Sandefjord Torp (TRF) Airport
Sandefjord Torp TRF Airport Overview
TRF Airport is located 10 km northeast of Sandefjord, Vestfold county, and 110 km south of Oslo, Norway. To get to the Airport by car, take the E18 from Oslo through the county of Vestfold and on to Kristiansand. Exit the E18 at Fokserod, to get to Torp. If you are traveling from Kongsberg, you can take highway 40 to Hvittingfoss and then follow highway 32/35 to E18 in Sande; turn off at the E18 by Fokserod, and the airport is 2 km away.
With a long runway and a yearly passenger estimat of 1.6M (a third of which travels internationally), Sandefjord Torp Airport is hub to Wideroe Airline and is served a few other airlines. Wideroe offers domestic flights, while KLM Cityhopper, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Ryanair & Wizz Air offer flights to European cities, with connections worldwide.
NOTES: 1. For international flights check-in time is at least 1.5 hours prior to scheduled departure. Ryanair closes its check-in counter 40 minutes prior thereto, and KLM 30 minutes before. Check-in time for charter flights is 2 hours prior to departure and check-in counter closes one hour before.
3. The Airport is opens Mo-Fr 4:30-1130; weekends 4:30-midnight. It is closed at night, no overnight stays!
The passenger terminal at Sandefjord Torp Airport is undergoing much-needed expansion that should accommodate up to 2.5 million passengers per annum.
The ground level is divided into Departures & Arrivals areas. The Departures area houses information counter, leading to security check and gates 7-9. The Arrivals area houses tax-free shops, passport control & customs, with arrivals gates 10, 13 & 14.
Level 2 houses Passport control and Schengen gates 15 & 16.
Amenities & services inside the terminal include food and drink, as well as some stores & duty-free shop, a currency exchange office, internet access, an ATM cash machine, and rental car counters.
The Service Office (tel: +47 33 42 7000) is handling lost & found, flight information, travel insurance, bus tickets, and bus service which connects Ryanair & Wizz flights between the Oslo & Torp.
Information stations with news, general information and free internet access are in the internatinal departure area, in front of the tax-free store, and opposite the main entrance.
Meeting and conference rooms are available for up to 50 persons (tel. +47 33 42 70 02 /fax 01.
Parking options at Sandefjord Torp Airport: Parking is available in the parking garage across from the passenger terminal; there is also a long-term parking lot available. The first 30 minutes of parking are free.
For more parking information call EuroPark at 33 47 18 10.
To get from Sandefjord Torp Airport to your destination:
1. Taxis: you can choose ‘Vestfold Taxisenral’ serving Sandefjord, Larvik og Stokke,(Tel: 33 42 02 00); Tonsberg Taxi (Tel: 33 30 11 11); Horten/Borre Taxi (Tel: 33 08 38 00; or Grenland Taxi (Tel: 03536).
2. Buses: A bus to town leaves hourly starting 5:55am to 8:55 pm. The Torpe Express runs to Oslo Drummen. The Telemark Express runs a Seljord - Sandefjord Lufthavn Torp - Tønsberg.route. The Sorlands Express has a route from Kristiansand - Grenland (Skjelsvik og Rugtvedt) -Sandefjord (Fokserod). TIME Express line 14 has a route from Stavern – Larvik – Sandefjord (Fokserod) to Oslo.
3. Train: The Sandefjord Airport Station is situated in the basement of the airport terminal and is easily accessible by use of the escalator from the arrival hall. The station features separate platforms for the Airport Express Trains and other trains. A trip to Oslo, city 110 km away, takes 108 minutes; to Oslo Airport 2 hours 23 minutes. A shuttle bus runs frequently to the train station according to flight schedule, taking ten minutes. The train ticket includes the price of the shuttle bus.