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There are 4 ways to get from Bergen to Stavanger by bus, ferry or plane

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Bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Bergen busstasjon to Jernbaneveien Nw400

kr 350 - kr 430

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the ferry from Bergen Skoltegrunnskaien to Risavika havn Utenriksterminal Bergen-Stavanger-Hirtshals

kr 286 - kr 386

2 alternative options

Bus via Halhjem kai  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Halhjem kai to Mortavika kai Nw400

kr 1338 - kr 1630

Fly, line 7 bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Stavanger (SVG) BGO - SVG
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Sande terrasse to Jernbaneveien

kr 393 - kr 1834

Bergen → Stavanger
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Stavanger is 815 55 015.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Stavanger is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Stavanger is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 815 55 015.

Last updated: 28 Feb 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Bergen to Stavanger is to ferry which costs kr 280 - kr 390 and takes 7h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Bergen to Stavanger is to fly and line 7 bus which costs kr 390 - kr 1900 and takes 3h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bergen busstasjon and arriving at Jernbaneveien. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 25m.

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The distance between Bergen and Stavanger is 160 km.

The best way to get from Bergen to Stavanger without a car is to bus which takes 5h 25m and costs kr 350 - kr 430.

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The bus from Bergen busstasjon to Jernbaneveien takes 5h 25m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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The quickest flight from Bergen Airport to Stavanger Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Bergen to Stavanger bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, arrive at Jernbaneveien station.

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

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Map of how to get from Bergen to Stavanger.
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  • Distance: 159.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 25m

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

Nor-Way Bussekspress operates a bus from Bergen busstasjon to Jernbaneveien every 4 hours. Tickets cost kr 350 - kr 430 and the journey takes 5h 25m.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Bergen to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 420 - kr 3400
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bergen to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 550 - kr 5000
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Bergen to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 400 - kr 4500
Bus operators
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Bergen busstasjon to Jernbaneveien
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
kr 350 - kr 430
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 350 - kr 430
Bus from Halhjem kai to Mortavika kai
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
kr 290 - kr 360
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 290 - kr 360
Kolumbus
Phone
(+47) 51 92 52 00
Website
kolumbus.no
Bus from Sande terrasse to Jernbaneveien
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
kr 37
Website
Kolumbus
Ferry operators
Fjordline
Phone
+47 51 46 40 99
Email
info@fjordline.com
Website
fjordline.com
Ferry from Bergen Skoltegrunnskaien to Risavika havn Utenriksterminal
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
kr 250 - kr 350
Website
Fjordline

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