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There are 6 ways to get from Skien to Bergen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the train from Skien stasjon to Drammen stasjon Re11 / ...
  2. Take the train from Drammen stasjon to Bergen stasjon F4

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Bus via Seljestad vektstasjon  •  10h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Skien Landmannstorget to Seljord skysstasjon R 1
  2. Take the bus from Seljord skysstasjon to Seljestad vektstasjon
  3. Take the bus from Seljestad vektstasjon to Bergen busstasjon 930

Bus  •  13h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Skjelsvik knutepunkt to Bergen busstasjon Vy190

Drive  •  6h 58m

  1. Drive from Skien to Bergen 454.9 km

Train to Oslo Sandefjord, fly  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the train from Skien stasjon to Torp stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo Sandefjord (TRF) to Bergen (BGO) TRF - BGO

Train to Oslo, fly  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Skien stasjon to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Bergen (BGO) OSL - BGO

Skien to Bergen by train

40 Weekly Trains
9h 4m Average Duration
kr 816 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Skien to Bergen is to train which costs kr 800 - kr 1300 and takes 9h 4m.

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The fastest way to get from Skien to Bergen is to train and fly which takes 3h 47m and costs kr 850 - kr 3500.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skien to Bergen. However, there are services departing from Skien Landmannstorget and arriving at Bergen busstasjon via Seljord skysstasjon and Seljestad vektstasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Skien to Bergen. However, there are services departing from Skien stasjon and arriving at Bergen stasjon via Drammen stasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 4m.

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The distance between Skien and Bergen is 511 km. The road distance is 454.9 km.

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The best way to get from Skien to Bergen without a car is to train which takes 9h 4m and costs kr 800 - kr 1300.

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It takes approximately 9h 4m to get from Skien to Bergen, including transfers.

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Skien to Bergen bus services, operated by Farte, depart from Skien Landmannstorget station.

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Skien to Bergen train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (VY), depart from Skien stasjon station.

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The best way to get from Skien to Bergen is to train which takes 9h 4m and costs kr 800 - kr 1300. Alternatively, you can bus via Seljestad vektstasjon, which costs and takes 10h 37m.

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  • Distance: 510.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 4m

What companies run services between Skien, Norway and Bergen, Norway?

You can take a train from Skien to Bergen via Drammen stasjon in around 9h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skien to Bergen via Seljord skysstasjon and Seljestad vektstasjon in around 10h 37m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Bergen
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 650 - kr 2800
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Bergen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 650 - kr 2600
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Oslo Sandefjord to Bergen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 750 - kr 3900
Flights from Oslo Sandefjord to Bergen via Stavanger
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 750 - kr 3900
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (VY)
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Email
tog@vy.no
Website
vy.no
Train from Skien stasjon to Drammen stasjon
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 210 - kr 320
Website
https://www.vy.no/en
Train from Drammen stasjon to Bergen stasjon
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
kr 600 - kr 900
Website
https://www.vy.no/en
Train from Skien stasjon to Torp stasjon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 100 - kr 160
Website
https://www.vy.no/en
Train from Skien stasjon to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 340 - kr 500
Website
https://www.vy.no/en
Bus operators
Farte
Email
farte@t-fk.no
Website
farte.no
Bus from Skien Landmannstorget to Seljord skysstasjon
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Farte
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Seljord skysstasjon to Seljestad vektstasjon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 340 - kr 470
Schedules at
nor-way.no
Online Ticket
kr 340 - kr 470
SKYSS
Phone
177
Email
kunde@skyss.no
Website
skyss.no
Bus from Seljestad vektstasjon to Bergen busstasjon
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 35 - kr 60
Website
https://www.skyss.no/en
Vy Buss
Phone
+47 407 05070
Email
buss@vy.no
Website
vybuss.no
Bus from Skjelsvik knutepunkt to Bergen busstasjon
Ave. Duration
11h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 850 - kr 1400
Website
https://www.vybuss.com/

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Skien to Bergen bus services, operated by SKYSS, arrive at Bergen busstasjon station.

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Skien to Bergen train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (VY), arrive at Bergen stasjon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skien to Bergen is 455 km. It takes approximately 6h 58m to drive from Skien to Bergen.

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