Participants

Contact & Activities

Participating city

Tønsberg
46.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Emilie Bue
Tønsberg kommune
Halvdan Wilhelmsens allé 1C
3110 Tønsberg
Norway
++47 99296814

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Morning event –Vestfold county , Sandefjord , Horten and Tønsberg municipalities, Vestfold public transport and the Norwegian Public Roads Administration are cheering on those who travel environmentally friendly in Sandefjord, Tønsberg and Horten.
There you can meet county mayor Rune Hogsnes in Tønsberg and mayor Bjørn Ole Gleditsch in Sandefjord.

Green path to School campaign
If you want to test the bus, a bus ticket costs only 10 NOK in the app VKT Mobilbilett during the mobility week.

link to the full program: www.vfk.no/mobilitetsuka

In addition, chimes will be played at the Town Hall in Tønsberg every day during the European Mobility Week. Melodies related to walking, cycling and taking buses are played.
17 September
Green path to School campaign

If you want to test the bus, a bus ticket costs only 10 NOK in the app VKT during the mobility week.

Vibrant city conferance : www.vfk.no/meny/tjenester-og-fagomrader/areal/bylivkonferansen-2019/

Vestfold county municipality places city furniture (parklets) that fits in parking spaces. The city furniture is temporary sidewalks that extend the sidewalk and replace parking spaces with city life.
The head of the main committee for transport and area Hans Hilding Hønsvall and Tønsberg Mayor Petter Berg will open the installations.

In addition, chimes will be played at the Town Hall in Tønsberg every day during the European Mobility Week. Melodies related to walking, cycling and taking buses are played.
18 September
Bicycle Film Festival - Tønsberg has its own bicycle film festival which marks the opening of the European Mobility Week. The festival is a collaboration between Vestfold county municipality, Tønsberg municipality, Pulsingende Kystperle, Tønsberg center and Tønsberg film club.

Green path to School
If you want to test the bus, a bus ticket costs only 10 NOK in the app VKT Mobilbilett during the mobility week.

Vibrant city conferance : www.vfk.no/meny/tjenester-og-fagomrader/areal/bylivkonferansen-2019/

In addition, chimes will be played at the Town Hall in Tønsberg every day during the European Mobility Week. Melodies related to walking, cycling and taking buses are played.
19 September
Green path to School, link: www.vfk.no/helt-gronn-skolevei-vestfold/
If you want to test the bus, a bus ticket costs only 10 NOK in the app VKT Mobilbilett during the mobility week.

In addition, chimes will be played at the Town Hall in Tønsberg every day during the European Mobility Week. Melodies related to walking, cycling and taking buses are played.
20 September
Car free day event.
link: www.vfk.no/meny/tjenester-og-fagomrader/samferdsel/mobilitetsuka/bilfridag/

Green path to School

If you want to test the bus, a bus ticket costs only 10 NOK in the app VKT Mobilbilett during the mobility week.

car free day!

In addition, chimes will be played at the Town Hall in Tønsberg every day during the European Mobility Week. Melodies related to walking, cycling and taking buses are played.
21 September
Cycling day – The event will help to spread enthusiasm for everyday cycling. There will be transport cycling efficiency, the opportunity to try different types of bicycles, children's bike games and information about cycling plans for Tønsberg. Promotion of everyday cycling with pop up store, competion, games for kids, exhibition of cargo bikes etc.

In addition, chimes will be played at the Town Hall in Tønsberg every day during the European Mobility Week. Melodies related to walking, cycling and taking buses are played.

If you want to test the bus, a bus ticket costs only 10 NOK in the app VKT Mobilbilett during the mobility week.
22 September
If you want to test the bus, a bus ticket costs only 10 NOK in the app VKT Mobilbilett during the mobility week.

In addition, chimes will be played at the Town Hall in Tønsberg every day during the European Mobility Week. Melodies related to walking, cycling and taking buses are played.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • Speed reduction programmes in zones near schools
Mobility management
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials