How to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen

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Travel Information from Amsterdam to Copenhagen

distanceDistance384 miles (620 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, train or flight
priceTicket price range$59 - $46
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $46 (€40) • 12 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $132 (€114) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Vueling Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 384 miles (620 km) by bus, train or flight to Copenhagen from Amsterdam. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus, Vueling Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen.

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from Amsterdam to Copenhagen

How to get from Amsterdam to Copenhagen by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
08:55PM12h25
Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
09:20AMCopenhagen
$1001One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
08:55PM12h25
Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
09:20AMCopenhagen
$1001One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Norwegian Air Shuttle
10:20AM1h20
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
11:40AMCopenhagen Airport (CPH)
$2171One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Deutsche Bahn
10:07AM11h27
Amsterdam Centraal
09:34PMCopenhagen Central Station
$1071One-way
5 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
10:05AM11h29
Amsterdam Centraal
09:34PMCopenhagen Central Station
$1321One-way
4 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:08AM11h26
Amsterdam Centraal
07:34PMCopenhagen Central Station
$1451One-way
5 transfers
FlixBus
08:00AM14h05
Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
10:05PMCopenhagen
$1071One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
05:00PM16h20
Amsterdam, Piarcoplein (Amsterdam Sloterdijk)
09:20AMCopenhagen
$1071One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
11:15PM14h55
Amsterdam, Centraal Station
02:10PMCopenhagen
$1131One-way
1 transfer
easyJet
07:35AM1h25
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
09:00AMCopenhagen Airport (CPH)
$2021One-way
0 transfers
easyJet
12:45PM1h25
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
02:10PMCopenhagen Airport (CPH)
$2111One-way
0 transfers
Norwegian Air Shuttle
06:35PM1h20
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
07:55PMCopenhagen Airport (CPH)
$2361One-way
0 transfers

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How to Travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen

Although it is possible to make the journey by plane, bus, and train, traveling by train is a complicated process involving up to 4 transfers. Taking a direct flight from Amsterdam to Copenhagen is by far the fastest way to travel between these two cities. Travelers should look to book their flights as far ahead of time as possible in order to save on the cost of the trip.

Buses from Amsterdam to Copenhagen | Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen | Return trips from Copenhagen to Amsterdam

Amsterdam to Copenhagen Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€49

12:05 h

1 Day Ahead

trains

€105

11:05 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€213

1:20 h

2 Months Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen. Buses traveling from Amsterdam to Copenhagen depart from Amsterdam's Sloterdijk bus station and take at least 12 hours to arrive at Copenhagen's Ingerslevsgade bus station. There is 1 direct bus that travels from Amsterdam to Copenhagen every day, which departs Amsterdam at 9:15 p.m. and travels overnight to arrive in Copenhagen at 9:20 a.m. the next day. There is also occasionally another bus; however, it requires a transfer in Hamburg and requires over 17 hours to arrive in Copenhagen. Flixbus is the main bus company that travels from Amsterdam to Copenhagen.


Fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen. Flights depart from Amsterdam's Schiphol airport and arrive at Copenhagen's Kastrup airport after 1:20 h of flight time. Even when traveling to and from Amsterdam and Copenhagen's airports is taken into consideration, taking a flight is still the fastest way to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen requiring just under 4 hours of travel time. Airlines that travel directly from Amsterdam to Copenhagen include Transavia, Norwegian Air, SAS, and KLM. Approximately 10 direct flights travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen per day with the first departing Amsterdam at 5:15 a.m.


Most popular way to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen


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Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen. Taking a flight is at least 7 hours faster than traveling from Amsterdam to Copenhagen by train and 8 hours faster than taking the bus even when travel time to and from Amsterdam and Copenhagen's airports is taken into consideration. The convenient public transportation options from Copenhagen and Amsterdam's airports to their respective city centers also help reduce the total travel time. Deutsche Bahn trains are also a popular option for traveling from Amsterdam to Copenhagen if you prefer to avoid the airport.


How to get from Amsterdam to Copenhagen

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Amsterdam to Copenhagen, 90,16% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Amsterdam to Copenhagen, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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Find the best journey from Amsterdam to Copenhagen with KLM, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most popular route has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Amsterdam to Copenhagen travel.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

        FAQs: Travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen

        FAQs: 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 Amsterdam to Copenhagen.
        FAQs

        There are 3 options to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen including taking a bus, train or flight.

        The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Copenhagen is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $46 (€40) compared to other travel options to Copenhagen:

        Taking a bus costs () less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of ().

        A bus is $86 (€74) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Amsterdam to Copenhagen costing on average $132 (€114).

        Taking a bus costs $12 (€11) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $59 (€50).

        The fastest way from Amsterdam to Copenhagen is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Copenhagen that take longer:

        Getting to Copenhagen by bus takes 12 h 25 min on average.

        Train takes 10 h 56 min on average.

        Copenhagen is approximately 384 miles (620 km) away from Amsterdam.

        The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Copenhagen is:

        • 1 bus a day.

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

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Amsterdam to Copenhagen:

        • Most travelers catch their flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Copenhagen Airport.
        • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Amsterdam to Copenhagen depart from Amsterdam Centraal to Copenhagen Central Station.

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

        • You can go to Copenhagen from Amsterdam by bus with FlixBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $46 (€40) with FlixBus from Amsterdam to Copenhagen on Omio.
        • You can travel by plane from Amsterdam to Copenhagen with Vueling Airlines, easyJet, Norwegian Air, KLM, KLM Cityhopper, CityJet, Lufthansa, SAS, Transavia Airlines, SWISS, Austrian Airlines, TAP Portugal, Ryanair, Air Baltic, regional jet, Lufthansa Cityline (2), Iberia Express, Eurowings or Edelweiss Air, and you can find easyJet Amsterdam to Copenhagen tickets for $132 (€114) on Omio.
        • You can take a train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen with Deutsche Bahn or Metronom. Cheap tickets can be found for $59 (€50) with Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Copenhagen.

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

        • You can check for a direct bus to Copenhagen with FlixBus with 1 direct bus per day.

        Direct services to Copenhagen tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

        Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Copenhagen often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Stockholm, Malmö, Berlin, Paris or Hamburg. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Copenhagen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Copenhagen and any of these top destinations today!
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