Car hire in AalborgWelcome to Aalborg. This Danish town has something to offer, whatever your interests. In winter, you’ll experience picturesque peace and tranquility – and in summer the mood changes to an atmosphere of a lively, bustling city. Aalborg is the perfect destination for a family trip. Book now
Plan your trip in AalborgIn Aalborg you can find great activities, museums, shopping centres and beautiful restaurants.
Travelling with the kids? Be sure to make a trip to the famous zoo, where you’ll have the opportunity to see a variety of different species of animals. If you’d like to understand more about the culture of the region, visit the Garrison Museum to see tanks, aircraft and a wide range of Danish military history artefacts. And if you enjoy museums – dive in and enjoy the Aalborg Marine Museum too.
You’ll find a charming atmosphere in the impressive harbour area – featuring a large promenade, a park, a playground and many restaurants. There is also an outdoor swimming pool, which is open during the summer months. The Utzon Center nearby is a fine example of Aalborg modern design and architecture.
Music lover? Then pay a visit to Musikkens Hus. The architecture of the building is stunning, and you can enjoy concerts and plays at the venue.
With Avis car hire, you can explore the beautiful surroundings of the city of Aalborg.
Road trips from AalborgThe North Jutland region in Denmark is a popular holiday destination. With beautiful beaches, forests and scenery - and the hiking, and cycling trails - North Jutland offers something for every age and every taste.
Just a 30 minute drive from Aalborg airport (on Route 583), you’ll discover a long sandy sun-kissed haven at Bisnap beach. It’s particularly ideal for families with small children.
Whether you have children and would like to plan a fun family day out, or even if you're a rollercoaster thrillseeker yourself, you're in for a treat. Just a 35 minute drive away - on Route 11 and Route 55 from Aalborg Airport in the forest, between Blokhus and Løkken – you’ll find Fårup Summerland. This popular amusement park offers many attractions for children and adults - including a water park, 4D cinema, a playground and rollercoasters.
The Renaissance Voergaard Castle is just 30 minutes (on the E45) from Aalborg airport. The castle has a large and beautiful art collection. The oldest part of the building was built around 1481.
An exciting range of attractions await you in Aalborg and North Jutland – so book your Aalborg car rental today and start your tour.
Danish road rulesWhich side of the road
In Denmark, please drive on the right side of the road.
Unique country driving laws
- Motorists must always yield to bicycles.
- In towns, horns may only be used in an emergency.
- Give way to right.
- Do not use handheld phones whilst driving.
- Cars and motorcycles must use dipped headlights during the day.
- Danish motorways are mostly toll-free. But the two major bridges, the Oresund and Storebaelt Bridges, charge tolls.
For a standard rental Avis vehicle with no trailers:
- Urban areas: 31 mph (50 km/h)
- Rural areas: 49 mph (80 km/h) or 55mph (90km/h)
- Motorways: 68 mph (110 km/h) or 80mph (130km/h)
Please be aware of changing speeds indicated by road signs.
Child safety / Seatbelt laws
- It is compulsory for all inside the vehicle to wear a seatbelt.
- Children under 3 years must be seated in a child seat.
- Children less than 135cm must be seated in a child seat.
Please note - It is the child’s parent / guardian or vehicle renter’s responsibility to fit the child seat.
This road rules information is for provided for general guidance only. We endeavour to keep the information up to date and accurate, but any reliance you place on this information is at your own risk.