Billund, Denmark is known around the world as the birthplace of Lego - and if you didn’t already know it when you arrive, it’ll soon be apparent as you spot the brightly coloured houses around the town.
It’s a small town that’s as much a playground for the kids as it is for the grown ups. The Lego factory and theme park are found on the outskirts of town, and it’s also home to the waterpark and activity centre Lalandia Billund, a zoo, and a museum.
To see it all and get out of town to discover more of Denmark, you’ll need to book your car rental in Billund.
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Introducing Billund Airport
The Billund Airport handles roughly 2 million passengers each year, and it’s a major cargo hub for moving stock all over the country and overseas. For this reason, it can handle some of the world’s largest aircrafts, but typically only uses small planes for passengers. Routes to and from the airport largely include European destinations and domestic cities such as Copenhagen, Bornholm, and Esbjerg.
Even though it’s relatively small, you’ll find your time in Billund Airport to be comfortable. There are five dining options, a number of shops (including a Lego store), ATMs, a currency exchange booth, and free WiFi throughout the airport.
You’ll find the car rental desks on level one of the terminal.
A quick guide to driving your car hire in Billund
Billund is a small town, which means you won’t have to deal with much traffic on the roads when you arrive. You’ll be driving on the right-hand side of the road, and a GPS will definitely come in handy to help you find your way around and discover more of the region.
Driving from the airport to town
Billund Airport is only 6 kilometres from town, so the drive should take just 10 minutes. When you leave the airport, turn west onto Route 30, then left at the roundabout onto Nordmarksvej. The the first right at the roundabout onto Granvej, then left onto Grindstedvej into the heart of town.
Tips for driving in Billund
Thanks to Billund’s small population and easy layout, the town is a cinch to drive around. Take a look at a map before you arrive to get a feel for your basic directions and main streets, and keep in mind that you are legally required to keep your headlights on low during the day when driving in Denmark.
Parking at Billund Airport
Billund Airport offers numerous options for short and long stays. For long stays, you can’t reserve a spot, but there are shuttle services to ferry you from the parking lot if you’d prefer not to walk to the terminal. Short-stay parking can be found in P3 on ground level where the first hour is free.
Parking in Billund
You should be able to find a parking spot on the street in Billund, although it’s usually easiest to reserve a hotel with a stall included so you don’t have to worry about it when you arrive. There is also a large parking area at Legoland to accommodate visitors.
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