All-time passenger high at Oslo Airport

September passenger figures reach almost 2 million

The continuing strength of Norwegians’ purchasing power is said to be behind the strong growth in passenger figures at Oslo Airport. These reached 1,971,231 in September, an all-time high for this month and 7.4% more than September 2010. “We see that the purchasing power of Norwegians is still strong, and this applies to both business and private passengers,” Knut Stabæk, marketing director for traffic development, said.
Much of the growth came as a result of the increasingly popularity of domestic routes, where the number of passengers increased by 7.9% year-on-year, as opposed to a 7% growth on international flights. The routes with the biggest increases were to Tromsø, Ålesund, Bodø and Stockholm.
Aviator
[pictured: Boarding at Oslo Airport; Photo: Trond Isaksen / Oslo Lufthavn AS]

x

Check Also

Avinor, Oslo, airport, gardermoen, upgrade, construction, Schengen, pier, aircraft, airline, airside, apron, gates

Construction time again for Oslo Airport

Following what has already been large-scale building works, now another part of the terminal will get an upgrade.

Oslo, airport, borehole, geothermal, heat, ice, snow, winter, natural, environment, airport, engine test site, ground

Why is an airport drilling Norway’s deepest borehole?

Heat from Norway’s deepest ever geothermal borehole will be put to good use at Oslo Gardermoen.

Oslo Airport, busiest, days, summer, 2018, passengers, numbers, passport, self-service

Busiest summer days for Oslo flights

Norway’s main airport will have never been busier, with some days expecting over 100,000 passengers.

Oslo Airport, Gardermoen, bunad, traditional costume, jewellery, security, airport, constitution day, cake

Fast security for bunad-wearing passengers

Oslo Airport celebrates Constitution Day by offering speedy security for passengers in traditional costume.

Oslo, airport, Gardermoen, art, Munch, painting, sculpture, museum, terminal, public

Exhibition of a Munch original – at an airport

Oslo’s famous Munch Museum is showing an original work of art outside the museum for the first time.

Asiana, Korean Air, charter, incoming, tourism, inbound, Norway, Oslo, Avinor

Norway-South Korea summer capacity rises

The increased capacity “will contribute to important value creation for the Norwegian tourism industry.”