In Denmark the North Sea Cycle Route follows the National Cycle Route 5 for 229 km from Grenaa (where you arrive in the ferry from Sweden) to Skagen, and the National Cycle Route 1 from Skagen in the north to the German border in the south, a total of 550 km.

National & Regional Information

Danish Cycling Tourism

National EuroVelo Coordination Centre

Danish Cycling Tourism is a non-profit association of public and private partners. The main purpose of the association is to develop cycling tourism in Denmark. This is done by kick-starting new projects, coordinating various actions and disseminating knowledge and best practices on cycling tourism. Since 2016 Danish Cycling Tourism is the national EuroVelo Coordination Centre for Denmark.

Danish Cyclists' Federation

The Danish Cyclists’ Federation is the only transport organization in Denmark that speaks the cyclists’ cause. We have an ongoing contact with politicians and officials in the parliament and a long list of municipalities – and the Danish Cyclists’ Federation sits at the table when future traffic is debated and solutions to be found.

+45 33 32 31 21

Dansk Turismefremme

Dansk Turismefremme anchors the Danish branch of the Bed+Bike network of cycle-friendly accommodation.


DenmarkByBike is the Danish national webpage for planning a cycle tour in Denmark. It includes information on official cycling routes and can also be used as a cycle route planner.

Find Your Way in Denmark

Map of Denmark's official cycling routes and unique points of interest along the way, including the Ancient Road Hærvejen.


The VisitDenmark site includes a map to explore Denmark's official cycling routes and unique points of interest along the way including the Ancient Road Hærvejen.

West Coast Route

Destination Southwest Denmark hosts the website of the West Coast Route or national route no. 1, which is part of the North Sea Cycle Route. The website gives you tips on scenic detours, accomodation etc.