Køge

Kirkestræde street in the old city center

Køge is a harbour city on Zealand with a population of 34,792 (2008).

Understand

Køge has some nice old squares (the central marketsquare is the largest townsquare in Denmark outside Copenhagen), pedestrian streets with cafes and small stores. The old harbour still has some atmosphere and a newer area with a marina and more modern restaurants.

Get in

By train

Køge is on the E S-train line. It is about 40 minutes from Copenhagen

By car

Køge is situated at an important motorway crossing where the motorway going south from Copenhagen splits into E20 which leads to Odense and E47 E55 which leads to Gedser and Rødby.

Get around

Both the old city and the harbour is just a few minutes walk from the train station.

See

Landmarks

Køge central square and the statue of king Frederik VII
Vallø Stift

Parks and nature

Museums

Galleries

Do

Buy

Eat

Budget

Mid-range

Splurge

Drink

The small brewery Bryghuset Braunstein is located on the harbour and their beer is served at many local pubs and restaurants.

Bars

Cafes

Clubs

Sleep

Go next

Routes through Køge

Kolding Ringsted  W  E  Copenhagen Göteborg
Helsingør Copenhagen  N  S  Vordingborg Lübeck
Helsingør Copenhagen  N  S  Vordingborg Berlin


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