There are 4 ways to get from Rygge to Arendal by car ferry, bus, train, car or plane

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Car ferry, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Moss ferjekai to Horten ferjekai Bf
  2. Take the bus from Kopstadkrysset, to Arendal 17

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Train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Rygge stasjon to Oslo S R20 / ...
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Nelaug stasjon 50

$53 - $77

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Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Rygge to Arendal 188.9 miles

$50 - $75

Train, fly, bus  •  5 h 17 min

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

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No, there is no direct train from Rygge to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Rygge stasjon and arriving at Arendal stasjon via Oslo S and Nelaug stasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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The distance between Rygge and Arendal is 153 km. The road distance is 302.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rygge to Arendal without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 5 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Rygge to Arendal, including transfers.

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

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

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Rygge to Arendal train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), arrive at Nelaug stasjon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rygge to Arendal is 302 km. It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to drive from Rygge to Arendal.

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

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There are 44+ hotels available in Arendal. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rygge to Arendal.
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  • Distance: 95.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Rygge, Østfold, Norway and Arendal, Norway?

You can take a train from Rygge to Arendal via Oslo S and Nelaug stasjon in around 6 h 58 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 Rygge stasjon to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Nelaug stasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 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
$19 - $22
Schedules at
flytoget.no
Bus operators
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kopstadkrysset, to Arendal
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
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
Ferry operators
Vestfold Kollektivtrafikk
Website
vkt.no
Car ferry from Moss ferjekai to Horten ferjekai
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
vkt.no

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