Travel information

The conference is taking place at Son Spa Hotel, a 40 minute drive outside Oslo, Norway. Below you will find som useful links to online travel information. Please contact Janet Skallerud at if you have specific questions about your travel.

Transport to Norway

The normal route for international delegates is to fly to either Oslo Airport Gardermoen or to Rygge Airport. From the airport you can use public transportation or taxi. Some local delegates may want to get to the conference by car. You can find useful information about transport to and from Norway at

We are planning to offer bus transportation for all delegates from Son to Oslo on Friday after the conference. From Oslo to Gardermoen it is only 30 minute by train.


Oslo Airport Gardermoen
Oslo Airport Gardermoen (OSL) is 100 km from Son and the main airport for the Oslo region. Gardermoen is a destination for many airlines. You can get from Gardermoen to Son by train or bus via Oslo and Sonsveien station.
Rygge Airport
Rygge Airport (RYG) is 20 km from Son and is a destination for Danish Air Transport, Norwegian Air Shuttle, and Ryanair. You can get from Rygge to Son by taxi or bus via Sonsveien station.
Torp Airport
Sandefjord Airport Torp (TRF) is only 60 km from Son, but situated at the west side of the Oslo fjord. It is therefore hard to get from Torp to Son by public transportation. The best route is by bus and ferry via Horten and Moss. Torp is a destination for Norwegian Air Shuttle, Ryanair, Widerøe, and Wizz Air.

You can find more information about getting to and from the airports near Oslo at


This is one of the most affordable ways to get from Gardermoen Airport to Son. The local train station for Son is Sonsveien station. You can access the timetable via NSB's homepage at Also the fastest way to travel between Gardermoen and Oslo is by the Airport Express train at


A private bus service NOR-WAY bussekspress departs from both Gardermoen and Rygge airports, stopping at Sonsveien station. Information about public transportation within Norway can be found at Timetable for local transportation can be also be found at

From Sonsveien station to the hotel you can take local bus "932" and exit at "Brevikbukta" or you can call the local taxi service (Follo taxi). The telephone number is 06485.


Taxi may be convenient for delegates flying into Rygge Airport or if you are travelling by train or bus to Sonsveien station. Taxi information can be found here. The local taxi service for Son is Follo taxi. Remember to ask for the price before you start the travel.


Son is a 40 minute drive from Oslo (see route)
Son is a 3 hour drive from Gothenburg (see route)
Son is a 1 hour drive from Oslo Airport Gardermoen (see route)
Son is a 20 minute drive from Rygge Airport (see route)
Son is a 1 hour drive (including ferry time) from Torp Airport (see route)