CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM London TO Copenhagen
London Luton Airport (LTN) to Copenhagen (CPH)
Typically, flights to Copenhagen from London are cheaper when flying from London Luton to Kastrup Copenhagen, which has an average price of $77
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO COPENHAGEN FROM LONDON LUTON AIRPORT||March||46% cheaper||Flying from London Luton Airport to Copenhagen costs on average just $42 in March|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO COPENHAGEN FROM LONDON LUTON AIRPORT||December||71% more expensive||It costs about $132 for flights to Copenhagen from London Luton Airport in December|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO COPENHAGEN FROM LONDON LUTON AIRPORT||February||534% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Copenhagen from London Luton Airport in February than any other month|
There is no better place than Copenhagen to truly experience the famous Danish concept of comfort and coziness, defined as ‘hygge’. Any time is a good time to find ‘hygge’. From June – August, the weather is warm and sunny, and average temperatures are around 65 – 70 degrees Fahrenheit. The city hosts events such as Copenhagen Jazz Festival, the Roskilde Festival of music and arts, and Strøm festival of electronic music during this time. Remember to pack some warm clothes even during a summer visit as you may experience a chilly breeze on most evenings. From September – November, average temperatures dip to around 45 degrees Fahrenheit, and the city is covered in beautiful fall foliage. Copenhagen winters are bitterly cold, with average temperatures dipping to as low as 25 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring months from March – May see their share of festive events such as the Copenhagen Beer Festival, Copenhagen Puppet Festival, and the Copenhagen Carnival. With cool weather, fewer crowds, and cheaper airfares and room rates, spring is one of the best times to visit.
In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Copenhagen for $10/person, which is 98% cheaper than the average flight to Copenhagen. To find the cheapest price to Copenhagen from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The cheapest month to fly to Copenhagen from United States is in January. Flight prices, which tend to average around $441, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you aren\u2019t able to travel to Copenhagen during the month of January, then flying in November is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of $454.
You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Copenhagen from United States when booking 37 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Copenhagen for around $568 when searching 37 days out. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United States for as low as $311.
The cheapest day to depart from United States to Copenhagen is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $525. When flying out on a Saturday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from United States to Copenhagen for around $685.
Flying to Copenhagen from United States at noon is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $402 when looking at flights departing at noon. Try not to purchase tickets in the afternoon because they tend to be around $655. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.
If you’re looking to do your hiking in warmer conditions, consider planning your flight to Copenhagen for May, June, and July. Parks like Tivoli are popular hot spots in those months.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Copenhagen is possible. If you are planning a flight to Copenhagen, consider booking flights to Aarhus Airport (87 mi from Copenhagen city center) or Rønne Bornholm Airport (95 mi from Copenhagen city center).
The cheapest airport near Copenhagen is typically Rønne Bornholm Airport with an average price of $397/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Danish nationals and residents may still return to Denmark from anywhere. Travelers who are not nationals or residents can still enter Denmark with a worthy purpose. Proof will be required to demonstrate a ‘worthy purpose’ to enter. Examples of 'worthy purposes' include work or study in Denmark, transporting goods, and various family-related reasons, for example visiting a family member or partner who is a Danish resident. The full list of 'worthy purposes' is subject to change and can be found here. Denmark will not allow travelers arriving from the UK and South Africa. Exemptions apply for primary caregiver for a child or compelling family circumstances.Entry requirements
Travelers must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 24 hours prior to arrival. Children under the age of 12 are exempt from the test requirement. Travelers flying from Greenland and the Faroe Islands are also exempted. Travelers, who previously have been infected with COVID-19 and therefore are unable to present a negative test result must present a positive COVID-19 test result from a test performed between 14 days and eight weeks prior to the flight. These passengers are no longer perceived to be contagious. Travelers arriving from the UK and South Africa who are exempt from the entry ban, must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 test result issued within 24 hours prior to departure.Quarantine requirements
Travelers must take a rapid test before leaving the airport. All travelers are subject to a 10-day self-isolation. They can take a PCR test on day 4 to shorten the self-isolation period. There are some exemptions including those delivering goods and services in /out of Denmark.Transiting rules
Travelers returning to their home country may transit through Denmark. All travelers transiting or traveling to/from Denmark must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 24 hours prior to arrival. All travelers transiting or traveling to/from Denmark must wear masks at all times on flights and inside the airport.
Direct international flights from U.S. cities to Copenhagen are available from SAS and Norwegian. Other airlines that offer flights with 1 or more stops include British Airways, Qatar Airways, WOW Air, Lufthansa, Emirates, Singapore Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Icelandair, Finnair, KLM, Austrian Airlines, Air India, Air France, Brussels Airlines, Norwegian Air International, American Airlines, Air China, SATA, Air Canada, Iberia, Egyptair, Swissair, Aeroflot, Royal Air Maroc, United Airlines, LOT, Air Serbia, Turkish Airlines, TAP Air Portugal, and Vueling Airlines.
Originally called Kastrup Airport, Copenhagen Airport is located on the island of Amager, about 5 miles south of Copenhagen. CPH offers a free terminal bus service that connects all the airport terminals, car parks, and the airport train station. Buses run every 10 – 20 minutes. There are several options to travel from the airport to Copenhagen city center.
The metro is located at Terminal 3 and all the trains go in the same direction from the airport (M2 towards Vanløse Station). It will take you 13 minutes to get to Nørreport Station which is the main hub in the city center. Trains run every 4 – 6 minutes during the day, and every 15 – 20 minutes at night. The standard one-way fare on all public transport is 24 kr for a trip within the first 8 zones.
The train station is located by Terminal 3. Trains run every 10 minutes during the day and 1-3 times an hour during the night. You can reach the Copenhagen Central Station in about 13 minutes from the airport. Standard one-way fare of 24 kr is applicable.
There are several bus lines that make stops at the airport and travel to various parts of Copenhagen. Line #5A will take you to Copenhagen Central Station, City Hall Square, Nørreport, and other stations. Tickets can be bought at the ticket machines in Terminal 3, or you can buy a ticket on the bus. The one-way fare is 24 kr and journey time is about 35 – 40 minutes.
Taxis are easily available outside Terminals 1 and 3 of the airport. You can reach the city center in about 20 – 30 minutes depending on traffic. The approximate fare will be 250 kr – 300 kr.
At least 6 rental car companies are present in the ‘Car Rental Centre’ just outside the terminal buildings at CPH. You can also look for attractive deals on car rentals with momondo.
Copenhagen is a small town with a big city vibe. The town is compact and most of the popular attractions are within walking or biking distance from each other. Many of the downtown streets are pedestrian-only zones.
Biking is a popular way to get around in Copenhagen. Bycyklen (The City Bike), the city’s official bike share program features over 2,000 intelligent electric bikes at over 100 Bycyklen stations. If you opt for a Pay as You Go plan, for 30 kr an hour you can enjoy unlimited usage of all Bycyklen stations in the city.
Copenhagen’s public transportation system includes buses, trains, the subway system (Metro), and a commuter light-rail system (S-Tog). Most buses leave from the Rådhuspladsen (City Hall square) in the middle of the city. The Metro lines run east-west and operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Trains arrive every 2 – 3 minutes during rush hour, and every 15 minutes at night. The S-Tog connects Central Station to the city suburbs. You can transfer from a bus or Metro line to an S-Tog line. Fares start from 24 kr for all modes of public transport. If you plan to use the public transport extensively, consider purchasing a City Pass that offers unlimited travel on all modes for the duration of the card. An adult pass costs 80 kr for 24 hours and 200 kr for 72 hours.
Taxis are easily available and can be hailed directly from the street. However, they are not the most economical mode of travel and are best used for shorter distances. Fares typically start at 50 kr, followed by 10.15 kr per kilometer, and a waiting time of 7.00 kr per minute.
Boats are an interesting way to explore Copenhagen. Canal Tours offers hour-long guided excursions around the harbor and canals. You can also use the blue and yellow water buses to enjoy the city sights from the water. Water bus #991 and #992 offer some of the most interesting routes and sights. Fares for the water bus are the same as for all other public transport.
Often named the ‘happiest people in the world’, the Danes pride themselves on their lifestyle, culture, and food, all of which contribute to the ‘hygge’. Hearty, traditional meals and delicious Danish pastries only add to that happiness. However, there is a lot more to see and do when you travel to Copenhagen. Here are a few suggestions on what to include in your itinerary.
Invest in a Copenhagen Card
Purchase a Copenhagen Card and enjoy unlimited use of public transportation, free entrance to more than 70 attractions and museums, and discounts on several restaurants, sights, and rentals. An adult card for 24-hours costs 389 kr, while a 48-hour card costs 549 kr, and a 72-hour card costs 659 kr.
Take a walking tour
Copenhagen is renowned for its cultural offerings and culinary delights. Enlist for one of the many free walking tours to explore these offerings. You can choose from classic historical sites, unique churches, pub crawls, and many others.
Watch for bikers
When you are walking on the streets or driving, watch out for people riding their bikes. Locals tend to cycle at high speeds, keeping up with vehicles most of the time, and they often do not stop for pedestrians.