Looking for the best shopping in Copenhagen or do you want some practical tips on living in Denmark? Find some useful links here.
In Copenhagen and its suburbs you can find shops, shopping centres, markets, and department stores that will supply you with anything from designer labels to delicatessen and discount goods. Items that are bought with advantage in Denmark are Danish designs in porcelain, crystal, silverware, and furniture. Read more about Copenhagen here and read more about being new to Denmark here.
Normal opening hours
Mon-Fri: 09:00 – 19:00
Saturday: 09:00 – 16:00
Sunday: some shops are open from 09:00 – 16:00
These are supermarkets with student friendly prices:
…and the ones a bit more expensive and quality-orientated:
All-round and bigger supermarkets:
You will find the best offers on the main shopping street Strøget which is right where Copenhagen Business College is located. On Strøget there are both fashion stores like H&M, Zara, COS, Topshop and two popular fashion malls Illum and Magasin.
in the big shopping malls. The local shopping malls such as Glostrup Storcenter or Amager Storcenter are a little bit cheaper and less exclusive than the big shopping malls outside town:
Located on Frederiksberg - 10 minutes bikeride away from the Copenhagen city center - and awarded as the best mall in Europe. Here you´ll find designer stores like H&M, Other Stories, COS etc. and clothes at both affordable and high prices.
Shopping centre in the city very close to the Central Station. Here you will find a ”Føtex” supermarket on the ground floor. There is a cinema in the centre as well.
One of the biggest shopping malls in Scandinavia. The mall is easily accessible by the Metro train. You will find a ”Bilka” supermarket on the ground floor.
Sophisticated shopping centre in the nicer area of Copenhagen city - in Lyngby. The mall is situated next to a lovely pedestrian street with various shops. Here you can also find a ”Føtex” Supermarket and Irma supermarket (ground floor). There is a cinema next to the centre.
You will find out that Danes like to organize flea markets ”loppemarkeder”. You can usually find a flea market somewhere in your neighbourhood almost every weekend. Ads for ”loppemarkeder” are usually placed in your local neighbourhood newspapers or on notice boards in local supermarkets.
Please check at the International Office if you need further information
USG (VARIOUS SPORT FACILITIES FOR STUDENTS IN COPENHAGEN)
Location: Nørre Allé 53, 2200 Copenhagen N
Tel: 35 37 61 98
Fax: 35 35 21 88
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 12-18
Badminton, basketball, floorball, team handball, tennis and volleyball.
Location: Bellahøjvej 1-3, 2700 Brønshøj
Tel.: 38 60 16 66, fax: 38 16 19 09
Badminton, basketball, bowling, bowling, dance, fencing, gymnastics, judo, ju-jitsu, roller-skating, shooting, swimming.
Location: Tietgensgade 65, 1704 Copenhagen V
Tel: 33298000, fax: 33298080
Badminton, boxing, football, team handball, karate, kickboxing, volleyball and weightlifting.
Location: Enghavevej 90, 2450 Copenhagen SV
Tel.: 33 21 49 00, fax: 33 21 49 96