We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cheap flights to Oslo, Norway

Oslo (Ollie O, May 2013)
Compare prices (in new window)

Search Flights
Arriving in Oslo

Cheap flights to Oslo depart from Manchester Airport, and Heathrow and Gatwick Airports near London. Other flights to Oslo may be available from some regional airports around the UK. Flights to Oslo will arrive at Oslo Airport, Gardermoen. The Oslo Airport Station is located beneath the airport terminal, and offers train connections to Oslo Central Station. Tickets can be purchased from the vending machines or ticket desks in the station. Airport Express (also known as SAS Flybussen) operates frequent bus services between the airport and Oslo city centre. Tickets can be purchased online through the Flybussen website, or from the booking desk at the airport. Taxis can be booked through the reservation desk in the Arrivals Hall, or flagged down at the taxi ranks outside the terminal.

Getting Around Oslo

The bus, tram and metro systems are all overseen by Ruter and the same tickets are used on all three forms of transport. Local ferries are also available for trips to the islands around Oslo. Check the Trafikanten website for more information on routes, timetables and fares. Single tickets can be purchased from the bus driver, or from ticket machines and convenience shops such as 7-Eleven. Purchase an Oslo Pass for free travel on all public transport within the city, as well as free entry to a number of museums and attractions. Oslo Passes are available for 24, 48 or 72 hours and are valid from the time they are first stamped. They can be purchased from the Visit Oslo website, all three Tourist Information Offices, hotels and some attractions. Taxis are readily available throughout Oslo, but fares may be quite expensive.

Main Attractions

Norway’s capital is a favourite city break destination for visitors from the UK. Make good use of the Oslo Pass and enjoy a circuit of the city’s museums, which include the Nobel Peace Centre, the Kon-Tiki Museum, Munch Museum and Henrik Ibsen Museum. The open-air Norwegian Folk Museum features exhibits of traditional and regional buildings gathered from around Norway. Akershus Castle is unmissable, due to its proximity to the city centre. Explore the medieval fortress and catch a glimpse of Oslofjord from within its walls. Oslofjord itself offers many scenic spots for picnics and hikes. Stroll through Frogner Park and contemplate the sculptures in the Vigeland Sculpture Park.

Shopping, Dining and Nightlife

The glamorous GlasMagasinet department store offers an array of high street fashion chains, as well as specific sections focusing on kitchenware, home décor and crystal products. Sift through the numerous bric-a-bracs and antiques at the Vestkanttorvet Flea Market to discover up a one-of-a-kind souvenir. Hot dogs are sold from stands all over the city, and provide a quick, inexpensive snack. Visit Stortorverts Gjaestgiveri both for its ambience and to sample Norwegian cuisine. Oslo’s oldest restaurant offers delicacies including roast reindeer and a variety of openfaced sandwiches. Enjoy a trip back to the 1950s at Teddy’s Soft Bar, which has kept its décor unchanged since 1958 (it even has an original Wurlitzer jukebox).

Major airlines flying into main airports serving Oslo, Norway

See all airlines

Flight information for Oslo, Norway and Key facts for your journey:
The Airlines...
  • From London 15 major airlines serve the Oslo area
  • From Paris 11 major airlines serve the Oslo area
  • From Manchester 3 major airlines serve the Oslo area
The Journey...
  • The flying time from London to Oslo is typically 2 hours and most direct flights leave around 8:05a local time.
  • London is 727 mi from Oslo
  • The flying time from Paris to Oslo is typically 2 hours and most direct flights leave around 11:00a local time.
  • Paris is 821 mi from Oslo
  • The flying time from Manchester to Oslo is typically 2 hours and most direct flights leave around 11:00a local time.
  • Manchester is 669 mi from Oslo
On Arrival...
  • Oslo is 53 mi from Sandefjord Airport (Oslo, Norway).
  • Sandefjord Airport (Oslo, Norway)
    • Right now, 12 airlines operate out of Sandefjord Airport.
    • Sandefjord Airport offers nonstop flights to 33 cities.
    • Every week, at least 210 domestic flights and 336 international flights depart from Sandefjord Airport.
  • Oslo is 36 mi from Moss Airport (Rygge Municipality, Norway).
  • Moss Airport (Rygge Municipality, Norway)
    • Right now, 2 airlines operate out of Moss Airport.
    • Moss Airport offers nonstop flights to 37 cities.
    • Every week, at least 0 domestic flights and 266 international flights depart from Moss Airport.
  • Oslo is 23 mi from Oslo Airport (Oslo, Norway).
  • Oslo Airport (Oslo, Norway)
    • Right now, 69 airlines operate out of Oslo Airport.
    • Oslo Airport offers nonstop flights to 141 cities.
    • Every week, at least 2,156 domestic flights and 3,227 international flights depart from Oslo Airport.
Cheap flights to Oslo, Norway recently found by travellers

Enter your dates once and have TripAdvisor search multiple sites to find the best prices on Oslo flights.