Information & Facts
Taxis pick up passengers outside of terminals one and three.
Drives to the city centre are five miles (8km) and will take
approximately fifteen minutes. Fares can be paid for with cash or
credit card and will roughly cost US$34 after a tip and service
charge are included.
There are seven parking areas at Copenhagen International
Airport, which charge higher fees the closer to the terminal they
are located. Most offer 15 minutes' free parking, and all are
connected to the terminal via a complimentary shuttle.
EuropeCar, Hertz, Budget and Avis are among the companies
represented at the airport.
Buses, trains and taxis provide transport to Copenhagen city
centre. There are several local bus routes servicing the airport
from the city centre which take approximately 45 minutes and cost
US$4.50. Train and metro tickets are available from the ticket
office above the railway station in Terminal 3. The metro is
serviced every few minutes during the day and every 15 minutes at
night between 5am to 12pm Monday through Thursday and 24 hours a
day Friday to Sunday. Depending on destination in the city centre
fares should be up to US$5. Taxis can be hired from outside the
arrival areas and the roughly US$34 fare can be paid by credit
All terminals have banks, bars, restaurants, meeting rooms and
Internet access. Wireless Internet access is available in Terminal
2 and 3. There are a wide variety of shops in the Copenhagen
Airport Shopping Centre, including 48 'specialty' shops and 16
duty-free shops. There is a VAT refund desk for non-EU residents
who are travelling to a non-EU destination. Disabled facilities are
good, and children and those with special needs can make use of the
Passenger Escort Service.
Danish is the official language, but English is
understood and widely used.
Danish currency is the Krone (DKK), made up of 100 ore. ATMs are
liberally sprinkled throughout the country, and all major credit
cards are widely accepted, expecially Visa. Travellers cheques are
welcome at banks and hotels. Most banks are not open at weekends,
however Copenhagen has several bureaux de change which stay open
late at night, seven days a week.
A free shuttle bus runs between Terminal 3 and Terminal 2
(International), and Terminal 1 (domestic).
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