On travel

In connection with the corona situation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has travel advice that imposes restrictions on travel abroad.

Keep updated on travel advice from the Norwegian authorities.

If you are in an area that has been affected by an accident or other incident get to safety and contact your next of kin

Students hiking. Foto: Eivind Senneset/UiB
Students hiking. Foto: Eivind Senneset/UiB
Icon representing travel – An aeroplane

On travel

In connection with the corona situation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has travel advice that imposes restrictions on travel abroad.

Keep updated on travel advice from the Norwegian authorities.

If you are in an area that has been affected by an accident or other incident get to safety and contact your next of kin

Students hiking. Foto: Eivind Senneset/UiB
Icon representing travel – An aeroplane

On travel

The Corona epidemic 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs advises against non-essential travel to all countries 

Infection control related to travel and vacation for COVID-19 (Norwegian Institute of Public Health)

In connection with all travel

  • Notify the emergency services if needed
  • Contact your next of kin. Keep them updated about how you are doing
  • Notify your place of study or work, or call your institution's emergency preparedness number
  • If necessary, contact your travel agency

When travelling abroad

  • Call the local emergency number when needed
  • Call the International Office at your host institution or their emergency number
  • Follow the local advice from the official authorities and the host institution
  • In the event of serious incidents, contact the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on tel. +47 22 24 90 90, or send an e-mail to UDops@mfa.no
  • Contact the Norwegian Church Abroad on tel. +47 951 19 181 (staffed 24 hours a day)
  • If necessary, contact your travel agency
  • Contact your insurance company

Lost or stolen equipment

Lost or stolen equipment on travel

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Last updated: 16. September 2020