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Sporveien T-Banen

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Address: Oslo, Norway
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+47 952 58 000
08:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:00

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Used to get to Holmenkollen

Was a super way to travel to and from Holmenkollen ski jump as the vast majority of the journey is above ground. Towards the top the train travels slowly as there are some very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Oslo, Norway
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375 reviews
178 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though it's not that fast and rather expensive it's a good choice for moving around in Oslo. Either you're going from downtown Oslo to the ski jump in Holmenkollen, The Tryvannstower or for a walk or swim in the forest at Sognsvann or other places. On the way to Holmenkollen it's offers amazing view of the capital.

Thank TerjeHoegberg
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35 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was a super way to travel to and from Holmenkollen ski jump as the vast majority of the journey is above ground. Towards the top the train travels slowly as there are some very sharp bends as it winds its way up the hillside. Amazing views and a good way to see a bit of the suburbs of Oslo.

Thank caztackley
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7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Enjoy the cosmopolitan relaxing urban life of Oslo. Take this time machine and enjoy the wooden treasures in constellations of evolving urban integration of architecture and nature. Ride all veins of Oslo and you will be amazed of the achievements of the Norwegian mind in this now the capital of your heart

Thank Henry B
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51 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The Subway in Oslo i expensive, slow and overfilled in the rush-hours. In the city-stations there are lots of pick-pockets and drug addicts. I have seen better and I have seen worse...

Thank Penntagon
Bealeton, Virginia
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216 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Really enjoyed my stay in Oslo because transportation was so easy with the trains & trams and buses. When you get a pass be sure to pick what region - I only did region one. Worth the money

Thank Jay M
Magny-le-Hongre, France
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47 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The Oslo subway is clean, safe and usually on time. It is about 30 mn from dowtown to get to Holmenkollen and Frognerseteren where there are ski and sledge runs.

Thank Stephthestew22
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163 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Leave your car at home. It is easy to get around using the Metro lines and when you can't get close enough to where you want to go, just change over to the tram. Easy travel to all museums and parks and the University. You can download the "RuterBillett" app and buy your ticket as you go.

Thank Lise C
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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347 reviews
118 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

OK it is an urban transit system but it is efficient, very clean and very helpfully there are announcements in English as well. I used it a few times but the journey to Frognerseteren in December was particularly attractive. It can be a great way of enjoying the local scenery. Good value tickets very easy to use and the trams... More 

Thank NB1957
Oslo, Norway
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302 reviews
168 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

It's a really easy system to use. You can get anywhere within 25 minutes. It's also cheap. Get a weekend or week ticket to save money

Thank Mikeair80
Huddinge, Sweden
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200 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Ruter# are responsible for the transportation on buses, Trams and Subway in Oslo (some ferries as well). All these transportations are clean and safe. The system is not to complicated either, Oslo is quite small but has many options in terms of transportation. The tickets can be bought from vending machines by subway stations, one can also download an app... More 

Thank Jimsan72

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