About Randers

The Municipality and the City

With a population of more than 98,000 and a total area of 800 km2 Randers Municipality is among Denmark’s largest municipalities.

Practical Information

Here you can find information about opening hours, public holidays, transportation, emergencies, official flag days, and relevant links.


The history of Randers can with certainty be traced back to the 1000s. Here you get a brief description of the most important events.

Twin Cities

The cities of Västerås (Sweden), Ålesund (Norway), Lahti (Finland), Akureyri (Iceland), Jelenia Góra (Poland), and Randers (Denmark) are twin cities.