Copenhagen Airport (CPH)
Car Hire / Rental
Scandinavia is a region of lakes that is complemented by stunning mountain scenery. The best way to see Denmark and neighbouring Sweden is by car. Denmark's road network is efficient and traffic congestion is limited. Copenhagen Airport (CPH) can see to your car hire needs, with five world-class car rental agencies represented at the airport in terminals 1 and 3.
We recommend that you reserve a car before your arrival at the airport. Car hire companies can provide maps and directions from Copenhagen Airport. There is also a petrol station offering 24-hour service conveniently located at the airport.
Car Rental, Driving and Parking in Copenhagen
In Copenhagen, as with the rest of Denmark, vehicles are always driven on the right-hand side. Also worth noting, dipped headlights should be switched on at all times in this safety-conscious country. The wearing of seat belts is mandatory and speed limits are enforced, with fines for most traffic offences.
Those wishing to park along streets in central Copenhagen should purchase a ticket from roadside machines labelled as 'billetautomat'. This permits parking for set periods of time. Parking spaces are always clearly indicated by large blue 'P' signs.
Speed limits in Copenhagen, Denmark
Urban areas: 30 kph / 50 mph
Open roads: 50 kph / 80 mph
Motorways / highways: 110 kph / 70 mph
Copenhagen Airport (CPH) Car Rental Companies
The car rental companies listed below all have desks at Copenhagen Airport. Note that all desks can be found at terminals 1 and 3 only.
Copenhagen Airport (CPH) Car Rental