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Living in Copenhagen

It is not always easy to move to a new city that one does not know. In order to get settled it is important to know the essentials, such as how to get around or who to contact in case of emergencies.


To find out how you get around in Copenhagen you can use:

Using these two sites you can find out the proximity between two addresses, which transportation you can use and how long it will take.

Furthermore, you might find the following website helpful:


Emergency 112

Call 112 in case of emergency

You call:

  • if you are involved in an accident or if you witness one
  • in case of a fire

The 1813 medical help line

Call 1813 if you want medical advice. The lines are open 24 hours a day. Read more here.

Contact the police at 114

Call 114 if you want to contact the police.