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Kongsvinger Destination Guide

Delve into Kongsvinger in Norway

Kongsvinger in the region of Hedmark county with its 11,181 residents is located in Norway - some 47 mi or ( 76 km ) North-East of Oslo , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Kongsvinger

Local time in Kongsvinger is now 12:05 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Oslo " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Aalborg, Karlstad, Gothenburg, Trondheim, and Spetalen. While being here, you might want to check out Aalborg . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Kongsvinger ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


TÅGAB TMY 105 and 110, full throttle EMD 16-567

1:45 min by turogond
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Highlight of last weekends trainspotting trip. We see TÅGAB TMY 105 departing Kongsvinger with a loaded woodchip train bound for Sweden. TMY 110 pushes hard on the rear to get the train up to track sp ..

Gamla stan i Kongsvinger.2

5:00 min by pellewistrand
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Promenad i Gamla stan i Kongsvinger, i Norge. ..

På Hyttetur

0:56 min by Andrew Goodwin
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Aaaaah ... nature and internet, the perfect combination. ..


4:28 min by FlyfisherFilm
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I´ma new beginner with the Glidecam HD-4000. It was also windy this day, so I put some extra weight on the glidecam. A bit unbalanced but it worked ok. Next time I do some filming I hope I´m getting b ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Kongsvinger Station

Kongsvinger Station is a railway station located in downtown Kongsvinger, Norway, on the Kongsvinger Line and Solør Line. The station was built in 1862 as part of the Kongsvinger Lin and designed in Swiss chalet style by Heinrich Ernst Schirmer and Wilhelm von Hanno. Later a branch line, the Solør Line, was built to Elverum. The station is served by nine daily train departures to and from Oslo Central Station.

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Located at 60.19 12.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: 1862 establishments in Norway, Kongsvinger, Railway stations in Hedmark, Railway stations on Kongsvingerbanen, Railway stations on the Solør Line, Railway stations opened in 1862

Gjemselund Stadion

Gjemselund Stadion is a football stadium in Kongsvinger, Norway and the home ground of Kongsvinger Idrettslag. Until 2008, it was also used for track and field meets, having got rubber track in 1986. The venue hosted the Norwegian Athletics Championships in 1968. The stadium received artificial turf for the 2009 season. The record attendance is 6,794 from 1983. Capacity has since been reduced by new regulations.

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Located at 60.20 11.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1953 establishments in Norway, Defunct athletics (track and field) venues in Norway, Event venues established in 1953, Football venues in Norway, KIL Toppfotball, Kongsvinger, Sports venues in Hedmark

Lier entrenchment

The Lier entrenchment is south of Kongsvinger in Norway. It was the site of battles in 1808 and 1814.

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Located at 60.15 12.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Military history of Norway

Galterud Station

Galterud Station is a railway station located in Skarnes in Sør-Odal, Norway on Kongsvingerbanen. The station was built in 1864 as a stop and in 1913 as a station. The station is served five times daily Oslo Commuter Rail line 460 operated by Norges Statsbaner.

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Located at 60.20 11.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Railway stations in Hedmark, Railway stations on Kongsvingerbanen, Railway stations opened in 1864


Roverud is a village (in Norwegian a tettsted) of 800 people (as of 2011) in the municipality of Kongsvinger. It lies about 8 km north of the municipality center for Kongsvinger where Fylkesvei 205 meets Riksvei 20 on the east side of the river Glomma. The village has a church, a grocery, a grade school, offices and elder care facilities.

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Located at 60.25 12.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Kongsvinger, Populated places on the Glomma River, Villages in Hedmark

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Kongsvinger