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Østfold : Moss
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Moss is a town in Østfold county, Norway.

Get in

By Air

Moss Airport Rygge [1] is situated 10 minutes outside the city center.

By Sea

Bastø Fosen [2] runs ferries every 30 minutes between 5 a.m. and midnight, and the crossing to the town of Horten on the other side of the fjord takes 30 minutes.

By Train

The Oslo-Halden line (Østfoldbanen) and the Moss-Spikkestad line, both served by NSB [3], stops at Moss Train Station

Get around

Østfold Kollektivtrafikk (ØstfoldPublic Transport) operates the bus network in the whole region of Moss (Rygge, Råde and Våler in addition to Moss).

Taxi: Moss Taxi, +47 06950 (in Norway) / +47 69 20 62 00 (outside Norway), [4]. Good, but somewhat expensive taxi service (as in Norway in general)


  • Punkt Ø, + 47 69271033, [5]. A cooperation between the city's galleries and art venues.
  • Galleri F15, +47 69271033, [6]. Famous art gallery
  • Konventionsgården. Historical ground
  • Møllebyen area. Former city center of Moss. Now a charming area composed of arts, culture and niche shops
  • Røed Farm, +47 69271712, [7]. A cultural gem on Jeløy


  • Moss has numerous beaches and with some luck it's possible to find a beach to enjoy all by yourself.
  • The surrounding area is also great for hikes, canoing, boat cruises and outdoor activities as the city is adjacent to Vansjø (freshwater lake) and Jeløya.
  • Shop til You Drop in the shops alongside the beautiful pedestrian street that runs straight through the heart of the city.


  • Restaurant Munch, Godset 5, 1518 Moss, +47 69278300, [8]. Renowned for its exquisite cuisine, personal service and "Award of Excellence" wine list
  • Fiskebasaren, Jeløygaten 2, 1532 Moss, +47 69241933, [9]. Fish restaurant located right next to the canal in Moss
  • Middelhavets kjøkken, Helgerødgata 2A, 1515 Moss, +47 69273304, [10]. Good tapas and turkish food at good prices


  • Hotel Refsnes Gods, Godset 5, 1518 Moss, +47 69278300, [11].
  • Hotel Moss, Dronningensgate 21, 1530 Moss, +47 69202400, [12].
  • Jeløy Radio Telenor course and conference hotel, Jeløy Radio, 1519 Moss, +47 69246000, [13].

Get out

Routes through Moss
TrondheimOslo  N noframe S  SarpsborgGöteborg

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