Hop on and off an open top bus and discover Oslo, an easy-going city that boasts world-class museums, a lively nightlife and plenty of outdoor activities and where many locals are keen hikers, skiers or sailors.
Oslo, the oldest of the Scandanavian Capitals, was founded by Harald Hadrade in the 11th century and is surrounded by mountains at the head of a 70 mile fjord. Oslo is an easy-going city where history meets modernity.
The city boasts world-class museums, a lively nightlife and plenty of outdoor activities and many locals are keen hikers, skiers or sailors. See the city from the top deck of an open top bus and enjoy 360 degree views of the city.
Hop on and off the bus tour at your leisure at conveniently located stops around the city.
Stop 1 - The National Theatre & The Ibsen Museum
Stop 2 - Norwegian Parliament & National Museum
Stop 3 - Karl Johan gate & The Royal Palace
Stop 4 - Majorstuen (transfer to Homenkollen Ski Museum and Tower)
Stop 5 - Frogner Park & The Vigeland installation
Stop 6 - Norwegian Museum of Cultural history
Stop 7 - The Viking ship Museum
Stop 8 - Kon-Tiki, Fram Polar ship & Maritime Museum
Stop 9 - The Viking ship Museum
Stop 10 - Norwegian Museum of Cultural History
Stop 11 - Aker Brygge & The Astrup Fearnley Museum
Stop 12 - Nobel Peace Center, Stenersen Museum & Oslo City Hall
Stop 13 - Akershus Castle & Fortress, Museum of Contemporary Art
Stop 14 - Oslo Cruise Ship Terminal
Stop 15 - DFDS Ferry Terminal Oslo
Stop 16 - Oslo Opera House, Barcode Buildings, tram to Ekeberg Sculpture Park
Stop 17 - Oslo Central Station, Karl Johans gate
Loop duration: 90 minutes
Frequency: 30 minutes
Pre-recorded English, Spanish, French, Norwegian, Japanese, Italian, Russian and German.
Children below 5 years old are free of charge.
Schedules are subject to change.
All ticket validities are for consecutive hours/days from first use.
A 1-day ticket is valid only for the day of redemption.
The same principle applies for a 2-day/ 48-hour (or more) ticket.
Hop-on Hop-off Ticket
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
Location and direction
Voucher Exchange Procedure:
Please present your VELTRA voucher to the bus driver at any of the official bus stops along the route for the ticket exchange.
Here are some of the popular landmarks that the routes will pass by:
1. The Viking ship Museum
2. Oslo Opera House
3. Norwegian Parliament
4. Nobel Peace Center
Click on the picture to enlarge and see the detailed map.
The Oslo Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour is available from April to October only.
First Departure: 10:00
last Departure: 16:30
Duration: 90 minutes
Frequency: 30 minutes
1. The National Theatre
2. Norwegian Parliament
5. Vigeland Sculpture Park
6. Norwegian Museum of Cultural history
7. The Viking Ship Museum
8. Kon-Tiki, Fram Polar ship & Maritime Museum
9. The Viking Ship Museum 2
10. Norwegian Museum of Cultural History
11. Aker Brygge
12. Nobel Peace Center
13. Akershus Castle & Fortress
14. Oslo Cruise Ship Terminal
15. DFDS Ferry Terminal
16. Oslo Opera House
17. Oslo Central Station
18. Oslo Cathedral
Cruise Specific Information:
Cruise guests arriving into Oslo will be able to board the buses directly outside of the cruise terminal. Guests will be required to walk approx. 5 minutes from the ship to board the bus, (guests may have to walk through a main building and security port gates). Bus arrival usually coincides with cruise ship disembarkation times however please note the above tour specifics.
Price & Options
This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Printed VELTRA voucher
You may choose to hop on the bus at any stop along the route and exchange your voucher there.
Ticket validity is for consecutive hours from first use. A 24-hour ticket is valid from the time redeemed until the same time the following day. The same principle applies for a 48-hour (or more) ticket.
You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present to a bus driver at any of the designated stops. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
The on-board bus audio guide is available in the following languages: English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Russian, Japanese and Norwegian.
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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