Challenge Herning Travel Guide

In this section there is some helpful information for planning your trip to Garmin Challenge Herning.

Herning is very easy to reach by car, train, bus and plane.

Drive along the A7 until you get to the Danish border. After the border, take the E45 until you reach Vejle. Shortly after Vejle, find Route 18 and you will get to Herning.


By car from Germany


Take the ferry from either Larvik, Kristianssund, Stavanger, Bergen, or Langersund to Hirtshals.

With car from Hirtshals you have approximately 195 km to Herning.

Take E39 and E45 against Aalborg until you reach route 13 Sønderup/Viborg/Aars. Take route 13 and from there take route 12 herningvej and you are all set.

By car from Norway


DSB operate the train trafic to and from Herning, every hour there are trains to and from Copenhagen and there are very frequent departures to Silkeborg, Aarhus and Skjern.

Check out a couple of these websites, if you need inspiration in planning your trip. (All train departures in Denmark) (Local bus services in and around Herning) (Both bus and train departures in Denmark. Webiste offers English and Deutsch language)

Midtjyllands airport

Midtjyllands airport is only 25,2 km away from Herning. It will take approximately 30 min by car. It is also possible to take the bus from Midtjyllands (Karup) airport directly to Herning City.

Midtjyllands Lufthavn is direct connected with Copenhagen Airport Kastrup. With up to 10 departures from both Copenhagen Airport and Midtjyllands Lufthavn DAT provides several opportunities for flexible transportation between two major areas in Denmark. Book your flight and get further information at

Billund Airport:

Herning is not far from Billund Airport. By car you have an approximately 45 min drive. From the airport, take route 30 to Give city and from there on take route 18 to Herning.

If you don’t have the opportunity to drive yourself, you can take the bus and train to Herning from the airport.

Take the bus from the airport to either Give or Brande (see map). From one of these two train stations you can take a train directly to Herning station. For more information on train departures and times, please visit

From Herning

 Billund-Herning     Billund-Herning with Train

Copenhagen Airport Kastrup:

By car, drive along E20 and E45 til you reach Vejle. Shortly after Vejle, take route 18 all the way up to Herning.

You can take a train directly from the airport to Fredericia station and switch to a new train in the direction of Struer. Get off at Herning station. For more information on train departures and times, please visit

From Copenhagen to Herning by car     From copenhagen to Herning by train




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