Travel to Oslo
You can save up to 20% on travel with the STAR ALLIANCE NETWORK The Star Alliance members airlines are appointed as the Official Airline Network for IPY Oslo Science Conference 2010.
To obtain the Star Alliance Conventions Plus discounts and for booking office information please visit http://www.staralliance.com/en/business-solutions/conventions-plus/ and:
1. Choose "Delegates"
2. Under "Delegates login" enter conventions code SK23S10.
3. Choose one of the participating airlines listed
4. Call the respective reservation contact listed and quote the conventions code SK23S10 when booking the ticket.
Registered participants plus one accompanying person travelling to the event can qualify for a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class of travel booked.
The participating airlines for this event are all listed STAR ALLIANCE Airlines.
Discounts are offered on most published business and economy class fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group fares and Round the World fares.
Please note: For travel from Japan and New Zealand special fares or discounts are offered by the participating airlines on their own network.
When making your travel plans please present confirmation of your registration or proof of attendance.
Airports / General information on other ways to travel
There are three airports near Oslo, the main airport is Oslo Airport Gardermoen. Gardermoen is located north of Oslo, 20 minutes by airport express train from the city centre. The venue, the Norway Convention Centre, is located close to the railway line midway between the airport and the city centre. There are also several buses from the airport to the city centre. There will be a welcome desk for conference participants in the arrivals hall on 7 June.
Sandefjord Airport Torp, which is located south of the city. Ryanair has connections from 12 cities in Europe to Torp. The bus service from Torp to Oslo takes about 1.5 hours.
The newest airport, Moss Airport Rygge, is located 70 km south of the city. The bus service from Rygge to Oslo takes about 1 hour 5 minutes.
Several international airlines fly to Oslo. Please search the internet or contact
From other parts of Norway, as well as from Sweden, there are excellent train and express bus services. You may also enjoy comfortable ferries from both Kiel and Copenhagen. Please check the options with travel agent.
Last updated: 09.04.2010