Skip to Content

How To Get From Oslo Airport to City Center – All Possible Ways

Last updated on December 15th, 2022 at 10:28 am

oslo airport to city, oslo airport to city center, oslo airport bus, train oslo airport to city, How To Get From Oslo Airport to City Center

We will write how to get from Oslo airport to city center. The distance from Gardermoen Airport to downtown is 50 kilometers. Click here to book online Oslo activities and day trips.

The cheapest way from Oslo airport to city center is by regular train for €11. The train travel time from Oslo airport to Oslo city center is around 20-30 minutes by high-speed train and regular train.

If you go by taxi from Oslo airport to Oslo city center will be around 40 minutes. The taxi fare from Oslo airport to Oslo downtown is around €80. And by bus from Oslo airport to Oslo city center I consider it very expensive unless if so convenient for your final destination in the city.

You can also rent a car in Oslo airport or get a private transfer that can be cheaper than a taxi.

SIM CARD OSLO AIRPORT

I wouldn’t recommend you to buy a sim card at Oslo airport. If you wish comfort you can buy eSim online and if you aren’t in a hurry just go around phone shops in the city and compare prices to buy the cheapest sim card in Oslo. Read here Norway sim card for tourist and best Norway eSim

You can buy the cheapest eSim in Norway with Airalo Norway prepaid eSim card for $5 USD with 1 GB data in Norway valid for 7 days (USING DISCOUNT CODE GAMINTRAVELER 10%). And Nomad Norway eSim for $15 USD with 5 GB data valid and for $22 USD with 10 GB data valid for 30 days.

Holafly Norway eSim for less than $60 USD if you use our code GAMINTRAVELER you will have unlimited internet for 30 days in Norway for just $2 USD per day. Ubigi Norway eSim for $8 USD with 3 GB data valid for 30 days and for $15 USD with 10 GB data valid for 30 days.

Read here how to get from Bodo airport to city center, Tromso airport to city center, Trondheim airport to city center, Bergen airport to city center, Stavanger airport to city center and if you want to read my adventures traveling by bicycle in Norway.

WHERE TO STAY IN OSLO

Accommodation in Oslo you can access a dorm that can go up to €30. And while a hotel that is a double room in a budget can go up to €90.

BOOK YOUR TRAVEL INSURANCE

You can read Heymondo Vs Safetwing cheapest travel Insurance. You can get for $135 USD your Heymondo Travel Insurance with Heymondo discount code valid for 90 days. Read our full Heymondo Travel Insurance Review

You can get Safetywing Travel Insurance for Digital Nomads valid for 28 days Safetywing for $50 USD per month with kids until 10 years old included

Oslo Airport To Downtown

Bus Flybussen From Oslo Airport To City Center

Bus Flybussen From Oslo Airport, Gardermoen Airport, oslo airport to city, oslo airport to city center, oslo airport bus, train oslo airport to city, How To Get From Oslo Airport to City Center
Image from Flickr

The bus travel time from Oslo Airport to city center (Oslo Bus Terminal) is around 45-50 minutes depending on the traffic. Flybussen buses are running every 20 minutes from the airport. Check here Flybussen schedule and route!

The bus fare from Oslo airport to city center is 190 NOK which is around €19 for one way adult ticket and you can book online and 270 NOK for a return ticket which is around €27 for adults. It’s free of charge for children 5 years old and until 17 years old and seniors 100 NOK which is around €10 for a one-way ticket.

I consider going by bus ticket from Oslo airport quite expensive and slow if I compare to the train. Only if your place for accommodation is near one of the bus stops will be worth it to take if we compare to the train.

Click here to book online Oslo activities and day trips

Regular Train From Oslo Airport To City Center (Cheapest Way)

The cheapest way to get from Oslo airport to city center is by regular train (NSB Norwegian State Railways). The train is running every 10-20 minutes from Oslo airport to Oslo main railway station. Check here train Oslo airport to city schedule and route!

The train fare from Oslo airport to Oslo city center is 109 NOK around €11 for one way per adult. For children (until 5 years old are free of charge) and seniors the price is 55 NOK which is around €5 for one way.

The regular train going to Oslo airport from the Train Station is leaving from Platform 4. The travel time by train from Oslo airport to Oslo Railway Station is around 30 minutes.

Airport Express Train From Oslo Airport to City Center (Best Way)

The Airport Express Train (High-Speed Train) from Oslo Airport to city center is the best way. The Airport Express Train fare from Oslo Airport to city center is 200 NOK around €20 for one way for adults and 100 NOK which is around €10 for children.

The Airport Express Train is running from Oslo Airport to city center every 10 minutes from Platform 3. And the travel time from Oslo airport to downtown is only 20 minutes. Check here train Oslo airport to city schedule and route!

The Airport Express Train is going to Drammen, Asker, Sandvika, Lysaker, Skøyen, Nationaltheatret, Oslo S and Lillestrøm. It’s really comfortable but little bit expensive in my opinion. It can be a great option if you are in a hurry since it’s the fastest way from Oslo airport to Oslo city center.

TAXI FROM OSLO AIRPORT TO CITY CENTER

If you go from Oslo airport to city center by taxi the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi from Oslo airport to Oslo downtown is around 40-50 minutes.

The taxi fare from Oslo airport to downtown is 800 NOK which is around €80. The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and it will depend on traffic and your final destination.

PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM OSLO AIRPORT TO DOWNTOWN

Hotel transfers are also very easy and convenient but can be expensive. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and is only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort after your flight to Oslo. Prices are around €143 and you will be able to fit up to 4 people. It could be €35 per person.

Renting A Car in Oslo Airport

Gardermoen Airport, oslo airport to city, oslo airport to city center, oslo airport bus, train oslo airport to city, How To Get From Oslo Airport to City Center. Car Rental at Madrid Airport, seville airport to city, seville airport bus, seville airport to city center, How To Get From Seville Airport to City Center

There are many options for renting a car in Oslo’s airport. It’s the most convenient option if you are planning to move around Oslo and cities around. It will take you 45 minutes to get to Oslo city center from the airport by private car. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis, Europcar available in the airport. Prices can be around €30-40 per day.

Best Way From Oslo Airport to Oslo City Center

The best way from Oslo airport to city center is by regular train since a single ticket will cost around €11 and it will take 30 minutes travel time by train from Oslo airport to Oslo city center.

If you are planning to move around Oslo and you are traveling with more people renting a car can be a great option especially if you rent Airbnb outskirts of Oslo. Some of them will offer their bicycle to move around.

If you wish more comfort you can get a taxi and private transfer but it will be more expensive.

ACCOMMODATION BUDGET TRAVEL IN OSLO

oslo airport to city, oslo airport to city center, oslo airport bus, train oslo airport to city, How To Get From Oslo Airport to City Center

Accommodation in Oslo you can access a dorm that can go up to €30. And while a hotel that is a double room in a budget can go up to €90.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR ACCOMMODATION IN NORWAY BEFORE YOUR TRIP WITH BOOKING.

FOOD BUDGET TRAVEL IN NORWAY

food budget travel in croatia, Croatia sim card for tourist, best prepaid sim card croatia, croatian sim card, slovenia sim card for tourist, croatia sim card, prepaid sim card croatia, croatia tourist sim card, sim card croatia, croatia sim card airport

Food budget travel in Norway can go €30 per day. There are typical dishes in Norway that you can try for €25 per person in local restaurants. You can find beers for €8. You can cook on your own to go down your food budget and travel expenses in Norway. Make sure your hotel or Airbnb provides a kitchen

Click here to get a discount in activities in Norway with Klook!

BEST TIME TO VISIT IN OSLO

In Oslo every season brings out a different side. Summer takes place during the months of June-August in these months you’ll experience high temperatures. From September to December the temperature cools down quite a bit and it is the perfect time to enjoy long walks through the stunning neighborhood.

And Spring season during the months of March-May is the best time to visit Oslo. It starts out chilly and gets warm, it is a perfect time to spend the day exploring the city’s beautiful garden, at night it remains pretty cold.

Click here to know more about the weather in Norway.

CASH AND ATMS IN NORWAY

The currency used in Norway is the Norwegian Krone. The exact currency of the Euro is A €1 = 10 NOK. You can use debit cards everywhere in Norway. ATMs are available and accessible in all parts of the country.

Click here to know the exchange rate between the Euro and your currency!

Feel free to use our links for discounts. By using our links, you will help us to continue with the maintenance of the website and it will not cost you anything. Thanks for the love guys. 

Happy Travels!

Ruben Arribas is the co-founder of Gamintraveler and a Spanish traveler who has traveled to more than 100 countries around the world. He is now a full-time digital nomad.

Best Norway eSim For Tourist And How To Buy A Prepaid eSim in Norway - Gamintraveler

Saturday 13th of August 2022

[…] here how to get from Oslo airport to city center, Stavanger airport to city center and how to get from Bergen airport to city […]

How To Get From Stavanger Airport To City Center - All Possible Ways - Gamintraveler

Thursday 16th of June 2022

[…] here Norway sim card for tourist, How to get from Bergen airport to city center, Oslo airport to city center and if you want to read my adventures traveling by bicycle in […]

Travel Without Money by Bicycle (From Spain To Norway) - Gamintraveler

Thursday 16th of June 2022

[…] Read here Norway sim card for tourist, how to get from Bergen airport to city center and Oslo airport to city center  […]

How To Get From Bergen Airport To City Center - All Possible Ways - Gamintraveler

Thursday 16th of June 2022

[…] here Norway sim card for tourist, Oslo airport to city center and if you want to read my adventures traveling by bicycle in […]

Best Norway Sim Card For Tourist And How To Buy A Prepaid Sim Card in Norway - Gamintraveler

Thursday 22nd of April 2021

[…] It’s hard to travel without Internet because you’ll need your GPS to track your location for using apps. Besides, reading guides from blogs prepare you beforehand. Also your own SIM is important for communicating with locals and meeting other travelers. Read here how to get from Oslo airport to city center. […]