Finding your way around the city by bike

Copenhagen’s network of cycle paths and routes is continuously being expanded and improved. It often provides you with good shortcuts through the city, allowing you to get from A to B faster.

You can download the following cycle map and self-guided cycling tour to explore the city: 

Cycling Guidelines

Copenhagen’s cycle traffic can get very busy. If you haven’t experienced it before, we recommend that you acquaint yourself with our Cycling Guidelines.

City of cyclists - facts and figures

In Copenhagen, cycling represents a serious means of transport. Bikes are used by everyone for everything. The ambition of the City of Copenhagen is to be the world’s best city for cyclists.

Read more about the bicycle strategy of Copenhagen and facts and figures about the city of cyclists.


Where can I find a bike?

Across Copenhagen, you can rent an electric bike through the city’s Bycyklen (City Bike) scheme. You can find out more about the scheme on their website

If you are visiting the City of Copenhagen we recommend that you take a look at the Visit Copenhagen’s website on Copenhagen’s bike culture

If you want to learn more about the City of Copenhagen’s continuous development of the cycling infrastructure we recommend that you take a look at our page City of Cyclists.