Copenhagen Airport

General information

The busiest airport in the Nordics is known as one of the best airports in Europe, close to the city centre. You can travel by metro, train and bus from the airport to the capital of Denmark. Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian offer many flights to and from Copenhagen Airport, called Kastrup Airport by locals.

Location

Where is Copenhagen Airport situated?

The airport is located southeast of Copenhagen on the island of Amager. The accessibility of the airport is excellent, by air and by car from Sjælland (Odense), Fyn (Copenhagen) and Sweden (Malmö).

How many terminals has Copenhagen Airport?

Copenhagen Airport consists of Terminal 2 and Terminal 3. The low cost pier CPH Go (Gates F1-F10), currently operated by Ryanair, easyJet and Transavia, can be reached via Terminal 3.

Airport Map


Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Copenhagen Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Denmark.

Airport Distance
Malmö Airport (Sweden) 46km
Aarhus Airport 147km

Transportation

Car

The distance from Copenhagen Airport to the centre of Copenhagen is 8 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Copenhagen.

From CPH Airport to Copenhagen City centre by Car
8 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Copenhagen Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Copenhagen Airport you can travel by train and metro. Visit the Copenhagen Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Copenhagen Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Copenhagen is about DKK 300.-. Book your taxi at Copenhagen Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From CPH Airport to Copenhagen City centre by Taxi
8 km
20 min
DKK 300.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Copenhagen Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, Avis, Budget, Enterprise and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Copenhagen Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Copenhagen Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Copenhagen Airport.

Services

Flights

Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Copenhagen Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Copenhagen Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Copenhagen Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Scandinavian Airlines (SK)
  • Norwegian (DY)
  • easyJet (U2)
  • Ryanair (FR)
  • Primera Air (PF)

Accommodations

Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Copenhagen Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.

luxury

Clarion Hotel Copenhagen Airport, Copenhagen

This comfortable hotel is directly connected to Terminal 3 at Copenhagen Airport. It offers spacious, air-conditioned rooms feature satellite TV and tea/coffee makers.

budget

Copenhagen Go Hotel, Copenhagen

Just 200 metres from Tårnby Station and 3 minutes’ drive from Copenhagen Airport, this hotel offers functional accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. Central Copenhagen is a 10-minute drive away.

family

Quality Airport Hotel Dan, Copenhagen

This hotel offers a free Copenhagen Airport shuttle every half hour from 06:00-09:45 and 18:00-21:45. Wi-Fi and fitness room access is also free. Copenhagen city is within 7 km.

Hotels in Copenhagen

Looking for the best hotels in Copenhagen? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.

business

Axel Guldsmeden, Copenhagen

Situated in the vibrant Vesterbro district, this inner city spa hotel features rooms with unique décor, free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Tivoli Gardens and Copenhagen Central Station are about 5 minutes’ walk away.

family

Comfort Hotel Vesterbro, Copenhagen

This hotel is in the hip Vesterbro district, about 5 minutes’ walk from Copenhagen Central Station and Tivoli Amusement Park. It offers free Wi-Fi and a varied breakfast buffet.

luxury

Tivoli Hotel, Copenhagen

Situated by the Copenhagen Canal, this hotel is 10 minutes' walk from Copenhagen Central Station. It provides free WiFi, 3 popular restaurants onsite, along with an indoor pool and large fitness centre.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Copenhagen Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!

Ticket

Copenhagen City Card (including transportation)

See the sights of Copenhagen at your own pace and enjoy free or discount entrance at more than 73 museums and attractions. Choose a card with validity suitable to you (24 to 120 hours), and save time and money in the Danish capital.

Activity

Copenhagen: 1-Hour Canal Cruise from Ved Strand or Nyhavn

See the sights of Copenhagen on a 1-hour boat tour along the main harbor and adjoining canals. Depart from Ved Strand or Nyhavn and see lovely houses, ancient castles, and beautiful churches along the way.

Tour & transport

72 Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Mermaid Copenhagen Tour

See all that Copenhagen has to offer on a hop-on hop-off 72-hour sightseeing tour. You will visit many of Copenhagen’s sights, like the Amalienborg Palace and the Little Mermaid statue, and have time to explore the city on your own.

Reviews

  1 review

Have you visited Copenhagen Airport lately? So far, 1 airport passenger has written an airport review about Copenhagen Airport and gave a score of 5 out of 5. Provide other airport travellers with essential airport information and tell us about your airport experience.

Latest airport review

By Rob
Written 2 months ago
Copenhagen airport is a good place to travel. Also a good place to start a trip to Sweden: the train crossing the bridge starts there. It's quick to head out to the city.

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