Oslo, Norway, has reported 270,000 cruise passengers on 149 calls for 2009. According to the Oslo Cruise Network, passengers represented 134 nationalities, including 61,550 Germans, 49,350 British and 40,300 Americans. For 2010, 156 calls are schedules from April to September and in December. The Vision of the Seas will sail nine cruises using Oslo as a homeport, with an estimated 19,000 passengers, including seven short cruises, one seven-day sailing to the Baltic and one nine-day voyage around the British Isles, according to the network. AIDA Cruises will call 16 times with the AIDAcara, staying overnight.
Oslo Reports ’09 Season; Forecasts ‘10