Oslo region

The Oslo region is the central area of including the capital and the Akershus district surrounding it. It's a contiguous metropolitan area with more than 25% of Norway's population and the visitor can regard it as one city.

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is 's capital and largest city, with 700,000 citizens in the city proper and about 1.5 million inhabitants in greater . Photo: Krakers, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, literally Center, is the core of inside the first ring road, plus the area around the Royal Palace and Tjuvholmen island. Photo: Pudelek, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the main airport serving and most of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in . It is also in the heart of every Norwegian patriot for being the site of the signing of the modern Norwegian constitution in 1814, an important step towards full independence from the country's neighbours. Photo: TommyG, CC BY-SA 4.0.


is a town and former "kommune" in the new municipality Nordre Follo in the greater region Follo, in fylke, . Photo: logopop, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipality in former Akershus now county, . Photo: Hebue, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is in the Frogn municipality, in the county of Akershus in , at the shores of the Oslofjord, a few miles south-east of . Photo: Øyvind Holmstad, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the administrative center of the municipality of Bærum. Photo: Leifern, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Oslo region

Latitude of center
60° or 60° north
Longitude of center
11° or 11° east

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Akershus
  • Albanian: Akershus
  • Arabic: Akershus
  • Arabic: آكرشوس
  • Armenian: Ակերսհուս
  • Armenian: Աքերսհուս
  • Asturian; Bable: Akershus
  • Basque: Akershus
  • Bavarian: Akershus
  • Belarusian: Акерсгус
  • Belarusian: Акерсхус
  • Bengali: একেরশাস
  • Bishnupriya: আকেরশুস
  • Bosnian: Akershus
  • Breton: Akershus
  • Bulgarian: Акешхус
  • Catalan: Akershus
  • Cebuano: Akershus fylke
  • Chechen: Акерсхус
  • Chinese: Akershus
  • Chinese: 阿克什胡斯
  • Cornish: Akershus
  • Croatian: Akershus
  • Czech: Akershus
  • Danish: Akershus
  • Dutch: Akershus
  • English: Akershus
  • Esperanto: Akershus
  • Estonian: Akershus
  • Estonian: Akershusi maakond
  • Finnish: Akerhus
  • Finnish: Akerhus fylke
  • Finnish: Akershusin lääni
  • French: Akershus
  • French: Comté d'Akershus
  • Frisian: Akershus
  • Georgian: აკერსხუსი
  • German: Akershus
  • Greek: Ακέρσους
  • Gujarati: અકર્સસ
  • Hebrew: אקרסהוס
  • Hebrew: אקשהוס
  • Hindi: अकर्शस
  • Hungarian: Akershus megye
  • Icelandic: Akurshús
  • Indonesian: Akershus
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Contate Akershus
  • Italian: Akershus
  • Japanese: アーケシュフース県
  • Kannada: ಅಕರ್ಶಸ್
  • Korean: 아케르스후스주
  • Latin: Aggerhusium
  • Latin: Akershus
  • Latvian: Ākešhusa
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Akershus
  • Lithuanian: Akershusas
  • Lithuanian: Akešhiusas
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Amt Akershus
  • Macedonian: Акершус
  • Malay (generic): Akershus
  • Marathi: अकर्सस
  • Min Nan Chinese: Akershus
  • Nauru: Akershus
  • Nepali: एकर्सहस
  • Northern Sami: Akershusa fylka
  • Norwegian: Akershus
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Akershus
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Akershus fylke
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Akershus
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Акерсхус
  • Persian: آکرشوس
  • Persian: آکرهوس
  • Polish: Akershus
  • Portuguese: Akershus
  • Pushto: اکرشوس
  • Romanian: Akershus
  • Russian: Акерсхус
  • Scots: Akershus
  • Serbian: Акерсхус
  • Sinhalese: අකෙර්ෂුස්
  • Slovak: Akershus
  • Slovenian: Akershus
  • South Azerbaijani: آکرشوس
  • Spanish: Akershus
  • Spanish: Provincia de Akershus
  • Swahili (generic): Akershus
  • Swedish: Akershus
  • Swedish: Akershus fylke
  • Tamil: அகிற்ஸ்ஸ்
  • Telugu: ఆకేర్షస
  • Thai: เทศมณฑลอาเกิชฮืส
  • Turkish: Akershus
  • Ukrainian: Акерсгус
  • Urdu: آکیشوس
  • Vietnamese: Akershus
  • Waray (Philippines): Akershus
  • Western Panjabi: اکرشس
  • Wu Chinese: 阿克什胡斯
  • Akeškiūsos
  • აკერსჰუსი
  • 阿克什胡斯郡

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