Risø is situated by Roskilde Fiord, 7 km north of Roskilde. Below an overview of the various possibilities for transportation.
Take any train to the Central Station - departures at regular intervals.
Copenhagen Central Station - Roskilde Station, departures 3-4 times an hour: 25 minutes. Use the journey planner (klick on the English flag at the buttom of the page)
600S and 216: Roskilde Station - Risø, departures 3-4 times an hour: 15 minutes.
Copenhagen Airport or Copenhagen Main Station to Roskilde: approx. DKr 500 (US$ 60). From Roskilde Railway Station to Risø: approx. DKr 150 (US$ 17).
Phone Taxi: 46 75 75 75 or 46 32 19 00
From Copenhagen Airport to Risø, 50 km, 40-50 minutes. Follow Motorring 3 (Airport road). Change lane to enter highway 21 towards Sj. Odde and Roskilde. Stay on highway 21 for about 22 km. Take exit no. 10 (Roskilde Ø, Hillerød) and continue for 1 km. Turn right and follow road 6 north towards Hillerød. After about 8 km you will reach Risø National Laboratory or Risø in short.
From Copenhagen Main Station to Risø, 38 km, 40 minutes. Follow Vesterbrogade (direction west) for about 2 km. Continue straight ahead on Roskildevej, road 156, for about 27 km.
Just after entering Roskilde you will pass under a highway. Continue for another 1 km and then turn right and follow road 6 north towards Hillerød. After about 8 km you will reach Risø National Laboratory or Risø in short. Depending on your scouting skills you can enter highway 21 towards Roskilde after about 15 km on Roskildevej and thereby save some time.
Maps: Risø, Roskilde , North Zealand, Høvsøre