Copenhagen Airport Informational Guide to Copenhagen Airport Kastrup (CPH) - Non Official

Copenhagen Airport Train

To get easily to Copenhagen city centre, taking the train is one of the best options since it is a fast, efficient and cheap way to get there along with metro

Schedule

Trains leave from Copenhagen Airport to Copenhagen Central Station with a frequency of 10 minutes, exact timetable is 24 minutes past the hour and 44 minutes past the hour.

The journey to Copenhagen Central Station takes approximately 20 minutes. 

Trains operate 24 hours. 

To take the correct train, please make sure you are in the platform which trains departs to Copenhagen, not Malmö, which is located in Sweden.

Lines

You should pick up the following train lines to get to the city centre of Copenhagen as well as Copenhagen Central Station: RE 1059, RE 1361, RE 1061, RE 1363, RE 1365.

Other destinations

If you wish to get to other places within Copenhagen and also to board other trains to several destinations throughout the country, it turns to be the most suitable option for you. There are train options to Sweden too. 

Metro

If you wish to get directly to downtown area, taking the Metro is then a better option for you. 

Location

All trains that set from Copenhagen Airport Station get through Copenhagen Central Station.

To get to the Train Station from the Terminal, first you need to get to Terminal 3. 

Trip time from the check-in at Terminal 2 to the Train Station in Terminal 3 is nearly 10 minutes by foot. 

While there, go to the Arrivals Hall exit and walk across the Terminal. When you get at the end of the Terminal, you’ll find several signs which will lead you to the Train Station.

Fares

A single ticket costs 36 DKK per person.

Remember that to get to Copenhagen Central Station you need to purchase a 3 zone ticket minimum, you’ll be fared instead.

You can also purchase any of the available Travel cards to save money and get your stay cheaper.

For further information, please see the Travel cards section below. 

Where do I buy my ticket?

You can purchase your ticket at the machines located nearby baggage claim and DSB ticket office in Terminal 3. Just exit the customs area and walk straight to the nearest counter.

Travel cards

For taking either bus, train or metro there are available travel cards which will allow you to plan your trips throughout Copenhagen without worry about money.

See attached the following card options:

City Pass

By choosing the City Pass card of either 24, 48 or 72 hours you’ll able to enjoy unlimited trips on buses, trains and metro in zones 1 to 4 of Central Copenhagen area and also from / to Copenhagen Airport. 

Fares as detailed:

City Pass Small

- 24-hours City Pass card: DKK 80.00
- 48-hours City Pass card: DKK 150.00
- 72-hours City Pass card: DKK 200.00
- It is half price for children under 16 years old.

City Pass Large

- 24-hours City Pass card: DKK 160.00
- 48-hours City Pass card: DKK 300.00
- 72-hours City Pass card: DKK 400.00
- It is half price for children under 16 years old.

You can also use Copenhagen Card to ride any mean of public transport. See more information