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from London to Copenhagen

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

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To get from London to Copenhagen on Jun 23 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:55AMLondon Heathrow Airport2h00 12:55PMCopenhagen Airport
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09:55AMLondon Heathrow Airport2h00 12:55PMCopenhagen Airport
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Travel from London to Copenhagen: Journey Details

Traveling between London and Copenhagen should be simple, and you can choose between rail, bus and plane options. However, if you are in a hurry, flying is easily the fastest and most convenient way to travel. That way, you can be in Copenhagen within a couple of hours, while buses and trains can take 18 hours or more.

Return trips from Copenhagen to London are also available.

Buses from London to Copenhagen

Buses from London to Copenhagen are offered once per day by National Express. The bus leaves London Victoria Coach Station at 7:00 p.m., and travels overnight to Copenhagen, arriving at 8:30 p.m. the next day. One change is require along the way, resulting a couple of extra hours on the total journey time, which is usually around 24 hours.

Trains from London to Copenhagen

The best way to travel to Copenhagen by train is to catch a Eurostar to Paris or Brussels and then transfer to a service to the Danish capital. Plenty of trains leave both Paris and Brussels every day, and the journey to Copenhagen takes around 12 hours. A stop will be required, generally in Cologne or Hamburg. Overall, expect the rail journey from London to take at least 15 hours.

Flights from London to Copenhagen

Flights from London to Copenhagen are the easiest way to travel between the two cities. Daily flights are provided by British Airways, Norwegian, SAS, EasyJet, and Ryanair. Flights take around 1 hour 55 minutes, and there are over 20 direct connections every day of the week. You can also choose whether to fly from Luton, Gatwick or Heathrow.

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What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Copenhagen, Denmark from London, United Kingdom?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Copenhagen, Denmark is: Restricted.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Denmark?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

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

Conditions of entry into Denmark:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • 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 4
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • 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 6/20/21. 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 between London and Copenhagen.

Are there restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Copenhagen, Denmark due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Denmark is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Copenhagen, Denmark?

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

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

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom 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 6/21/21. 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 London from Copenhagen here.

How do I travel from London to Copenhagen?

You can get from London to Copenhagen by flight or train.

What is the distance from London to Copenhagen?

The London to Copenhagen distance is around 592 miles (955 km).

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

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

  • Flights most often depart from London at London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Copenhagen at Københavns Lufthavn.
Which travel operators can get me to Copenhagen from London?

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

  • Ryanair can get you to Copenhagen by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from London to Copenhagen for $27 (€21) on Omio.
Is there a direct service from London to Copenhagen?

Yes, there is a direct service from London to Copenhagen:

  • You can find direct flights to take to Copenhagen with Sas Airways.

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 is another destination I should add to my tour from London to Copenhagen?
Looking to extend your trip from London to Copenhagen? Many Omio customers who go from London to Copenhagen usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Stockholm, Berlin or Hamburg. If you're looking to explore Stockholm, Berlin or Hamburg from Copenhagen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy London to Copenhagen tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost $27 (€21) one way on average.

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

What is the fastest way from London to Copenhagen?

Going by flight is the quickest way from London to Copenhagen with an average travel time of 1 h 40 min.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London Liverpool Street Stn

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge