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from Copenhagen to Helsingborg

You can get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg on Dec 5 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:35AMCopenhagen1h55 10:30AMHelsingborg
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$171One-way
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02:45PMCopenhagen1h55 04:40PMHelsingborg
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$161One-way
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04:45PMCopenhagen1h55 06:40PMHelsingborg
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$201One-way
01:15PMCopenhagen1h55 03:10PMHelsingborg
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$201One-way
09:55PMCopenhagen1h55 11:50PMHelsingborg
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$181One-way

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Sun
Dec 5
$27Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Mon
Dec 6
$27Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Tue
Dec 7
$27Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Wed
Dec 8
$27Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Thu
Dec 9
$27Öresundståg
$6Flixbus
Fri
Dec 10
$27Öresundståg
$8Flixbus
Sat
Dec 11
$27Öresundståg
$6Flixbus
Sun
Dec 12
$27Öresundståg
$9Flixbus
Mon
Dec 13
$25Öresundståg
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Tue
Dec 14
$26Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Wed
Dec 15
$25Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Thu
Dec 16
$26Öresundståg
$8Flixbus
Fri
Dec 17
$26Öresundståg
$13Flixbus
Sat
Dec 18
$27Öresundståg
$13Flixbus
Sun
Dec 19
$27Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Mon
Dec 20
$26Öresundståg
$11Flixbus
Tue
Dec 21
$27Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Wed
Dec 22
$27Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Thu
Dec 23
$28Öresundståg
$16Vy Bus4You
Fri
Dec 24
$28Öresundståg
$8Flixbus

Travel Information between Copenhagen and Helsingborg

distanceDistance26 miles (42 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $27
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€9) • 2 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€22) • 1 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Öresundståg

Travel 26 miles (42 km) by bus or train to Helsingborg from Copenhagen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 23 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $11 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Öresundståg among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Copenhagen to Helsingborg.

How to Travel 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.

Copenhagen to Helsingborg Travel Comparison


Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€11

1:30 h

1 Day Ahead

trains

€21

1:21 h

1 Day Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg


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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.


Fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg


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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.


Most popular way to travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg


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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.


How to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Copenhagen to Helsingborg, 90,06% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Does Sweden have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Copenhagen and Helsingborg?

Travel between Copenhagen, Denmark and Helsingborg, Sweden is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Denmark enter Sweden?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Helsingborg from Copenhagen?

Conditions of entry into Sweden:

  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Helsingborg, Sweden?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Sweden has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 11/29/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Helsingborg from Copenhagen.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Copenhagen, Denmark from Helsingborg, Sweden?

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

Is my journey back to Copenhagen from Helsingborg restricted?

Entry into Denmark is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Copenhagen from Helsingborg?

Conditions of reentry into Denmark:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 12 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

You should observe these safety measures in Denmark as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Denmark was last checked on 12/1/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Copenhagen from Helsingborg closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Helsingborg from Copenhagen?

There are 2 ways to get from Copenhagen to Helsingborg: bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Helsingborg from Copenhagen is by taking a bus, which costs on average $11 (€9).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Helsingborg:

Taking a bus is usually $16 (€13) less than taking a train to Helsingborg, which costs on average $27 (€22) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Copenhagen and Helsingborg?

The fastest way to get to Helsingborg from Copenhagen is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 23 min.

Other travel options to Helsingborg can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h   on average.

How many miles from Copenhagen to Helsingborg would I travel?

The Copenhagen to Helsingborg distance is around 26 miles (42 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Helsingborg is:

  • 3 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Copenhagen? Where do I arrive in Helsingborg?

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

  • Trains most often depart from Copenhagen at Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and arrive in Helsingborg at Helsingborg Centralstation.
Which travel companies can get me from Copenhagen to Helsingborg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Copenhagen to Helsingborg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Helsingborg by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Copenhagen to Helsingborg for $11 (€9).
  • Öresundståg can take you to Helsingborg by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Öresundståg from Copenhagen to Helsingborg for $27 (€22).
Can I find a direct route to Helsingborg from Copenhagen?

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

  • You can book a direct bus with Vy Bus4You.

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.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Copenhagen to Helsingborg?
Your trip from Copenhagen to Helsingborg doesn't have to end in Helsingborg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Gothenburg, Stockholm or Malmö. If you’d like to add Gothenburg, Stockholm or Malmö to your Copenhagen to Helsingborg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Helsingborg today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Copenhagen to Helsingborg one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Copenhagen to Helsingborg, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $11 (€9) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $27 (€22) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Copenhagen to Helsingborg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.