We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Restaurants, Tourist Information, and shops

The old train station adjacent to the new one has been turned. Into a food hall with shops and... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Mmarymomm
,
Pleasanton, California
via mobile
Grandios

The old train station is a very interesting building it self. It is now converted into a modern... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Bernt L
,
Sumy, Ukraine
Read all 586 reviews
113
All photos (113)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good55%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“train station”(50 reviews)
“old railway”(9 reviews)
“food hall”(12 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-2°
-8°
Dec
-3°
-8°
Jan
-2°
-8°
Feb
Contact
Jernbanetorget 1, Oslo 0154, Norway
Website
+47 22 17 42 00
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Oslo
Visit Oslo Pass
231 Reviews
from US$47.10
More Info
from US$50.70
More Info
from US$138.90
More Info
Reviews (586)
Filter reviews
259 results
Traveller rating
76
128
50
5
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
76
128
50
5
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews train station old railway food hall under one roof comfort hotel grand central station area gastro pub tourist office visitor center worth a visit opera house escalator collection journey
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 259 reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Nice scenery, convenient location, warm. Good range of places to eat (snack food) and drink with an information centre for tourists here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank xplorersarah
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Few years back the refurbished Østbanehallen and made it more exclusive. It resembles a kind of a food hall with a few bars and restaurants. It is definitely better than it used to be, but at the end of the day... this is a part...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Bjørn G
Reviewed 19 September 2018

If you are looking for a place to dine or just have a snack or a drink you have a lot of choices to pick from. It is centrally located but rather busy as this is just at the railway station (Oslo Sentral-stasjon). Nice outdoor...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank helenbs1
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The old train station adjacent to the new one has been turned. Into a food hall with shops and tourist information. We were able to buy tickets for the Metro and get maps from the friendly people at the Info spot. We went through this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The old train station is a very interesting building it self. It is now converted into a modern food station with shops and restaurants. It is worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bernt L
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Next to the new train station in Oslo is the former converted train station of the city. In front of this building is a huge plaza containing shops and restaurants along with Karl Johan Street running perpendicular to the old station. Statues and sculptures are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TonyC216
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Loved the structure and building. Some little shops (food mostly). Just an enjoyable structure. Recommend starting walk here (or finishing) and walking up Karl Johans to the Palace. Lots if interesting things along way.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nedelakttraveler
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Ostbanehallen is the oldest part of Oslo Central Station, first opened in 1852 and reconstructed in 1882. In 2012 it was transformed to a modern oasis with beautiful old architecture. Now you can find here many restaurants and bars. Many have also outdoor serving during...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

A good food hall with a variety of options for either a quick dinner or a sit down meal before a train. Would recommend the grilled cheese sandwiches from MELT. Yes it’s expensive but everything in Norway is!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sarahdT1506QU
Reviewed 9 July 2018

It's a nice place to walk through, lots of places to get food. The prices are a bit high if you actually want to eat.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SupEvan
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 106 nearby hotels
Comfort Hotel Grand Central
2,145 reviews
.04 km away
Scandic Byporten
1,325 reviews
.10 km away
Thon Hotel Opera
2,625 reviews
.17 km away
Scandic Oslo City
902 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,686 nearby restaurants
Eufemia Bar
68 reviews
.18 km away
Royal Gastropub
302 reviews
.03 km away
Olivia Ostbanehallen
438 reviews
.04 km away
Pincho Nation
149 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 633 nearby attractions
Oslo Visitor Centre
562 reviews
.03 km away
Tiger Sculpture
520 reviews
.11 km away
Oslo Spektrum
129 reviews
.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ostbanehallen staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines