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There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arendal by plane, bus, train, night bus, ferry, night train, car or car ferry

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Fly to Kristiansand, bus  •  8h 33m

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

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Bus  •  29h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen N98
  2. Take the bus from Malmö to Oslo 613
  3. Take the bus from Oslo to Arendal 17

$130 - $195

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Fly to Oslo Sandefjord, bus  •  10h 1m

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

Train, night bus, ferry, bus  •  20h 43m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the night bus from Hamburg to Aalborg
  4. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Sindal St. 75
  5. Take the ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai
  6. Take the bus from Kristiansand to Arendal 17

Train, night train, bus  •  25h 27m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
  4. Take the bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal 613
  5. Take the train from Oslo S to Nelaug stasjon 50

$227 - $360

Train, bus  •  27h 22m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz Ice
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Oslo
  3. Take the bus from Oslo to Arendal 17

$198 - $288

Train, drive, car ferry  •  27h 30m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg-Altona Ice
  3. Drive from Hamburg-Altona to Kiel
  4. Take the car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg
  5. Drive from Gothenburg to Arendal

$234 - $364

Drive  •  18h 6m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Arendal 1118.6 miles

$290 - $430

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arendal is to bus which costs 110€ - 170€ and takes 29h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arendal is to drive which costs 250€ - 380€ and takes 18h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Arendal via Copenhagen, Malmö and Oslo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 24m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Arendal is 928 km. The road distance is 1789.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arendal without a car is to train and night bus and ferry and bus which takes 20h 43m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 33m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arendal, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Arendal bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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There is no direct flight from Frankfurt Airport to Kristiansand Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Frankfurt am Main to Arendal bus services, operated by Konkurrenten, arrive at Arendal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Arendal is 1790 km. It takes approximately 18h 6m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Arendal.

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  • Distance: 580 miles
  • Duration: 8h 33m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Arendal, Norway?

You can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Arendal via Copenhagen, Malmö, and Oslo in around 29h 24m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Kristiansand via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Kristiansand via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Kristiansand via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo Sandefjord via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Kristiansand via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo Sandefjord via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo Sandefjord via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo Sandefjord via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Sindal St.
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Phone
61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Nelaug stasjon
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
nsb.no
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Agder flyekspress
Website
flyekspress.no
Bus from Kjevik lufthavn to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
flyekspress.no
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Ringdalskrysset to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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konkurrenten.no
Bus from Oslo to Arendal
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Hamburg to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Oslo
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Malmö to Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Color Line AS
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$59
Small Car
$59

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Widerøe, KLM, Lufthansa and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Kristiansand Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Arendal. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13m and costs 9€ - 14€.

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