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Your HI membership

Thank you for becoming a member of Hostelling International. You join 4 million others worldwide who are also part of our global network, the largest hostel accommodation provider in the world - Hostelling International. 

Check your status of your HI Norway membership and receive valid validation of your membership 

There is 3 ways of checking your status for your HI Norway membership:

1 - Check your validation of your membership and receive valid membership confirmation. Only available for HI Norway members with Norwegian mobile numbers.

  • Send SMS code: HINorge member to 2090 
    (It is important that the spaces are maintained, but uppercase and lowercase letters are irrelevant to the code.) 

2 - Check the status quo on My Page and print your own membership certificate (or take a phono of it with your mobile phone!)

  • Log in to your login page / My Page. Your email is your username and the first time you log in press forgot password so you can create a password! Your status is clear on the page and you can open your membership confirmation. 

3 - Receive plastic membership card

  • To save the environment as much as possible, we only send out plastic membership cards on request. Send an email to and we will send you your membership card free of charge


Renewal of your HI membership

When you are going to renew your HI membership, please note if you are a member of your national organisation - HI Norway or Hostelling International.

HI Norway member
If you are a member of HI Norway you may use Vipps, our SMS service of log on to My page / membership page. Is it the first time you log in? Then you can press the "Forgotten password" button. Then you will get an email with information about your password.

Don't hesitate to contact us on if you have problems with logging in or renewing your membership.

Hostelling International member
If you are a member of Hostelling International you may log on to your own account managing your membership.