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from Copenhagen to Stockholm

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

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To get from Copenhagen to Stockholm on Jan 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:07PMKøbenhavn H6h08 09:15PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$441One-way
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03:07PMKøbenhavn H6h08 09:15PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$441One-way
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06:19PMKøbenhavn H5h22 11:41PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$521One-way
08:19AMKøbenhavn H5h15 01:34PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$731One-way
02:19PMKøbenhavn H5h18 07:37PMStockholm, Centralstation
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Tue
Jan 25
$42Öresundståg
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$241Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
Jan 26
$42Öresundståg
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$235Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
Jan 27
$54Öresundståg
$62Flixbus
$204Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
Jan 28
$60SJ
$62Flixbus
$184Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
Jan 29
$31Öresundståg
$52Flixbus
$167Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sun
Jan 30
$73Öresundståg
$47Flixbus
$159Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
Jan 31
$36Öresundståg
$68Flixbus
$145Sas Airways
Tue
Feb 1
$30SJ
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$157Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
Feb 2
$40SJ
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$126Eurowings Europe
Thu
Feb 3
$42Öresundståg
$52Flixbus
$145Sas Airways
Fri
Feb 4
$50SJ
$48Flixbus
$130Sas Airways
Sat
Feb 5
$31Öresundståg
$51Flixbus
$106Sas Airways
Sun
Feb 6
$71Öresundståg
$43Flixbus
$136Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
Feb 7
$36Öresundståg
$59Flixbus
$107Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
Feb 8
$30SJ
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$84Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
Feb 9
$30SJ
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$85Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
Feb 10
$42Öresundståg
$43Flixbus
$84Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
Feb 11
$42Öresundståg
$46Flixbus
$85Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
Feb 12
$31Öresundståg
$43Flixbus
$145Sas Airways
Sun
Feb 13
$70Öresundståg
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Travel Information from Copenhagen to Stockholm

distanceDistance324 miles (522 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $59
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $31 (€26) • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $54 (€45) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorwegian Air Shuttle, Vy Bus4You or Snälltåget

Travel 324 miles (522 km) by flight, bus or train between Copenhagen and Stockholm. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Norwegian Air Shuttle, Vy Bus4You or Snälltåget among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm.

How to Travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm

Traveling between Copenhagen and Stockholm takes between one and ten hours, depending on the mode of transportation chosen. The most popular tourist attractions in Copenhagen are the waterfront and canal district of Nyhavn and the amusement park at Tivoli Gardens. The most well-known attractions in Stockholm include the Old Town and the Maritime Museum.

Train: Trains connect Copenhagen and Stockholm approximately every 2 hours and twice per hour at peak times. Travel time averages 5 hours and 30 minutes and the operator is SJ (Swedish Railways). Night trains involve a transfer at Malmo (Sweden) and can take up to 10 hours to reach their destination. The departure station is Copenhagen Central and trains arrive at Stockholm Central.

Bus: The bus trip between these two cities takes approximately 9 hours. Service is provided by Flixbus and Swebus, which offer 4 departures per day, including an overnight bus. Buses leave from Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade station and arrive at Cityterminalen or at Terminalslingan.

Flight: Norwegian and SAS operate direct flights between the Danish and the Swedish capitals approximately every two hours, with a travel time of one hour and ten minutes. Flights depart from Kastrup airport and arrive at either Arlanda or at Bromma airport.

Traveling from Copenhagen to Stockholm: Travel Tips

  • What is the cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm? Buses offer the cheapest fares, since trips can be purchased cheaper when booked in advance.
  • What is the fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm? Flying is the fastest way of traveling between these two cities, as planes barely take one hour to complete the trip.

How to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm, 96,54% 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 Stockholm 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 to Stockholm from Copenhagen?

Travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Stockholm, Sweden is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Stockholm 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 Stockholm, Sweden from Copenhagen?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Stockholm, Sweden?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Copenhagen to Stockholm closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

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

Am I allowed to reenter Copenhagen, Denmark from Stockholm, Sweden?

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

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

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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 1/20/22. 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 Stockholm here.

How do I travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

There are 3 travel options from Copenhagen to Stockholm: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

The cheapest way to travel to Stockholm from Copenhagen is by taking a train with an average price of $31 (€26).

This is compared to other travel options to Stockholm:

A train is generally $22 (€18) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $54 (€45) from Copenhagen to Stockholm.

Taking a train is about $28 (€23) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $59 (€49) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

The quickest way to travel to Stockholm from Copenhagen is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 38 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 15 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

The Copenhagen to Stockholm distance is around 324 miles (522 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Stockholm is:

  • 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Copenhagen and Stockholm 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 Stockholm?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Københavns Lufthavn and arrive in Stockholm Arlanda Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus) and arrive in Stockholm Centralstation.

Which travel companies can get me from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

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

  • Travel with Norwegian Air Shuttle to go to Stockholm by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Norwegian Air Shuttle Copenhagen to Stockholm tickets on Omio for $54 (€45).
  • Vy Bus4You can take you to Stockholm by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Vy Bus4You from Copenhagen to Stockholm for $59 (€49).
  • Snälltåget can take you to Stockholm by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Snälltåget from Copenhagen to Stockholm for $31 (€26).

Is there a way to travel directly from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

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

  • You can book a direct flight with Sas Airways.

Direct services to Stockholm 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.

Where should I go next after I travel to Stockholm from Copenhagen?

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

How early should I buy tickets between Copenhagen and Stockholm online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $54 (€45) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost $59 (€49) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $31 (€26) one way on average.

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