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Overview: Train from Stockholm to Copenhagen

distanceDistance324 miles (522 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSJ, Snälltåget, SL, Öresundståg or Samtrafiken

Trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen cover the 324 miles (522 km) long route taking on average 5 h 2 min with our travel partners like SJ, Snälltåget, SL, Öresundståg or Samtrafiken. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $31 (€25), but the average price of train tickets is $48 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Stockholm Centralstation and arrive in København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus).

Trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen

Trains in Europe are a convenient way of traveling between cities, with a number of train companies offering domestic and international routes. Trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen are incredibly fast and convenient, with SJ trains traveling between the cities in approximately 5 hours. There are usually 4-5 trains traveling from Stockholm to Copenhagen per day. SJ's Stockholm to Copenhagen trains depart from Stockholm centralstation and travel directly to København H train station.

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Stockholm to Copenhagen Train Cost

Average prices for Trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€91

1 Day in Advance

€91

1 Week in Advance

€89

2 Weeks in Advance

€74

1 Month in Advance

€59

3 Months in Advance

€39

Stockholm to Copenhagen Trains: General Information


While taking the train from Stockholm to Copenhagen is slower than flying it is usually cheaper and can take just over 5 hours to arrive in Copenhagen.


  • autobus All Stockholm to Copenhagen trains are run by SJ.
  • autobus All Stockholm to Copenhagen trains are direct, depart from Stockholm centralstation and arrive at København H train station.
  • autobus The Stockholm to Copenhagen train journey takes as little as 5 hours and 11 minutes to arrive in Copenhagen.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Stockholm to Copenhagen train tickets 1-2 days in advance of the travel date.

Train tickets from Stockholm to Copenhagen: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 33 €
2 weeks earlier 28 €18%
3 weeks earlier 23 €43%
1 month before 23 €43%
2 months earlier 24 €38%
3 months earlier 22 €50%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Stockholm - Copenhagen. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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:

  • Buying your train ticket from Stockholm - Copenhagen 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 43% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Stockholm - Copenhagen with 2 months in advance you save up to about 38% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 50%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Stockholm to Copenhagen

Travel by train 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 Stockholm to Copenhagen.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Stockholm, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark allowed?

Travel between Stockholm, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Denmark from Sweden?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Denmark from Stockholm?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

When traveling in Denmark, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Copenhagen from Stockholm before traveling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Sweden from Copenhagen, Denmark?

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

Is my return train into Stockholm from Copenhagen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Sweden from Copenhagen?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Stockholm, Sweden?

The government of Sweden has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

Last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Stockholm from Copenhagen closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap trains between Stockholm and Copenhagen cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Stockholm to Copenhagen trains for as little as $31 (€25)  in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $48 (€40)  for a train ticket from Stockholm to Copenhagen.

How far is Stockholm to Copenhagen by train?

You should expect to travel around 324 miles (522 km)  from Stockholm to Copenhagen by train.

How long is a train to Copenhagen from Stockholm on average?

On average the Stockholm to Copenhagen train time is 5 h 2 min  covering the 324 miles (522 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Stockholm to Copenhagen do I depart from? Which Copenhagen train station from Stockholm do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Stockholm to start your journey from including Stockholm Centralstation, Stockholm, Cityterminalen and Stockholm Södra. In Copenhagen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus), København, Emdrup Station and København, Østerbrogade (Svanemøllen St. ).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Stockholm Centralstation   and arrive in København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus).

Where is the train station in Stockholm to go to Copenhagen? Where is the train station in Copenhagen located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Stockholm Centralstation, is located 0.3 miles (502 m) from the city center of Stockholm.

The most popular arrival train station, København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus), is located 2.5 miles (4 km) away from the city center of Copenhagen.

Which train companies can take me to Copenhagen from Stockholm?

When taking a train from Stockholm to Copenhagen, you can count on SJ, Snälltåget, SL, Öresundståg or Samtrafiken for the best way to get you to Copenhagen. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Stockholm and Copenhagen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Can I purchase a direct train from Stockholm to Copenhagen?

Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Stockholm to Copenhagen, and you can find a direct train for this route with SJ  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

How many train services per day are there between Stockholm and Copenhagen?

On average, there are 2 trains a day from Stockholm to Copenhagen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from Stockholm to Copenhagen? When can I take the last train for the day?

The first Stockholm to Copenhagen train departs at 5: 17 AM   and the last train from Stockholm to Copenhagen leaves at 7: 22 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Stockholm to Copenhagen on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I buy train tickets to Copenhagen from Stockholm to score the best deals?

If you buy the Stockholm to Copenhagen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $48 (€40). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Copenhagen from Stockholm. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stockholm
Copenhagen
Stockholm Centralstation is the most popular Stockholm railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Stockholm for your trip to Copenhagen.
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Bus lines: 53, 54, 516, 812C, 813C, Flygbussarna
Tram lines: 7
Train lines: Dala Line, Northern Main Line, East Coast Line, SJ X2000, 40, 41, 42X, 43, 43X, 44, Arlanda Express, FLX