travelling with pets on the Copenhagen - Oslo cruise route
It is possible to travel with pets on the route
When you travel with a vehicle it is possible to travel with your pet(s) on the two Copenhagen - Oslo cruise ships.
NOTE! From June 1st to August 30th, there will be a dog shelter on open deck on the Copenhagen-Oslo route, as the car deck cannot be cooled sufficiently during this period.
You are also able to travel with your pet in a in a pet-friendly cabin (if capacity).
To book a pet onboard, in the car or in a pet friendly cabin, please contact Customer service.
According to EU regulations following pets are allowed on board
Dogs, cats and ferrets
Birds (except poultry*)
Domestic rabbits and rodents
Reptiles and Amphibia
Invertebrates (except bees, molluscs and crustaceans)
Ornamental tropical fish
*Poultry means birds of the following species: fowl, turkeys, guinea fowl, ducks, geese, quails, pigeons, pheasants, partridges and ratites
Dogs, cats and other pet-classified animals are not subject to quarantine when entering or leaving EU-countries.
Please note, Norway is not a part of EU, so you will have to find information below.
It is the pet owners (the traveller) responsibility to follow the pet travel rules and regulations applicable to the countries they travel from/to.
You will need a valid id, valid rabies vaccination and a valid EU Pet Passport to travel from Denmark to Norway- and from Norway to Denmark - See more below.
For information on vaccination, passport etc. when travelling to and from Denmark - Please see
hereFor information on vaccination, passport etc. when travelling to and from Norway - Please see here
To keep your pet safe and happy in your vehicle during the cruise, following is recommended
Your pet may only stay in the car/caravan during the crossing.
Keep your pet adequately secured inside your vehicle (ensure all doors are closed and locked)
Always ensure there is adequate ventilation, but don't leave windows open too far
Always ensure your pet can move around freely and has plenty of familiar toys
Always leave food and especially water, but consider slightly limiting normal portions (to avoid unnecessary toilet accidents)
Supply absorbent bedding where possible
Change your booking? Have questions?
If you have already booked and want to add pets/vehicle or change your booking or if you have questions regarding travelling with pets. Please contact customer service and we will help you out.