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Questions tagged [denmark]

A country in Scandinavia that also has a border with Germany and a bridge link to Sweden, the capital of which is Copenhagen.

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What consulate do I have to go to if my contract is from a different country than where I will be working? [closed]

Hi all I received a work contract today from a company that is primarily in Germany, however they are officially registered in Denmark. I am an American citizen and have an appointment at the German ...
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Winter / snow tires in Denmark for March

I'm planning to rent a car in Denmark in late March. Is it worth paying the extra for snow tires -- is there much snow on the roads by then? FWIW, I live in the US mid-atlantic region and don't use ...
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Transit in Denmark with a D visa issued by Norwegian Embassy [duplicate]

I have received a category "D" national visa issued by the Norwegian embassy. However the flight tickets that has been booked by my company shows that I will need to claim my luggage and change ...
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Acceptance of large bills in Denmark

How difficult is it to break large kroner bills (200 or 500 kr) in Copenhagen? I'm asking because I know it's very hard for a tourist to pay with 50 or 100 dollar bills in US; and some people didn't ...
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Does intra-Schengen removal count as deportation or removal from any country?

I took the Helsingør to Helsingborg ferry from the Danish side. I was not warned that there would be passport control on the Swedish side before boarding the ferry and, as such, I did not I know I ...
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Travelling in the EU with a national identity card - no longer possible?

I thought that it was possible to travel in the EU with a national identity card rather than a passport. However, some friends in Denmark say that is no longer true and they need a full passport even ...
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Is there a day ticket I can buy for a day trip from Kolding to Billund?

I'm going to visit Lego House in Billund, though my hotel is in Kolding since it is cheaper. I plan to take the bus 166. A one-way ticket seems to cost 72 dkk though it seems that there is also ...
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Confusion about the online booking of Lego House tickets

When booking the ticket online for Lego House in Billund, on some dates there is an option to choose a specific entry time, on some dates there is only a line of text saying "Book your space - click ...
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Cost of travelling and living coverage in the visa application

I am a college student who graduated a month ago. I am applying for a short-term visa to Denmark. My mother, who is supporting me and resides in another country (different from mine and Denmark), has ...
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Mountain biking routes within 7 hours travel from Copenhagen [closed]

Copenhagen and the surrounding areas of Denmark are fairly flat for decent mountain biking. Is there anywhere within 6 or 7 hours travelling by car (or train) from Copenhagen with some more hilly (...
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What should I tick as purpose of travel for my Schengen visa application for Denmark?

I am attending a one week conference/summer school at a University, I would also like to spend an extra week touring Copenhagen. An official from the University said I cannot tick Study since ...
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Travel to Faroe Island by cargo ship

A while ago I met a person who claimed to have traveled from Denmark to Faroe Island on a cargo ship. Is this really possible? How could I find a ship that could host me?
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How to apply for a visa in Denmark for a personal business visit?

I am applying for a visa to Denmark. My reason for visit is to meet private investors who have invested into our company (Private equity firm). How can they write me an invitation letter if it's them ...
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Skånetrafiken and Öresundståg trains [closed]

This is a really important question for me. This is about a crucial part in my upcoming trip. I'm going to Helsingborg in Skåne (Scania), Sweden in the start of June. I'm travelling by airplane from ...
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Öresundståg and the ID / border controls

I will be travelling by Öresundståg from Copenhagen airport to Helsingborg on Friday 1 June and then back again from Helsingborg to Copenhagen airport on Sunday 3 June. I'm very worried about these ...
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Travelling to two different Schengen countries for more than 90 days with a 10-day gap

I am a student and I have planned academic trips on the following dates in the following countries: 11 August 2018 to 20 August 2018 in Dresden, Germany. (9 days) 1 September 2018 to 28 November 2018 ...
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Is visa type “D” considered Schengen?

I received a Danish long-term visa type "D" in January 2017. I lived in Denmark for 3 months and was able to travel within the Schengen area with the type D visa (also I had work and residence permit)....
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How long does it take to get a Denmark visa from VFS Global in San Francisco?

I am an Indian citizen, living in San Francisco. I intend to fly to Denmark on the 18th of May. However, the earliest appointment available is 14th of May at VFS Global in San Francisco. Is this too ...
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Restrictions on my Schengen visa

I got a Schengen visa from Italy recently. It’s a multiple-entry visa, but on the top right it shows -(D-EE-P), which I assumed is a restriction on entering Denmark, Estonia and Portugal. Am I right? ...
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Arriving in Copenhagen and going to Malmø

We are arriving in Copenhagen from the USA, at 5 pm and want to go directly to Malmø, Sweden. Is there a train from the airport or do we have to go to the Central station first?
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Can I apply for another Schengen visa if I already have a valid one and travel is pending on it

I have a multi entry visa issued by Denmark Embassy which is valid from 1st May to 23rd May. It has max number of days as 8. I would be staying in Denmark for 6 days only from 1st May to 6th May. Now,...
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Short-term volunteering in Denmark without a volunteer/work visa?

I'm an American going to Denmark on a tourist visa. I really want to do a few hours of volunteer work per day in exchange for room and board, for the cultural exchange benefits. The problems: The ...
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Border Control from Copenhagen (Denmark) to Malmo (Sweden)

Has the asylum seeker/refugee situation in Sweden lead to any extra security checks or border checkpoints along this route? I will be travelling from Copenhagen - Malmo and back in around a month so ...
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Can I drive from Belgium to Sweden without a valid Schengen visa?

I promised my girlfriend to take her to see the Northern Lights. We live in Belgium and because of the visa application, she cannot leave the country for 6 months... We already drove to France, ...
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Schengen visa to meet my girlfriend in Denmark [closed]

I met my girlfriend over internet and we wanted to meet and celebrate Christmas and new year's together. She's from Denmark. So her dad agreed for me to stay at their place and sent me a vu2 ...
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How much does the ferry between Rostock and Gedser cost?

I am planning to visit Copenhagen for a couple of days. I will be travelling, by car, from Berlin, with 2 other friends. The quickest route is shown by taking the Rostock - Gedser ferry. I googled the ...
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Flying to Wien, Austria from Denmark, legal with only temporary passport?

I will be traveling to Wien, Austria at the end of next month, taking a flight from Denmark. Unfortunately, my local municipality are unable to provide me with a new passport in time (my old one had ...
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What are the Copenhagen Card conditions?

I am failing at finding the specific conditions of the Copenhagen Card that allows you to travel through the city for (in my case) 120 hours, since I am going for 5 days. I have seen that it starts ...
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In Denmark can you use the train ticket for the bus

Whenever I get into bus for reaching train station I see many people are just showing DSB train tickets to driver while I pay the bus. I need to go from Odense to Billund airport and I will do it ...
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Do I need a hotel reservation when entering the Schengen area?

I'll be visiting Copenhagen next month for 10 days. I've already got my visa, but I've got a question about my hotel reservation. A friend has kindly offered me a spare room to stay at (Amager Strand, ...
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Is there border checking when traveling between Norway and Denmark?

I will be visiting Norway and Denmark on my next trip, and I was curious if there is border control when traveling by car or train or not. I'm non-European holding short-term Schengen.
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travel from Gothenburg C to Copenhagen airport (CPH)

I have a return flight to Canada from the Copenhagen airport (CPH) at 12:35pm on July 1st, 2017 and am currently staying in Gothenburg. I have booked a ticket with Öresundståg departing from ...
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Is Copenhagen bike share a good choice for a tourist?

I am visiting Copenhagen for the first time and would primarily like to use a bike to get around since, as I understand, that's what you do. I found Bycyklen, which seems good because I won't need to ...
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Travelling to Denmark with permit of stay receipt only

I am a Turkish citizen, currently residing in Italy as a student. At the first time I was going to come to Italy, 2 years ago, I had acquired a 1-year valid D-type student Schengen visa from Italian ...
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Is it feasible to visit these location with a day trip from Copenhagen?

I am planning to go to Copenhagen for about 7-10 day later this year. Apart from visiting the city, I am considering doing some day-trips with public transportation (i.e., no car). In particular I am ...
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Father of 3 children got problems with the UK visa application [duplicate]

I'm a father of two daughters under 18 years old and a son over 18 years old. We have lived in Denmark for years, and my children are born here, but only my over 18 year old son has Danish nationality....
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Travelling from Denmark to UK and back with id card [duplicate]

I hold Lithuania citizenship and currently live in Denmark. Is it possible to travel to UK from Denmark and back using only the identity card? According to gov.uk You can enter the UK with either ...
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Denmark Schengen visa reapplication

I would like to re-apply for a Schengen visa for Denmark. Is it okay if a representative takes my application or do I need to bring it in person?
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Letter of Approved Leave

I'm planning to reapply for a Schengen visa for Denmark because my application before was refused. I'm not sure if I can submit a letter of approved leave right now. At the moment, I don't want it ...
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Tax-free shopping in Faroe Islands

It says here that any non-Faroe-Islands residents can calim back VAT on purchases over 300DKK in the Faroe islands. Is this likely to apply to purchases of anything to which VAT is applied (e.g. ...
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Train tickets from Copenhagen airport to Aarhus, delayed flights and how to get seats and wifi

I will be traveling from Copenhagen airport to Aarhus by train. I would like to make sure I get seats and also access to the wifi. So I have two questions: If I book the tickets/seats online and the ...
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Inquiry on Schengen visa

I really love to visit Denmark by June. But I was refused and I dont have any idea why. Can I inquire to the Danish Immigration Services the reason why I was refused? They have this website www....
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Do I need a transit visa for a layover in Finland while I have a Danish residence permit? [duplicate]

I have a residence and work permit for Denmark and since I'm flying there for the first time, my passport has not been stamped. Do I need a transit visa if I'm travelling through Finland (since it's ...
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Is it true that children under 6 can legally ride a bicycle on the sidewalk in Denmark?

This is quite a specific question but it is important for our vacation. Is it true that children under 6 can legally ride a bicycle on the sidewalk in Denmark? I can't find a proper working link ...
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Is it possible to buy travel insurance when you are not starting or ending at home?

I will be going to Denmark for 4 months. During this time I will be covered by insurance through work. In the middle of the 4 months I want to go on holiday to France for 2 weeks. However, it seems ...
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Can I travel within the Schengen area while my Italian residency card is being renewed?

I am a Filipina living legally here in Italy. My permesso di soggiorno is under renewal since it has been expired. I was scheduled for biometrics on April 11 and I have to go to Denmark on April 28. I ...
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What are the candles outside in Denmark about?

There are candles out in Denmark all over the place, lit, even during the daytime - mostly placed next to doorways and entranceways. They look like little lanterns - almost like these: If this was ...
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How long usually is a Schengen short-stay C visa granted for?

I am Pakistani national. I applied for a Schengen short-stay visa (single entry) in March 2017. I live in UK, my planned trip was very short, four days. The Denmark Embassy gave me visa only for four ...
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Can I use Schengen business visa from Germany to visit Denmark? [duplicate]

I am an Indian national and a Permanent Resident (Green Card) of USA. I will be traveling to Germany on Business in March, 2017 and am about to get a Schengen Visa for Business purposes. Meanwhile, I ...
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Can my son travel to Denmark while banned from entering Sweden?

My son is American and was on a tourist visa in Sweden. While there, he was arrested and jailed for getting into a heated argument in public with his girlfriend. After serving two months of his 4 ...