A step-by-step travel guide. Take the night train from Copenhagen to Rome

Prices from
€316
Travel time
22h

Traveling from Copenhagen to Rome by night train is the fastest and most comfortable option. This train route takes 1 day and you will pass Hamburg , Zürich and Milan on the way to your destination.

Prices from
€316

Day 1

    Copenhagen Denmark
    Hamburg Germany
    Hamburg

    Lots of time to explore Hamburg before hopping on the night train.

      Hamburg Germany
      Zürich Switzerland

      Day 2

      Zürich

      Wake up well rested and have a nice breakfast in Zurich.

        Zürich Switzerland
        Milan Italy
          Milan Italy
          Rome Italy
          Rome

          Arrive at your final destination, Rome .

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          Leaving from Copenhagen Denmark
          Going to Rome Italy

          Alternative routes from Copenhagen to Rome


          Expert's route

          The optimal route with comfortable train changes and the best travel experience.

          Expert's route

          Day 1
          From Copenhagen Denmark To Hamburg Germany
          Duration 4h 39min
          From Hamburg Germany To Munich Germany
          Duration 5h 38min
          Munich Stay a night in Munich
          Day 2
          From Munich Germany To Bologna Italy
          Duration 6h 36min
          From Bologna Italy To Rome Italy
          Duration 2h 22min
          Rome Arriving in Rome

          Good to know when traveling from Copenhagen to Rome

          Is there wifi on the train?

          There are few things as nice as watching a movie, listening to a good podcast or getting some work done on the train. And fortunately most long-distance trains in Europe today offer free wifi onboard .

          Eurostar , Renfe , SNCF and Deutsche Bahn let you get access to wifi on the majority of their trains. If having wifi is very important to you, the best way to really know if wifi is available is to google the train number (that can be found on your ticket) and you'll find out.

          For EU residents

          Should the wifi connection let you down, as an EU resident, you still have the luxury to take advantage of free roaming in all EU countries, just remember to turn on roaming in your phone's settings. If you are an EU resident traveling through a non-EU country such as Switzerland, the UK, or Norway, it could be a good idea to bring a 4G dongle in your bag, and switch off roaming to avoid hefty bills.

          Can I charge my phone on the train?

          Most long distance trains in Europe have power sockets available. In some cases, the number of power sockets may be limited in the 2nd class cars. In 1st class, however, it's most common that there are power sockets somewhere around each seat. If it's super important to you, the best way to really know is to google the name of the train (that can be found on your ticket) and you'll find out.

          Wondering if there's free wifi available? Find more information here: Is there wifi on the train?

          Onboard catering & food

          Most of the trains in Europe have restaurant cars open to all passengers, regardless of the fare. What is offered depends on the operator but also during what time you travel. They usually serve hot food, drinks and snacks available for all customers.

          Onboard catering during covid-19

          Many train operators don't have onboard catering due to the current situation. And face masks are required on many trains so if possible – eat and drink before you hop on the train.