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Get a Danish driving licence

If you do not already have a foreign driving licence, you can get a driving licence at a driving school.

There are many driving schools in Copenhagen where you can obtain a driving licence. There are some regulatory requirements to the training you need. A course consists of driving theory lessons and a theory test you must pass, and driving lessons and a driving test you must pass.

Several driving schools in Copenhagen offer courses in English. It costs about DKK 10,000 to obtain a driving licence in Denmark.

Your driving licence for category A+B is valid for 15 years, while the driver’s licence for category C+D and the commercial licence is valid for 5 years if it was issued after 19 January 2013.

If your driver's licence was issued before that date, it will be valid until the day you turn 70 years. Category C+D will usually be valid up until the day you turn 50 years.