How to travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam

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from Copenhagen to Amsterdam

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

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

Copenhagen Airport (CPH)
11:00AMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
Copenhagen Central Station
01:03AMAmsterdam Centraal
5 transfers
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Copenhagen Airport (CPH)
05:55PMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
0 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn
Copenhagen Central Station
10:00PMAmsterdam Centraal
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
Copenhagen Central Station
01:45AMAmsterdam Centraal
4 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
Copenhagen Central Station
08:00PMAmsterdam Centraal
2 transfers
Sas Airways
Copenhagen Airport (CPH)
02:10PMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
0 transfers
Sas Airways
Copenhagen Airport (CPH)
05:00PMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
0 transfers
Sas Airways
Copenhagen Airport (CPH)
07:35PMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
0 transfers

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Travel Information to Amsterdam from Copenhagen

distanceDistance384 miles (620 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$46 - $88
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $46 (€40) • 12 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $78 (€69) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Vueling Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

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

How to Travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam

It's easy to travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam with travelers able to choose between buses, flights, and trains. However, in terms of journey time, there's only one winner. If you need to be in Amsterdam fast, a flight will get you there in just over an hour.

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Copenhagen to Amsterdam Travel Comparison

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

Cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam


Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam. Most buses traveling from Copenhagen to Amsterdam depart from København Ingerslevsgade bus station and take at least 12:05 h to arrive at Amsterdam Sloterdijk bus station. Usually 2 buses travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam everyday with buses beginning to depart Copenhagen at 3:15 p.m. Flixbus travels from Copenhagen to Amsterdam with a transfer required at Hamburg ZOB bus station.

Fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam


Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam. Flights depart from Copenhagen's Kastrup airport and arrive at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport after approximately an hour and a half of travel time. Airlines that travel directly from Copenhagen to Berlin include Norwegian Air, KLM, and SAS. Over 10 direct flights travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam everyday.

Most popular way to travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam


Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam. Taking a flight is approximately 10 hours faster than taking either the bus or train. The convenient public transportation options from Copenhagen and Amsterdam's airports to their respective city centers also help reduce the total travel time when flying between Copenhagen and Amsterdam. Traveling from Copenhagen to Berlin by train or bus is also possible if you're booking last minute or prefer avoiding the airport.

How to get from Copenhagen to Amsterdam

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Copenhagen to Amsterdam, 82,33% 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 Copenhagen to Amsterdam, 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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Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Airlines, Train and Bus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam

Find the best journey from Copenhagen to Amsterdam with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn, easyJet and KLM! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of travel services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your travel to Amsterdam from Copenhagen. DB uses different types of travel such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain travel.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly from Copenhagen to Amsterdam and book your most convinient travel ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.

        FAQs: Travel from Copenhagen to Amsterdam

        FAQs: Travel to Amsterdam 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 Copenhagen to Amsterdam.

        There are 3 ways to get from Copenhagen to Amsterdam: train, bus or flight.

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

        A bus is $33 (€29) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $78 (€69) from Copenhagen to Amsterdam.

        A bus is $42 (€37) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Copenhagen to Amsterdam costing on average $88 (€77).

        The fastest way to get to Amsterdam from Copenhagen is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.

        Other travel options to Amsterdam take longer:

        Bus takes 12 h 15 min on average.

        Getting to Amsterdam by train takes 10 h 34 min on average.

        You should expect to travel around 384 miles (620 km) between Copenhagen and Amsterdam.

        The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Amsterdam is:

        • 1 bus a day.
        • Around 5 trains per day.

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

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

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

        The following travel companies offer services from Copenhagen to Amsterdam:

        • FlixBus can take you to Amsterdam by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam for $46 (€40).
        • Vueling Airlines, easyJet, Norwegian Air, KLM, KLM Cityhopper, CityJet, SAS, Lufthansa, Transavia Airlines, Air France, TAP Portugal, Austrian Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Eurowings, regional jet, Lufthansa Cityline (2), SWISS or Air Baltic can take you to Amsterdam by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Norwegian Air from Copenhagen to Amsterdam for $78 (€69).
        • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Amsterdam by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Copenhagen to Amsterdam for $88 (€77).

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

        • You'll find 1 direct bus a day to Amsterdam with FlixBus.

        Direct services to Amsterdam 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 Copenhagen to Amsterdam often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Brussels, Berlin, London or Barcelona. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Copenhagen and Amsterdam itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Amsterdam and any of these top destinations today!

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