The ship of Holland Norway Lines, the MS Romantika, on the North Sea

Travel Information

Travel documents

When you want to travel to Norway for less than 90 days, you do not need a visa, as long as you are in possession of a passport of one of the Schengen countries. Travelling to Norway is only possible with a valid passport or valid identity card. Please note: a driver’s license is not a valid travel document!

Transport to the terminal

  • Our terminals
    For information about our terminals please go to our contact page.
  • Travelling with your own vehicle
    If you are coming to the terminal in the Eemshaven with your own vehicle, we advise you to plan your trip in advance and use the following site: Groningen Bereikbaar.
  • Travelling with public transport
    If you are travelling with public transport to the terminal in the Eemshaven, you can get off at Eemshaven Station. Please consult or for planning your trip. There are several train taxis driving from the train station in Eemshaven to our terminal, starting from 13:00 pm. You can pre-book this taxi for €2 per person.


For more information about the quantity of luggage you are allowed to bring with you on board and which items are allowed/prohibited from bringing, we kindly refer you to our terms and conditions.

Toll in Norway

Before your trip, read more information about paying tolls in Norway on this website.

Tax Returns

In some cases it is possible to fill in a tax return form for goods purchased in Norway. You can arrange this while you are still in Norway. In order to do so, you need to first request a tax return form. You can request a form online, before you travel. You can do that on this site. Take the following steps: 1. Choose ‘Travelling to and from Norway’ 2. Choose ‘Travelling from Norway’ 3. Choose ‘Reimbursement of VAT to tourists’ 4. Download the form and bring it to Norway, to fill it in there In Kristiansand, you can have your form validated at Nord Gifts, in the Markensgate 6. 1. Make sure that all your Forms are properly filled in 2. Present your unused purchases, receipts, passport and Tax Free Forms for export validation 3. Once your Tax Free Form has been validated, our team will arrange for payment of your refund in cash or to your credit card For more information, we would like to refer you to the website of Global Blue.