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The cheapest ferries from Copenhagen to Oslo

Showing times and prices for Jun 20

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap ferry ticket from Copenhagen to Oslo is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
DFDS
03:00PM19h00
Copenhagen
10:00AMOslo
$921One-way
0 transfers

Copenhagen to Oslo Ferry Timetables

OperatorDeparture TimeArrival TimeDurationSailing Days
Operator
DFDS
Departure Time
03:00PM
Arrival Time
10:00AM
Duration
19h00
Sailing Days
Everyday

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Fastest ferry times from Copenhagen to Oslo

Showing times and prices for Jun 20

Fastest Journey

19 h

Average

19 h

Ferries per day

1

Distance

483 km

Of the 1 ferries that leave Copenhagen for Oslo every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
DFDS
03:00PM19h00
Copenhagen
10:00AMOslo
$921One-way
0 transfers

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Offers and deals from Copenhagen to Oslo

Discover the offers available on trains covering the route from Copenhagen to Oslo and choose the solutions that best suit your needs. Below, you will find a selection of the most popular offers proposed by Trenitalia and Italo

Up to 50% off
Up to 50% off DFDS from Denmark to Norway
Book your DFDS ferries between Denmark and Norway in advance and get up to 50% off the cabin and vehicle fares on a wide selection of sailings between Copenhagen and Oslo until the 25th of September 2024.
Early Bird
Early bird tickets for Western France
Early bird deals for sailings to France with DFDS! Newhaver to Dieppe route bookings are open until January 2025 and you can get one-way tickets from £49* for two passengers and a standard car, when travelling between the 4th of January and the 30th of April 2024 or between the 1st of October and the 15th of December 2024. Travel with your tourist or camper van for the same price as with a car. You can also add a trailer or a caravan to your car for free!

Overview: Ferry from Copenhagen to Oslo

distanceDistance299 miles (483 km)
durationAverage ferry duration17 h 30 min
priceAverage ferry ticket price$78 (€68)
changesDirect ferryYes
carriersFerry operatorsDFDS
cabinsCabins:Yes
vehiclesVehicles:Yes
footPassengersFoot passengers:Yes

Ferries from Copenhagen to Oslo cover the 299 miles (483 km) long route taking on average 17 h 30 min with our travel partners like DFDS. There are direct ferry services available. You can get the cheapest ferry tickets for this journey for as low as $16 (€14), but the average price of ferry tickets is $78 (€68).

Ferry operators: DFDS from Copenhagen to Oslo

DFDS ferries will get you between Copenhagen and Oslo from $60 (€52). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best ferry times and tickets for your trip.

DFDS is a Danish shipping and logistics company that operates a fleet of ferries that provide transportation services for passengers and cargo across several routes in Europe. The company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark. Some of the routes operated by DFDS include crossings between Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Norway, the UK, and Holland.

Ferry information from Copenhagen to Oslo with DFDS:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $60

Ferry from Copenhagen to Oslo

The ferry trip that connects you from the Danish capital to the Norwegian capital is one of the most popular ferry routes used in Denmark. Ferries from Copenhagen to Oslo are provided approximately seven times a week from one ferry carrier providing this route, the Det Forenede Dampskibs-Selskab (DFDS). Foot passengers can carry luggage with them on the ferry while vehicle passengers may leave as much luggage as they want in their car during this trip. The duration of this route largely depends on the season and on the month, as well as in consequence of the weather, however, on average the trip should take approximately 17 hours to make. Nonetheless, you can find more specific details on the duration of the journey while closer to your departure date. 

Ferry schedules Copenhagen to Oslo?

The schedule for the ferries from Copenhagen to Oslo may be disrupted for multiple reasons which may include severe weather changes. However, the typical schedule for this route departs from Copenhagen on the DFDS Seaways Terminal (Dampfærgevej 30) at around 4:30 p.m. and arrives in Oslo in the Oslo UII Ferry Terminal Utstikker II (Vippetangen SKUR) at 9:45 a.m. taking on average 17 hours of journey time. The route does not include any stopovers or changes, making it a conveniently direct trip. The ferries catered by DFDS usually offer all the necessary amenities on board, such as bathrooms and seating, to provide you with the utmost comfort for this trip.

How to find cheap ferries from Copenhagen to Oslo?

The prices for ferries from Copenhagen to Oslo can fluctuate with the month and seasons. Nonetheless, the average price for a ticket is usually of around 270 USD. If you wish to save up money and find an affordable ticket for this journey, it may be advantageous to book your tickets between a few weeks and a month ahead of your departure date. Moreover, being flexible with your travel dates might help you find the best offer for your ticket. Using the services provided by Omio, you can find the best prices for the ferries that cater to this route. 

How long is the ferry journey from Copenhagen to Oslo?

The average journey with ferries from Copenhagen to Oslo usually depends on the weather and the specific season. Nonetheless, the average time it takes to complete this journey is just over 17 hours. Travelers are advised to check-in at the port no less than 30 minutes before their departure. Concerning this specific route, this means that travelers must check-in at the port by around 4:00 p.m. on the departure date. Since this ferry provides for vehicle passengers as well, travelers with a vehicle must check their confirmation email for the designated check-in time for their vehicle (which may be different that the standard 30 minutes before departure). 

 What do you need to know before traveling by ferry from Copenhagen to Oslo?

Departure port: Travelers will be able to depart from Copenhagen at the DFDS Seaways Terminal which is located in Dampfærgevej 30, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark. The terminal is open Monday to Wednesday from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The port is located just about 2 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center and it is easily reachable, as well as directly connected, with several bus lines and one subway line, in all the distance traveled will take less than 30 minutes. At the port, you will be able to find plenty of shops, a money exchange facility, cafes and restaurants which you may use while waiting on your ferry. Passengers with limited mobility will find designated bathrooms for their comfort, as well as ideal wheelchair access to the ferries from the port terminal. 

Port of arrival: Once arrived in Oslo travelers will be at the Oslo UII Ferry Terminal Utstikker II which is located in Vippetangen SKUR, 42 0150 Oslo, Norway. The terminal is open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday to Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The port is located just about less than a mile (1.3 km) away from the city center and it can be easily reached with a direct bus. The total distance for this journey can be traveled in less than 10 minutes, making this an easy terminal to reach from any corner of Oslo. The port is equipped with bathrooms and waiting facilities, as well as a couple of restaurants and cafes in the surrounding area. Passengers with limited mobility will find designated bathrooms for their comfort, as well as guaranteed support for boarding the ferry. 

FAQs: Ferry from Copenhagen to Oslo

FAQs: Take the ferry to Oslo easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Copenhagen to Oslo.
FAQs
Cheap ferry tickets from Copenhagen to Oslo can start from as little as $16 (€14) when you book in advance. The average ferry ticket price for Copenhagen to Oslo is $78 (€68); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The ferry time from Copenhagen to Oslo is on average 17 h 30 min   for the 299 mile (483 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Copenhagen to Oslo by ferry can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first ferry from Copenhagen to Oslo leaves at 1: 00 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last ferry from Copenhagen to Oslo leaves at 3: 30 PM.
Yes, you can book a cabin on sailings from Copenhagen to Oslo with DFDS
Yes, travelling with a vehicle from Copenhagen to Oslo is possible with DFDS.
Yes, travelling as a foot passenger from Copenhagen to Oslo is possible with with DFDS. We recommend arriving at least one hour before the trip if you are travelling on foot but please check specific times for each route. If you need book your travel to the departure port check our trains, buses and flight options on Omio.
Take the Copenhagen to Oslo ferry with DFDS. However, it's always good to check out all possible ferry operators for the journey between Copenhagen and Oslo as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the ferry most frequently from Copenhagen (DFDS) Ferry Terminal, which is located around 2.4 miles (3.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the ferry at Oslo, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a ferry from Copenhagen to Oslo is April.
You have options as you can travel between Copenhagen and Oslo 4 different ways: train, bus, flight or ferry.
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