You can get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg by train, bus or flight.
To get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg on Oct 08 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||26 miles (42 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$5 - $22|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $5 (€5) • 1 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $22 (€21) • 1 h 22 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Öresundståg|
Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 26 miles (42 km) to Helsingborg from Copenhagen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 22 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Öresundståg among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Copenhagen to Helsingborg.
The journey from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is popular with travelers for both business and leisure. Traveling from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is easy to do by trains and buses. Flights are not available between Copenhagen and Helsingborg due to their close proximity. The fastest way is by taking the train while the cheapest way is by taking the bus. Key departure points in Copenhagen include København H train station and København Ingerslevsgade bus station.
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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg. There are between 5 and 11 buses traveling from Copenhagen to Helsingborg depending on the day. FlixBus and Nettbuss Express operate buses which travel from Copenhagen to helsingborg every day of the week. A single RegioJet bus also makes the journey on Saturdays, while Swebus offers multiple buses from Copenhagen to Helsingborg on Sundays. Most buses are direct; however, Swebus journeys require a transfer in either Malmö or Halmstad. Buses take between 1½ and 6 hours to arrive in Helsingborg depending on the service chosen. All buses depart from København Ingerslevsgade bus station and arrive at Helsingborg's Knutpunkten Bussterminal.
Taking the train is the fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg. Trains travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg approximately 30 times per day on weekdays and 18 times per day on weekends. All Copenhagen to Helsingborg trains are operated by Øresundståg. All trains traveling from Copenhagen to Helsingborg depart from København H train station and take between 1:21 h and 1:36 h to arrive at Helsingborg Centralstation. Most trains traveling from Copenhagen to Helsingborg are direct; however occasional journeys require a transfer in Malmö.
Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg. Taking the train is approximately half an hour faster than taking most buses. There are over 30 trains that travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg every weekday, with the first train departing København H train station at 4:07 a.m. The last train leaves at 11:27 p.m. Trains depart Copenhagen consistently through the day, usually multiple times per hour.
International travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Helsingborg, Sweden is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Sweden is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Sweden must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/3/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip from Copenhagen to Helsingborg.
The current restriction level for returning to Copenhagen, Denmark from Sweden is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Denmark is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden
All travelers returning to Denmark must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 10/3/22. 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 Helsingborg here.
There are 4 ways to travel to Helsingborg from Copenhagen including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to go to Helsingborg from Copenhagen is by taking a bus, which costs on average $5 (€5).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Helsingborg:
A bus is $17 (€16) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Copenhagen to Helsingborg costing on average $22 (€21).
The fastest way from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 22 min.
There are alternative travel options to Helsingborg that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 1 h 35 min of travel time.
The distance from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is approximately 26 miles (42 km).
The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Copenhagen and Helsingborg as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Copenhagen to Helsingborg:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Copenhagen to Helsingborg with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Helsingborg 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.
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