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Oslo Visitor Centre

Jernbanetorget 1 | Inside Ostbanehallen, Oslo 0154, Norway
+47 23 10 62 00
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Very Helpful Staff

Visited this Centre 3 times during our 4 day stay. Staff very obliging with precise information... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
66Bubbles
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Adelaide, Australia
Very helpful staff

Each time we went to the visitors center the team was patient, helpful, knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Joanne D
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We are the official Tourist Information Office in Oslo. We are located by the Central Station, inside newly refurbished Ostbanehallen. We can help you with the Oslo Pass: your ticket to museums, transport, activities in Oslo. Tickets for local public transport, NSB trains, the Flytoget Airport Express Train, Norway in a Nutshell and other excursions. Tickets for sightseeing tours in Oslo by bus and boat. Tickets for concerts, sports and other events sold through Ticketmaster and Billettportalen. Hotel booking: We can book hotels and other accommodation in the Oslo region. Currency exchange We are open even when the banks are closed. Free city maps and brochures We have free city maps, the Oslo Guide, and brochures for activities, attractions and sightseeing tours. Personal suggestions and advice: Our employees know and love Oslo, and will do their best to help you make the most of your stay. Free WI-FI! Connect with your own phone, tablet or laptop. You will also find different screens and tablets in the Oslo Visitor Centre where you can find information and inspiration for your visit.
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Jernbanetorget 1 | Inside Ostbanehallen, Oslo 0154, Norway
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited this Centre 3 times during our 4 day stay. Staff very obliging with precise information, especially directions, maps and transport details. Can buy transport tickets here too. Thank you!!More

Thank 66Bubbles
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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback! We are glad to hear you found our staff helpful. As well as free information, visitors can purchase the Oslo Pass, tickets to city transportation, regional and national trains and buses, tickets to festivals, theatre and other...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Each time we went to the visitors center the team was patient, helpful, knowledgeable and courteous. For our first few days in Oslo we relied on them and they didn't disappoint.

Thank Joanne D
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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback! We are glad to hear you found our staff helpful. We hope you enjoyed your time in Oslo and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Oslo Visitor Centre - VisitOSLO

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The official info center for visitors to the city. Located next door to the central railway station at the end Karl Johan, “the Main Street” Pedestrian Street in Oslo. This office provides everything relative to the city from Oslo Card to pamphlets, tickets etc. Modern...More

Thank Tony C
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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback. The Oslo Visitor Centre is located within the Østbanehallen, a food hall adjacent the Oslo central station. As you mentioned, we sell the Oslo Pass and transport tickets, but also tickets to sightseeing, events, concerts, train tickets...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This office is a quick way to get very thorough information and purchase day passes to Oslo sights. The line moves quickly and the staff is very knowledgeable.More

Thank n0namegiv3n
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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback! We are glad to hear you found our visitor centre useful. As well as free information, visitors can purchase the Oslo Pass, tickets to city transportation, regional and national trains and buses, tickets to festivals, theatre and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff at the visitor center know all the answers! I would advise NOT going first thing in the morning because the visitors' center gets swarmed. If you do go early, take a number and wait patiently. This will give you time to think through...More

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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback! We are glad to hear you found our visitor centre useful and our staff friendly :) We hope you enjoyed your time in Oslo and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Oslo Visitor Centre -...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were very helpful and gave us answers to our questions. located in the Central railway station which is very convenient. you can get your Oslo Card here, which is a good idea if you are planning to visit a lot of museums.More

Thank Douglas H
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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback. The Oslo Pass gives you free entry to more than 30 museums and attractions, free travel on all public transport, free walking tours, discounts on sightseeing and special offers in some restaurants and shops. We hope you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly informed staff with no sales pitches, just options. Asked a few questions about our interests and gave clear ideas of what we actually had time to visit. Very much improved over our visit last week when we went during the day and it was...More

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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback! We are glad to hear you found our visitor centre useful. We hope you enjoyed your time in Oslo and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Oslo Visitor Centre - VisitOSLO

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very helpful and instructive only tip though is that if you are a student do. To get an Oslo Card as it saves about 20% yet Student rates are a third to a half...More

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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback. The Oslo Pass gives you free entry to more than 30 museums and attractions, free travel on all public transport, free walking tours, discounts on sightseeing and special offers in some restaurants and shops. Students can get...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Using Oslo pass is the best way to travel in Oslo. It covers the transportation e.g. bus, trams, subway, and also most of the main tourist spots' entrance fees. It helps saving money and super convenient!More

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Irene P, Front Office Manager at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback. The Oslo Pass gives you free entry to more than 30 museums and attractions, free travel on all public transport, free walking tours, discounts on sightseeing and special offers in some restaurants and shops. We hope you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Conveniently located just inside the Old Station part of Central Station. They were very helpful in providing guidance on how to get around the city via bus, tram and boat. We really appreciated info we received about the various boat/ferry services. Their guides and maps...More

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Sakina B, Informasjonskonsulent at Oslo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your much appreciated feedback! We are glad to hear you found our visitor centre useful. We hope you enjoyed your time in Oslo and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Oslo Visitor Centre - VisitOSLO

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chocolateisgoodcag
19 April 2018|
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Response from Irene P | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for contacting us. The HOHO bus does not stop close to the Botanical Garden unfortunately, you have to take the subway from the central station to Tøyen. As an alternative, you could walk from the cruise... More
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Dagmarav30
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Response from Claudio R | Property representative |
Hi The Oslo Pass includes free entrance to museums and free public transport within zones 1 & 2 (which includes transport to Drøbak, a popular destination outside of Oslo). The pass also includes free access to private... More
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Germangirl22
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No, the Oslo Pass is valid for public transport in zone 1 and 2 and gives you free entrance to all the major museums in Oslo. Feel free to visit Oslo Visitor Centre for tips and assistance.
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