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How to get around in Copenhagen

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The public transport infrastructure of Copenhagen is among the most efficient and reliable in the world, and it is still being developed and improved. Public transport will get you anywhere you wish to go in the capital region.

Public transport and important Covid-19 measures

From August 12, face mask is mandatory in public transport for all travellers from the age of 12. Before using Public transport, please consult  these recommendations by the authorities .

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The zones

The Metro

You can use Copenhagen’s 4 metro lines 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Getting to Copenhagen airport from the city center (or vice versa) is quick,...

Getting to and from Copenhagen Airport

In Copenhagen, it takes less than 15 minutes to go from Copenhagen Airport to the city centre.

Getting to and from the cruise terminals

Copenhagen has three cruise terminals: Langelinie, Nordre Toldbod and Ocean Quay.

Getting to and from Malmö

Reaching Malmö from Copenhagen is fast and easy. The distance between Copenhagen and Malmö is only 30 km.

Relevant places in Copenhagen

Copenhagen Airport

Copenhagen Airport is situated only eight kilometers outside of Copenhagen city centre. With 60,000 passengers a day it is the busiest airport in Scandinavia. At the airport you have plenty of opportunities for tax free shopping and dinner and drinks before or after your flight. Th...

Copenhagen Visitor Service

If you need help or inspiration during your stay in Copenhagen, Copenhagen Visitor Service is a good place to start. If you need a map of the city or if you want to buy a Copenhagen Card with access to top attractions and unlimited public transport, the friendly staff at the tourist of...

Copenhagen Central Station

Copenhagen Central Station is located in the heart of the city, bordering to the rough but also trendy Vesterbro. It is a gateway to all public transportation in and out and around Copenhagen. Here you will find buses, taxis, local S-trains as well as regional trains which will take you ...