Bank holidays Norway 2024 and 2025

Looking to plan a break or trip in Norway for the public holidays? We have listed all the bank holidays Norway has in 2019 and 2020 plus, the school holidays Norway has coming up in the same period.

Bank holidays Norway 2024 / 2025

1. May 2024 Wednesday Labour Day
9. May 2024 Thursday Ascension Day
17. May 2024 Friday Constitution Day
19. May 2024 Sunday Whit Sunday
20. May 2024 Monday Whit Monday
25. December 2024 Wednesday Christmas Day
26. December 2024 Thursday 2nd day of Christmas/ Boxing day
1. January 2025 Wednesday New Years Day
17. April 2025 Thursday Maundy Thursday
18. April 2025 Friday Good Friday
20. April 2025 Sunday Easter Sunday
21. April 2025 Monday Easter Monday
1. May 2025 Thursday Labour Day
17. May 2025 Saturday Constitution Day
29. May 2025 Thursday Ascension Day
8. June 2025 Sunday Whit Sunday
9. juni 2025 Monday Whit Monday
25. December 2025 Thursday Christmas Day
26. December 2025 Friday 2nd day of Christmas/ Boxing day


School Holidays Norway 2024  and 2025

Holiday From To Weeks
Summer holiday 2024 23. June  18. August weeks 26 to 33
Christmas holiday 2024 22. December  1. January week 52 to 1
Winter Holiday 2025 16. February  2. March  weeks 8 and 9 
Easter holiday 2025 11. April  21. April  week 16
Summer holiday 2025 21. June  17. August weeks 26 to 33
Christmas holiday 2025 19. December   4. January weeks week 52 and 1

It is worth noting there is some regional variance in the start and end dates and it is a good idea to check the local start dates. 

Summer school holidays Norway

Summer school holidays, Norway – mid June – mid August 2024

(dates vary depending on region and school system)

Summer is a fantastic time to visit Norway with the stunning scenery and idyllic surroundings! Why not consider traveling to Norway and staying in a traditional Norwegian summer house? Not only is Norway super child friendly and a generally safe country for travel, but there are a myriad of activities to explore including hiking, fishing, photography, swimming as well as the perfect location for complete relaxation. Check out Visit Norway's ideas for a fun and energetic holiday in Norway!

Winter school holidays Norway

Winter school holidays, Norway

Why would you want to spend the winter season anywhere else?! Norway is the perfect place for anyone who wants an active, snowy, winter wonderland holiday jam-packed with activities including miles of cross country trails, alpine skiing/snowboarding, fun activities and so much more. Just don’t forget to bring the essentials!

Check back here to get up to date information for bank holidays in Norway when planning your travels.

If you are looking to find the perfect cabin in Norway for your trip, the team at Norgesbooking are proud to offer over 350 cabins across the country. You can research cabins to stay in by activity by using the filters on our website, so whether you are looking to do hiking, fishing, or just want some sun and sea – you can search easily from on our cabins page.


Easter Holidays Norway

Easter School holidays, Norway – 11th to 21st April 2025

With the Easter holidays in Norway running from 11th to 21st of April 2025, there is a good two week break when you can take a holiday.  Easter is a favourite time for the Norwegians.  They love making the most of the last of the snow and the longer, lighter days.


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