new S-Train and Metro terminal at Flintholm - Suburban Frederiksberg
PUBLIC TRANSPORT SYSTEMS
Public Transport System
Denmark has one of the
most developed public transport systems
in the world with an effective infrastructure
- and especially Copenhagen has a network
of reliable and efficient transport carriers
and operators that can take you from A
to B in no time - whether its by the public
S-train system - the many Bus-lines or
Metro Ring you will always be transported
in a well-organised way. Copenhagen-Portal.dk
updated news about Traffic
& Helpful Monthly Newsletter
For our Tourists and Cruise
passengers convenience - we provide a
Monthly Newsletter with all necessary
and up to date info about Copenhagen with tips
on what to see - what to do and
where to go - and some practical
advise - while you visit the Danish capital. We
will describe the actually month in Copenhagen
regarding the latest about Traffic
and Transport News - Weather - Sightseeing
- Fields Trips - Eating - Events & Special
Events - Cruise Ships - Bus Route Map - Free Admission
- Personal & Practical Information - Tourists
Matters - Public Holidays & Flag Days - Recipes
of the Month - City & Tour Tips - Miscellaneous
and much more. Newsletter
to and from the AIRPORT - Copenhagen Kastrup
is the busiest International Airport in Scandinavia
Copenhagen Airport was first called Kastrup Airport
- and is the main hub for SAS and other international
airlines with nearly 25 million passengers
passing the airport terminal every year - which makes
it the busiest international airport in Scandinavia.
Copenhagen Airport serve passengers from Copenhagen
- Denmark and the Oresund region - and is situated on
the isle of Amager - just 10
km from the city centre. Copenhagen Airport
has 3 terminals - and a fourth is opening.
The airport station is located under
terminal 3 - where the trains and metro
lines take passengers direct in to the Central
Station of Copenhagen - and then further on
to Elsinore. Taxies to Copenhagen and
Sweden are available outside of the terminals - and
there are over 10,500 parking spaces
at the airport.Copenhagen-Portal.dk
& Transport to and from the airport:
to and from Copenhagen CENTRAL STATION
The present Grand Central Station in Copenhagen called
(Københavns Hovedbanegård) is the third
Central Station and was inaugurated in
1911 by prince Christian - later King Christian
X (1870-1947 - king from 1912 - 1947) together with
700-800 exclusive invited guests and thousands of Copenhageners.
The Central Station is the largest train station
in Denmark - and centre for all train traffic
in the country - as the station is served by S-trains
- and regional trains - as well as
InterCity and international
trains - with departures to major cities all
over Europe. The new City Ring and Metro's fully automatic
trains will stop here around 2018.
to and from the Central Station CPH-Central
Station Here you will find the latest S-Train
- Freeport Terminal
ships in Copenhagen
to and from the CRUISE PORTS of Copenhagen
Cruise Terminals of Copenhagen
All international Cruise Vessels visiting Denmark’s
capital and Scandinavia’s largest port of call
- Copenhagen - embark and line up either at the Langelinie
Pier or The Freeport Terminal - Nordhavn.
The expected visit of Turn Around Cruise Ships will
mainly dock at the North Harbour Terminal.
The Langelinie Pier has since it was
established in 1894 - always been a
popular outing venue and stylish promenade for Copenhageners.
Every year the pier is filled up with cruise ships from
all over the world with thousands of passengers visiting
The Freeport Harbour and Port area
of Copenhagen - was established in 1891-1894
- and even in 1905 it was
a very important and busy seaport. Today the harbour
area is called Nordhavn - and is the
main port of call with temporary terminal facilities
- and services for international cruise ships. Copenhagen-Portal.dk
Transport with BUSSES In and Around
Bus-Lines in Copenhagen
There are over 400 Bus-lines in Copenhagen to
serve the citizens - and tourist that visit
the capital of Denmark. The two main Bus-terminals
in Copenhagen is at the Town Hall Square - and
at the Central Station - where the most popular
and busy public busses transport customers in
and around Copenhagen every day and all year
As the route map of the public bus line change
frequently - one will find the newest version
on the latest Newsletter
Site Route Map
Metro-train runs 24 hours every day the year round.
and M2 Metro-Lines
METRO System in Copenhagen
- Copenhagen The
Metro links between the large urban areas to the
east and west with the city centre acting as the
base. Using the 2 Metro Lines
in Copenhagen gives you a fast and simple way
to tour around in and outside of the city 24
hours of the day. The Metro trains are
fully automatic - but have well trained personal
on board. The trains departures every 4
min. and the passengers can buy single
or multi tour tickets in all Metro stations at
the ticket machines. Copenhagen-Portal.dk
are 2 main Metro Lines:
M1 - runs
both ways from Vanløse Station
- west of Copenhagen to the isle of Amager - south
of Copenhagen called Vestamager.
The Metro Station at Ørestad is
the busiest on the entire route due to the location
of Scandinavia’s biggest shopping
mall - Field's.
M2 - runs both ways from Vanløse
Station to Copenhagen Airport
at Kastrup on the isle of Amager.
The Metro route M2 takes you through the inner
city of Copenhagen - the Christianshavns
Canals and end at the Airport. On this
line the Metro passes many tourists venues
entire trip will take about 26 min.and passes 3 zones.
M3 The final Metro project will be completed
with a third Metro Line in 2018
with over 30 Metro trains in
Copenhagen from the seaside with the Harbour Busses.
Take the harbour busses and experience Copenhagen
from the seaside and waterfront
- where one can hop on and of at popular spots
around the harbour area. See the Bus Route Map
for more info. The Harbour Bus tour is an exciting
contribution to the townscape of Copenhagen -
and makes several daily crossings in Copenhagen's
- Copenhagen City
All taxies are provided with a registration number
and a "Taxi" or "Taxa"
sign on the roof. If the Taxi is vacant a word
"Fri" (free) will be displayed.
Most drivers speak English and German - and are
committed to find the faster and cheapest way
to customers required end destination. Copenhagen-Portal.dk
All prices are included VAT - Service and Tips.
Pirate Taxies There are many "Pirate Taxies"
in Copenhagen and we highly recommend you not
to take one of these - due to lack of proper
insurance and other type of legal
WE CAN TAKE YOU HERE - THERE & EVERYWHERE IN AND
ARROUND COPENHAGEN & DENMARK
just love their bicycles and noble cycle culture.
Copenhagen has over 360 km separated
bicycle paths in and around the
city - and is known as the city with a "Noble
Cycle Culture”. Almost every Copenhagener
owns a cycle and 35% of the everyday
street commuters are one of the 400,000
daily cyclist in the city.
over 100 years
Copenhageners have been cycling back and fourth
in the city for more that 100 years
- and have gained a certain form of special and
kind cycle culture.
Bicycle Lanes and Paths The first separate bicycle paths was established
in Copenhagen around the Lakes in 1910
- as the existing bridle paths was converted into
isolated safe Cycle tracks to secure the heavy growth
of cycles on the road at that time.
Unfortunately - Copenhagen is the only Capital in
the world without "Free Bicycles"
for their Tourists and