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Monday | 28/02-2011 | By AK



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Transportation and accommodation

Getting to SPOT
CAR: Motorway E45 takes you directly to Aarhus both from the north and from the south of the country.
BUS / TRAIN: There are bus and/or train lines to most Danish cities and towns.
Both the railway station and the bus station in Aarhus are within five minutes walk of the festival area.
See for bus and for train.
PLANE: The nearest airport is Aarhus Airport (Tirstrup) which is situated 50 kilometres from Aarhus.
From the airport there are connections to Copenhagen, London/Stansted, Göteborg,
Stockholm/Bromma and Oslo. From Billund Airport, which is situated 100 kilometres from Aarhus, there are flights to Copenhagen and most major European cities. Both airports have direct shuttles to Aarhus.
It is also possible to take the train directly from Copenhagen Airport to Aarhus.

The nearest parking facilities are “Margrethepladsen” in front of Scandinavian Center/
Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel.

Accommodation in Aarhus
Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel

Best Western Hotel Ritz


Hotel Royal

Comfort Hotel Atlantic

Villa Provence

Hotel Guldsmeden


City Hotel Oasia

Danhostel Aarhus

All hotels are situated within 10-15 minutes walking distance of the festival grounds,
except Danhostel Aarhus, which is situated 5 kilometres from the festival grounds. 
For camping opportunities visit Aarhus Camping at

Registration/access to SPOT Festival grounds
Registration - exchange of tickets to wristbands takes place in the Foyer at Musikhuset Aarhus
(The Concert Hall).

About Aarhus
Visit for information about the city, maps, as well as information
about other accommodation and restaurants.

General information

Limited capacity
We would like to point out that the festival stages have limited capacities. It is therefore
advisable to show up in good time before the shows start.

The Concert Hall (Musikhuset Aarhus)

Smoking is not allowed at the five stages of the Concert Hall. Please note that you are not allowed to bring drinks to these stages either.

Different venues, different rules

Please keep in mind that the festival is a guest at the various venues, and that therefore there may be specific rules at the individual venues.

If problems should arise, please contact the guard at the nearest exit right away.

The Red Cross
If injuries occur or if you fall ill, consult the Red Cross tent at Officerspladsen.


There are no cloakrooms in the festival area, so please don’t bring more stuff than you can manage to carry around

Lost Property
Lost Property can be reclaimed at ROSA’s office, Vester Allé 15, 8000 Århus C, (phone: +45 86 12 84 44) in the days after the festival.