Car Hire Aarhus Airport
Find your perfect car hire at Aarhus AirportThe second-largest city in Denmark, Aarhus is a fascinating place to explore with many historic sites and numerous festivals held here throughout the year.
Pick up your rental car from Aarhus Airport and explore this colourful pocket of Denmark in your own time.
Plan your journey from Aarhus AirportAarhus Airport is around a 35-minute drive (via route 15) from the city of Aarhus – a fascinating cultural hub with a long list of attractions. Whether you’re looking for museums and parks, or gastronomy and nightlife, there’s something for everyone.
Offering a delightful mix of cutting edge architecture and old world charm, this modern city never fails to entice. Art enthusiasts should not miss the chance to visit the ARoS Aarhus Art Museum – one of northern Europe’s largest museums. Highlights include ‘Your rainbow panorama’ – an enclosed circular panoramic path offering 360-degree views of the city.
A host of other museums will keep you busy, including the Natural History Museum, the Museum of Ancient Art and the Viking Museum. The Women’s Museum is an absolute must-see, as it’s one of the only such places in the world dedicated purely to women’s history.
Marselisborg Palace is another top attraction. As the summer residence of the royal family, this magnificent building boasts extensive grounds that are open to the public (when the royals are not in residence).
If you’re travelling with children, be sure to check out Tivoli Friheden Amusement Park. Just a short drive from the city centre in the Marselisborg Forest, it has lots to offer including rides, playgrounds and four rollercoasters.
Explore Aarhus and Central Denmark from the comfort of your Avis hire car.
Beyond Aarhus AirportCentral Denmark is a diverse area made up of 19 regions, with several large cities - including the culturally rich and cosmopolitan city of Aarhus - and swathes of stunning countryside.
Ree Park – Ebeltoft Safari
Drive for 25 minutes from Aarhus Airport (via Ebeltoftvej) and enjoy a day at Ree Park – Ebeltoft Safari, which houses more than 800 animals from five different continents including giraffes, cheetahs, zebras and lions. The park also has picnic areas and themed restaurants.
Just a 45-minute drive from Aarhus Airport (via route 15) is Marselisborg Forest – ideal for a romantic walk, picnic or exploring with the kids. Enjoy walking or hiking amongst incredible flora and fauna, including a number of 200-year-old beech trees.
Don’t miss the chance to visit the original Legoland theme park, just an hour and a half southwest from Aarhus Airport. With more than 50 attractions, such as rides, water parks and restaurants, it’s got something to offer children of all ages.
Many attractions await you in Aarhus and Central Denmark. All you have to do is drive and discover. Collect the keys to your Avis rental at Aarhus Airport and start your road trip.