Getting to Den Gamle By
Den Gamle By
DK - 8000 Aarhus C
Motorway E45 from Germany or mid-Sweden. Motorway E20 from southern Sweden to E45.
Exits 46, 47, 48 and 50.
By Public Transportation
Please visit Journey Planner www.rejseplanen.dk/bin/query.exe/en to plan your journey with public transportation. Enter your start address and either choose Aarhus St (meaning Aarhus Railway station) or simply enter “Den Gamle By”. It will give you a full overview of busses and trains on your desired travel dates. If you have a train ticket, you can ride the yellow busses for free if it is used immediately after the train ride.
In Aarhus you can take the busses 3A, 14, 111, 114 and 116 to Den Gamle By.
Aarhus Airport is approximately 45 minutes drive from Aarhus. Special airport busses are available for most arrivals and departures. For the latest information, please visit Aarhus Airport’s homepage www.aar.dk.
Billund Airport is approximately 1½ hours drive from Aarhus. Special airport busses are available for most arrivals and departures. For the latest information, please visit Billund’ Airport’s homepage
Copenhagen Airport is approximately 3 hours drive from Aarhus. It is possible to take the train directly from the airport to all major railway stations in Denmark. Look for trains going to Aalborg, Lindholm, Frederikshavn or Aarhus. Trains to these locations will stop in Aarhus. Please be aware, that some trains will be divided in Vejle, so check in the particular trainset that it is going to Aarhus. Please see Public Transportation section for information about getting to the museum from the railway station.
DFDS Seaways operates ferries between Esbjerg in Denmark and Harwich, United Kingdom.
StenaLine operates ferries between Frederikshavn in Denmark and Göteborg in Sweden, between Oslo in Norway and Frederikshavn in Denmark as well as between Grenå in Denmark and Varberg in Sweden.
Colorline operates ferries between Kristianssand in Norway and Hirtshals in Denmark as well as Larvik in Norway to Hirtshals in Denmark. Trains or busses are available from all Danish ports. Please visit Journey Planner www.rejseplanen.dk/bin/query.exe/en to plan your journey.