Typical polished cliffs coastline at Hvaler

Østfold is a county in the southeastern corner of East Norway. It borders Akershus to the north and west and Sweden (Dalsland and Värmland) to the east. The name means east of the Oslofjord.


Østfold county within Norway

Other destinations


Østfold is a largely a gentle rolling lowland, no areas of this county is above 300 meters altitude.

Typical landscape of interior Østfold

Get in

By plane

By train

By bus

Get around

By train

By bus

Go next

Cross the border into Sweden for cheap meat, liquor or cigarettes.

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