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Driving in Copenhagen
Register your car in Denmark
When you bring your own car with you when you move to Denmark, you need to register it with the Danish Tax Agency within 30 days.
If you live in Copenhagen, you need to contact the Danish Tax Agency's Motorcentre Høje Taastrup to register your vehicle.
Buying a car in Denmark
You are allowed to buy a car in Denmark even if you don't have a CPR number.
However, you need a CPR number to register your vehicle with the Danish Tax Agency before you can drive your car in Denmark.
Car rental and carsharing
You need a valid driver's licence to rent a car in Denmark. It can be a Danish driver's licence or an international driver's licence.
There are various options for renting a car in Copenhagen:
You can conveniently pick up and drop off cars at designated areas in Copenhagen using the following carsharing options:
You can also choose to rent a car from the following car rentals: