Dynamic Variation:
Choose Language
Search & Book
Dynamic Variation:
or search all of Norway
The facade of Hafslund Manor in Sarpsborg The facade of Hafslund Manor
Hafslund Manor, Sarpsborg.
Photo: VisitSarpsborg

In the flow of history


Centered on Europe’s largest waterfall, the town of Sarpsborg was founded a thousands years ago by Norway’s patron saint and most famous king.

Sandvika beach in Sarpsborg
Dusa beach in Grimsøy
The Genesis Sculpture in Sarpsborg
The Genesis Sculpture in Sarpsborg
Øystein Radich
Sarpsborg church
Sarpsborg church
Petroglyphs in Sarpsborg
Rock carvings in Sarpsborg
Bente Kjenstad Jæger
Olavsfestivalen in Sarpsborg
Olavsfestivalen in Sarpsborg
Sarpsborg Kommune
Soli brug in Sarpsborg
Soli brug in Sarpsborg

Getting here and around

Get in-depth travel information on Sarpsborg's official website

  • By train

    By train

    The Østfold railway, operated by NSB (the Norwegian State Railways), runs between Oslo and Fredrikstad via Sarpsborg several times a day. The journey from Oslo to Sarpsborg takes about one and a half hour. Check out NSB's website for prices and timetables.

  • By road

    By road

    There are daily bus departures between Oslo and Sarpsborg.

    The motorway, E6, passes through Sarpsborg, so getting here by car is easy. Travel time from Oslo is about one hour.

  • By plane

    By plane

    Oslo Airport is situated 134 kilometers north of Saprsborg, and from there you can take an express train or bus to Oslo Central Station (Oslo S ). From Oslo you can reach Sarpsborg by train or bus.

Sarpsborg also offers ...

There is no need to wait until you’re here to find out what you’d like to do. Filter your search and check out the offers below.