A summer holiday in Oslo is for those who like donning their walking shoes and getting out into the beautiful countryside surrounding the city. Museum fans will revel in an Oslo holiday too, with plenty of institutions offering extended opening hours during the summer months.

Direct Flights to Oslo, Norway

Direct Flights to Oslo, Norway
The charming city of Oslo is a cosmopolitan hotch potch of old and new buildings, superb cultural attractions, a wide range of exciting nightlife and entertainment and an ideal destination for those who love the great outdoors.

Situated at the head of Oslo Fjord and surrounded by beautiful forest, it is one of Europe’s largest capital cities in terms of the distance it covers but also one of the least populated with a population of just over half a million.

There is a good choice of scheduled airlines that operate flights from the UK to Oslo including Austrian Airlines, TAP, Wizz Air, Lufthansa and Air France. If you’re looking for direct flights to Oslo, try SAS, Norwegian or British Airways. For good offers on low cost flights to Oslo, Norway, Ryanair flies to Oslo from the UK.

Cheap flights to Oslo, Norway

Norway’s capital city enjoys a superb waterside location with countless boat trip possibilities to the many nearby Fjord islands, in the summer hiking, cycling and sailing are very popular and in winter, the city is transformed with numerous cross-country ski trails as well as being close to many local ski centres.

Rich in world-class cultural attractions, Oslo boasts over 50 museums and art galleries. Don’t miss the Munch Museum, home to Edvard Munch’s famous piece ‘The Scream’ and Vigeland Sculpture Park with an impressive collection of over 200 sculptures by Gustav Vigeland.

Other popular Oslo attractions are the superb Viking Ship Museum, The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet and the TusenFryd Amusement Park perfect if you’re on a family holiday. Sample the gourmet restaurants, relax over a coffee or a beer in one of Oslo’s many cafes and bars and immerse yourself in the vibrant nightlife which ranges from live music to opera and ballet.

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Directflights.com recommends that you book in advance and try and avoid peak times of the year in order to find the cheapest flights to Oslo, Norway. However with airlines releasing special fares and seat sales throughout the year, it is usually possible to find cheap flights to Oslo fairly easily.

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Oslo Climate

Oslo Climate
Although well into the northern latitudes, Oslo's climate is fairly temperate thanks to warm air being wafted across the Atlantic from the Gulf Stream. Summer weather in Oslo is mild and pleasant, with frequent hot spells, and plenty of long sunny days. In winter temperatures hover just above or below freezing. Snow is plentiful in winter, making the city a great winter sports venue, and rainfall is spread across the year, the rainiest month being August.