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Taking the train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen in 10 hours 34 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 15 hours 1 minute to travel the 620 km from Amsterdam to Copenhagen by train, although you can get there in as little as 10 hours 34 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 17 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 2 changes along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line.

Train tickets from Amsterdam to Copenhagen start from $51.91 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Copenhagen? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train schedule below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

Amsterdam to Copenhagen by train

It takes an average of 15h 1m to travel from Amsterdam to Copenhagen by train, over a distance of around 385 miles (620 km). There are normally 17 trains per day traveling from Amsterdam to Copenhagen and tickets for this journey start from $51.91 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 10h 34m
PriceFrom $51.91
Distance385 miles (620 km)
Frequency17 trains per day
First train07:00
Last train23:38
Departure stationAmsterdam
Arrival stationCopenhagen
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus

Amsterdam to Copenhagen train times

Check out the next trains departing from Amsterdam to Copenhagen for Tuesday Dec 13th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
12:00 00:23 12h 23m, 4 changes
14:00 03:28 13h 28m, 4 changes
16:10 09:03 16h 53m, 4 changes
17:04 09:03 15h 59m, 7 changes
17:08 09:03 15h 55m, 8 changes
18:00 11:03 17h 3m, 6 changes
18:04 11:03 16h 59m, 7 changes
18:08 11:03 16h 55m, 8 changes
19:28 12:34 17h 6m, 2 changes
20:23 12:34 16h 11m, 3 changes

Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Copenhagen

The price of train tickets from Amsterdam to Copenhagen starts at $51.91 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Amsterdam to Copenhagen by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Amsterdam to Copenhagen

Want to know more about your journey from Amsterdam to Copenhagen? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen take?

The average journey time by train between Amsterdam and Copenhagen is 15 hours and 1 minute, with around 17 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Amsterdam and Copenhagen by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen is 10 hours and 34 minutes.

How much does the train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen cost?

Train tickets from Amsterdam to Copenhagen can start from as little as $51.91 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen?

No, there are no direct train services from Amsterdam to Copenhagen. Travelling from Amsterdam to Copenhagen by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen leave?

The first train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen leaves at 07:00. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen leave?

The last train from Amsterdam to Copenhagen leaves at 23:38. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Amsterdam and Copenhagen by train?

Trains travelling from Amsterdam to Copenhagen cover a distance of around 385 miles (620 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Copenhagen to Amsterdam.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Amsterdam to Copenhagen for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/13/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 12/02/2022 for travel on 12/02/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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