There are 4 ways to get from Kristiansand to Oslo by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand stasjon to Oslo S 50

$35 - $55

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Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Hjortnes E18 Nx190 / ...

$35 - $70

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Kristiansand to Oslo 202.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly, train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Oslo (OSL) KRS - OSL
  2. Take the train from Oslo Lufthavn stasjon to Oslo S

$66 - $191

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon and arriving at Hjortnes E18. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kristiansand stasjon and arriving at Oslo S. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Kristiansand and Oslo is 252 km. The road distance is 323.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kristiansand to Oslo without a car is to train which takes 4 h 29 min and costs .

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The train from Kristiansand stasjon to Oslo S takes 4 h 29 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Kristiansand to Oslo bus services, operated by Nettbuss Travel AS, depart from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon station.

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

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The best way to get from Kristiansand to Oslo is to train which takes 4 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Kristiansand Airport to Oslo Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Kristiansand to Oslo bus services, operated by Nettbuss Travel AS, arrive at Hjortnes E18 station.

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  • Distance: 157.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

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

Norwegian Railways (NSB) operates a train from Kristiansand to Oslo every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, Nettbuss Travel AS operates a bus from Kristiansand to Oslo every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Oslo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Oslo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Kristiansand stasjon to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nsb.no
Flytoget AS
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo Lufthavn stasjon to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
flytoget.no
Bus operators
Nettbuss Travel AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Hjortnes E18
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
nettbuss.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
$40 - $65
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kristiansand to Oslo is 324 km. It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to drive from Kristiansand to Oslo.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Kristiansand Airport to Oslo Airport.

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There are 273+ hotels available in Oslo. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kristiansand to Kristiansand Airport is to line 35 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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