Travel Information

The Aalborg Airport serves European flights and flights from international hubs as Amsterdam or Copenhagen.

 Airports  Approximate Flight Time to Aalborg
 1 h 20 min
 45 min

The Aalborg Airport is situated approx. 6 km from Aalborg city center.

Aalborg Airport (IATA: AAL)

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (IATA: AMS)

Copenhagen Airport (IATA: CPH)

From the Aalborg Airport to the city center:
you can take either bus or taxi (
- both will take approx. 15 min.

Taxi costs approx. dkk 200. It is possible to use most international credit cards in the taxi.

Bus ticket for metro bus line 2 is about dkk 20. The bus stop close to the hotel Radisson Blu is called Jomfru Ane Gade. Press the stop button when the bus crosses the bridge, otherwise the bus will not stop.

It runs Mon - Fri every 15 min./30 min. during the day and every hour during the evening. Sat 30 min./every hour and Sun every hour. The exact and updated departure and arrival times for the public bus can be found on the travel planner.

Please note that the local currency needs to be used in the bus. In the airport you will find an ATM where to withdraw money.

Copenhagen Airport
From Copenhagen you can travel either by train (approx. 5 hours; or by airplane
(approx. 45 minutes).

Aalborg train station
The train station in the city center is situated approx. 10 walk from the hotel Radisson Blu Aalborg.


ESM 2012 will be held in Aalborg, Northern Jutland, Denmark.
Aalborg is the fourth-largest city in Denmark located at the Limfjord.

University campus, SMI - Center for Sensory-Motor Interaction


Location for the workshops, on August 1st
Fredrik-Bajres-Vej 7

Either by taxi or by bus - both will take approx. 20 min (from the city center).
Further details can be found here.

Buss from Aalborg University to Aalborg city center

Distance: approximately 7 km
Bus: no. 2 (2A) as well as bus no. 12 run between the centre of Aalborg and Aalborg University every 10-15 minutes.  
Bus stop at the Alborg university: “Bertil Ohlins Vej by Mejrupstien” – please see the map in the PDF file for more details.
Bus stop near the Radisson Hotel, Aalborg: “Jomfru Ane Gade”.
Travel time: approximately 15-20 minutes.
Price: DKK 20

Kunsten (Museum of Modern Art Aalborg)

Location for the welcome reception, on August 1st
Kong Christians Allé 50, 9000 Aalborg

From the hotel Radisson Blu Aalborg - just take a walk through the city and the park
(takes approx. 15-20 minutes).

Utzon center (conference and exhibition center)

Location for the presentations (August 2nd and 4th) and the banquet dinner on August 4th
Slotspladsen 4, 9000 Aalborg

From the hotel Radisson Blu Aalborg - the Utzon center is very close and you can walk (approx. 5 minutes) along the fjord.

Nordkraft (event location)

Location for the evening event on August 3rd
Kjellerups Torv, 9000 Aalborg

From the hotel Radisson Blu Aalborg - approx. 15 min walk along the fjord and the Utzon center.

ESM 2012 & Olympics
ESM 2012 overlaps with the Olympics in London. However, direct flights from London Gatwick to Aalborg are available on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday (; approx. 2 hours flight) so you can combine those two events.

Please contact consulate or your foreign office in order to inquire whether
you will need a visa for your stay in Denmark.

Information about the visa requirements:
**The information in the above listed external websites is not guaranteed to be accurate and is subject to change without notice.

Time zone: Standard time zone UTC/GMT +1 hour

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Last Updated on Monday, 30 July 2012 13:36