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Location, contact details and directions

Bekkestua is located around 8km from Oslo city centre, and is well served by public transport. For those who drive, parking is available at school and in the nearby vicinity.

Visiting address:
Gamle Ringeriksvei 53
1357 Bekkestua, Norway

Postal address:
Postbox 53
1318 Bekkestua, Norway

General enquiries: (+47) 678 18 290

Email general enquiries:

Admissions enquiries: (+47) 407 65 907

Job enquiries:

Media enquiries:
(+47) 407 65 918


School Operating Hours

School is open from 08:00 - 16:00
School start: 08:45* 

School finish: 15:00* 
Supervised playground hours: 08:45 - 15:00

School holidays: Our front office is closed during school holidays.

* Classes in Upper Secondary may begin and finish outside of the standard hours

Directions from Oslo

Public bus service

Bus nr. 150 Gullhaug departs from the Central Station as well as at National Theater (Frederiksgate) and Lysaker stations, and stops just outside school at the stop named 'Nadderud stadion' - one stop after the Bekkestua bus terminal.  This line runs approximately every 15 minutes.

Subway (T-bane) service

Line nr. 3 direction Kolsås runs every 15 minutes. For more assistance with routes, schedules, and location of stops, Call Trafikanten at 177 or go to Mobile app tickets should be purchased via the Ruter app.

By car

From the centre of Oslo drive west on E18 towards Drammen. Take the turnoff 160 at Lysaker (signposted to Lysaker and Bekkestua). Follow the signs to Bekkestua. Take a right onto Bærumsveien, and then a right at the roundabout onto Jens Ringsvei. Take a left at the roundabout onto Nadderudveien. Take a right at the next roundabout onto Gamle Ringeriksvei. Turn right into the parking lot sign-posted Oslo International School. 

Please note that there is no parking in the road in front of the school.  Due to school bus arrivals and departures, this area is ‘off-limits’ from 08.00 until 09.00 and from 14.30 until 15.30.

For full details of parking, no parking and drop off zones, click here.