Day trip to Gilleleje

Experience  Zealand's largest fishing town with excellent beach and harbour life.

Travel information

  • Travel time: 1 hr. and 13 min. from Copenhagen Central St. to Gilleleje St.

  • From Gilleleje St. there is a 5 – 10 min. walk to most attractions.

  • Recommended ticket: City Pass Large.

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Plan journey

“Take the S-train to Hillerød St. and then change to the local train going to Helsingør via Gilleleje. The local train departs every 30 min. and the ride to Gilleleje is by the way very beautiful.”

Travel tip

Surrounded by beaches

Gilleleje lies at Sealand's northernmost point, with breathtaking views and beaches. The town arose from the sea and has retained a large part of the original fishing village’s cosy small alleys and idyllic houses.

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“Take a swim at Gilleleje Western Beach – a stone's throw from the harbour – and finish off with delicious "fish and chips" at one of the many food stalls on the harbour.”

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