Fly To Copenhagen, Denmark
Begin your Danish adventure with Travelstart and book cheap flights to Copenhagen online. Copenhagen is the capital and most populous city in Denmark. It is a key centre of European marine trade because of its close proximity to the North Sea and the Baltic Sea. Housing the Copenhagen Stock Exchange, the city also is an important financial site in Northern Europe.
The Öresund or Øresund Bridge links Copenhagen to Malmö, Sweden. Cobblestoned streets, exquisite architecture, sandy beaches and pleasant weather have helped propel Copenhagen front of mind when it comes to European holidays. From a small Viking fishing harbour in the 10th century, Copenhagen has impressively resurrected itself into a forward thinking nation. Nowadays, Copenhagen is a modern fairy-tale city home to castles, quaint windmills & meandering canals capped with chic modern architecture. It is remarkable how the remnants of the past coexist in serenity with the advances of the present. Nicknamed the “friendly old girl of a town", the city offers exciting shopping facilities, cultural activity and smell of the sea on the promenades.
Visa and SA Embassy Requirements
- South African passport holders do require a Schengen Visa for Copenhagen and Denmark.
- The South African High Commission to Denmark is situated in Copenhagen. Gammel Vartov Vej 8, DK-2900 Hellerup, Copenhagen. Postal Address: P.O. Box 128, DK-2900 Hellerup, Copenhagen, Denmark; Phone: + 45 39180155.
See and do
Copenhagen is a visual ecstasy in all its forms – ancient, modern, or natural. It’s awesome museums include the David Collection, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, National Museum, Thorvaldsens Museum, and the Museum of the Danish Resistance.
Architectural fundi’s will delight in the facades of the Church of our Saviour, Amalienborg Palace, Copenhagen Opera House, Rosenborg Castle, Round Tower and the Royal Danish Theatre. Indulge in Copenhagen’s natural side at the Tivoli Gardens, Botanical Gardens, Frederiksberg Have, Dyrehaven, Nyhaven, The Little Mermaid and the Copenhagen Zoo. Christiania Town is an interesting place to visit. Go shopping on Stroget Street. Of course, do not miss Danish cookies and coffee cakes.
Copenhagen’s first world transport infrastructure includes trains, buses and Metro. In the urban areas, you could use the S-Train as well.
Copenhagen Kastrup Airport – CPH
Airport Location: Kastrup, Tarnby, Denmark.
Food and beverage: Several restaurants, bars, and cafes are available at the airport.
Currency Exchange: American Express, Danske Bank, and Nordea have several Forex bureaus at the Copenhagen Airport.
Lost Luggage Help: Call the Airport service on +45 3247 4725 between 08:00-20:00 Hrs.
Airport Hotel: There are no hotels at the airport. However, there are many great options nearby, like Quality Airport Hotel, Hilton Copenhagen Airport Hotel, Park Inn by Radisson and Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers.
Car Hire: Hertz, Avis, Alamo, Europcar, Sixt, and Budget are some key car rental companies represented at Kastrup Airport.
Airport Hub: Copenhagen Airport – CPH is a hub for Scandinavian Airlines.