Copenhagen - Post Report Question and Answers

How much of the local language do you need for daily living? Are local language classes/tutors available and affordable?

Every Danes under the age of 70 seems to speak fluent English. - Feb 2022

None. I can count on one hand the amount of people I've come across that don't speak fluent English. If you find one of them, just ask the person next to them and you'll be fine. - Jun 2021

Not much. Most Danes speak English fluently. Some elderly Danes do not speak English, but they do speak German. - Jul 2016

Absoutely none. - May 2014

None. Almost everyone in town speaks English very well. - Feb 2014

It helps to read a little since not much is written in English except in the tourist paths. - Aug 2011

Practically none. Most Danes speak English, and even if you try to speak Danish to them, if they can tell you are a foreigner they will switch to English. - Jul 2011

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