There are 5 ways to get from Oslo to Kirkenes by train, plane, bus, car, night train or ferry

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Train, fly  •  4 h 59 min

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

$115 - $342

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Bus, drive  •  46 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Oslo S to Trondheim 21B
  2. Take the bus from Trondheim S to Sandviksberget 350
  3. Drive from Sandviksberget to Tromsø Prostneset
  4. Take the bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Alta sentrum 150
  5. Take the bus from Alta sentrum to Thon Hotel Kirkenes 60

Train, night train, ferry, bus  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Lillehammer stasjon R10
  2. Take the night train from Lillehammer stasjon to Trondheim S 21
  3. Take the train from Trondheim S to Bodø stasjon 71
  4. Take the ferry from Bodø Hurtigrutekai to Hammerfest Hurtigrutekai
  5. Take the bus from Hammerfest bussterminal to Thon Hotel Kirkenes 66

Drive  •  24 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Oslo to Kirkenes 1161.4 miles

$300 - $450

Train, drive, bus  •  37 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Hamar stasjon R10
  2. Take the train from Hamar stasjon to Røros stasjon 25
  3. Take the train from Røros stasjon to Trondheim S 25
  4. Drive from Trondheim S to Alta hurtigbåtterminal
  5. Take the bus from Alta hurtigbåtterminal to Gievdneguoika 202
  6. Take the bus from Gievdneguoika to AMFI Kirkenes 60

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The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Kirkenes is to train and fly which costs kr 900 - kr 2800 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo to Kirkenes is to train and fly which costs kr 900 - kr 2800 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Oslo and Kirkenes is 1410 km. The road distance is 1858.3 km.

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The best way to get from Oslo to Kirkenes without a car is to train and night train and ferry and bus which takes 2 days 19 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Oslo to Kirkenes, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Oslo Airport to Kirkenes Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oslo to Kirkenes is 1858 km. It takes approximately 24 h 29 min to drive from Oslo to Kirkenes.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Oslo Airport to Kirkenes Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Kirkenes. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oslo to Kirkenes.
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  • Distance: 881.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Kirkenes, Finnmark, Norway?

There is no direct connection from Oslo to Kirkenes. However, you can take the train to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon, take the walk to Oslo airport, fly to Kirkenes, take the walk to Kirkenes lufthavn Høybuktmoen, then take the line 403 bus to Kirkenes. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Trondheim, take the walk to Trondheim S, take the bus to Sandviksberget, take the drive to Tromsø Prostneset, take the bus to Alta sentrum, then take the bus to Thon Hotel Kirkenes.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $22
Schedules at
flytoget.no
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Lillehammer stasjon
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Lillehammer stasjon to Trondheim S
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nsb.no
Train from Trondheim S to Bodø stasjon
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Hamar stasjon
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
nsb.no
Train from Hamar stasjon to Røros stasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nsb.no
Train from Røros stasjon to Trondheim S
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Bus from Oslo S to Trondheim
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
nsb.no
AtB
Phone
+47 478 02 820
Email
kundeservice@atb.no
Website
atb.no
Bus from Trondheim S to Sandviksberget
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
AtB
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Alta sentrum
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Alta sentrum to Thon Hotel Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Hammerfest bussterminal to Thon Hotel Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Alta hurtigbåtterminal to Gievdneguoika
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Gievdneguoika to AMFI Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Snelandia
Ferry operators
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Bodø Hurtigrutekai to Hammerfest Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
38 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$320 - $440
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com

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