Venue & Accommodation
Venue: Conference room in Thon Hotel: Sor Norge
Thon Hotel Arena
Tel: +47 66 93 60 00
The hotel is centrally located in Lillestrom, connecting directly to Norway Trade Fairs through a walkway and is within short walking distance to Lillestrom train station. The train journey is only 12 minutes from Gardermoen International Airport.
Free wireless internet access is available throughout the hotel.
Book your accommodation as early as possible as prices increase for the Norshipping fair and most hotels sell out.
Hotel deals for the VPO Forum Oslo during Nor-Shipping:
Alternatively, if you would like assistance with your hotel booking, you can contact Jessica Heili, Hotel Concierge. Please email Jessica with your requirements, phone number and quote Special Reference Code M6XZW to Jessica_Heili@HotelMap.com she will get back to you.
Oslo has one airport - Gardermoen - 45 km from the city centre. The fastest way to downtown Oslo is by Flytoget, the shuttle train - a 20 minute journey into the city centre. Trains run every 10 minutes. Please check prices and timetable prior to traveling. http://www.flytoget.no/eng/
Another option is the regional train that connects the airport with Oslo S - the main railway station. Journey time I approximately 25 minutes.
The taxi rank is immediately outside the Arrivals Hall.
To book an airport cab, call:
Oslo Taxi - Tel +47 02323
Norges Taxi - Tel +47 08000
Taxi 2 - Tel +47 02202
Christiania Taxi - Tel +47 02365
City Taxi - Tel +47 02322
Oslo - Official City App:
· free app for iPhone, iPad and Android
· works when roaming is turned off
· available in Norwegian, English and German
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