How to get from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo
There are three different ways to make the journey from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmo, by taxi, train or bus. Taking a Copenhagen Airport Taxi is the most convenient option as the journey is only 30 minutes long and will cost around 125€ (930 DKK). The cheapest option is to take the train which costs just 12€ (91 DKK) one-way and takes 50 minutes. Your final transfer option to Malmo is the bus, which costs 13€ (96 DKK) for a one-way ticket and will take around 45 minutes.
Comparison of the options
| OPTION|| PRICE|| DURATION|| AVAILABILITY|
| Bus|| €26|| 45min|| 07:45–21:58|
| Taxi|| €125|| 30min|| 24/7|
| Train|| €24|| 25min|| 01:22–00:02|
How to get from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo
There are two interchangeable bus lines that run from Copenhagen airport to Malmo, Gettbuss and Flixbus. The total journey time is 45 minutes, but you could be waiting for a bus for up to 1 hour and a half. Tickets cost just 13€ (96 DKK), so taking the bus to Malmo could be a good option if you're travelling on a budget.
How much is the bus from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo?
A one-way ticket from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmo costs just 13€ (96 DKK). You can pay for your tickets online in advance or buy them from either the automatic ticket machines or travel booth in the arrivals hall.
There's a waiting time of up to 1 hour and a half.
Buses to Malmo are available from 07:45 am to 21:58 pm at Copenhagen Airport
Where do I get it from?
You can reach the Copenhagen airport bus station from either Terminal 3 or 2. If you land in Terminal 1, you will need to take the free airport shuttle bus to one of the other terminals.
From Terminal 3, you will walk out of the exit doors and turn left. Walk towards Terminal 2 for a few minutes and you will see the buses waiting for you on your right. From Terminal 2, simply make your way to your right directly outside the arrivals hall exit and you will see the bus station.
Although taking the bus is an extremely cheap mode of transportation from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmo, the long waiting time and the 45 minutes journey time, make this transfer option slow and tiresome.
Depending on the time of day, the bus operator from Copenhagen (CPH) Airport to Malmo will switch between Gettbuss and Flixbus. However, both buses cost the same and take the exact same route to Malmo.
There is ample luggage storage below the bus for those who are travelling with large suitcases.
In high season, book your tickets in advance to make sure you get a seat and don't have to wait for the next bus.
How to get from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo by taxi
Taking a Copenhagen Airport Taxi from CPH airport to Malmo is the easiest option as it will drop you off directly at your accommodation door. The fare is charged using a taximeter but will cost around 125€ (930 DKK) and take 30 minutes in normal traffic.
Taxi fare from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo
Taxis at Copenhagen airport don't have a set fare for the journey to Malmo, instead, they charge using a taximeter based on distance. The location of your hotel or final destination in Malmo will change the price a little, but it will approximately be 125€ (930 DKK). You can pay by cash or card in most Copenhagen airport taxis.
Although taking a taxi may not be the cheapest transfer option, it's the only one that runs 24/7 and will take you directly to the door of your accommodation, something everyone wants after a long flight.
When travelling from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo, your driver will cross from one country into another through border security, so you will need to keep your passport with you to show to the officers.
Most taxis at Copenhagen Airport accept card payments, simply ask your driver if he has this option.
If a taxi is not currently occupied, you will see FRI sign lit up in green in the front window.
It isn't customary or expected to tip your driver in Copenhagen, cause it's already in the price.
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How to get from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo by train
Taking a train from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmo is the cheapest transport option. Tickets cost just 12€ (91 DKK) one-way and the total journey time is 50 minutes.
How much is the train from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo?
A one-way train ticket from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmo costs 12€ (91 DKK). The ticket office and automatic machines are located on the right-hand side of the arrivals hall in Terminal 3.
There's a waiting time of up to 20 minutes.
The train is available from 01:22 am to 00:02 am from Copenhagen Airport.
Where do I get it from?
The train station can be found in Terminal 3 of Copenhagen (CPH) airport. You can easily walk to Terminal 3 if you land in Terminal 2 or take a free 5-minute airport shuttle if you land in Terminal 1. Trains to Malmo leave from Platform 1, you will need to show your passport to the scanners to be granted access to the platform as this journey will take you out of Denmark and into Sweden.
The fantastic price and short waiting time make the train from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmo a highly convenient transfer option. However, once you arrive at Malmo train station, you will then need to find another mode of transport to reach your accommodation.
Malmo is located in Sweden, so be sure to have your passport out when walking to the train to Malmo on Platform 1 as you will need to scan it to gain access to the train.
The train to Malmo leaves every 20 minutes, but during peak times there can be long queues at the scanning machines and ticket booths.
There are two luggage racks in each cabin of the train for you to store your suitcases.