Longer waiting times
We are currently experiencing extra bustle at the airport. This may mean longer waiting times than usual. Therefore, come in extra good time and be prepared with the necessary travel documents. Follow your flight and get advice and guidance for your trip. See our guide “Get off to a good start” here at cph.dk for advice on your journey from Copenhagen Airport, and check your flight time here.
We are currently experiencing extra bustle at the airport. This may mean longer waiting times than usual. Therefore, come in extra good time and be prepared with the necessary travel documents. Follow your flight and get advice and guidance for your trip. See our guide “Get off to a good start” here at cph.dk for advice on your journey from Copenhagen Airport, and check your flight time here.
 

Demographics

For all Danes, and more than a third of the entire Swedish population, Copenhagen Airport is the closest international airport to their homes.

For all Danes, and more than a third of the entire Swedish population, Copenhagen Airport is the closest international airport to their homes.

Additionally the propensity to travel of people living in the Copenhagen catchment area surpasses that of any other major airport in Europe.

4.1 million people are living within a travelling time of approximately two hours from Copenhagen Airport.

Survey results

A survey among people living in the Copenhagen catchment area shows:

  • 75% of Danes and South Swedes travelled internationally within the past year. Additionally 17% travelled domestic.
  • That people generally travels more and the share of air travel is increasing too.
  • The Copenhagen capital region has the highest share of trips by plane (70%) and Southern Jutland the lowest (53%)
  • The time of transportation to the airport is the main driver for choice of airport. In regions with airport alternatives, ticket prices are equally important

Means of transportation to the airport

Train: 27%

Airplane: 23%

Car: 18%

Taxi: 13%

Metro: 16%

Bus: 2%

Other: 1%