro services. Among the facilities at the station are car and bicycle parking, a taxi rank, waiting areas, a ticket office, automatic ticket machines, left luggage storage, toilets, baby-changing, and showers. There is also a selection of cafes and shops including a post office. There are accessible toilets at Copenhagen Central Station and all areas have step-free access. Further assistance is available if required.
All train services from Malmö to Copenhagen are provided by the Oresundstag passenger train network. This is jointly owned and operated by Denmark and Sweden.
Oresundstag regional trains are electrically powered providing a fast, efficient and smooth service between Malmö and Copenhagen. Trains between the two cities run 24-hours a day, seven days a week with up to four departures every hour. The journey time is between half an hour and 40 minutes.
Both Standard and First Class tickets are available on the train from Malmö to Copenhagen and a limited selection of seats can be reserved for each departure. The trains are modern and comfortable and travel at speeds of up to 110 miles per hour. Facilities onboard the trains include heating or air-conditioning according to the season, toilets, and power outlets. Oresundstage regional trains are in the process of being fitted with WiFi but this is not yet available on all departures. There is plenty of luggage storage space and bicycles can be carried. There is also a small self-service bistro. In the carriages, there is ample room for wheelchairs as well as accessible toilets, and service animals are allowed onboard. At both Malmö and Copenhagen stations, ramps are available if required while every assistance is given to passengers with limited mobility. This can be pre-booked when tickets are purchased.
Traveling by train from Malmö to Copenhagen is a very cost-effective and fast way of making the journey from Sweden to Denmark. To get the best deals on train tickets it is always advisable to book in advance. Ticket prices can also vary from day to day and throughout the day, so being flexible about the date of travel and departure times can also save money on fares. To further reduce costs passengers can try to avoid peak travel times, such as morning rush hour.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Travel between Malmö, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Denmark must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/12/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Copenhagen from Malmö as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Copenhagen to Malmö is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Sweden is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
What are the requirements?
The government of Sweden has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/18/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Malmö from Copenhagen here.
When taking the train to Copenhagen from Malmö, you can choose to depart from train stations like Malmö Centralstation, Malmö Hyllie station and Malmö Triangeln station. Your trip can end in train stations such as København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus), København, Emdrup Station and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Malmö Centralstation and arrive in København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus).
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Malmö Centralstation, located approximately 0.4 miles (641 m) from the city center of Malmö. The most popular arrival train station in Copenhagen, called København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus), is located around 3.6 miles (5.8 km) away from its city center.
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