Ferry from Helsingborg to Elsinore

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Helsingborg in Sweden and Elsinore in Denmark run with up to 35 daily crossings. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Ferry schedules from Helsingborg to Elsinore

Is there a ferry from Helsingborg to Elsinore?

The Helsinborg - Elsinore ferry route is available with up to 35 daily crossings all year round. The route is operated by 2 ferry companiesForSea and Sundbusserne. 

Tip: please note that the ferry timetable for the route from Helsinborg to Elsinore is subject to change. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the crossing on Ferryhopper.

What’s the ferry schedule from Helsingborg to Elsinore?

The Helsingborg - Elsinore (Helsingør) is the shortest crossing between Sweden and Denmark. Ferries depart from the port of Helsingborg every 15 minutes around the clock. However, keep in mind that ferry routes that are operated between midnight and 09:30 leave every 30-40 minutes

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Helsingborg to Elsinore?

The ferry ticket price from Helsinborg to Elsinore (Helsingør) starts at around €35 for a single ticket. The final ticket cost depends on vehicle selection, discounts, offers, and seat type.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the Helsinborg - Elsinore ferry route. Find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Helsingborg to Elsinore?

The ferry trip from Helsinborg to Elsinore lasts about 20 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Helsingborg to Elsinore?

The connections from Helsinborg to Elsinore (Helsingør) are usually operated by conventional ferries. The fastest ferry to Elsinore reaches the port in about 20 min.

What’s the distance between Helsingborg and Elsinore?

The distance between Helsingborg and Elsinore is 4 nautical miles (around 7 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Elsinore from Helsingborg

Take a look at some useful tips for your ferry trip to Elsinore:

  • In the busy months from May to September, we recommend arriving at the port of Helsingborg well in advance to avoid delays. The same applies to ferry trips on weekends and public holidays. 
  • When traveling from Sweden to Denmark by ferry, you will need to carry a valid passport or an officially recognized European Union ID card
  • Due to unforeseen circumstances, the ferry schedules from Elsinore to Helsinborg may change. Make sure to confirm your ferry’s departure time. You can also track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!

Where to take the ferry from Helsingborg to Elsinore

Ferries to Elsinore from Helsinborg depart from the port of Helsingborg. The port is only a 5-minute walk from the city center.

The port is divided into 3 areas: the South, the West and North Harbor with several terminals. Ferries to Elsinore from Helsingborg depart from the North Harbor which is located next to Helsingborg’s central terminal for trains, buses and ferries. 

ForSea ferries leave for Elsinore from the docks right next to the central station while Sundbusserne ferries depart from the Knutpunkten area. However, keep in mind that Sundbusserne ferry company operates passenger-only ferry crossings. 

Am I allowed to travel from Helsingborg to Elsinore?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Helsinborg to Elsinore. Before planning your trip, take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in Denmark, including all the documents required for your journey.

Can I travel on the ferry from Helsingborg to Elsinore with a car?

Yes, ForSea ferries traveling from Helsingborg to Elsinore have car decks, so you can embark your vehicle.

Ferry luggage

On the ForSea ferry crossings from Helsinborg to Elsinore passengers are allowed to carry 1 piece of hand luggage weighing up to 50 kg per crossing.

During your ferry trip from Helsinborg to Elsinore, you can keep your luggage next to you, keep it in your vehicle, or store it in your cabin. As for Sundbusserne ferry company, there are no specific luggage dimensions.


Ferries traveling from Helsinborg to Elsinore offer a variety of cabin options, including standard cabins and en-suite cabins as well as comfortable seats.

Pet travel 

You can bring your pet onboard the ferry to Elsinore from Helsingborg. However, keep in mind that pets must be on a leash, stay in the kennels or in a pet-friendly cabin (except guide dogs) throughout the ferry journey.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Helsingborg to Elsinore?

Currently, there are no available tickets online on Ferryhopper. However, you can find more information about the ferry from Helsingborg to Elsinore on our Map of ferries, compare prices and schedules, and plan your trip to Denmark easily and quickly!