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 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 ...
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Do the Swedish/Danish authorities issue Schengen tourist visas at the Oresund Bridge?

I am a New Zealander living in Germany and will be travelling to Denmark soon. My problem is that my current work visa will be expiring before my trip. Although this presents no problem in entering ...
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Can I re-enter the Schengen zone on a multiple-entry visa, if not entering into the country that issued it? [duplicate]

I am a non-EU national (with a non-EU passport) residing in the UK as a student. I applied for a single-entry Schengen visa for Denmark around 2 months ago. I was granted a multiple-entry visa that is ...
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Invitation letter to friend that does NOT require a visa to enter Denmark

I am living in Denmark (and a Danish citizen) and I am going to host a friend from Argentina for a month. Argentinian citizens require no visa to enter Denmark (or Schengen) as tourists. I have ...
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Are credit cards prevalent in Denmark?

In the next days I'll spend a working period (few weeks) in Denmark (Aalborg). I would like to know if credit cards are frequently used in Denmark, are them more or less accepted everywhere in ...
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Can I have cash back in a store or supermarket in Denmark as it's done in the States?

Can I walk in a grocery store in Denmark and after buying some stuff ask for withdraw cash by paying with credit card (i.e., as it's done in the US supermarkets)?
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Can you buy train tickets online for the Copenhagen to Malmö route?

I'm going to travel to Copenhagen for a weekend in the end of November, but I booked a hotel in Malmö, since it's around 2 times cheaper. Is it possible to buy train tickets online? If yes, where? ...
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Issues with Short Term visa for Iceland

My Background I am from India living in Canada with a work permit. I want to visit Iceland and for this I need to apply for Short stay visa. Visa Requirement The embassy of Denmark which handles ...
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Using Visa credit card in Denmark, Germany, Iceland [closed]

I never use cash in the United States, paying for everything large and small with a credit card (they are universally accepted without fees for practically all purchases). Can I expect the same as a ...
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What is the meaning of the swastikas at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek museum in Copenhagen, Denmark?

I travelled to Copenhagen, Denmark recently. On one side of the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek museum is a park. The entrance to the park has swastikas embedded in the metal gate posts. (Google Streetview ...
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Travel to USA from another country and return to home country on a Business Visa B1

I am from India and have received my work permit for Denmark. I will soon travel to Denmark to work with the Danish company. However, within two-three weeks I need to visit the USA for attending some ...
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How to find an authentic curry in Aarhus Denmark

I'm visiting Aarhus Denmark for a month and really enjoy a good curry once in a while. I've looked on Trip Advisor, but no joy.
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Tipping in Denmark

What are the usual rules for tipping in Denmark? I'm especially interested in: Hotels Restaurants Cafes Taxi Barber Other places I had no idea people usually tip?
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Finding overnight accommodation in Northwest Europe [closed]

I'm going to visit Amsterdam next week for a couple of days and then I'd like to take a series of bus and/or sea trips ending up in Warsaw, or anywhere on the east shore of the Baltic Sea (from Gdansk ...
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Can Schengen visa month be changed?

I applied for a Denmark visa 1 month ago. I still did not get it. Now my internship is going to start. If I get the visa during my internship is it possible to change the dates of my visa? Because ...
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Grocery Delivery Services in Denmark

We are going to stay in a cottage somewhere in Denmark this summer (Southern Denmark, specifically). As we would like to spend our time relaxing at our place rather than foraging in the nearest ...
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Queueing for the Rødby-Puttgarden ferry

Driving south again this summer from Sweden to Germany. We normally wing it when it comes to ferries and it normally is no problem. However one may expect that there could be quite some waiting time ...
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Miscalculated and booked an extra day in Denmark on a 10 day visa [duplicate]

I am travelling to Denmark today, and will be there tomorrow. My visa period is for 10 days, from 4th June 2016 to 14th June. I miscalculated the days, and my return flight is on 14th June (so, in 11 ...
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What options do I have for train/bus travel within Copenhagen?

Copenhagen seems to have a very confusing system of payments for travel within local buses and trains (within the city), beyond single use tickets that is. Is there a catch-all travel card similar to ...
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I am non-EU citizen working as a volunteer in Denmark, can I travel within the Schengen Area without visa?

I'm a non-EU citizen (Russian) working as a volunteer in Denmark and have received a Danish residence permit (type J), valid until December. Can I travel within the Schengen Area without visa right ...
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Can I buy online train tickets from Copenhagen to Odense and print them myself?

I am travelling on business to Copenhagen at the end of the month and will visit Odense as well. I am planning to reach Odense by train and therefore want to purchase the train tickets online ...
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I don't know my nationality. How can I visit Denmark?

I was born in a Thailand refugee camp to Vietnamese parents, but quickly as an infant, they immigrated to Denmark. We lived there for 10-11 years and then moved to the U.S. I am a green card holder of ...
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What kind of documentation do I need to fly alone within Europe, when under 18?

To fly alone from Denmark to the Netherlands, without any transfers, what kind of documentation, signature from parents or any other kind of paper does an under 18-year-old person need?
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Is it legal to bring and carry a baton (weapon, bludgeon) into Denmark?

I have a retractable baton which is a self-defense weapon. (It has no other purpose but as a weapon.) I am considering bringing it on my trip to Denmark, but of course, only if I can be sure it is ...
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Denmark/Greenland: Entering the EU without crossing a national border

Greenland is a part of Denmark, but it is not a part of the EU. At Copenhagen airport customs is arranged to distinguish "Domestic/EU" arrivals and "Non-EU" arrivals. As non-EU, domestic arrivals ...
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Can I drive from the Netherlands to Copenhagen without taking a ferry?

I'd like to know if it's possible to drive to Copenhagen using only car, meaning no ferry from Puttgarden to Rødby. I'm asking this because the ferry costs around 200 euros, and if I can drive around ...
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Don't understand about the Schengen area visa system, for staying in Denmark specifically? [duplicate]

I have a British passport, I am a citizen, lived there all my life. Do I need a visa to stay in Denmark? If not, how long would I be allowed stay there (while not working or studying, just on holiday)...
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With a Danish train ticket, can you pause for a few hours when changing trains?

Looking at the train times for a Danish rail journey tomorrow, it looks like we're going to have to change trains somewhere no matter what we do. There are no Orange tickets left (restricted to ...