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Introducing Oslo


Oslo represents the mysterious world of the Vikings of Norse mythology. From the splendor of its medieval castles to Edvard Munch's masterpiece The Scream, it's a city offering a whole host of different experiences all in one place, creating a city-break destination that’s just a little different. Art and culture aren't the only things you'll adore about this city, it also boasts a vibrant food culture, sporting activities, and much more. You can even seek out the northern lights, and be mesmerized by one of nature’s most magnificent displays.

Oslo is known for:


Entertainment and Shopping Seaside Forest Urban

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Moss (59 km)
Drammen (43 km)
Tonsberg (103 km)
CURRENCY
Norwegian Krone (NOK)

COUNTRY CODE
+47

ELECTRIC POWER
C, E, F

TIME ZONE
GMT +1

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€4.17

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL
€84.46

Oslo airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

Oslo Airport in Gardermoen (OSL) is the main airport of the city and 47 km from the city center. An express train (Flytoget) goes from the airport to the center, as do local trains. You can also take an express bus (Flybussen) for 15 euros, with the journey taking around 40 minutes.

Average time from airport: 40 minutes

Distance from airport: 47 km

TAXI:

In Oslo as in the rest of Norway, taxis can be somewhat pricey. A one-way trip between the airport and the city center comes to about 650 NOK, which is around 75 euros. Most taxi drivers have a fixed charge for the fare for weekends and nights as well, which can be a little bit more than that. To avoid being shocked by the fare, it's best to ask what the fixed rate is when you get in the cab.

Average taxi price: 75 euros

CAR RENTAL:

Miles & Smiles members earn 100 Miles per day, up to maximum 1000 Miles. What’s more, rentals made through the website for 1 or 2 days earn an extra 250 Miles, while rentals for 3 or more days earn an extra 500 Miles.

Average car rental price: N/A Enterprise National Alamo


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