|Airport of arrival:||Copenhagen Airport|
|Flight time from Istanbul to Copenhagen:||3 hours 25 minutes|
|Flight time from Konya to Copenhagen:||3 hours 50 minutes|
Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark, the country where people are supposed to be the happiest according to recent world surveys. It is also one of the most eco-friendly cities in the world. Once a Nordic fishing village founded by the Vikings, Copenhagen is the most populous cities of the country today. The diverse multicultural background as well as the central location of the city attracts many visitors and thanks to availability of affordable flight tickets Copenhagen is ever more connected with the rest of the world.
Pegasus Airlines offers direct flights to Copenhagen from Istanbul and Konya. There are also a number flights connecting different cities such as Erzurum, Mardin, Sanliurfa to Copenhagen through layovers in Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport.
You should follow up with the campaigns offered by Pegasus Airlines and benefit from seasonal promotions with great discount rates.
About the Airport
Copenhagen Airport is situated only 8 km south of the city center.
The history of Copenhagen Airport dates back to 1925 as one of the oldest civil airports in the world. It is also regarded as the largest and busiest one serving to Nordic countries.
There are a wide range of services provided at the airport. Parking lots with online booking possibilities as well as dining and shopping places are available for the passengers.
Transport from Copenhagen Airport to the City Center
Transport options to and from the airport include public buses, metro and trains. Bus line 5A directed at Husum Torv, Line 35 to Dr Byen St. and Line 36 to Nøragersmindevej provide transfer to different points in the city. You can plan your trip online depending on your desired destination. On the other hand, the metro line M2 grants easy access to the city center within 15 minutes. The metro station is located as the extension of Terminal 3 where you can buy your ticket from the DSB office.
Please visit the Metro webpage for further details regarding the tickets and valid zones. Trains operate from the airport to the neighbouring cities.
There are also terminal buses that run among various locations at the airport for free and including at night.
Alternatively, you can take a taxi or benefit from car rental services offered by Pegasus Airlines.
The Danish public transportation is regarded to be one of the best in the world. Copenhagen metro has currently three operational lines that is built on an extensive network. However, it is advised to be well informed about the zone system before buying your ticket. You can reach all the relevant information online to decide the type of your ticket. City Pass is available for bus, train and metro for differing time frames. It can be ordered online that enables delivery to your mobile phone.
There are a great variety of lodging options ranging from budget to luxury hotels at the Danish capital. If you want to stay within easy access to top tourist attractions at the heart of old town you can opt for staying Indre By (Inner City). It is a compact neighbourhood which includes the famous Nyhavn harbour and the most prominent shopping street of the city, Stroget. Another central neighbourhood with more economic options is the colorful Latin Quarter, which is adjacent to Indre By. Vesterbro is also a trendy quarter with many hotels, restaurants and vintage boutiques.
If you would like to have further assistance to plan your trip, you can book your hotel through Pegasus Airlines.
Denmark has numerous local delicacies that you cannot miss. Being surrounded by the sea Danish has a lot of dishes that include the freshest fish such as smørrebrød, fiskefrikadeller or marinated/pickled herring. Denmark is also famous with its delicious pastries such as Wienerbrød and Kanelsnegle (cinnamon roll) to accompany your tea.
You can have a look at Copenhagen Food Guide for more suggestions about all the local foods.
Turkish citizens with public passports are required to obtain an entry visa in order to visit Denmark. Diplomatic, private and service passports are exempt from visa requirements for up to 3 months. The validity period of the passports must be at least 3 months longer than the period of stay in Denmark.
- Malmö, Sweden (27 km)
- Aarhus, Denmark (158 km)
- Kiel, Germany (214 km)
- Gothenburg, Sweden (229 km)
Each season has its own particular beauty that makes Copenhagen interesting throughout the year. From September on the weather starts to get cold and rainy. Winter is also the darkest period of the year with heavy snowfall. Spring months of March-May foresee the warming temperatures in the Danish capital and people start to spend more time outdoors. The average temperatures stay around 20 celsius degrees with milder weather and longer nights throughout the summer.
- Country Code: +45
- Copenhagen Area Code: 3
- Airport Contact:+45 3231 3231
- Emergency Line: 112
Places to see
Nyhavn, Amalienborg Castle, Round Tower and Tivoli Gardens are famous spots to see in Copenhagen. If you would like to have a quick glance at the city you can hop on a boat at Gammel Strand and take a canal cruise with some stunning views of the city. Copenhagen Card enables free admission to 86 top attractions of your choice including the canal cruise.
You can have a look at Copenhagen Travel Guide for further details on more places to visit.