FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions - about Elsinore (Helsingor).
Where will passengers get taxis and bus service in the town?
In front of the train station approx. 200 meters from the quay or call +45 48 48 48 48. The railway station, bus- and ferry terminals are just 200 meters from the cruise quay.
Cost of the taxi
Taxi from the quayside to Kronborg Castle approx. DKK 80-100.
Are foreign currency accepted?
Most shops accept SEK, NOK and some also EURO.
Are credit cards accepted?
Credit cards are widely accepted, some include a transaction fee, typically 5% of the purchase.
Are Travellers Cheques accepted in shops?
Opening hours of shops, restaurants, and banks
Shops; 10 a.m.-5.30 p.m. Restaurants; From Lunch to late evening. Banks; 9:30 a.m.-4 a.m.
Public phone or internet cafes near the cruise ship or in town?
Public Phone: No
WI-FI: At the Culture Yard approx. 200 meters from the quay, many cafes and on the marina.
What kind of souvenirs can guests expect to purchase?
Amber, handicraft & glassware.
Should guest barter for prices?
Can you suggest any specific shops or shopping area where guest should visit?
Old Town (the pedestrian street) approx. 100 meters from the quay or Kronborg Gallerierne (handicraft) at Hamlet's Castle Kronborg.
Are postcard readily available and where to purchase stamps?
Postcard and stamps at the tourist information.
Recommended activities for guest not on tour?
Kronborg Castle or stroll around the old part of the Hanseatic town, visit the Culture Yard and the new Maritime Museum. Also possible to visit Copenhagen or Hillerod on your own, train depart 2-3 x hours, duration 50 min., buy tickets at the railway station.
Any additional comments about the port and general information that you might have
The welcome crew at the quay and the staff at the tourist information are very helpful and will be happy to assist your guests during your call to Elsinore.