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Copenhagen Card
"Choose between a 24- 48- 72- or 120-hour Copenhagen Card when you book and then collect your card and free Copenhagen map at Copenhagen Airport or a central redemption point in the city.Valid for the set number of hours from the time you first use it your card helps you get the best from your time in Denmark’s lovely capital with included public transport and free admission to 74 top Copenhagen attractions. Additional valuable discounts on exciting activities
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Copenhagen Card
"Choose between a 24- 48- 72- or 120-hour Copenhagen Card when you book and then collect your card and free Copenhagen map at Copenhagen Airport or a central redemption point in the city.Valid for the set number of hours from the time you first use it your card helps you get the best from your time in Denmark’s lovely capital with included public transport and free admission to 74 top Copenhagen attractions. Additional valuable discounts on exciting activities
From DKK379.00
 
Copenhagen Card
"Choose between a 24- 48- 72- or 120-hour Copenhagen Card when you book and then collect your card and free Copenhagen map at Copenhagen Airport or a central redemption point in the city.Valid for the set number of hours from the time you first use it your card helps you get the best from your time in Denmark’s lovely capital with included public transport and free admission to 74 top Copenhagen attractions. Additional valuable discounts on exciting activities
From DKK379.00

More Transportation in Helsingør

HELSINGOR TO HILLEROD

Instead of going back to Copenhagen to catch a Train to Hillerod, we caught the Train from Helsingor direct to Hillerod.Helsingor train station has two adjacent terminals, the DSB terminal for...
balhannah
Aug 23, 2012

how to go there

by trainWe travelled by train from Copenhagen Central Station. There’s one train every 20’ so you don’t even have to plan ahead. No need for seat reservation too. The ride lasts about 45’.By the way...
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mindcrime
Sep 01, 2011

how to move around

Helsingor is very small, the city centre is next to the train station and the castle is only 15’ walking away. So, you can easily walk around with no need for any vehicle. You can easily walk to the...
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mindcrime
Sep 01, 2011

boats to Sweden

Don’t forget that you can also take the ferry and visit Sweden from here! Helsingor lies at the narrowest point between the 2 countries with its twin town Helsingborg clearly seen at the other side,...
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mindcrime
Sep 01, 2011

A Trip to Sweden

The twin towns of Helsingor and Sweden's Helsingborg are separated by a mere 4 km of water across which ferries run 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with a peak frequency of every 10 minutes. The...
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johngayton
Oct 20, 2009

From Copenhagen by Train

Trains to Helsingor run every 20 minutes from Copenhagen Central Station with a journey time of 45 minutes. The single far at the time of writing (Oct 2009) is 94.50 DKK. If you have a CPH card or a...
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johngayton
Oct 19, 2009
 
 
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Getting there

Getting to Helsingor is simple: take a train from the main station in Copenhagen (platform 4). The journey will take you about 45 minutes and there are some stops along the way, taking you through the...
ginte
Jun 21, 2007

Helsingor-Helsingborg ferry

This seaport is located on a cape, in the bottleneck of the Oresund passage. Swedish city Helsinborg on the opposite coast is perfectly visible from Helsingor even in bad weather.A fine view on...
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Kuznetsov_Sergey
Nov 24, 2006

Copenhagen-Helsingor by car

We reached up Helsingor from Copenhagen on highway E47 for 40 minutes. The distance is only 46 kilometers. Restriction of speed is 110 kilometers. Unfortunately when we came to Helsingor we did not...
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Kuznetsov_Sergey
Nov 20, 2006

The busy strait

There are three different ways to cross the busy Öresund strait between Helsingor and Swedish Helsingborg twenty minutes away on the other side. The Scandline ferries are the most well known and big,...
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Sjalen
Jul 26, 2006

a boattrip you wont notice

When you stand in Helsingor, you will find yourself considering the possibility of swimming to Sweden since it seems so close. But don't do that. Take the boat! It leaves every half an hour at least...
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zofka
Mar 25, 2006

Ferries and Trains

There's lots of ways to go to Helsingør, but the most common transport, I suppose is by ferry or train. Take your pick.FerryFerries leave Helsingborg ( Sweden ) to Helsingør ( Denmark) every 10 to 20...
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bpacker
Sep 20, 2005

Take to the rails

You can drive north from Copenhagen along a very nice stretch of coastline, or take the train. The Öresund trains go all the way from Malmö in Sweden, across the bridge, Kastrup airport and then...
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Sjalen
Aug 02, 2003

Castle Bus Stop?

These two contemporary sculptures seem to be waiting for a bus outside Elsinore Castle. I'm not sure what the story is behind them.
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yooperprof
Jun 10, 2006

Top Hotels in Helsingør

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Nordre Strndvej 2, Helsingor, Zealand, 3000, Denmark
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Gammel Helleb_kvej 70, Helsingor, 3000, Denmark
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Hulsovej 15, Gilleleje, Helsingør, 3250, Denmark
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Bramstrade 1, Helsingor, Zealand, 3000, Denmark
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Industrivej 19, Helsingor, 3000, Denmark
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Strandalleen 2, Helsingør, 3000, Denmark
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Things to Do Near Helsingør

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Helsingor

We arrived in Helsingor by ferry from Helsingborg in Sweden. It was very early in the morning but we wanted to see the famous Elsinore Castle - used as the setting for Shakespeare's Hamlet. The...
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Mariakyrkan

Mariakyrkan is a Hanseatic looking little pretty church smack bang in the middle of Helsingborg. Built in the 14th century on the remains of an earlier church as more and more people discovered the...
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Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

In lovely gardens, so try to go when weather is good. I'm not very cultured (actually, I am but don't feel the need to flaunt it), but thoroughly enjoyed it. I was taken by bus as part of a...
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Open Air Museum - Frilandsmuseet

A good daytrip from Copenhagen is to visit the open air museum to the north of the city. The museum has a large number of traditional houses and farms transferred piece by piece from every region of...
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Bakken

The green bike lane (den grønne sti) is, well, a bike lane that will take you through various residential areas in Copenhagen. It is one lane wide, but there's bike traffic in both directions. It is...
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Aquarium

Den Blå Planet is a large aquarium complex on the island of Amager near the Copenhagen Airport. In Den Blå Planet there's a large aquarium with many types of sharks like hammerhead sharks. There are...
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Top 5 Helsingør Writers

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bpacker

"Helsingør, Hamlet's little Hometown"
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mindcrime

"To be or not to be"
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balhannah

"HELSINGOR OR ELSINOR"
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Kuznetsov_Sergey

"Moscow-Helsingor"
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littlesam1

"Helsingor and Hamlets Castle"
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