List of wars involving Norway

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This is a list of wars involving the Kingdom of Norway.

Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Results
Kingdom of Norway
Invasion of Denmark
(1048–1064)
Norway Norway Denmark Stalemate
  • Peace agreement, mutual recognition and withdrawal.
Norwegian invasion of England
(1066)
 Norway
Flag of the Earldom of Orkney.svg Earldom of Orkney
English rebels
Kingdom of England Defeat
Norwegian Crusade
(1107–1110)
 Norway
 Republic of Venice
Kingdom of Jerusalem Kingdom of Jerusalem
Almoravids
 Fatimids
Victory
Civil war era in Norway
(1130–1240)
Norway Birkebeiners Norway Baglers Birkebeiner victory
Scottish–Norwegian War
(1261–1264)
 Norway
Flag of the Earldom of Orkney.svg Earldom of Orkney
Royal Arms of the Kingdom of Scotland.svg Scotland Defeat
War of the Outlaws
(1288–1295)
 Norway
State Banner of Denmark (14th Century).svg Danish outlaws
State Banner of Denmark (14th Century).svg Denmark Victory
  • The outlaws were granted their demands.
The Swedish brother's feud
(1304–1310)
 Norway
Duke Eric and Valdemar
State Banner of Denmark (14th Century).svg Denmark
COA family sv Magnus Ladulås.svg Birger Magnusson
Defeat
The Kalmar Union
War of Slesvig
(1410–1435)
 Kalmar Union Wappen Landkreis Schaumburg.svg House of Schaumburg
Hanse Lübeck.svg Hanseatic League
Defeat
Denmark-Norway
Northern Seven Years' War
(1563–1570)
Denmark-Norway
Banner of King Sigismund III Vasa Poland-Lithuania
 Lübeck
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden Stalemate
Kalmar War
(1611–1613)
Denmark-Norway Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden Victory
Thirty Years' War (Keiserkrigen)
(1625–1629)
Denmark-Norway
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
 Holy Roman Empire
Flag of the Catholic League The Catholic League
Defeat
Torstenson War
(1643–1645)
Denmark-Norway
 Holy Roman Empire
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
 Dutch Republic
Defeat
First Karl Gustav War
(1657–1658)
Denmark-Norway Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden Defeat
Second Karl Gustav War
(1658–1660)
Denmark-Norway
 Dutch Republic
 Holy Roman Empire
Banner of King Sigismund III Vasa Poland-Lithuania
Wappen Mark Brandenburg.png Brandenburg-Prussia
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden Victory
Scanian War
(1675–1679)
Denmark-Norway
 Dutch Republic
 Holy Roman Empire
Wappen Mark Brandenburg.png Brandenburg-Prussia
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
 France
Stalemate
Great Northern War
(1700–1721)
Russia Russia
Denmark Denmark–Norway
 Saxony
Poland–Lithuania
 Prussia
Province of Hanover Hanover
 Great Britain
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
Poland–Lithuania
 Ottoman Empire
Flag of the Cossack Hetmanat.svg Cossack Hetmanate
 England
 Great Britain
 Dutch Republic
Coat of Arms of Brunswick-Lüneburg.svg Brunswick-Lüneburg
Victory
Dano-Algerian War
(1770–1772)
Denmark-Norway Dey of Algiers Defeat
Theater War
(1788)
Denmark-Norway  Sweden Withdrawal
Battle of Copenhagen
(1801)
Denmark-Norway  United Kingdom Defeat
  • Strategical defeat of the Danish-Norwegian fleet.
Gunboat War
(1807–1814)
Denmark-Norway  United Kingdom Defeat
  • Contributed to the loss of Norway.
Dano-Swedish War of 1808-09
(1808–1809)
Denmark-Norway
 France
 Sweden
 United Kingdom
Stalemate
Dano-Swedish War of 1813-14
(1813–1814)
Denmark-Norway  Sweden
 United Kingdom
Defeat
Union dissolution of 1814
Swedish-Norwegian War (1814)
(1814)
 Norway  Sweden Defeat
After the Union dissolution of 1905 Casualties
World War II
(1940–1945)
 Soviet Union
 United States
 United Kingdom
 Republic of China
 France
 Poland
 Canada
 Australia
 New Zealand
 South Africa
 Yugoslavia
 Greece
 Denmark
 Norway
 Netherlands
 Belgium
 India
 Luxembourg
 Czechoslovakia
 Ethiopia
 Tannu Tuva
 Brazil
 Mexico
 Germany
 Japan
 Italy
 Hungary
 Romania
 Bulgaria
 Vichy France
Victory 10,262 killed
Congo Crisis
(1960–1964)
United Nations ONUC
Flag of Congo-Léopoldville (1960-1963).svg Republic of the Congo
 Katanga
 South Kasai
Victory
  • Defeat of Congolese separatist states.
None
Bosnian War
(1992–1995)
 NATO
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1992-1998).svg Bosnia and Herzegovina
 Republika Srpska Victory None
Kosovo War
(1998–1999)
 NATO
Kosovo Liberation Army UÇK
 FR Yugoslavia Both sides claim victory
  • Yugoslav security forces pull out of Kosovo.
None
War in Afghanistan
(2001–)
ISAF-Logo.svg ISAF
 Afghanistan
Taliban
Flag of Jihad.svg Al-Qaeda
Ongoing 10 killed
Libyan Civil War
(2011)
 NATO
Libya NTC
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya Libya Victory None