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Geography

Population: 5 017 500 (July 1st 2012)

Area (sq. km): 385 199

Political geography

Norway is divided into 19 different counties. These are further divided into 430 municipalities. The most populated municipalities are Oslo (the capital), Bergen, Trondheim and Stavanger. In addition, Norway has two special status areas, Svalbard and Jan Mayen.

Distances
Norway is a long country and the distances are great. In the table below, you will find driving distances and the estimated driving time between some towns and cities in Norway.

Km/tid

Bergen

Bodø

Kirkenes

Kristiansand

Oslo

Stavanger

Tromsø

Trondheim

Bergen

 

21t58m

40t47m

8t22m

7t54m

5t04m

29t01m

10t50m

Bodø

1374

 

20t00m

23t38m

18t41m

25t21m

9t14m

11t14m

Kirkenes

2589

1339

 

42t27m

37t30m

44t10m

13t50m

30t04m

Kristiansand

485

1537

2752

 

4t58m

3t42m

30t39m

12t29m

Oslo

484

1210

2425

327

 

8t18m

25t44m

7t33m

Stavanger

211

1559

2774

234

540

 

32t24m

14t13m

Tromsø

1812

561

825

1975

1648

1996

 

18t17m

Trondheim

660

717

1932

823

497

845

1155

 

Source: Statens vegvesen

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