There are 10 ways to get from Cologne to Norway by plane, train, bus, night train, night bus, ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Oslo, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Oslo (OSL) CGN - OSL
  2. Take the train from Oslo lufthavn [alle tog] to Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog]

$81 - $262

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Copenhagen, CPH Airport X73
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen Airport to Oslo Bussterminal Bus4You / ...

$74 - $162

8 alternative options

Fly Dusseldorf to Oslo, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Oslo (OSL) DUS - OSL
  2. Take the train from Oslo lufthavn [alle tog] to Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog]

$95 - $266

Fly Dusseldorf to Stavanger  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stavanger (SVG) DUS - SVG

$119 - $475

Fly Dusseldorf to Kristiansand  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Kristiansand (KRS) DUS - KRS

$166 - $322

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Oslo, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Oslo (OSL) FRA - OSL
  3. Take the train from Oslo lufthavn [alle tog] to Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog]

$129 - $370

Train  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ec
  3. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central
  4. Take the train from Malmö Central to Göteborg Central
  5. Take the train from Göteborg Central to Oslo S ICE

$123 - $218

Train, night train, night bus  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Duisburg Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg, Duisburg central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
  3. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic
  4. Take the night bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal 820

Train, ferry  •  27 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Kiel Norwegen-Kai to Oslo Hjortneskaien

Drive  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Cologne to Oslo 923.8 miles

$240 - $360

What companies run services between Cologne, Germany and Norway?

KLM, Scandinavian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Cologne to Sandnes hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cologne to Oslo via Hamburg Hbf, Koebenhavn H, Malmö Central, and Göteborg Central in around 19 h 8 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Oslo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Oslo via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stavanger via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stavanger via Oslo, Bergen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stavanger via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stavanger via Copenhagen, Bergen
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Kristiansand via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Kristiansand via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Kristiansand via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Oslo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Oslo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Oslo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Oslo via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stavanger via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Kristiansand via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Oslo via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Oslo via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Oslo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Oslo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Train operators
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Train from Oslo lufthavn [alle tog] to Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog]
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ruter.no
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duisburg, Duisburg central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
Night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Central to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$29 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $95
Train from Göteborg Central to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
www.sj.se
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Copenhagen, CPH Airport
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Copenhagen Airport to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Copenhagen Airport to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
Swebus
Night bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
Swebus
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Copenhagen Airport to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Kiel Norwegen-Kai to Oslo Hjortneskaien
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
colorline.no

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cologne and Norway is 1072 km. The road distance is 1478 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Norway is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 230€ and takes 6 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Cologne to Norway is to fly and train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs 80€ - 230€.

No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Norway. However, there are services departing from Köln Hbf and arriving at Oslo S via Hamburg Hbf, Koebenhavn H, Malmö Central and Göteborg Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 8 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Cologne to Norway. However, there are services departing from Köln, Heumarkt and arriving at Oslo Bussterminal via Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen and Copenhagen Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Cologne to Norway, including transfers.