The best way to learn and feel the city is to walk on foot. But this rule cannot be always applied. In bad, rainy, windy or winter weather it may turn out to be hard. And then a car can help you. It will also be a good idea, if you want to organize individual trips to far places in Denmark: Legoland, Skagen, the old town of Ribe, the island of Møn, Park of Labyrinths, Royal castles etc. will become much closer and more available provided you have a car.
Car rentals may differ from 260 DKK per day to 1000 DKK or even more. Here everything depends on your preferences. If you want to get a car with no frills, go to the company called Byensbilleje. Their fleet includes some 100 extensively used cars, but at the same time it is cheap and easy. Here you will get a car from 260 DKK, 100 km/day (depreciation) are included into the price, if you are going to drive a lot, you can additionally buy required mileage. Their cars are used but reliable.
If you want newer cars, but not very expensive, contact company Dyt - Dyt, Here 3-4-year-old cars cost about 400 DKK per day, including 100 km mileage per day. When you take the car you will need to leave the deposit of 2000 DKK, which you will get back upon returning the automobile.
Having tried a dozen of different car rent companies, we have come to the conclusion that the most suitable option, from our point of view, is Avis or Hertz. It will be somewhat more expensive, but you will get more service as well. The longer the rental period is – the lower the price. Cars here are nearly all new, and that is a rarity to see a car with over 50 000 km mileage on the speedometer. Be careful with automatic gear car rentals, since extra mileage will be very expensive, some 3.5 DKK per extra kilometre.
You should also bear in mind that if you rent a car in Denmark, but you are going to Sweden, e.g. to Malmo, you will need special insurance "International forsikring". People under 25 are normally required to pay an extra insurance at 1 000 DKK. In some companies, e.g. One2move you will not be able to rent a car, if you are under 25 and your driving licence experience is less than 3 years.
As a rule a car can be taken at 08:00 a.m., and returned not later than 9:00 a.m. Children under 3 years old must sit in a special seat, children shorter than 135 cm must seat on a special pad, a pillow type, otherwise the police may take your driving licence.
Other companies offering car rentals in Copenhagen include:
Europcar - 8 offices, car acceptance, fleet of 6 000 throughout Denmark.
Working hours: Mon. - Fri.: 07:30 - 18:00, Sat: - Sun: 08:00 - 14:00
Age – at least 23, for some makes - 25 - 28.The driving licence issued at least 1 year before.
An additional driver in the contract will cost you 113 DKK
Accident Insurance (Selvrisikoforsikring) 900 DKK for cars and 1 500 for minibuses. In case of some damage or carjacking this amount will be charged to you. There is an opportunity to buy an extra insurance policy at 140 DKK, freeing you from paying Selvrisikoforsikring at 900 / 1500 DKK.
op til 5 people.
Ford Galaxy - 7 people
Opel Vivaro - 9 people
Ford Transit - 14 - 17 people
Similar conditions are also established in other companies, e.g. Sixt, Avis, Hertz, Budget and One2move. В Avis и Hertz accident insurance (Selvrisikoforsikring) is 5.000 DKK, but there is an opportunity to purchase an additional insurance policy at 100 - 120 DKK and reduce the risk to 800 DKK.
Car4less - is a small company with a small fleet, in the suburb of the city. However, it is nice, warm and family-like.
Mercedes center Copenhagen - 2 minibuses available, so book them in advance
Europcar - 1 minibus
Avis - several Ford transit minibuses available
Hertz - several Ford transit minibuses available
One2move - a Mercedes and a Ford transit minibuses available
Minibuses Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, not older than 4 years, capacity up to 18 seats
Buses with the capacity of up to 56 people
Double-deck buses with the capacity of up to 81 people
Web.: Larsens bus
Tel.: +45 4326 3600
We will be pleased to help you to make the right choice of transport during your stay in Copenhagen. Send your requests to our e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at +45 2341 5609 and we will make your visit to Copenhagen unforgettable. Do not forget to indicate what kind of transport you will be in need of: car, minibus, bus, number of people in your group, the preferred date and time, rental duration as well as any special preferences, if any. You request will be considered within 24 hours.