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There are 11 ways to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from København H to Stockholm Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000

550 kr - 800 kr

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Bus  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen N32 / ...

320 kr - 1100 kr

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Train via Lund  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation Öresundståg / ...
  2. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...

358 kr - 896 kr

Train via Eslöv  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from København H to Eslöv station Öresundståg
  2. Take the train from Eslöv station to Stockholm Centralstation Snälltåget

404 kr - 510 kr

Drive  •  6h 45m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Stockholm 653.6 km

800 kr - 1200 kr

Train, train to Malmo, fly to Stockholm  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the train from København H to Malmö Hyllie station
  2. Take the train from Malmö Hyllie station to Svedala station
  3. Fly from Malmo (MMX) to Stockholm (ARN) MMX - ARN

1282 kr - 4899 kr

Train, train to Malmo, fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from København H to Malmö Hyllie station
  2. Take the train from Malmö Hyllie station to Svedala station
  3. Fly from Malmo (MMX) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) MMX - BMA
  4. Take the train from Sundbyberg station to Stockholm City station

1301 kr - 3483 kr

Fly Copenhagen to Stockholm  •  3h 54m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Stockholm (ARN) CPH - ARN

609 kr - 2667 kr

Train to Helsingborg, fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from København H to Ängelholm station
  2. Fly from Helsingborg (AGH) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) AGH - BMA

1287 kr - 1895 kr

Train to Helsingborg, fly to Stockholm  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the train from København H to Ängelholm station
  2. Fly from Helsingborg (AGH) to Stockholm (ARN) AGH - ARN

918 kr - 2911 kr

Train to Halmstad, fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from København H to Halmstad Centralstation
  2. Fly from Halmstad (HAD) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) HAD - BMA

1022 kr - 3419 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm is to train via Eslöv which costs 290 kr - 370 kr and takes 6h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm is to train and fly which costs 900 kr - 3600 kr and takes 3h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from København H and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 17m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Stockholm is 522 km. The road distance is 653.6 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm without a car is to train which takes 5h 17m and costs 410 kr - 550 kr.

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The train from København H to Stockholm Centralstation takes 5h 17m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Copenhagen to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to Stockholm train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm is to train which takes 5h 17m and costs 410 kr - 550 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 230 kr - 750 kr and takes 9h 25m, you could also fly, which costs 440 kr - 2000 kr and takes 3h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Stockholm.
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  • Distance: 522.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 17m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Stockholm, Sweden?

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from København H to Stockholm Centralstation every 4 hours. Tickets cost 550 kr - 800 kr and the journey takes 5h 17m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen 5 times a day. Tickets cost 320 kr - 400 kr and the journey takes 9h 25m. Comati PSG also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
600 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
600 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from Helsingborg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2700 kr
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 2600 kr
Flights from Helsingborg to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1500 kr - 3200 kr
Flights from Halmstad to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3500 kr
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
410 kr - 4000 kr
Flights from Helsingborg to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
290 kr - 2900 kr
Flights from Halmstad to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
230 kr - 2300 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 3800 kr
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
500 kr - 3800 kr
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
260 kr - 2400 kr
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
950 kr - 2500 kr
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
550 kr - 750 kr
2nd Class Ticket
600 kr - 800 kr
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65 kr - 200 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
150 kr - 200 kr
2nd Class Ticket
65 kr - 80 kr
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
500 kr - 700 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
500 kr - 700 kr
2nd Class Ticket
550 kr - 700 kr
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
100 kr - 150 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from København H to Eslöv station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 kr - 170 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from København H to Malmö Hyllie station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
85 kr - 120 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from København H to Ängelholm station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
180 kr - 260 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from København H to Halmstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
230 kr - 330 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
290 kr - 350 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Train from Eslöv station to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
280 kr - 340 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hyllie St.
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
80 kr - 120 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Skånetrafiken
SL
Phone
08 600 10 00
Website
sl.se
Train from Sundbyberg station to Stockholm City station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
32 kr
Website
SL
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 400 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
850 kr - 1100 kr
Website
Comati PSG

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The quickest flight from Malmo Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Copenhagen to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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Copenhagen to Stockholm train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Stockholm is 654 km. It takes approximately 6h 45m to drive from Copenhagen to Stockholm.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Malmo Airport to Stockholm Airport.

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Book your Copenhagen to Stockholm bus tickets online with Omio, FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 510+ hotels available in Stockholm. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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