There are 9 ways to get from Kristiansand to Ålesund by plane, bus, train, night train, ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Alesund  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Alesund (AES) KRS - AES

$109 - $482

8 alternative options

Fly to Orsta/Volda, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Orsta/Volda (HOV) KRS - HOV
  2. Take the bus from Hovdebakken to Ålesund rutebilstasjon

$123 - $476

Fly to Molde, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Molde (MOL) KRS - MOL
  2. Take the bus from Årøkrysset to Ålesund rådhus

$121 - $519

Train, bus via Lillehammer  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand to Drammen 50 / ...
  2. Take the train from Drammen to Lillehammer R10
  3. Take the train from Lillehammer to Aandalsnes 22 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Åndalsnes stasjon to Moa trafikkterminal 681

$122 - $212

Train, bus  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand to Oslo S R50
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Dombaas R21 / ...
  3. Take the train from Dombaas to Aandalsnes 22 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Åndalsnes stasjon to Ålesund rådhus 681

$110 - $191

Bus  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo Bussterminal 17
  2. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Nordfjordeid rutebilstasjon
  3. Take the bus from Nordfjordeid rutebilstasjon to Kiperviktorget E136 351

$137 - $198

Night train, bus  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take the night train from Kristiansand stasjon to Stavanger stasjon 50 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen to Bergen busstasjon
  3. Take the bus from Bergen busstasjon to Ålesund rutebilstasjon

$143 - $210

Train, bus, ferry  •  24 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand to Stavanger 50 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen to Bergen busstasjon
  3. Take the ferry from Bergen Nøstet Hurtigrutekai to Ålesund Hurtigrutekai

$194 - $291

Drive  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Kristiansand to Ålesund 541.8 miles

$140 - $210

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

Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and two other airlines fly from Kristiansand to Ålesund hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kristiansand to Ålesund via Oslo Bussterminal and Nordfjordeid rutebilstasjon in around 19 h 3 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Alesund via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Kristiansand to Alesund via Trondheim
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Kristiansand to Alesund via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Kristiansand to Alesund via Oslo, Trondheim
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Kristiansand to Alesund via Trondheim, Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Kristiansand to Molde via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Kristiansand to Molde via Trondheim, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Kristiansand to Alesund via Bergen
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Kristiansand to Orsta/Volda via Bergen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Kristiansand to Orsta/Volda via Trondheim, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Kristiansand to Orsta/Volda via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Kristiansand to Orsta/Volda via Oslo, Sogndal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Kristiansand to Molde via Bergen
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Alesund via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Kristiansand to Molde via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Alesund via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Kristiansand to Orsta/Volda via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Kristiansand to Drammen
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nsb.no
Train from Drammen to Lillehammer
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
nsb.no
Train from Lillehammer to Aandalsnes
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Train from Kristiansand to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Dombaas
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nsb.no
Train from Dombaas to Aandalsnes
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Kristiansand stasjon to Stavanger stasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Train from Kristiansand to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Train from Kristiansand [tog] to Drammen [tog]
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Drammen [tog] to Lillehammer [tog]
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Lillehammer [tog] to Åndalsnes [tog]
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Kristiansand [tog] to Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog]
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog] to Dombås [tog-buss]
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Dombås [tog-buss] to Åndalsnes [tog]
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
ruter.no
Night train from Kristiansand [tog] to Stavanger [tog]
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Kristiansand [tog] to Stavanger [tog]
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ruter.no
Bus operators
Nettbuss AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Hovdebakken to Ålesund rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Bus from Årøkrysset to Ålesund rådhus
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Bus from Åndalsnes stasjon to Moa trafikkterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Bus from Åndalsnes stasjon to Ålesund rådhus
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Bus from Nordfjordeid rutebilstasjon to Kiperviktorget E136
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Nettbuss Travel AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Nordfjordeid rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Bus from Bergen busstasjon to Ålesund rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
nor-way.no
Bus from Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen to Bergen busstasjon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
nor-way.no
Ferry operators
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Bergen Nøstet Hurtigrutekai to Ålesund Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kristiansand and Ålesund is 491 km. The road distance is 867 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kristiansand to Ålesund is to train and bus which costs kr 850 - kr 1600 and takes 14 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Kristiansand to Ålesund is to fly which takes 5 h 3 min and costs kr 850 - kr 3900.

No, there is no direct bus from Kristiansand to Ålesund. However, there are services departing from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon and arriving at Kiperviktorget E136 via Oslo Bussterminal and Nordfjordeid rutebilstasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Kristiansand to Ålesund, including transfers.