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Copenhagen Airport

Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen Airport overview

Copenhagen Airport, Kastrup (Danish: Københavns Lufthavn, Kastrup; IATA: CPH, ICAO: EKCH) is the main international airport serving Copenhagen, Denmark, the rest of Zealand, the Øresund Region, and a large part of southern Sweden including Scania. It is the largest airport in the Nordic countries with 30 million passengers in 2018 and one of the oldest international airports in Europe. It is the third-busiest airport in Northern Europe, and the busiest for international travel in Scandinavia.The airport is located on the island of Amager, 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) south of Copenhagen city centre, and 24 kilometres (15 mi) west of Malmö city centre, which is connected to Copenhagen via the Øresund Bridge. The airport covers an area of 11.8 square kilometres (4.6 sq mi). Most of the airport is situated in the municipality of Tårnby, with a small portion in the city of Dragør. The airport is the main hub out of three used by Scandinavian Airlines and is also an operating base for Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia and Norwegian Air Shuttle. Copenhagen Airport handles around 60 scheduled airlines, and has a maximum operation capability of 83 operations/hour, and a total of 108 jet bridges and remote parking stands. Unlike other Scandinavian airports, most of the airport's passengers are international. In 2015, 6.1% of passengers travelled to and from other Danish airports, 83.5% to/from other European airports, and 10.4% were intercontinental passengers. The airport is owned by Københavns Lufthavne, which also operates Roskilde Airport. The airport employs 1,700 people (not including employees in shops, restaurants, etc.).Copenhagen Airport was originally called Kastrup Airport, since it is located in the small town of Kastrup, now a part of the Tårnby municipality. The formal name of the airport is still Copenhagen Airport, Kastrup, to distinguish it from Roskilde Airport, whose formal name is Copenhagen Airport, Roskilde.

Public transport to city center of Copenhagen

The public transport station is right in front of airport terminal.

Day route:

029 Estimated duration 18 mins.
029 3 stops to Copenhagen Central Station ( 13 mins - 11.7 km )

This route will take you to city center of Copenhagen.

Night route:

M2 9A Estimated duration 36 mins.
M2 7 stops to Christianshavn St. (Metro) ( 16 mins - 6.6 km )
9A 5 stops to Glyptoteket (Tietgensgade) ( 5 mins - 1.6 km )

This route will take you to city center of Copenhagen.

Hotels in nearby areas

Clarion Hotel Copenhagen Airport

Copenhagen

0.7 km from CPH

Quality Airport Hotel Dan

Copenhagen

0.9 km from CPH

Transfers from Copenhagen Airport

We are sorry but We are not able to recommend any private CPH transfer service right now.

Airport ranking

29,177,833 passengers in 2017.
72.bussiest airport in the World
16. bussiest airport in Europe
1.bussiest airport in Denmark

Airport details

Actual time 00:41
Actual date 2019/06/26
 
IATA code CPH
Website https://www.cph.dk/en/