There are 12 ways to get from Norway to Italy by plane, train, bus, car train, ferry, night train 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.

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Fly Kristiansand to Milan Linate  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Milan Linate (LIN) KRS - LIN

$122 - $644

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Train to Oslo, fly to Rome  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Rome (FCO) OSL - FCO

$101 - $319

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Fly Kristiansand to Bologna  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Bologna (BLQ) KRS - BLQ

$135 - $556

Fly Kristiansand to Florence  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Florence (FLR) KRS - FLR

$157 - $638

Train to Oslo, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) OSL - MXP

$102 - $298

Train, bus, cartrain  •  36 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation 105
  2. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Göttingen N05
  4. Take the cartrain from Göttingen to Verona Porta Nuova
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

$237 - $338

Ferry, train  •  38 h 57 min

  1. Take the ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Basel SBB Ice
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

Bus Sindbad  •  43 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Świebodzin
  2. Take the bus from Świebodzin to Roma Tiburtina

$127 - $176

Ferry, train, night train  •  44 h 17 min

  1. Take the ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the night train from München Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

Bus Eurolines FR  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma

$284 - $459

Drive, train  •  26 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Oslo to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Rome

$460 - $695

Drive  •  26 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Oslo to Rome 1708.8 miles

$450 - $700

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No, there is no direct bus from Norway to Italy. However, there are services departing from Oslo and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via Świebodzin and Tiburtina/Verano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 37 min.

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The distance between Norway and Italy is 2001 km. The road distance is 2734 km.

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The best way to get from Norway to Italy without a car is to train and bus and cartrain which takes 36 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 55 min to get from Norway to Italy, including transfers.

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Norway to Italy bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Oslo station.

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The best way to get from Norway to Italy is to fly which takes 8 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 43 h 37 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kristiansand Airport to Milan Linate Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Norway to Italy bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Roma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norway to Italy is 2734 km. It takes approximately 26 h 8 min to drive from Norway to Italy.

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Wizz Air, Scandinavian Airlines, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Kristiansand Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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  • Distance: 1250.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 55 min

What companies run services between Norway and Italy?

KLM, Alitalia and 10 other airlines fly from Kristiansand to Milan hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oslo to Rome via Świebodzin, Roma Tiburtina, and Tiburtina/Verano in around 43 h 37 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Milan Linate via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Kristiansand to Milan Linate via Gdansk, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Kristiansand to Bologna via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Kristiansand to Florence via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Oslo to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Oslo to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Kristiansand to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Kristiansand to Florence via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Rome via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Kristiansand to Bologna via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Oslo to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Oslo to Rome via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Milan Linate via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Oslo to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Oslo to Rome via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Train operators
Flytoget AS
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
flytoget.no
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Nsb
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Göttingen to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $290
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Oslo to Świebodzin
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Bus from Świebodzin to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
22 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Oslo to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma
Ave. Duration
21 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
colorline.no

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