Denmark travel advice

Explore our complete guide to Denmark with the latest travel advice for travellers and holidaymakers including official updates and local travel tips for Denmark.

The historic 17th-century waterfront of Copenhagen, Denmark © Sergii Figurnyi - Adobe Stock Image
The historic 17th-century waterfront of Copenhagen, Denmark © Sergii Figurnyi - Adobe Stock Image

Denmark travel guide - essential info

Below is a beginner's guide to Denmark with essential travel facts such as dominant language spoken, typical flight time from the UK and the local currency. You can also check whether visas are required and what plug adapter you need to pack.

Denmark - quick facts
Flight time 2 hours
Time difference UK +1 hour
Language(s) Danish, English
Currency Danish Krone
Electricity C + E + F + K plug (230V)
Driving side Right

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✝ = Typical flight time from the UK.

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Denmark weather

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Maximum daytime temperature °C
Hours of sunshine (daily)
Days with some rainfall
Sea temperature °C

The Denmark weather guide shows long term monthly averages for Copenhagen.

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Denmark travel advice

Check the latest travel advice on visiting Denmark from official government sources (in english) from around the world including entry requirements and travel restrictions.

Learn more about the current safety and security risks from terrorism, natural disasters and more. Read about the local laws and customs to consider when travelling around Denmark.

Note: UK FCDO - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

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Denmark travel health

Find out more about staying safe when travelling to Denmark with the latest guidance on required vaccinations and recommended medication to take with you.

Check out the general travel tips for staying safe and healthy in Denmark, risks of preventable diseases and what to pack.

Note: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Denmark covid live updates

Check the latest live updates on Covid-19 in Denmark with the vaccination requirements, current available statistics and up-to-date travel advice from government agencies.

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Denmark FAQs

Read our frequently asked questions about travelling to Denmark including the current entry restrictions, covid rules, driving side, electrical plugs used and much more.

Are there entry restrictions to Denmark due to Covid-19?

Denmark is open for tourism from the UK.

Check out Danish Health Authority for more information.

Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Denmark?

You do not need to quarantine on arrival in the UK from Denmark. The UK no longer requires a passenger locator form, Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.

What is the flight time to Denmark from the UK?

The flight time to Denmark from the UK is typically 2 hours.

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What is the time difference between Denmark and the UK?

The time difference between Denmark and the UK is UK time+1 hour.

What is the main language spoken in Denmark?

The main languages spoken in Denmark are Danish and English.

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What is the currency in Denmark?

The currency in Denmark is the Danish Krone (DKK).

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Which plugs are used in Denmark?

Denmark uses electrical plug type C + E + F + K (230 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Denmark?

They drive on the right side of the road in Denmark.

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