Ferry from Kiel to Oslo

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

You can travel by ferry from the German port of Kiel to Oslo, the capital of Norway, and begin your journey in Scandinavia! Learn more about the Kiel - Oslo ferry route on Ferryhopper and plan your ferry trip hassle-free.

Ferry schedules from Kiel to Oslo

Kiel Oslo Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 14:00 Last trip: 14:00 Average duration: 20h Price range: 266.00 € - 1,298.00 €
Oslo Kiel Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 14:00 Last trip: 14:00 Average duration: 20h Price range: 274.00 € - 1,338.00 €
Ferry companies COLOR LINE

Is there a ferry from Kiel to Oslo?

Yes, there is a ferry route from Kiel to Oslo that is served once a day by the company of Color Line. The ferries operating on this route offer numerous services, ensuring a smooth trip from Germany to Norway.

What’s the ferry schedule from Kiel to Oslo?

There are usually 7-8 weekly ferries from Kiel to Oslo. Normally, ferries depart at around 14:00, arriving at the port of Oslo the following morning, at 10:00.

Keep in mind that ferry availability and frequency may vary depending on the season.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Kiel to Oslo?

Tickets for the Kiel - Oslo ferries start at around €266 per passenger. The final cost may vary depending on the available offers, the type of accommodation you’ve chosen, as well as vehicle selection.


When planning your trip on Ferryhopper, you can compare all available offers and travel by ferry at the lowest prices!

Any available offers for our ferry routes will be automatically applied as you book your ferry tickets for the crossing you’re interested in.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Kiel to Oslo?

Normally, ferries to Oslo from Kiel make the crossing in around 20 hr.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Kiel to Oslo?

There are only conventional ferries serving the Kiel - Oslo route, arriving in about 20 hr.

What’s the distance between Kiel and Oslo?

The distance between Kiel in Germany and Oslo is approximately 331 nautical miles (around 613 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Oslo from Kiel

Below, you can find our travel tips for your trip to Oslo:

  • Make sure to arrive as early as possible at the port of Kiel, especially if you’re traveling by vehicle.
  • Ferries to Oslo provide passengers with stunning views of the Oslofjord and its little islands! Get ready to enjoy the scenery as you approach the port of the Norwegian capital.
  • You can also reach Oslo from the ports of Denmark by ferry! Check out the Copenhagen - Oslo and Frederikshavn - Oslo routes on Ferryhopper!

Where to take the ferry from Kiel to Oslo

The port of Kiel lies on the Baltic Sea coast of Germany. The port is divided into 4 main areas, with Norwegenkai mainly serving the ferry route to Oslo.

You can easily get there by car, public transport or on foot, depending on your point of departure. It’s about 8 km from the airport of Kiel and a 5-minute-long drive from the central railway station of the city.

Can I travel on the ferry from Kiel to Oslo with a car?

Yes, you can embark your vehicle on the ferry to Oslo from Kiel and explore Norway at your own pace.

Ferry luggage

On the ferries of Color Line, up to 50 kg of luggage is allowed per passenger. 

Important: during embarkation and disembarkation, there is professional assistance available for people with disabilities.


There is a wide range of cabins to choose from when traveling to Oslo from Kiel, depending on your needs and budget.

Pet travel

You can bring along your pet on the ferries of Color Line. Please note that pets are not allowed in public areas and should remain either in your vehicle or in the kennel on the car deck throughout the ferry trip to Oslo. 

Make sure to carry along all the necessary pet tickets, documents and any additional supplies for a smooth trip with your little companion!

Book cheap ferry tickets from Kiel to Oslo

You can book ferry tickets from Kiel to Oslo on Ferryhopper. Check out our interactive Map of ferries and gather inspiration for your next trip, browse all available connections across the Baltic Sea, compare schedules and plan your ferry trip easily and quickly!