Getting to Sweden from Norway
If you are looking to travel by ferry from Norway to Sweden, there is currently only one direct crossing available between the two countries, which is the ferry operated by Color Line and Fjord Line and sails between Strömstad and Sandefjord, and vice versa.
It's worth noting that a ferry connection between Oslo and Gothenburg was previously available, but it has been suspended indefinitely due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
However, there is an alternative option to travel from Norway to Sweden via Denmark. Fjord Line operates a ferry connection between Kristiansand in Norway and Hirtshals in Denmark. From Hirtshals you can get to Frederikshavn quite fast and then by ferry to Gothenburg for example.
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Norway to Sweden ferry Information
Travelling by ferry between Norway and Sweden is a wonderful way to enjoy the stunning scenery of the Scandinavian coastline. The most popular route is the direct ferry connection operated by Color Line and Fjord Line between Stromstad in Sweden and Sandefjord in Norway.
The ferry runs daily, taking approximately 2-2.5 hours, and offers passengers the chance to take in breathtaking views of the Norwegian and Swedish coastlines. Onboard, you'll find a range of amenities, including cafes, restaurants, and comfortable seating areas, ensuring a pleasant and relaxing journey.
Strömstad is a charming seaside town situated on Sweden's west coast, famous for its picturesque archipelago and bustling harbour. It's a popular destination for summer holidays, offering a range of outdoor activities such as hiking, swimming, and kayaking.
The town also boasts a vibrant culinary scene, with many seafood restaurants serving up fresh, locally sourced produce.
Sandefjord is a coastal town located on the southeast coast of Norway, with a rich maritime history and beautiful fjords. The town is home to a number of cultural attractions, including the Whaling Museum, which tells the story of Sandefjord's history as one of Norway's most significant whaling centres.
The downtown area is a bustling hub of activity, with a range of shops, cafes, and restaurants to explore, making it the perfect place to relax and soak up the Norwegian culture
Travelling to Sweden from Norway via Denmark
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Looking for a ferry crossing to Sweden from Norway? With our online booking module, it's never been easier to find and book your desired route. Simply enter your departure port, destination, and travel dates, and our system will display the best routes and possible alternatives.
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Frequently Asked Questions: Norway to Sweden
he direct ferry crossing from Sandefjord in Norway to Stromstad in Sweden typically takes around 2.5 hours. However, if you choose to travel from Norway to Sweden via Denmark, the duration of the journey will depend on the route you take and the ferry schedules.
The ferry from Strömstad to Sandefjord is quite cheap compared to a lot of other ferry crossings. In peak season a ferry-ride with a car and 2 persons will cost approximately €50,-.