How to get from Bergen to Arendal

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Recommended option

Train  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bergen(N) to Drammen Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Drammen to Nelaug Express / ...

$71 - $130

6 alternative options

Bus, night train  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bergen busstasjon to Stavanger sentrum Jernbaneveien
  2. Take the night train from Stavanger [tog] to Kristiansand [tog] R50 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Kristiansand to Arendal 100 / ...

Bus, train  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bergen busstasjon to Stavanger sentrum Jernbaneveien Nw400
  2. Take the train from Stavanger to Nelaug Express / ...

$96 - $151

Bus  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Bergen busstasjon to Stavanger sentrum Jernbaneveien
  2. Take the bus from Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
  3. Take the bus from Kristiansand to Arendal 100 / ...

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bergen to Arendal 329 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Kristiansand, bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Kristiansand (KRS) BGO - KRS
  2. Take the bus from Kristiansand lufthavn Kjevik to Arendal bussterminal

Fly to Oslo Sandefjord, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Oslo Sandefjord (TRF) BGO - TRF
  2. Take the bus from Ringdalskrysset to Arendal

What companies run services between Bergen, Norway and Arendal, Norway?

You can take a train from Bergen to Arendal via Drammen and Nelaug in around 11 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bergen to Arendal via Stavanger sentrum Jernbaneveien, Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen, Kristiansand rutebilstasjon, and Kristiansand in around 12 h 8 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Bergen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Bergen to Oslo Sandefjord
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bergen to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Bergen to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Bergen(N) to Drammen
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
nsb.no
Train from Drammen to Nelaug
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Stavanger stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Train from Stavanger to Nelaug
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
nsb.no
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Train from Bergen [tog] to Drammen [tog]
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Drammen [tog] to Nelaug [tog]
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ruter.no
Night train from Stavanger [tog] to Kristiansand [tog]
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Stavanger [tog] to Nelaug [tog]
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
ruter.no
Bus operators
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Bergen busstasjon to Stavanger sentrum Jernbaneveien
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
nor-way.no
Bus from Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
nor-way.no
AKT
Phone
815 00 194
Email
post@akt.no
Website
akt.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
akt.no
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Ringdalskrysset to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Agder Kollektivtrafikk AS
Phone
815 00 194
Email
post@akt.no
Website
agderkollektivtrafikk.no
Bus from Kristiansand lufthavn Kjevik to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
agderkollektivtrafikk.no

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bergen and Arendal is 290 km. The road distance is 526 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bergen to Arendal is to train which costs kr 550 - kr 1100 and takes 11 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Bergen to Arendal is to drive which takes 8 h 2 min and costs kr 700 - kr 1100.

No, there is no direct train from Bergen to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Bergen(N) and arriving at Arendal via Drammen and Nelaug. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 14 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bergen to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Bergen busstasjon and arriving at Arendal via Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen and Kristiansand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 11 h 14 min to get from Bergen to Arendal, including transfers.