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To get from Copenhagen to Berlin on Sep 20 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:45PMCopenhagen Airport1h00 04:45PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport
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06:53PMKøbenhavn H12h01 06:54AMBerlin Hbf
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03:22PMKøbenhavn H7h32 10:54PMBerlin Hbf
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12:53PMKøbenhavn H8h03 08:56PMBerlin Hbf
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Travel Information to Berlin from Copenhagen

distanceDistance219 miles (354 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$41 - $112
cheapestCheapest modeBus • () • 8 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 219 miles (354 km) from Copenhagen to Berlin. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about (). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Copenhagen to Berlin.

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How to Travel from Copenhagen to Berlin

Traveling from Copenhagen to Berlin covers a distance between 440 and 530 kilometers and crosses water at one stage. A direct flight is the fastest way to travel and takes approximately 1 hour. Buses and trains will take a little longer, both requiring approximately 7 hours of travel time.

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

Cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Berlin


Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Berlin. Most buses traveling from Copenhagen to Berlin depart from København Ingerslevsgade bus station and take at least 6:42 h to arrive at Berlin ZOB am Funkturm. Over 10 buses travel from Copenhagen to Berlin everyday with buses beginning to depart Copenhagen at 6:30 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Copenhagen to Berlin include Flixbus and Eurolines.

Fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Berlin


Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Berlin. Flights depart from Copenhagen's Kastrup airport and arrive at either Berlin's Tegel or Schönefeld airport after approximately 3 and a half hours of travel time. Airlines that travel directly from Copenhagen to Berlin include EasyJet, AirBerlin, Finnair, Norwegian Air, and SAS. Over 10 direct flights travel from Copenhagen to Berlin everyday.

Most popular way to travel from Copenhagen to Berlin


Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Copenhagen to Berlin. Taking a flight is at least 3 hours faster than taking either the bus or train. The convenient public transportation options from Copenhagen and Berlin's airports to their respective city centers also help reduce the total travel time when flying between Copenhagen and Berlin. Traveling from Copenhagen to Berlin by train or bus are also popular options if you're booking last minute or prefer avoiding the airport.

Walking Around in Berlin

The Berlin district of Mitte and its sizable pedestrian marketplace, Alexanderplatz, is your hub for walking around the city's central sights. The iconic TV-Tower spire rising from the Alex shopping square will help to orient you and also offers fantastic panoramic views from the top. In close proximity is the Nikolei Quarter, Berlin's medieval center, which is on the Museum Island. This is where you'll find the Baroque Berliner Dom church on the Spree. The Spree, Berlin's main waterway, is lined with cafes and historic architecture and is the best spot to catch a river boat tour. You'll see more museums and galleries as you stroll along Unter Den Linden, which brings you to another Berlin monument, the Brandenburg Gate. Beyond the Gate, stop at a biergarten in the forested Tiergarten park, or travel a bit further to the Zoological Gardens. Brandenburg Gate is also close to city's Government Quarter and Reichstag building, as well as the Hauptbahnhof central train station. Wander east along the river by foot or by bike, and you'll eventually reach the Eastside Gallery, where remnants of the Berlin Wall still stand. Another must-see within walking distance is Checkpoint Charlie, the Cold-War East-West crossing. Walking in Berlin is a great opportunity to see the city up close and personal.

Coffee Shops in Berlin

For a long time, Berlin has had a casual coffee culture. The emergence of chic third-wave coffee houses and specialty roasters such as The Barn and Five Elephant have this trend has drastically changed to satisfy the growing need for the world's favorite caffeine in this populous city. With Viennese and Arabic-inspired coffee houses, third-wave coffee producers in Berlin have gone above and beyond to keep this emerging trend on the rise. Thus, Berlin has fast become a national coffee mecca attracting thousands who have embraced the Kaffe und Kuchen (coffee and cake) culture in their daily routines. Some of Berlin's traditional coffee houses include Hallesches Haus favored for its stunning rustic ambiance, the Viennese-inspired Café Einstein Stammhaus, and Distrikt Coffee known for its bitter espressos. The Scandinavian-inspired Five Elephant coffee house laid the foundations for third-wave coffee houses. Others followed suit, including the Barn known for its extensive coffee menu, Bonanza Coffee famed for serving the best flat white in Berlin, and Concierge Coffee which has the perfect intimate setting. Common pastries and desserts offered in Berlin coffee houses include the Rheinische krapfen, black forest cake, sacher torte, and German cookies.

Eating in Berlin

The cuisine of Berlin tends to be hearty and rustic with pork as the main component of most dishes. The city has a strong pub culture, and food is a big part of that - with locals and visitors heading out each night to indulge in excellent beers and a range of delicious meals. One of the truly unique dishes that can be found in Berlin is Eisbein which is a slow-cooked pork knuckle with a crispy outer layer, that is served on a bed of sauerkraut (pickled cabbage). Street food and food festivals are an important part of the cuisine culture of Berlin. Head to Markthalle Neun to sample some of the street food dishes such as currywurst (a pork sausage served with curry ketchup) or a Berliner (a sweet donut with a jam filling). Thomas Eck in the Charlottenburg area of Berlin is an authentic German restaurant that serves a variety of sausages that can be washed down with their large selection of local beers. Those seeking a luxury dining experience should try Coda, a restaurant run by Chef Rene Frank and serving experimental cuisine. Vegetarians should head to Lia's Kitchen for a wide variety of unique vegetable dishes.

Best Time to Visit Berlin

In Berlin, the temperature difference between seasons is huge, and can range from 85 degrees Fahrenheit in summer and go below 32 degrees Fahrenheit in winter. The winter season (January to April) can be cold and brutally windy with grey skies, but don't let this hinder you from touring Berlin and enjoying the rich culture, history, and exciting attractions that are scattered throughout the city. If you are not prepared for the freezing temperatures and windy weather, coupled with frequent showers of the harsh winters of Berlin, then it is recommended that you visit from May through September, which is the summer season. Summer usually has a larger amount of tourists that make the nightlife one of a kind, and you can enjoy the company of vacationers from all over the world in one spot. If you travel to Berlin during the summer, you can see many musical exhibitions and shows throughout the bustling city. Also, many street fairs occur during the summer and there are always a multitude of luxurious local spas for you to relax and enjoy yourself. Spring (mid-March to May) in Berlin can be wonderfully warm, and there are also fewer crowds and better prices during this part of the year.

Public Transport in Berlin

Berlin's public transport network, run by BVG and VBB, is easy to use, well-connected and affordable. Start by finding a ticket machine at any station or boarding platform. The touch screen ticket machines feature several language options and accept cash or card. Choose your ticket type, from single journey to daily or weekly pass, and away you go. There are no turnstiles or barriers, as the BVG trusts you to buy a ticket, but don't forget to stamp the ticket for validation before use. The iconic yellow U-Bahn underground trains comprise of 10 lines, stop frequently and cover all central areas and attractions visitors wish to see. The S-Bahn above-ground trains connect, among others, the main train and bus stations, airports and a city ring line. A fleet of trams and buses compliment the routes between train stops. One ticket is valid on every line, whether train, bus or tram, and is good for 1.5 hours in one direction. Service runs from 4:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. on weekdays and 24 hours on Fridays and Saturdays. Using Berlin's variety of transport options is a fun way to experience the buzz of the city and its people.

How to get from Copenhagen to Berlin

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Copenhagen to Berlin, 44,00% 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 Berlin, 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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Travel Tips

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Travel to Berlin 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 Berlin.
Am I allowed to travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Berlin, Germany?

Travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Berlin, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Berlin from Copenhagen restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Berlin, Germany from Copenhagen?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Berlin, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/18/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Copenhagen and Berlin closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Copenhagen, Denmark from Berlin, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Copenhagen, Denmark from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Copenhagen, Denmark from Berlin, Germany?

Reentering Denmark is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Copenhagen from Berlin?

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Denmark must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/14/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Copenhagen from Berlin here.

How do I travel from Copenhagen to Berlin?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Copenhagen to Berlin. You can take a flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Copenhagen to Berlin the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Berlin from Copenhagen is by taking a bus, which costs on average ().

This is compared to other ways of getting to Berlin:

Taking a bus is about $71 (€57) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $112 (€90) for this route.

Taking a bus is usually $15 (€12) less than taking a train to Berlin, which costs on average $56 (€45) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Copenhagen to Berlin?

The quickest way to travel to Berlin from Copenhagen is by travel, which takes on average 0 h 0 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Berlin by flight can take on average 1 h.

In comparison, getting to Berlin by bus can take on average 8 h 10 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 32 min   on average.

What is the distance between Copenhagen and Berlin?

The Copenhagen to Berlin distance is around 219 miles (354 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Copenhagen to Berlin?

The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Berlin is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Copenhagen to Berlin?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Copenhagen to Berlin:

  • Flights most often depart from Copenhagen at Københavns Lufthavn and arrive in Berlin at Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
Who can get me from Copenhagen to Berlin?

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

  • You can travel by plane between Copenhagen and Berlin with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Copenhagen to Berlin tickets for $112 (€90) on Omio.
  • You can travel by bus to Berlin from Copenhagen with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Copenhagen to Berlin tickets for $41 (€33) on Omio.
  • You can go to Berlin from Copenhagen by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $56 (€45) with Deutsche Bahn from Copenhagen to Berlin on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Copenhagen to Berlin?

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

  • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Berlin with.

Direct services to Berlin 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 route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Copenhagen to Berlin?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Copenhagen to Berlin often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Prague or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Copenhagen and Berlin itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Berlin and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Copenhagen to Berlin online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Copenhagen to Berlin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $112 (€90) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $41 (€33) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $56 (€45) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Copenhagen to Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Copenhagen Central Station
Koebenhavn H