Copenhagen taxi fares and tips
General taxi fares
The taximeter starts at DKK 24 if you catch a cab in the street, or DKK 37 if you call the taxi company to book one. After this you pay around 11-16 DKK per kilometre, depending on the time of day. Tips are included in the taxi fare. Most major credit cards are accepted.
Extra luggage might cost you extra.
Finding a taxi
You'll find plenty of taxis in Copenhagen, although you might also find them somewhat expensive. Copenhagen taxis come in any colors, and are usually quite large and comfortable, typically a Mercedes or Volvo. They can be flagged down from any street corner, taxi stand or outside hotels, and also booked over the phone. Taxis are recognized by their roof signs, and display the word FRI (Free) when available.
Taxis in Copenhagen are licenzed by the authorities, and you usually won't have any problems with scams or tricks. Generally, all drivers also speak good English. All taxis use taximeters; make sure it's turned on during the ride.
Airport taxi fares
Kastrup Airport - Central Copenhagen: Approx. DKK 150-200.
Taxi companies in Copenhagen
Tel.: +45 7025 2525
Tel.: +45 3877 7777
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