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Denmark Car Rental Mini Guide

One of the attractions of visiting Denmark is that distances between different areas are fairly short, so one minute you could be enjoying the shops in one of the busy and vibrant cities and yet make a short journey from there and you can be rewarded with clean, safe beaches and green lush forests. Therefore  there is nothing better than having your own transport to get around making hiring a car in Denmark the best option.

Denmark Mini Guide

Denmark is part of Scandinavia. It consists of Jutland which is a peninsula which runs to the north of Germany, and two major islands, Funen and Zealand in the Ostersoen Sea.   Funen is an island, featuring dramatic coastline.

Major cities in Denmark which can be explore with your rental car include the Danish Capital city of Copenhagen, a vibrant and cosmopolitan town, popular with short break tourists. Aarhus is the major city to be found upon the Jutland peninsula, as well as being the second largest city in Denmark.


Cheapest car hire in Denmark

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 14.20 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 99.41 EUR from 21/11/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 14.20 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 99.41 EUR from 21/11/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 14.62 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 102.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 14.62 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 102.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 15.43 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 108.06 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 15.45 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 108.19 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 15.45 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 108.19 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 15.45 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 108.19 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 15.82 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 110.77 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 16.73 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 117.14 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 17.15 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 120.07 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.05 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 126.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai Ioniq

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.34 EUR/day
Hyundai Ioniq

7 Days rental at 128.41 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai Ioniq

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.34 EUR/day
Hyundai Ioniq

7 Days rental at 128.41 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.48 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 129.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.48 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 129.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia X-Ceed

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.91 EUR/day
Kia X-Ceed

7 Days rental at 132.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia Ceed

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.91 EUR/day
Kia Ceed

7 Days rental at 132.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 14.91 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris

7 Days rental at 104.41 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 14.91 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris

7 Days rental at 104.41 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 15.45 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 108.19 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 15.45 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 108.19 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 15.45 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 108.19 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 15.48 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 108.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 15.48 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 108.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 15.67 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 109.72 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 16.06 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 112.46 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volvo S60

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 43.19 EUR/day
Volvo S60

7 Days rental at 302.34 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volvo S60

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 43.19 EUR/day
Volvo S60

7 Days rental at 302.34 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volvo V60 Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 47.94 EUR/day
Volvo V60 Estate

7 Days rental at 335.64 EUR from 21/11/2022

  5 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volvo V60 Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 48.43 EUR/day
Volvo V60 Estate

7 Days rental at 339.03 EUR from 21/11/2022

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volvo V60 Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 48.43 EUR/day
Volvo V60 Estate

7 Days rental at 339.03 EUR from 21/11/2022

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volvo V60 Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 48.43 EUR/day
Volvo V60 Estate

7 Days rental at 339.03 EUR from 21/11/2022

  5 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volvo V60 Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 48.43 EUR/day
Volvo V60 Estate

7 Days rental at 339.03 EUR from 21/11/2022

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

BMW 3 Series

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 48.63 EUR/day
BMW 3 Series

7 Days rental at 340.44 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

BMW 3 Series

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 48.63 EUR/day
BMW 3 Series

7 Days rental at 340.44 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Suzuki Swace

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.76 EUR/day
Suzuki Swace

7 Days rental at 194.36 EUR from 21/11/2022

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Suzuki Swace

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.76 EUR/day
Suzuki Swace

7 Days rental at 194.36 EUR from 21/11/2022

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Suzuki Swace

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.76 EUR/day
Suzuki Swace

7 Days rental at 194.36 EUR from 21/11/2022

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Qashqai

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 30.74 EUR/day
Nissan Qashqai

7 Days rental at 215.22 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Skoda Octavia

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 32.94 EUR/day
Skoda Octavia

7 Days rental at 230.61 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Skoda Octavia

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 33.27 EUR/day
Skoda Octavia

7 Days rental at 232.94 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Nissan Qashqai

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 33.64 EUR/day
Nissan Qashqai

7 Days rental at 235.52 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Qashqai

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 33.64 EUR/day
Nissan Qashqai

7 Days rental at 235.52 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Skoda Octavia

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 33.76 EUR/day
Skoda Octavia

7 Days rental at 236.37 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 40.02 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 280.20 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 40.14 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 281.02 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

BMW iX

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 54.28 EUR/day
BMW iX

7 Days rental at 380.02 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.48 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 129.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

BMW iX

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 32.77 EUR/day
BMW iX

7 Days rental at 229.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.05 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 126.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 29.66 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 207.65 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 29.86 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 209.02 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

BMW iX

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 66.50 EUR/day
BMW iX

7 Days rental at 465.52 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia X-Ceed

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 40.14 EUR/day
Kia X-Ceed

7 Days rental at 281.02 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia X-Ceed

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 18.91 EUR/day
Kia X-Ceed

7 Days rental at 132.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 54.87 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris Hybrid

7 Days rental at 384.09 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota C-HR Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 38.10 EUR/day
Toyota C-HR Hybrid

7 Days rental at 266.76 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 32.34 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris Hybrid

7 Days rental at 226.40 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota C-HR Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 36.49 EUR/day
Toyota C-HR Hybrid

7 Days rental at 255.44 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Rav4 Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 48.07 EUR/day
Toyota Rav4 Hybrid

7 Days rental at 336.52 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia X-Ceed

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 31.86 EUR/day
Kia X-Ceed

7 Days rental at 223.02 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 78.73 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris Hybrid

7 Days rental at 551.12 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Top tips when hiring a car in Denmark

  • Drive on the right-hand side of the road in Denmark, you'll find the steering wheel on the right
  • Motorway speed limits vary from 110-130Km/h, stay within the limit as fixed and mobile speed traps are common
  • Enterprise are the highest rated car hire company in Denmark with a rating of 9.9/10 from hundreds of customers
  • There are over 1600 different car hire configurations available throughout Denmark

Laws and rules of the road when driving in Denmark

  •  

    R

    Road Driving Side

  •  

    50kph

    Urban speed Limit

  •  

    80kph

    Rural Speed Limit

  •  

    110-130kph

    Motorway Speed Limit

  •  

    DKK  15.38/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

  •  

    50mg

    Drink Drive Limit

  •  

    DKK

    Currency

  •  

    YES

    Tolls

  •  

    21

    Min Rental Age

    18

    Min Driving Age

  •  

    Front and Rear

    Seatbelts

  •  

    Fixed and Mobile

    Speed Cameras

  •  

    Hands Free Only

    Mobile Phones

Compare car rental agents in Denmark

Rental Agent
Locations
Rating (/10)
Customer Reviews
Mini (€/day)
Compact (€/day)
Intermediate (€/day)
Standard (€/day)
 Enterprise
10
9.1/10
242
€ 24.76
€ 26.74
€ 33.27
€ 34.94
 Alamo
5
8.7/10
238
€ 15.43
€ 16.73
€ 32.94
€ 32.17
 Hertz
14
8.7/10
560
€ 15.45
€ 18.92
€ 30.74
€ 45.55
 Budget
26
8.6/10
639
€ 14.20
€ 18.05
€ 38.02
 Avis
26
8.2/10
434
€ 14.62
€ 18.48
€ 38.21
€ 50.62
 Europcar
32
7.8/10
3,092
€ 25.74
€ 24.95
€ 45.57
€ 76.45
 Sixt
15
7.5/10
901
€ 25.12
€ 27.51
€ 27.76
€ 48.63

Car rental agent statistics in Denmark

  • 9.4/10
    Highest rated agent:
    HERTZ
  • 7.3/10
    Lowest rated agent:
    SIXT
  • 6,106
    Total number of reviews in
    Denmark
  • 30
    Most Locations in Denmark:
    EUROPCAR
  • 15
    Average wait time
    (Min.)
  • 8
    Total rental companies
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Denmark

ItemPercent
January€ 577
February€ 639
March€ 73
April€ 64
May€ 37
June€ 51
July€ 494
August€ 400
September€ 384
October€ 368
November€ 621
December€ 435
ItemPercent
January€ 39
February€ 41
March€ 43
April€ 39
May€ 41
June€ 48
July€ 58
August€ 45
September€ 45
October€ 46
November€ 41
December€ 52
ItemPercent
January€ 109
February€ 95
March€ 85
April€ 92
May€ 83
June€ 127
July€ 150
August€ 99
September€ 97
October€ 101
November€ 103
December€ 193
ItemPercent
January€ 61
February€ 69
March€ 58
April€ 57
May€ 61
June€ 81
July€ 90
August€ 77
September€ 68
October€ 65
November€ 64
December€ 86
ItemPercent
January€ 135
February€ 117
March€ 102
April€ 97
May€ 106
June€ 160
July€ 182
August€ 126
September€ 122
October€ 123
November€ 122
December€ 188
ItemPercent
January€ 30
February€ 30
March€ 27
April€ 24
May€ 25
June€ 32
July€ 40
August€ 31
September€ 28
October€ 28
November€ 26
December€ 39
ItemPercent
January€ 88
February€ 90
March€ 85
April€ 80
May€ 83
June€ 117
July€ 138
August€ 102
September€ 93
October€ 95
November€ 88
December€ 127
ItemPercent
January€ 84
February€ 120
March€ 92
April€ 107
May€ 99
June€ 114
July€ 144
August
September€ 110
October€ 109
November€ 109
December€ 98

Select category to see average car hire prices in Denmark

*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices.

Fuel prices in Denmark

DieselUnleaded
Sep , 2022

€ 2.13

€ 2.07

Aug , 2022

€ 2.08

€ 2.19

Jul , 2022

€ 2.25

€ 2.40

Jun , 2022

€ 2.23

€ 2.55

May , 2022

€ 2.08

€ 2.36

Apr , 2022

€ 2.05

€ 2.09

Mar , 2022

€ 2.11

€ 2.13

Feb , 2022

€ 1.77

€ 1.96

Jan , 2022

€ 1.69

€ 1.88

Dec , 2021

€ 1.58

€ 1.78

Nov , 2021

€ 1.62

€ 1.82

Oct , 2021

€ 1.65

€ 1.85

Month, YearDiesel €/ltrUnleaded €/ltr
Sep , 2022 2.13 2.07
Aug , 2022 2.08 2.19
Jul , 2022 2.25 2.40
Jun , 2022 2.23 2.55
May , 2022 2.08 2.36
Apr , 2022 2.05 2.09
Mar , 2022 2.11 2.13
Feb , 2022 1.77 1.96
Jan , 2022 1.69 1.88
Dec , 2021 1.58 1.78
Nov , 2021 1.62 1.82
Oct , 2021 1.65 1.85

Car rental price statistics in Denmark

  • € 99.40
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 297.36
    Highest daily price:
    Mercedes V Class
  • 2,195
    Total cars available
     
  • 124
    Most popular model:
    Audi A4
  • 198
    Location with most cars:
    Copenhagen - International Airport - Kastrup
  • € 14.2 per day
    Cheapest daily price:
    BUDGET - Aarhus

FAQs about car hire in Denmark

How much does it cost to hire a car in Denmark?

Car hire in Denmark starts from just €14.20 per day for a (mini) class car from Budget. The average price to hire a car in Denmark is just €68.10 per day, whilst the most expensive hire car in Denmark is a Mercedes V Class car for a (standard elite) class from Sixt costing €297.40 per day.

How do I get a free additional driver when hiring a car in Denmark?

We often have special offers on car hire in Denmark including free additional drivers, for example, is offering free additional driver and express check-in at for €0.00 per day.

Why is car hire so cheap in Denmark?

Car hire prices in Denmark are kept low thanks to the 8 car hire companies across the country. With over 47 car hire locations and 10,943 car hire options available, competition keeps prices low in Denmark.

Who is the best car hire company in Denmark?

Based on over 6,106 reviews from recent car hire customers, the best car hire agency in Denmark Is Europcar who score on average 7.8/10 across all locations in Denmark.

What is the most popular car hire location in Denmark?

The most popular locations to hire a car in Denmark is Copenhagen - International Airport - Kastrup with 8 car hire companies and 198 cars to choose from.

How much does fuel cost in Denmark?

Current fuel prices in Denmark are €2.066/ltr for petrol and €2.134/ltr for diesel as of 5 September 2022, it’ll cost on average €83 to fill an average compact class car with petrol and €85 for diesel.

What are the speed limits in Denmark?

Speed limits in Denmark are in km/h and are generally 50 km/h on urban roads, 80 km/h on rural roads and 110-130 km/h on the motorways but you should always follow local signage.

What is the cheapest car hire company in Denmark?

Budget is the cheapest car hire company in Denmark offering a (mini) class car such as the Fiat 500 for as little as €99.40 per week.

What is the most popular hire car in Denmark?

The most popular car hire category in Denmark is the Ford Focus Estate available from 5 car hire companies in over 34 locations.

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€20.0
 
 
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€18.7
 
 
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€18.6
 
 
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Compact 5 5 3 from €21.9 per day
Economy 3 5 2 from €19.5 per day