Transportation solutions: Aalborg, Denmark

You can ride on environmentally friendly buses all over Aalborg. Nordjyllands Trafikselskab have here a map of Aalborg showing all the bus lines, and the names of all the bus stops.The City of Aalborg have implemented an environmental zone in the centre. The environ-mental zone means that all motor vehicles of more than 3.5 tons must either satisfy the Euro 4 emission standard or be fitted with a particulate filter.All city bus lines (with the exception of number 5) drive through the centre of the city, which is part of the environmental zone. At the same time, bio fuel buses are being introduced into the city. So taking a bus in Aalborg is a step in the right, environmental direction.

Aalborg’s bicycle scheme

There is a tradition of cycling in Aalborg and guests can also be part of this tradition. From 1 April to 1 November there are 135 public bicycles available at 19 bicycle stations throughout the city. There are even more on the way.

All you have to do to unlock the bicycle is to place DKK 20 in the slot. You can use the bike for as long as you like. When you return the bike to one of the bicycle stations, you get your DKK 20 back.
It is easy to cycle in Aalborg. There are cycle lanes throughout the city. Bicycles are part of Archimedes, an EU-supported project for sustainable transport in Aalborg.