Booking info and dicounts
You can print your ticket or display it on your mobile. If you would like to receive your ticket or gift card by post, there is a NOK 49 fee.
You can pay using VISA and MasterCard, as well as Vipps.
If you have any questions, please call us on (+ 47) 21 42 21 21.
We can hold tickets for you for up to five days. For groups (10 people +), we will hold your tickets for up to one month from the date of booking, or by separate agreement.
Change of tickets
Tickets can be changed up to the day prior to the performance. Changes must be done by phone or at the box office. You can change your ticket to the same performance on another day, or to a different production. The change fee will be waived for subscribers if they change their ticket to the same performance on a different day.
We will only refund tickets if we have to cancel or change the date of a performance. We will not issue refunds in the event of a cast change, delay or technical issue. We are unable to refund the cost of travel, accommodation, etc.
Standing and listening tickets cost NOK 100 for most performances (on the Main Stage). Standing is offered at the rear in the centre of the 2nd balcony. Listening refers to seats with limited views of the stage.
We have a limited number of spaces for wheelchairs. These spaces may be booked by phone or through the box office. If you have a companion certificate, your companion will receive a complimentary ticket. This applies to all performances except selected guest performances.
If you require any adjustments due to a disability, please contact our customer services team.
Discounts are available for most performances apart from some concerts and guest performances. NOK 100, 200 and 300 tickets for the Main Stage are not eligible for any discounts.
- Children (0–18 years old): 50 %. Babes in arms must also have a ticket
- Students/conscripts: 50 %.
- Senior: 20 % (from 67 years old or with a valid senior ID)
- OBOS members: 20 % (max. 2 tickets per performance)
- Groups 10+: 20 % + 1 complimentary ticket
- «Scenekort»: 20 % (max. 2 tickets per production) Discount only available to members of the Association of Norwegian Theatres and Orchestras
- Discounts will be applied prior to the application of a NOK 20 booking fee.
Do you plan to visit us several times during the season?
- Buy 2 performances, get 10% discount
- Buy 3 or more performances, get 20% discount
If you buy 5 performances or more in total, you automatically have a «Subscriber’s choice-subscribtion» with a 30% discount.
The discount applies to normal price tickets in the three most expensive price categories (A, B and C) at most opera and ballet performances (NOT premieres), as well as classical concerts.
Subscriber’s choice-subscription – 30% discount
Choose five or more performances (up to nine tickets for each performance)
Not the same seat. Read more here!
Subscription series – 30% discount
We offer 11 different subscription series consisting of six performances or more.
Read more here!
You can buy a subscription by calling us (+47) 21 42 21 21.
Would you like to organize trips to the Opera for more than yourself? Then you should note the schemes we offer for group purchases:
- If you bring 10 people to the performance (plus yourself), you get one ticket for free. The others in your group get a 20% discount on their tickets (only discount on normal price tickets).
If this is something you would like to do regularly, contact us at gruppe@ operaen.no, and we will register you as a group contact. You will be invited to some dress rehearsals, receive special offers and get first-hand information about all the exciting things that are happening at the Opera House.
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