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

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

Train  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand to Drammen Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Drammen to Myrdal Express / ...

$67 - $126

4 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Drammen Bangeløkka 17
  2. Take the bus from Drammen Bangeløkka to Borlaug
  3. Take the bus from Borlaug to Flåm stasjon

$86 - $146

Night train  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the night train from Kristiansand stasjon to Hokksund stasjon 50 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Hokksund stasjon to Myrdal stasjon 41 / ...

$69 - $122

Drive  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Kristiansand to Flåm 307.6 miles

$80 - $120

Fly  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Sogndal (SOG) KRS - SOG

$166 - $518

What companies run services between Kristiansand, Norway and Flåm, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway?

You can take a train from Kristiansand to Flåm via Drammen and Myrdal in around 10 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kristiansand to Flåm via Drammen Bangeløkka and Borlaug in around 11 h 53 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Kristiansand to Sogndal via Bergen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kristiansand to Sogndal via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
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 Myrdal
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Kristiansand stasjon to Hokksund stasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Hokksund stasjon to Myrdal stasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Train from Kristiansand [tog] to Drammen [tog]
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
ruter.no
Train from Drammen [tog] to Myrdal
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ruter.no
Night train from Kristiansand [tog] to Hokksund [tog]
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
ruter.no
Night train from Hokksund [tog] to Myrdal
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ruter.no
Bus operators
Nettbuss Travel AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Drammen Bangeløkka
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Bus from Drammen Bangeløkka to Borlaug
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Bangeløkka
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Drammen Bangeløkka
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
nor-way.no
Bus from Borlaug to Flåm stasjon
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
nor-way.no

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kristiansand to Flåm?

The distance between Kristiansand and Flåm is 306 km. The road distance is 492 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kristiansand to Flåm?

The cheapest way to get from Kristiansand to Flåm is to train which costs kr 500 - kr 1000 and takes 10 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kristiansand to Flåm?

The quickest way to get from Kristiansand to Flåm is to drive which takes 7 h 33 min and costs kr 600 - kr 950.

Is there a direct train between Kristiansand and Flåm?

No, there is no direct train from Kristiansand to Flåm. However, there are services departing from Kristiansand and arriving at Flaam via Drammen and Myrdal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 31 min.

Is there a direct bus between Kristiansand and Flåm?

No, there is no direct bus from Kristiansand to Flåm. However, there are services departing from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon and arriving at Flåm stasjon via Drammen Bangeløkka and Borlaug. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Kristiansand to Flåm?

It takes approximately 10 h 31 min to get from Kristiansand to Flåm, including transfers.