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from Hamburg to Copenhagen

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

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To get from Hamburg to Copenhagen on Jun 15 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:17AMHamburg Hbf5h46 12:03PMKøbenhavn H
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$431One-way
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06:17AMHamburg Hbf5h46 12:03PMKøbenhavn H
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$431One-way
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08:55AMHamburg Hbf4h38 01:33PMKøbenhavn H
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$721One-way
03:30AMHamburg Altona6h33 10:03AMKøbenhavn H
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$431One-way
03:25AMHamburg, Hauptbahnhof/ZOB6h38 10:03AMKøbenhavn H
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$431One-way

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Mon
Jun 14
$123Deutsche Bahn
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$407regional jet
Tue
Jun 15
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$407Cityjet
Wed
Jun 16
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$436Lufthansa
Thu
Jun 17
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$400Lufthansa
Fri
Jun 18
$38Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$250Eurowings
Sat
Jun 19
$38Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$400Lufthansa
Sun
Jun 20
$38Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$235regional jet
Mon
Jun 21
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$372Lufthansa
Tue
Jun 22
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$400Lufthansa
Wed
Jun 23
$38Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
$371Austrian Airlines
Thu
Jun 24
$37Deutsche Bahn
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$372Swiss
Fri
Jun 25
$37Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$235regional jet
Sat
Jun 26
$37Deutsche Bahn
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$372Swiss
Sun
Jun 27
$38Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$129regional jet
Mon
Jun 28
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$303regional jet
Tue
Jun 29
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$303regional jet
Wed
Jun 30
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$303regional jet
Thu
Jul 1
$38Deutsche Bahn
$71comati
$212Eurowings
Fri
Jul 2
$37Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$235regional jet
Sat
Jul 3
$37Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$235regional jet
Sun
Jul 4
$38Deutsche Bahn
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$235regional jet

Travel from Hamburg to Copenhagen: Journey Details

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.

How to get from Hamburg to Copenhagen

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Hamburg to Copenhagen, 95,03% 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 Hamburg to Copenhagen 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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Buses from Hamburg to Copenhagen

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.

Trains from Hamburg to Copenhagen

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).

Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen

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 Tips

Travel from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Travel to Copenhagen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Hamburg to Copenhagen.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Copenhagen, Denmark from Hamburg, Germany currently allowed?

Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Copenhagen, Denmark is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Denmark?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Denmark:

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 6/9/21. 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 Copenhagen from Hamburg.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Hamburg, Germany from Copenhagen, Denmark?

The restriction level for your return to Hamburg, Germany from Denmark is: Restricted.

Is my journey back to Hamburg from Copenhagen restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark.

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 6/13/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Hamburg from Copenhagen closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Copenhagen from Hamburg?

There are 3 ways to travel to Copenhagen from Hamburg including taking a bus, flight or train.

How far is Copenhagen from Hamburg?

The Hamburg to Copenhagen distance is around 177 miles (285 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Hamburg and in Copenhagen?

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

  • Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen most often leave from Hamburg Airport and arrive in Københavns Lufthavn.
  • Trains mostly depart from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade).
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Hamburg to Copenhagen?

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

  • Regional jet can get you to Copenhagen by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with regional jet from Hamburg to Copenhagen for $140 (€108) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Copenhagen by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Copenhagen for $39 (€30) on Omio.
Can I travel directly from Hamburg to Copenhagen?

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

  • You'll find direct train services to Copenhagen with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Copenhagen 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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Hamburg to Copenhagen?
Omio customers who travel from Hamburg to Copenhagen often also extend their vacation to go to Stockholm, Berlin or Amsterdam. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Copenhagen and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book tickets to Copenhagen from Hamburg online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $140 (€108) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $39 (€30) one way on average for this journey.

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

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

The cheapest way to travel between Hamburg and Copenhagen is by taking a train with an average price of $39 (€30).

This is compared to other travel options to Copenhagen:

A train is generally $101 (€78) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $140 (€108) from Hamburg to Copenhagen.

What is the fastest way from Hamburg to Copenhagen?

The quickest way to travel between Hamburg and Copenhagen is by flight, which takes on average 50 min  compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 40 min  on average.

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Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
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