Transfer Options from Copenhagen Airport to Malmo

There are three different ways to make the journey from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmö, 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 24 minutes. Your final transfer option to Malmö is the bus, which costs €13 (96 DKK) for a one-way ticket and will take around 45 minutes. Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Copenhagen at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.

Comparison of the options

PRICE FOR 2PASSENGERS
OPTION PRICE DURATION AVAILABILITY
Taxi €125 30min 24/7
Welcome Pickups €155 30min 24/7 Book
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Bus €26 45min 07:45–21:58
Train €24 25min 00:22–23:22

How to get from Copenhagen Airport to Malmö by taxi

Taking a Copenhagen Airport Taxi from CPH airport to Malmö is the easiest option as it will drop you off directly outside your final destination. 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 Malmö

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 Malmö 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.

Convenience

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.

Editor’s Note

When travelling from Copenhagen Airport to Malmö, 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.

Useful Tips

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.

How to get from Copenhagen Airport to Malmö

There are two interchangeable bus lines that run from Copenhagen airport to Malmö, 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 Malmö could be a good option if you're travelling on a budget.

How much is the bus from Copenhagen Airport to Malmö?

A one-way ticket from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmö 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.

Cost

€13

Trip Duration

45 Min.

There's a waiting time of up to 1 hour and a half.

Convenience
Safety
Value for Money

Buses to Malmö are available from 07:45 to 21:58 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.

Convenience

Although taking the bus is an extremely cheap mode of transportation from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmö, the long waiting time and the 45 minute journey time, make this transfer option slow and tiresome.

Editor’s Note

Depending on the time of day, the bus operator from Copenhagen (CPH) Airport to Malmö will switch between Gettbuss and Flixbus. However, both buses cost the same and take the exact same route to Malmö.

Useful Tips

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 Malmö by train

Taking a train from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmö is the cheapest transport option. Tickets cost just €12 (91 DKK) one-way and the total journey time is 24 minutes.

How much is the train from Copenhagen Airport to Malmö?

A one-way train ticket from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmö costs €12 (91 DKK). The ticket office and automatic machines are located on the right-hand side of the arrivals hall in Terminal 3.

Cost

€12

Trip Duration

24 Min.

There's a waiting time of up to 20 minutes.

Convenience
Safety
Value for Money

The train is available from 00:22 to 23:22 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 Malmö 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.

Convenience

The fantastic price and short waiting time make the train from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmö a highly convenient transfer option. However, once you arrive at Malmö train station, you will then need to find another mode of transport to reach your accommodation.

Editor’s Note

Malmö is located in Sweden, so be sure to have your passport out when walking to the train on Platform 1, as you will need to scan it to gain access to the train.

Useful Tips

The train to Malmö 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.

Welcome Pickups transfer

Welcome Pickups

Book a trained, English-speaking taxi driver to pick you up at the same price as a regular cab from the line

If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Copenhagen. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.

Best drivers

Hand-picked english-speaking drivers

Flight monitoring

Drivers are always on time

Quality support

24/7 email & phone support

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Prices

DAYTIME
€155
NIGHTTIME
€155
Same price as a regular taxi from the line

PRICES FOR

Sedan Car

4 pax, 4 pieces of luggage

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Frequently asked questions

How much is the train from Copenhagen Airport to Malmö?

A one-way ticket for the train from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmö costs just €12 (91 DKK). You can purchase your ticket from the booth or machines located on the right hand side of the arrivals hall in Terminal 3.

How do I get from Copenhagen Airport to Malmö?

There are three different transfer options from Copenhagen (CPH) airport to Malmö, taxi, bus or train. Taking a taxi takes 30 minutes and costs around €125 (930 DKK) depending on the meter. The bus costs €13 (96 DKK) for a one-way ticket and takes 45 minutes, while the train is the cheapest option, taking 24 minutes and costing €12 (91 DKK) one-way.

How much is a taxi from Copenhagen Airport to Malmö?

Taxis at Copenhagen airport don't have fixed rate fees, they use a taximeter based on distance traveled. The total price for the journey to Malmö will be around €125 (930 DKK), depending on your final destination in the city.

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