There are 5 ways to get from Bergen to Kristiansand by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Kristiansand (KRS) BGO - KRS

$85 - $286

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Train  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Bergen stasjon to Drammen stasjon 41
  2. Take the train from Drammen stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon 50

$76 - $112

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bergen busstasjon to Stavanger Nw400
  2. Take the train from Stavanger stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon 50

$86 - $120

Bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bergen busstasjon to Stavanger Nw400
  2. Take the bus from Stavanger to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon Nw300 / ...

$88 - $130

Drive  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bergen to Kristiansand 332.8 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Bergen to Kristiansand is to train which costs kr 600 - kr 950 and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from Bergen to Kristiansand is to fly which costs kr 650 - kr 2400 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bergen to Kristiansand. However, there are services departing from Bergen busstasjon and arriving at Kristiansand rutebilstasjon via Stavanger. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bergen to Kristiansand. However, there are services departing from Bergen stasjon and arriving at Kristiansand stasjon via Drammen stasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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The distance between Bergen and Kristiansand is 292 km. The road distance is 532.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bergen to Kristiansand without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 43 min and costs kr 700 - kr 1000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Bergen to Kristiansand, including transfers.

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Bergen to Kristiansand bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, depart from Bergen busstasjon station.

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Bergen to Kristiansand train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), depart from Bergen stasjon station.

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The best way to get from Bergen to Kristiansand is to fly which takes 3 h 12 min and costs kr 650 - kr 2400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs kr 700 - kr 1100 and takes 10 h 20 min, you could also train, which costs kr 600 - kr 950 and takes 11 h.

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  • Distance: 182.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

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

Widerøe, Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from Bergen to Kristiansand every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bergen to Kristiansand via Stavanger in around 10 h 20 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Bergen to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
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 Stavanger stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Train from Bergen stasjon to Drammen stasjon
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
nsb.no
Train from Drammen stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Bergen busstasjon to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Bus from Stavanger to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Bus from Stavanger stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nsb.no

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The quickest flight from Bergen Airport to Kristiansand Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Bergen to Kristiansand bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, arrive at Kristiansand rutebilstasjon station.

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Bergen to Kristiansand train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), arrive at Kristiansand stasjon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bergen to Kristiansand is 532 km. It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to drive from Bergen to Kristiansand.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Widerøe and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Bergen Airport to Kristiansand Airport.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Kristiansand. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bergen to Bergen Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs kr 35 - kr 50.

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