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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Can I return to Denmark, as a resident, without a valid passport?

my passport is about to expire. I am a British citzen with a British passport. I hold an EU residency card. Would I be able to travel from the UK to Denmark without a passport, as long as I have the ...
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Unusual routes from UK to Denmark

My wife and I are going to Denmark soon. The original plan was to fly out and return by train. We booked a flight with SAS from Birmingham to Copenhagen but it was cancelled. Now we have a booking ...
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Rejsekort or advance booking for inter-city travel in Denmark

I'm traveling soon between two cities in mainland Denmark. According to the local route planner (https://www.rejseplanen.dk/), the best route is by bus with 3-4 transfers. Do I have to buy ticket ...
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How reliable is Denmark's post restante service? How much does it cost?

It seems I can receive a letter using Denmark's post restante service. Does anyone know how reliable it is? Can I receive a 4kg package? How much does it cost (I couldn't understand the pricing page)?
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Renting bikes each place visited in Denmark or in 1 place and carry them, and how will they be equipped?

We are staying 7-10 days in and around Copenhagen in August. We plan to tour the city by bike (by ourselves) and take trains out for day/multiday bicycle trips in several places. My question is ...
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Availability of DSB Orange Fri tickets in August

I'm currently planning a family train trip in Sweden and Denmark for next August. I see that there's a 50% discount if I can travel with "Orange Fri" tickets within Denmark: e.g., return ...
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Updated Surname in Passport, Schengen visa has old name

I corrected the name in my Indian passport from ABC surname YZ to AB surname C. However my Schengen (Danish) work permit has the name ABCYZ. I would like to travel to Europe soon. I have the old ...
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Different name in Passport and Residence Permit

I recently corrected the name and surname in my (Indian) passport while renewing it. Is there’s any issue in travelling with my work residence permit (Schengen country) which has the old name? I have ...
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Traveling from Denmark to USA - when to get Covid Test?

I need to fly from Denmark to the USA. My flight is the 29 December at 09.00 am. Question 1: I’ve booked a PCR test the 27, but will first get the result at some point the 28th. I’ve read that my ...
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Can I fly to Stockholm from Copenhagen if I'm from the UK?

There's currently an entry ban from non-EEA countries into Sweden. It's due to expire on the 31st October, but it has been extended before and I find it likely that it will be extended again. If I'm ...
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Is the Smyril Line ferry from Denmark to Iceland an enjoyable experience?

A Smyril Line passenger & car ferry called the Norröna sails from Hirtshals in northern Denmark via Torshavn in the Faeroe Islands to Seydisfjördur in Iceland, roughly once a week all year round. ...
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Yelp/Foursquare for Denmark or how do Danes find shops?

What apps do Danes use to find shops instead of Yelp/Foursquare? I'm in Odense, which is the third largest city in Denmark. I try to find mobile phone shops and secondhand bicycle shops but the ...
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Can I enter Denmark by car without a PCR test?

I want to travel to Denmark from the Netherlands by car. Is there any border control at the German or Danish border? Do I need a valid PCR test to enter the country?
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Travel from the United States to Faroe Islands

The Faroe Islands opened travel for holiday in April 2021. As long as one is vaccinated, there is no quarantine requirement, but still have to be tested for Covid prior to leaving and when you land. ...
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travelling to Denmark during covid

Can we travel to Denmark as a tourist in early April from Germany? Given that we have a residence permit for Germany. If yes, do we require corona tests? Is there any place at all where we can travel ...
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Do I need a UK transit visa for traveling from denmark to Bangladesh via Heathrow Airport [duplicate]

I want to travel to Bangladesh from Denmark via Heathrow Airport, so do I need a transit visa from the UK? My onward flight from Heathrow Airport within 2 hours and same as when I will return to ...
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Travel to Denmark

Can I travel to Denmark from Germany by train. I am an Albanian citizen. Does the border have control for COVID 19 test results or something else. I will go to my sister home to open the house because ...
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CPH airport (Copenhagen) covid test center?

I am flying to Copenhagen airport (CPH) next week. I read that I have to present "proof of a negative COVID-19 test". The airport itself has a test center as per https://www.cph.dk/en/...
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Flying from London to Copenhagen?

I need to travel from London to Copenhagen for a job interview. It is likely that they will hire me, so it's not just for the interview, I would fly and remain there indefinitely. Since the UK banned ...
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Traveling to Europe from banned countries on sweetheart exception

Europe is mostly locked out from the US due to COVID except for essential travel. Tourism obviously does not count, but some countries have made exceptions for visiting important family, fiance, or &...
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Renting a car in one country and return it in another one (Europe)

I would like to rent a car in Denmark (Copenhagen), travel for a few days (less than a week) and return it in Italy (or in Germany, like Munich for example). Is it possible to do something like that? ...
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Park and Ride in Southern Denmark

A friend and I are planning a road trip through Denmark, but since we want to avoid the toll of the Storebælt bridge and the problems of having the car in Copenhagen, we'd like to park our car ...
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Limits on Denmark's permanent residency [closed]

What is required to remain a permanent resident of Denmark? I'm a U.S. citizen considering a long-term move. If I were to earn permanent residency and then be called back to the U.S., how long could I ...
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Declaring items from US (snacks, etc.) when flying to Denmark and travelling to Sweden from there?

So as the title states, I'm wondering how it works if I were to bring some snacks (mostly chips/crisps, drinks, candy) from the US all the way back to Sweden. This is my first trip flying, so I'm ...
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Hirtshals parking for 3 days

We will need a parking spot for two cars in Hirtshals for 3 days. Are their any recommendations on where to park?
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Does the Flixbus N770 from Antwerp to Copenhagen go by ferry to Denmark

Tonight I am catching the N770 Flixbus from Antwerp to Copenhagen. Apparently it doesn't stop between Eindhoven and Copenhagen. Do the night Flixbuses to Denmark typically go via Puttgarden-Rødby, ...
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Foreign bank card fee in Denmark

My travel guide says that the use of foreign bank cards in shops in Denmark (restaurants, etc.) is frequently subject to a +2% or +3% “extra charge” for use of foreign card. But the guide is not ...
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Can I travel to Sweden from Denmark for a day with a single entry visa then head back to Denmark without any issues?

I am very new to this so please forgive me if I make any errors in stating my case. I recently received my Schengen type C Visa from Denmark. My wife and I along with some friends will be staying ...
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Do I need an IDP in Sweden?

I'm a 23 old guy from Saudi Arabia, I will be in Sweden this August, I'm looking to rent a car from Malmo to go to Denmark, anyhow my friend says that since my Saudi license is in English I won't need ...
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Denmark with Schengen visa type C single entry for 21 days [duplicate]

I'm travelling to Denmark with a Schengen visa type C single entry for 21 days. Can I travel to Paris or Switzerland and back to Denmark with the same visa?
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How do I spend money in Sweden and Denmark? [duplicate]

I will be visiting Stockholm, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark for holidays in a couple weeks. I live in the US and have a Bank of America bank account and debit card. I will be spending money in ...
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Can I travel in Schengen states until the last day of the validity on my D-visa/residence permit

I am a Chinese citizen working in Denmark. I have a Danish D-visa and temporary Danish residence permit valid until end of October, 2019. I am traveling to Iceland as a tourist in August 2019. I saw ...
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Is a ticket, in addition to Gadearmbånd, recommended for Copenhagen Distortion music festival?

For the Copenhagen Distortion music festival, on cphdistortion.dk they list various tickets. It looks like the only I need to get is Gadearmbånd. Quote from visitcopenhagen: The legendary street ...
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Head to another Schengen country with type D visa of Denmark

I have a residence permit of Denmark but have lost my residence permit card here in USA and got a re-entry permit visa (Type D) valid for Denmark from Danish embassy. The question: Can I fly to ...
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How did Malmö and Copenhagen connect before the Öresund Bridge?

I can't find any information on how Malmö and Copenhagen were connected (and who the operator was) before the Öresund Bridge was inaugurated.
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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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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 ...