There are 5 ways to get from Oslo to Arendal by bus, 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.

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Bus Konkurrenten  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Arendal 17

$38

4 alternative options

Bus Nettbuss Travel AS  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Oslo bussterminal to Harebakken bussterminal Nx190 / ...

$40 - $60

Train  •  5 h 22 min

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

$40 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Oslo to Arendal 163.8 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly, bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Kristiansand (KRS) OSL - KRS
  3. Take the bus from Kjevik lufthavn to Arendal bussterminal

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The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Arendal is to bus which costs kr 300 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo to Arendal is to drive which takes 3 h 20 min and costs kr 350 - kr 550.

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The distance between Oslo and Arendal is 197 km. The road distance is 262 km.

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The bus from Oslo to Arendal takes 3 h 54 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oslo and arriving at Arendal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oslo to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Oslo S and arriving at Arendal stasjon via Nelaug stasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 22 min.

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

Konkurrenten operates a bus from Oslo to Arendal every 4 hours. Tickets cost $38 and the journey takes 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, Norwegian Railways (NSB) operates a train from Oslo to Arendal every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Nelaug stasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nsb.no
Flytoget AS
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $22
Schedules at
flytoget.no
Bus operators
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Oslo to Arendal
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Nettbuss Travel AS
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Harebakken bussterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Harebakken bussterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
nor-way.no
Aust-Agder flyekspress
Website
flyekspress.no
Bus from Kjevik lufthavn to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
flyekspress.no

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