The Ny-Ålesund Seminar is supported by the Norwegian Research Council

Location and travel information

Lillestrøn Centre of Expertise - Kunnskapsbyen Lillestrøm - is located in Kjeller, 20 km east of Oslo, in the same area as the Norwegian Institute for Air Research. The centre is approximately 30 km to the south of Oslo airport Gardemon.

Address:         Kunnskapsbyen Lillestrøm
                      Gunnar Randersvei 24 - 4 etg.
                      NO-2007 Kjeller

 How to get to the meeting:

Map of Kjeller and Forskningsparken (The Science Park), including NILU's location.

From Gardemoen, Oslo International Airport:

  • Take the airport express train 'Flytoget' to Lillestrøm station. The express train takes 12 minutes. Be aware that every second airport express train does not stop in Lillestrøm, but goes directly to Oslo. Alternative you can take a local/regional train to Lillestrøm, which takes 24/14 mintues. From Lillestrøm station take a taxi or a local buss to the Science Park at Kjeller, buss-stop: 'Forskningsparken (Skedsmo)' 

From Oslo:

  • Take the train to Lillestrøm. From there a taxi or local buss to the Science Park at Kjeller. Alternatively take a buss from Oslo central buss station to the buss-stop 'Forskningsparken (Skedsmo)'. 

Timetables and faires

    • The price for a single-ticket for the airport express train is 130 NOK Gardemon-Lillestrøm (65 NOK for students) and 170 NOK for Gardemon-Oslo city (85 NOK for students under 31 with valid student ID).
    • The local/regional train faire is 80 NOK for a singel ticket.
    • Single buss ticket Lillestrøm train station - Forskningsparken 28 NOK
    • Single buss ticker Oslo S - Forskningsparken 64 NOK on buss (48 NOK pre-payed)
    • Taxis are relative expensive in Norway. Ask at the aiport puclic transportatin desk for a cab with a fixed price. The fair Gardemon-Lilletrøm/Kjeller daytime before 18:00 is 470 NOK (+100 night). To Oslo city center the fair fair is 820 NOK.