It is permitted to pick up customers who have booked a taxi to a specific address in the entire city, regardless of your permit. You are also allowed to pick up customers from the sidewalk while en route, if this is possible as regard to general traffic.
Parking your bicycle and waiting to pick up customers does require a license from the City of Copenhagen.
In the Red Zone and Langelinie, you are only allowed to park and pick up customers from the spots assigned by the City of Copenhagen, and only if you have a permit for the Red Zone.
In the Blue Zone, you can to pick up customers from any public sidewalk, if your parking does not influence the general traffic and activities in the area.
You are under no circumstances allowed to pick up customers from the bicycle lane or from the road.
Furthermore, you are not allowed to pick up customers in a situation that:
- Forces pedestrians onto the bicycle lane or road.
- Blocks the general traffic area or prevents entrance to shops, restaurants, doorways, shop windows and more.
- Blocks the availability and walking lanes for the visually impaired
You must always drive in accordance with the traffic rules. This includes, that you are not allowed to drive your bicycle on pedestrian streets and sidewalks.
Also note that many parking lots and parks are privately owned. This means that you must obtain a permit from the owner, if you wish to park your bicycle at one of these spots.