Bramming is located in the middle of Esbjerg Municipality, which means it’s close to both Esbjerg and Ribe. 


The center of Bramming is characterized by multi story buildings, while the rest of Bramming is primarily open residential areas. There is a great trail system which makes it easy to get around by foot or on bike. Many families with small children live in town.


There are several waterways in the area: Sneum Creek, Holsted Creek and Ilsted Creek, where sport fishing is common. It is also possible to go canoeing on more than one of these waterways.


Bramming originated along with the establishment of the port in Esbjerg, and was built-up as a station settlement due to the new railway. When Esbjerg’s building boom occurred, Bramming received much attention as the little station city due to its location within an easy distance from Esbjerg.


Population Approx. 7150 Location East of Esbjerg

The Spirit of Bramming

In Bramming, the possibilities for sports and activities are many, with a wide selection of different fields and facilities. The town has several meeting points where a range of shared activities are held, such as the Sports Centre, the public swimming pool, schools and recreational areas.


Bramming also has a substantial network of volunteer organizations, and there are several annual community activities which brings the residents together and creates a great city life. Community-wide activities include the city festival and the Midsummer Eve event.


Bramming has a popular, beautifully situated golf course, Kaj Lykke Golfklub.


Schools, after-school care (SFO) & clubs

Esbjerg Municipality is divided into seven school districts. 

In Bramming you will find:

  • Bakkevejens Skole Fortuna  with classes from school years 0-9 (in Danish)
  • Nordre Skole Fortuna  with classes from school years 0-9 (in Danish)
  • Associated after-school care programme (SFO)
  • Leisure & youth club Bramming
  • 10. grade center
  • The private school Friskolen (in Danish)


At this interactive map you can view all schools in the municipality. The search function located at the top right-hand corner allows you to search by address or school name. If you hit the icon "i" in the top menu, you can click the dots on the map to read more about the schools. 

Read more about school, school districts and enrollment here




Esbjerg Municipality is divided into seven enrollment districts identical to the school districts.

Bramming belongs to the enrollment district called Bramming.


In Bramming you will find:

  • 3-Stammen, Childcare District. Branches of  3Stammen: Gårdhaven, Tumlebo og Troldehulen (nursery & kindergarten) 
  • Trestjernen, Childcare District. Branches of Trestjernen: Gnisten, Skovvejen og Regnbuen (nursery & kindergarten)
  • Several daycares


At this interactive map you can view all your childcare options. 

Read more about childcare here




From Bramming there are two trains to Esbjerg and Ribe as well as a bus to the surrounding villages.


Building your own home

Several building sites are for sale in a new residential area. 


Welcome Ambassadors

You are welcome to contact one of the following Welcome Ambassadors if you are considering a move to Bramming or would like to know more about the local community.


Transportation time by car

7 min.
18 min.
Esbjerg City
18 min.
Esbjerg Stadium
19 min.
Billund Airport
52 min.
Esbjerg Airport
9 min.
Next Step City
13 min.
1 t. 11 min.