Copenhagen Airport Kastrup – Terminals

Copenhagen Airport Kastrup is the main airport serving the Danish city of Copenhagen. It has a daily capacity of 50,000 passengers.

It has 2 integrated Terminals in total: Terminals 2 and 3.

Copenhagen airport is used as a main hub for Scandinavian Airlines and as an operating base for Norwegian Air Shuttle and Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia.

Copenhagen Airport has flight connection to 127 destinations worldwide.

It was first opened in 1925, becoming the hub of the Scandinavia Airlines upon its establishment in 1946. Terminal 2 was opened on 1960 and then Terminal 3 on 1998. When Oresund Bridge was opened, the airport began to serve also southern Sweden.

About the name

Copenhagen Airport was once called just Kastrup Airport, as it is located in the town of Kastrup, which was absorbed by the municipality of Tarnby. However, the official name of the airport is Copenhagen Airport Kastrup to not to confuse it with Roskilde Airport, also named Copenhagen Airport Roskilde.


On 2013, Copenhagen Airport won the World’s Best Airport Security Award by Skytrax due to the good quality of the security service procedures.

Transport between terminals

Terminal 2 and Terminal 3 are linked airside.

Since they are the same terminal, check-in areas are located in different areas within the same facilities. It won’t take you more than 20 minutes to transfer from each other.

Buses between Terminal facilities

There are several buses that connects either Terminals with other facilities of Copenhagen Airport:

From P1 parking to Terminals 2 and 3, to Railway Station in Terminal 3 and to P15 and P17 parking lots.

Opening hours:

From 07:00 am to 18:00 pm, every 10 minutes.
From 04:30 am to 07:00 am and from 18:00 pm to 23:30 pm, every 15 minutes.
From 23:30 am to 04:30 am, every 20 minutes.

Terminal 2

Hosts either international and domestic flights, featuring Oneworld Airlines flights, Norwegian Air Shuttle and check-in facilities for the economic carriers and charter flights.

See full terminal 2 information

Terminal 3

Hosts either domestic and international departures of several airlines, including Air Baltic, Air Serbia, Alsie Express, Danish Air Transport, Icelandair and Widerøe.

Also hosts CPH Go low cost airlines gates of Transavia, EasyJet and Ryanair.

See full terminal 3 information