Ferry crossing from Kiel to Oslo
The ferry from Kiel to Oslo is a luxurious cruise ferry. The boat is equipped with extra entertainment and comfort to make the crossing even more fun. This crossing can therefore also be booked as a mini-cruise for two days. The stay in Oslo in this option is different but very short.
On this page, you will find a lot of information and tips about this ferry service.
Route from The Netherlands to Kiel and Oslo
From the Netherlands, the harbor of Kiel can be reached in a 10-hour drive (930 km from the center of the Netherlands). after you reach Kiel you can board in the evening and you will be in Oslo the next day. This crossing is a night crossing where you check in at 9.15 pm and depart at 11.45 pm.
Timetable Kiel – Oslo
The ferries between Oslo and Kiel have a fixed timetable. The ships Color Magic and Color Fantasy both return and depart from both Kiel and Oslo at 14:00.
Departure and arrival times±
- From Kiel to Oslo: 14:00-10:00
- From Oslo to Kiel: 14:00-10:00
Departure, sailing time & arrival
Passengers traveling with a vehicle must be present at the terminal two hours in advance. Foot passengers must be present at least 60 minutes before departure. The check-in counters close at least 15 minutes before the boat departs. Passengers taking a mini cruise from Kiel can use this 15 minutes as the latest check-in time in Oslo.
Color Line Terminal Norwegenkai 24143 Kiel/Garden
The ferry from Kiel to Oslo and vice versa is a cruiseferry and it takes around 20 hours to make the crossing.
PB 1422, Vika
Ferry Kiel-Oslo costs
This crossing of Color Line is not cheap, but we cover quite a distance. In addition, this crossing is a night trip, which saves you costs on accommodation. So you do get value for money. Comparable crossings such as Eemshaven-Kristiansand can be even more expensive.
Rates one-way crossing Kiel – Oslo
- The starting price for a 2 persons 1-passenger car is €414.
- The starting price for 2 persons without transport is €264,-
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Frequently Asked Questions Kiel-Oslo ferry
There are a number of questions that are often asked about this crossing:
Which ferry companies operate between Kiel and Oslo
Currently, this route is only sailed by the shipping company Color Line.
What are good alternatives for this crossing?