You can get from Hamburg to Copenhagen by train, bus or flight.
To get from Hamburg to Copenhagen on Sep 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||177 miles (285 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$31 - $337|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $31 (€25) • 5 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $337 (€269) • 3 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||regional jet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 177 miles (285 km) by flight, bus or train from Hamburg to Copenhagen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are regional jet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Hamburg to Copenhagen.
The trip from Hamburg to Copenhagen can be undertaken by train, bus or airplane. Flights, which reach Copenhagen in around 1 hour, are the fastest transportation option. However, trains and buses offer a chance to see the Saxon countryside, while car pooling firms like Bla Bla Car offer even greater choice.
Return trips from Copenhagen to Hamburg are also available.
There are regular direct international buses from Hamburg to Copenhagen, which operate every day of the week. Travelers making the journey to Denmark's capital can choose from Flixbus, Postbus, Eurolines and Infobus services - all of which take about 6 hours to reach their destination. The earliest bus leaves Hamburg at 8:00 a.m., and there is a midnight service which travels overnight, arriving at 7:15 a.m.
Deutsche Bahn operates quick, regular trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen with departure times every hour. The first train of the day departs from Hamburg's Altona station at 4:34 a.m., but most other trains leave from the Hauptbahnhof. The last service leaves at 8:43 p.m. All train service take around 5 hours (with some variation, so check journey times before booking).
Although the two cities aren't that far apart, flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen are also an option to consider. SAS offers 5 departures from Hamburg International every day, with the first take-off at 6:35 a.m.and the final departure time at 7:15 p.m. The flight takes only an hour, so is easily the quickest route to Copenhagen.
Travel from Hamburg, Germany to Copenhagen, Denmark is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
The government of Denmark has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 9/14/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Copenhagen from Hamburg closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Hamburg, Germany from Denmark is: Partially open.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 9/18/21. 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 Hamburg from Copenhagen here.
You can travel between Hamburg and Copenhagen 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Copenhagen from Hamburg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $31 (€25).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Copenhagen:
A bus is generally $306 (€244) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $337 (€269) from Hamburg to Copenhagen.
Taking a bus is usually $6 (€5) less than taking a train to Copenhagen, which costs on average $37 (€30) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Hamburg to Copenhagen is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 30 min.
There are alternative travel options to Copenhagen that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Copenhagen by bus can take on average 5 h 30 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 9 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 177 miles (285 km) between Hamburg and Copenhagen.
The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Copenhagen is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Hamburg to Copenhagen as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Hamburg to Copenhagen:
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