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arrival in ​Copenhagen & the DFDS transfer bus

Arriving at Kastrup airport?

Going fro​​m Copenhagen airport to City center​

By metro to Nørreport​ station

The metro station at Copenhagen airport is located in the end of terminal 3.
Take the escalator or elevator up to 2nd floor.
All metro trains go in the same direction from the airport (M2 line to Vanløse Station), so you do not have to worry about getting on the wrong one.
The metro bound fo City center run with 4 - 6 minutes intervals during the day and evening.
During the night the train runs every 15 - 20 minutes. 
Travel time is 13 minutes to Nørreport Station (city center) from the airport.   ​

Metro and train tickets (Øresund- and DSB trains) can be purchased from ticket machines in terminal 3 or on the 2 nd floor. 
You will need a ticket for 3 zones from airport to city center.
See more about the Metro zone system here

From Nørreport you can take the DFDS transfer bus to the terminal

When arriving at Nørreport train station. Bus stop address is very near Nørreport Station, at Øster Voldgade 2C, 1350 København K. 
See map with route below​.

 
Above map points out the route from Nørreport Metro station to DFDS transfer bus stop address in city centre: Øster voldgade 2C, 1350 København K​

Timetable, DFDS transfer bus - Departure from Øster Voldgade 2C (Nørreport Station area)
Monday – Sunday: 14.45, 15.15 and 15.45 ​​

How to buy a DFDS transfer bus ticket

Price: EUR 3 per Adult. Infants 0 - 3 years: Free. Children above 3 years of age: Adult price EUR 3
Pre-purchase your ticket in the online booking flow when booking your cruise. 
Please note that you at this point, April, 2017, cannot add transfer bus to an existing booking. To add transfer bus to an exsisting booking, please contact Customer Service. 
You are also able to purchase a transfer bus ticket in the Guest Service center on board. ​

Please note: It is not possible to buy a ticket on the bus. 
Please show your boarding card, booking confirmation or bus ticket bought in Guest Service center when boarding the transfer bus.​​

From Copenhagen​ Airport to city center - Other options

By Øresunds train

The train platforms with trains bound for Copenhagen central station and Nørreport station are located in the terminal 3 building.
Take the elevator or escalator down to floor 1 and train platform 2.
Arriving at another terminal? You can take a free shuttle bus from terminal 1 to terminal 3, which will take 5 minutes.
Trains bound for Copenhagen central station (København H) and Nørreport Station run every 10 minutes during the day.
During the night the trains run 1 - 3 times an hour. Check the monitors for departure times.

Train tickets 

You will need to buy a zone ticket for 3 zones, the price is 36 DKK.
Please note that you cannot purchase a ticket on board the train. 
Train tickets ​​can be purchased from ticket machines and the DSB ticket sales counters, located in terminal 3.
Train tickets can be used on Metro and bus in the valid time period (60 - 90 minutes. Stated on your ticket)

By taxi

Upon arrival at Copenhagen airport, Kastrup: There are taxis lanes outside the arrival halls.
It takes about 20 min to reach central Copenhagen and the DFDS terminal, by taxi.
You can always order your taxi on Phone: (+45) 35 35 35 35

DFDS transfer bus from city center to terminal

Going from Copenhagen city center to the DFDS terminal​

 

 Above map points out bus stop address in city centre: Øster voldgade 2C, 1350 København K​

By DFDS transfer bus

There is a DFDS transfer bus departing from the city center near Nørreport station. 
Bus stop address: Øster Voldgade 2C, 1350 Copenhagen - See map above

Timetable - Departure from city center​

Monday – Sunday: 14.45, 15.15 and 15.45
​​Special transfer bus for wheelchair passengers at 15.15. 
Please contact Customer Service for special service bus ticket.

How to buy a DFDS transfer bus ticket

Price: EUR 3  per Adult. Infants 0 - 3 years: Free. Children above 3 years: Adult price, EUR 3
Pre-purchase your ticket in the online booking flow when booking your cruise.
Contact Customer Service on phone: (DK) +45 33 42 30 10. 
Send an email to incoming@dfds.com 
Or purchase it in the Guest Service center on board. ​

Please note: It is not possible to buy a ticket on the bus. 
Please show your boarding card, booking confirmation or bus ticket bought in Guest Service center when boarding the transfer bus.​ ​

See and download DFDS transfer bus information (printable PDF) here

From terminal - city center

 
Above map points out the DFDS terminal address: Dampfærgevej 30, 2100 København Ø
 
Above map points out bus stop address in city centre: Øster voldgade 2C, 1350 København K

Going to Copenhagen c​ity center from DFDS terminal​

To Nørreport area 

It's easy and convenient to take the DFDS transfer bus to Copenhagen city center (Nørreport Station area) from the terminal.
The bus stops at Øster Voldgade 2C - See map below. From here you are approx. 10 minutes by foot from Kongens Nytorv and Nyhavn. 

Information

The transfer bus stop at the terminal is located to the right (10 m) outside the terminal building, when exiting the terminal building. 

Travel time 10 min.
Please show your boarding card or printed booking confirmation when getting on the bus. 

​Timetable, DFDS transfer bus - Departure from DFDS terminal

Monday – Sunday: Frequent departures between 10:00 and 10.30​. 

How to buy a DFDS transfer bus ticket

Price: EUR 3  per Adult. Infants 0 - 3 years: Free. Children above 3 years: Adult price, EUR 3
Pre-purchase your ticket in the online booking flow when booking your cruise. 
Contact Customer Service on phone: (DK) +45 33 42 30 10. ​
Send an email to incoming@dfds.com 
Or purchase it in the Guest Service center on board. ​

Please note: It is not possible to buy a ticket on the bus. 
Please show your boarding card, booking confirmation or bus ticket bought in Guest Service center when boarding the transfer bus.​

See and or Download transfer bus information (printable PDF) here

Other options - Going from terminal to city center

By transfer bus to Tivoli/Axeltorv (Please note, service only available until March 25 2017)

There is another transfer bus from the terminal to the Tivoli entrance/Axeltorv.
Tickets can only be purchased in advance, online.
Please note: One way only. 

Timetable 'Tivoli' bus - Departure from terminal

Monday - Sunday: 10.15
The buses are marked ‘DFDS Tivoli/Axeltorv’
You find them about 50 m to the right when you exit the terminal. 
Please note: One way, from DFDS terminal to Axeltorv/Tivoli only

How to buy Tivoli/Axeltorv bus ticket


Contact Customer Service:
Opening hours Monday - Friday 09 - 16.30​

​Phone: +45 3342 3010 (DK)
E-mail: incoming@dfds.com

Your booking confirmation works as a valid bus ticket. 
Tickets are non-refundable. 

By taxi

There are two taxi lanes in front of the DFDS Copenhagen terminal building.
You can always order a taxi on (+45) 35 35 35 35.
Cost approx. 90 DKK to city center (Kongens Nytorv and Nyhavn) (Depending on time and weekday)​