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SAS Scandinavian Airlines jet

Affected SAS Passengers Should Apply For Extra Compensation

The Norwegian Consumer Council is encouraging passengers hit by the SAS strike to apply for additional compensation from the airline. The SAS pilot strike is over. On Thursday evening, the parties reached an agreement that saw...
A Hainan Airlines jet

New Oslo-Beijing Route Launches This May

Both tourism and trade are set to benefit from a new direct route linking Norway and China. The much-anticipated Hainan Airlines flight between Oslo and Beijing has finally been given a start date: 15 May, 2019 The...
Famous viewpoint of the Geirangerfjord in Norway

Cruise Visits Surge In Norway

Norway is more popular than ever before as a cruise destination, with Bergen the busiest port. New figures show a strong increase of more than 1.5 million cruise passenger visits to Norway over the last seven...
Norway's new Vy brand

NSB & Nettbuss Rebrand to Vy

Norway's long-distance bus and train companies are uniting a new brand, Vy, but not everyone is happy about it. The NSB Group operates rail and bus services in Norway and Sweden including Norway’s largest bus company,...
Norwegian Max airplane flying to Norway

Norwegian Grounds 18 Planes

Following recommendations from the European aviation authorities, Norwegian has temporarily grounded its 18 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft. The move follows last weekend's air disaster in Ethiopia, which involved a MAX 8 aircraft. The cause has...
A flying cat

Loganair Take Over Oslo & Stavanger Routes

Two key routes for the energy industry are to be resurrected by Loganair after the collapse of Flybmi at the weekend. When Flybmi announced its sudden end to operations and bankruptcy at the weekend, two key...
Norwegian cabin in Reine, Lofoten

New Travel Record in Norway

Measured by the number of guest nights in Norwegian hotels, Norway's travel industry enjoyed its fifth record-breaking year in a row in 2018. 33.8 million. According to figures released by Statistics Norway today, that's how many accommodation...
Amerikalinjen on Jernbanetorget in Oslo

Amerikalinjen: Oslo’s Norwegian American Hotel

Norwegian American heritage is remembered with the launch of this new hotel in Oslo in early 2019. Amerikalinjen will fill the original building from 1919 that was once used as the headquarters of the Norwegian America Line,...
MS Finnmark museum design

New Hurtigruten Museum Design Announced

The museum of the iconic Norwegian shipping line in Stokmarknes is to get a swanky new upgrade. The Nordic construction and civil engineering company Peab have released images of the new Hurtigruten museum set to open in...
Norwegian reward program

Complaints Against Norwegian Soaring

Norwegian's global expansion, low fares and ever-expanding list of long-haul destinations may be winning them heaps of fans, but not everyone is pleased after a summer of disruption. The disruptive low-cost carrier suffered the biggest number...