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Challenge Herning Travel Guide

In this section there is some helpful information for planning your trip to Garmin Challenge Herning. Herning is very easy to reach by car, train, bus or plane.

By Train & Bus

DSB operate the train traffic between Herning and Copenhagen, Struer, and Thisted, every hour there are trains to Copenhagen or Struer.

ARRIVA operates the trains between Herning and Silkeborg, Aarhus and Skjern.

Check out a couple of these websites, if you need inspiration in planning your trip.

www.dsb.dk (All train departures in Denmark)

www.midttrafik.dk (Local bus services in and around Herning)

www.rejseplanen.dk (Both bus and train departures in Denmark. Website offers English and Deutsch language)

By Plane

Midtjyllands Airport

Midtjyllands Airport is only 25,2 km away from Herning. It will take approximately 30 min by car. It is also possible to take the bus from Midtjyllands (Karup) airport directly to Herning City.

Midtjyllands Airport is direct connected with Copenhagen Airport Kastrup. With up to 10 departures from both Copenhagen Airport and Midtjyllands Airport, DAT provides several opportunities for flexible transportation between two major areas in Denmark. Book your flight and get further information at www.dat.dk

Billund Airport:

Herning is not far from Billund Airport. By car you have an approximately 45 min drive. From the airport, take route 30 to Give city and from there on take route 18 to Herning.

If you don’t have the opportunity to drive yourself, you can take the bus and train to Herning from the airport.

Take the bus from the airport to either Give or Brande (see map). From one of these two train stations you can take a train directly to Herning station. For more information on train departures and times, please visit www.rejseplanen.dk

Copenhagen Airport – Kastrup

By car, drive along E20 and E45 til you reach Vejle. Shortly after Vejle, take route 18 all the way up to Herning.

You can take a train directly from the airport to Herning Station. Take the train in the direction of Struer and get of at Herning Station. For more information on train departures and times, please visit www.dsb.dk

By Car from Germany

Drive along the A7 until you get to the Danish border. After the border, take the E45 until you reach Vejle. Shortly after Vejle, find Route 18 and you will get to Herning.

By Car from Norway

Take the ferry from either Larvik, Kristianssund, Stavanger, Bergen, or Langersund to Hirtshals.

With car from Hirtshals you have approximately 195 km to Herning.

Take E39 and E45 against Aalborg until you reach route 13 Sønderup/Viborg/Aars. Take route 13 and from there take route 12 Herningvej and you are all set.

By Car from Sweden

Ferry or Bridge

Take the ferry from Gothenburg to Frederikshavn – Stenaline

With car from Frederikshavn you have approximately 195 km to Herning. Take E45 against Aalborg until you reach route 13 Sønderup/Viborg/Aars. Take route 13 and from there take route 12 Herningvej and you are all set.

If you wish to drive all the way to Herning, take the Øresund Bridge from Malmø to Copenhagen. From there take E20 and E45 til you reach Vejle. Shortly after Vejle, take route 18 all the way up to Herning.

Accommodation in Herning

We will recommend you to visit Visit Herning’s homepage and book your accommodation on their online booking which you find here – here you can find the available accommodation.

If you want Visit Herning to book your accommodation, they will be delighted to help you. You can contact them at booking@visitherning.com and there will be a handling fee of 150 DKK reservation.

Looking forward to receiving you in Herning.

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Recommended accommodation in Herning

Scandic Regina

The official race hotel in Herning town centre welcomes you with a cosy atmosphere. It is close to the train station, Herning Congress Centre, MCH Messecenter Herning and Jyske Bank BOXEN. The rooms are large and spacious and there is free parking in front of the hotel.

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Hotel Eyde

Eyde central location in Herning ensures easy access to shops, restaurants, MCH Congrescenter & entertainment. Herning Station is just a 5-minute walk away. Jyske Bank Boxen, MCH Arena and the MCH Exhibition Center are less than 4 km from the hotel

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