Norway travel advice

Norway travel advice
Most visits to Norway are trouble-free but you should be aware of the global risk of indiscriminate international terrorist attacks, which could be against civilian targets, including places frequented by foreigners.


Visas are not required for Norway but you must hold a valid British Passport a National Identity Card.

Travellers should not become involved with drugs of any kind. Possession of even small quantities can lead to heavy fines and/or imprisonment.

This advice is based on information provided by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the UK. It is correct at time of publishing. As the situation can change rapidly, visitors are advised to contact the following organisations for the latest travel advice:

British Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Tel: 0845 850 2829.

US Department of State

Embassies and tourist offices

Innovation Norway in the USA

655 Third Avenue, Suite 1810, New York, NY 10017, USA
Tel: (202) 885 9700.

British Embassy in Norway

Thomas Heftyesgate 8, 0244 Oslo, Norway
Tel: 2313 2700.

Innovation Norway in the UK

5th floor, Charles House, 5 Lower Regent Street, London SW1 4LR, UK
Tel: (020) 7839 8800.

Royal Norwegian Embassy in the UK

25 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8QD, UK
Tel: (020) 7591 5500.
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 0900-1600 (general enquiries); Mon-Fri 1000-1100 (phone calls to consular section); 1100-1200 except Wed (visits in person to consular section).

Royal Norwegian Embassy in the USA

2720 34th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Tel: (202) 333 6000.