FYI Denmark Expats in Denmark

FYI Denmark is a site designed to help expats and new visitors to Denmark learn about their new home. If you do not see what you are looking for in the menu, just use the site search option. There is over 150 pages of useful information on Denmark.

Jan 25, 2017

moving adress

hi, my husband and I lived in Sweden. but since my husband work in Denmark and he is from we are planning to move in Denmark soon.but I got

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Jan 15, 2017

How to use the Rejsekort

Here is the FYI Guide on the new Danish Rejsekort or travel card.

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Jan 15, 2017


To understand how to read a klippekort and how many klips you need, you just have to decipher a couple of numbers. Easy once you know what to look for..

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Jan 15, 2017

Public Holidays in Denmark 2015

Denmark does not have a lot of holidays compared to countries like the US, but below you will find a list of all the dates for 2014 in Denmark.

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Jan 15, 2017

Post Office in Denmark

The Post Office in Denmark is called Post Nord. We use 4 digit postal codes and pay very high postal rates. There is nothing cheap about using the Danish postal system.

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Dec 24, 2016


I am almost 86 years old, born and raised in Denmark, still speak my native tongue. Singing these Christmas songs in Danish gave tears in my eyes. Danish

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Dec 23, 2016


Hi, my name is Jana and I'm from Brazil. I was fined at the Metro in Copenhagen (I threw away the ticket - tourist haha) but I can't seem to be able to


Oct 18, 2016

How about actually showing web links to the site where you can pay online fines for the metro and the S-tog?

How about actually showing web links to the site where you can pay online fines for the metro and the S-tog?

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Oct 18, 2016

Metro Fine

Hi I am a U.K. Resident and I was fined for having an invalid ticket. I followed the normal process by complaining to 'Metro Kundeservice' who upheld

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Aug 28, 2016

Danish kroner

Perhaps also worth mentioning that a referendum was held in 2000 to replace the Krone with Euro, but it was voted away by 53% of the population.

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Aug 28, 2016

since 2015

Since june 2015 there is a central right government led by Lars L√łkke Rasmussen of the Venstre party (Liberals).

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Aug 28, 2016

Need to find a hostel in Denmark

Dear All, I am moving to Denmark by end of September. I need to know whether is there any hostel run by india folks. Request you to share details of hostel

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Aug 13, 2016

Marriage requirements paper

I want ask something about marriage.thank you.

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Aug 11, 2016

I have not been able to get through to for weeks. Does anyone know why? Usually government sites only

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Aug 06, 2016


Is that true what is written in the updates? They really DO NOT track people down who live outside Denmark? And DO NOT pursue legally? Can they go to

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Jul 25, 2016

Copenhagen Restaurants

Here is our continued list of copenhagen restaurants and eateries in the capitol of Denmark.

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Jul 25, 2016

Transportation to Denmark

Transportation to Denmark is becoming increasingly easier with lots of airlines flyng to several of the major airports. There is also train and ferry connctions.

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Jul 25, 2016

Expats in Denmark

There are many groups for expats in Denmark, so any expat in Denmark should be able to have local contacts for advice and friendship. Check out our list here.

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Jul 25, 2016

Embassies in Denmark

Here you can find a list of all the embassies, consulates and legations in Denmark

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Jul 25, 2016

Denmark Radio Stations

The major Denmark radio stations are controlled by Danmarks Radio or DR.

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Jul 25, 2016

Ferries in Denmark

There are lots of ferries in denmark, which will help reduce your driving time and expenses. It is often cheaper and quicker to take a ferry, than to pay bridge tolls and petrol costs. Learn more here

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Jul 25, 2016


I think the word bicycling is not correct. I see it in a few articles. Bi means 2 or double. So if you use the word bicycling you mean 2 bikes or 2 cycles.

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Jun 26, 2016


American resident of DK for decades. Have a place in Scania and can recommend Swedish dental care contra Danish. The professional levels are the same ,

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Jun 14, 2016


As noted above, I am concerned about postcards not being delivered. I hope I had the right postage attached; I spent quite a lot on stamps. Thank you!

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Jun 13, 2016

Pnr Status

good to see your blog !! thanks for shared...wonderful Blog !!

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Jun 06, 2016

How to pay DSB train Fines

It was on Saturday 4th June when i wanted to travel from Kokkedal to Hoje Taastrup when my bus program failed to open and i was charge with a fine. I have

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Jun 06, 2016


I received a ticket at my own fault while travelling on the S-Train. Ive made several attempts to write, and phone DSB in order to possibly get an extension

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Jun 05, 2016


Hi, im Chilean, im studying in Sweden for 6 months, this is my history, i went to Copenhagen to party, i got drunk and i cant remember what happened the

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May 20, 2016

Thanga Balaji

Hi, It was on 17.05.2016(Tuesday) I traveled from lautrupbjerg to Malmparken in evening around 4.30 to 5.00 CET in 55E. I lost my travel pass some where

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May 13, 2016

family tax

any tax concern for family man supporting wife and child?

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Apr 30, 2016

You can also rent English books at This website mainly has books for children, but carries some great dystopia titles as well! The nice thing is that you receive them in the

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Apr 05, 2016


Hi. I'm a UK citizen but resident in Sweden (with a personal number) and had an unpleasant experience with DSB today. I live in Gothenburg but sometimes

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Mar 22, 2016

Second hand goods (Jylland & Fyn)

You may also include to your list of where to buy second hand bikes and cheap stuff in Denmark. Best regards, Simon

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Mar 18, 2016

Driving License in Denmark

Want to exchange your driving license Denmark? It is a little bit more involved than you think!

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Mar 18, 2016

Thanks for the tips

I had the most horrendous experience ever with these f. I lost my train and ferry because this person did not let me go when I had mistakenly used my ticket

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Feb 15, 2016

Information not up to date

The information on this page is no longer up to date. Since 01.01.2015 you don't have 14 days but 30 days to register the vehicle in Denmark. And as

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Feb 11, 2016

Can I refuse to show my ID to ticket inspector?

I got an unpleasant situation today. I got a fine, but during I was getting it somebody behind me told me that I do not have to show my ID to the ticket

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Jan 20, 2016

Kommunes wasting money

I read a story in the paper today about kommunes paying nearly 250,000 kr to help gang members get their gang related tattoo removed from their faces,

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Jan 17, 2016

Schaums Outline Series

Here is a collection of Schaums Outline Series in math, statistics, probability and more that can be gotten at FYIDenmark.

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Jan 17, 2016

Changing address in Denmark

If you are changing address in Denmark, you need to follow some simple steps in order to avoid problems and a fine.

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Jan 17, 2016

Music Festivals in Denmark

There are plenty of music festivals in Denmark running for most of the spring and summer months include the largest - Roskilde Festival

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Jan 17, 2016

Kristi Himmelfartsdag

Unlike its name implies Kristi Himmelfartsdag is a serious religous holiday also known as Ascension day. Unfortunately the name is a bit humorous in English.

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Jan 17, 2016

Store Bededag

Store Bededag or prayer day is part of the Danish easter holiday season. Learn more.

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Jan 17, 2016


Fastelavn is a Danish celebration held 7 weeks before Easter. The celebration includes beating a barrel and dressing up in costumes.

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Jan 16, 2016

Motivational Books

Here is the final list of motivational books from FYIDenmark

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Jan 16, 2016

Erotica Literature

Here is a small collection of erotica or sexual literature from Anais Nin to Olympia Reader.

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Jan 14, 2016

Self Improvement Books

A collection of self improvement books, which can help from everything from conquering your phobias to improving your self esteem.

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Jan 12, 2016

english books in denmark

You could always try I've found some good cheap ones there.

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Jan 11, 2016


Below are a collection of lovemaking manuals and guides to help people in relationships to have better sex.

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  1. moving adress

    Jan 25, 17 04:41 AM

    hi, my husband and I lived in Sweden. but since my husband work in Denmark and he is from we are planning to move in Denmark soon.but I got

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  2. How to use the Rejsekort

    Jan 15, 17 06:57 AM

    Here is the FYI Guide on the new Danish Rejsekort or travel card.

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  3. Klippekort

    Jan 15, 17 06:45 AM

    To understand how to read a klippekort and how many klips you need, you just have to decipher a couple of numbers. Easy once you know what to look for..

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