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from Copenhagen to Stockholm

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

Our recommendation

To get from Copenhagen to Stockholm on Sep 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00PMCopenhagen Airport1h10 08:10PMStockholm Arlanda Airport
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$1641One-way
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09:48PMKøbenhavns, Københavns Lufthavn21h22 07:10PMStockholm, Terminalslingan
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$1541One-way
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05:10PMCopenhagen Airport1h10 06:20PMStockholm Arlanda Airport
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$1641One-way
07:00AMCopenhagen Airport1h10 08:10AMStockholm Arlanda Airport
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$1821One-way
05:00PMCopenhagen Airport3h30 08:30PMStockholm Arlanda Airport
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$3651One-way

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Tue
Sep 28
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$145Vy Bus4You
$309Sas Airways
Wed
Sep 29
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$145Vy Bus4You
$146Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
Sep 30
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$66Flixbus
$146Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
Oct 1
$73SJ
$54Flixbus
$96Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
Oct 2
$86Öresundståg
$48Flixbus
$113Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sun
Oct 3
$116Öresundståg
$48Flixbus
$224Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
Oct 4
$73SJ
$72Vy Bus4You
$113Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
Oct 5
$73SJ
$63Vy Bus4You
$96Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
Oct 6
$73SJ
$63Vy Bus4You
$82Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
Oct 7
$73SJ
$48Flixbus
$96Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
Oct 8
$73SJ
$48Flixbus
$96Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
Oct 9
$69Öresundståg
$48Flixbus
$96Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sun
Oct 10
$106SJ
$48Flixbus
$193Norwegian Air Shuttle
Mon
Oct 11
$64SJ
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$96Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
Oct 12
$64SJ
$63Vy Bus4You
$62Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
Oct 13
$66Öresundståg
$60Vy Bus4You
$62Norwegian Air Shuttle
Thu
Oct 14
$66Öresundståg
$48Flixbus
$97Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
Oct 15
$73SJ
$44Flixbus
$113Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sat
Oct 16
$39Öresundståg
$48Flixbus
$210Norwegian Air Shuttle
Sun
Oct 17
$85SJ
$44Flixbus
$208Sas Airways
Mon
Oct 18
$64SJ
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$91Sas Airways

Travel Information to Stockholm from Copenhagen

distanceDistance324 miles (522 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$51 - $122
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $51 (€41) • 9 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $122 (€98) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Sas Airways or Snälltåget

Travel 324 miles (522 km) by bus, flight 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $51 (€41). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Sas Airways or Snälltåget among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train 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
Is international travel between Copenhagen, Denmark and Stockholm, Sweden allowed?

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

Is international entry into Stockholm from Copenhagen restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Stockholm, Sweden from Copenhagen?

  • There are no current restrictions

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 9/20/21. 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.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Denmark from Stockholm, Sweden?

Return travel to Copenhagen, Denmark from Sweden is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Denmark from Sweden?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Denmark from Sweden?

Requirements for reentering Denmark:

  • 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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Denmark?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Denmark to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Copenhagen, Denmark was last verified on 9/26/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Copenhagen from Stockholm.

How do I travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

You can travel from Copenhagen to Stockholm 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Copenhagen and Stockholm?

The cheapest way to go to Stockholm from Copenhagen is by taking a bus, which costs on average $51 (€41).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Stockholm:

Taking a bus is usually $71 (€57) less than taking a flight to Stockholm, which costs on average $122 (€98) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is usually $18 (€15) less than taking a train to Stockholm, which costs on average $69 (€56) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

The fastest way to get to Stockholm from Copenhagen is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Stockholm can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 9 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 16 min.

How far is Stockholm from Copenhagen?

The distance from Copenhagen to Stockholm is approximately 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 from Copenhagen to Stockholm as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Copenhagen and Stockholm, where do I depart from Copenhagen and where do I arrive in 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 leave from Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and tend to arrive in Stockholm, Centralstation.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm?

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

  • You can travel to Stockholm from Copenhagen by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $51 (€41) with Flixbus from Copenhagen to Stockholm.
  • You can travel to Stockholm from Copenhagen by flight with Sas Airways. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $122 (€98) with Sas Airways from Copenhagen to Stockholm.
  • You can travel by train from Copenhagen to Stockholm with Snälltåget, and you can find Snälltåget Copenhagen to Stockholm tickets for $69 (€56) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route between Copenhagen and Stockholm?

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

  • You can find 3 direct trains per day to Stockholm with SJ.

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 journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Copenhagen to Stockholm?
Many of our customers traveling from Copenhagen to Stockholm don't make Stockholm their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Stockholm are Oslo, Gothenburg or Malmö, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Stockholm to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Copenhagen to Stockholm tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $51 (€41) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $122 (€98) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $69 (€56) one way.

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