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There are 5 ways to get from Stavanger to Arendal by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the train from Stavanger stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon 50
  2. Take the bus from Kristiansand to Arendal 17

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Bus  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Byterminalen to Harebakken bussterminal Nw192

$40 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus via Kristiansand rutebilstasjon  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon Nw192
  2. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Arendal bussterminal 100 / ...

Drive  •  4h 21m

  1. Drive from Stavanger to Arendal 186.7 miles

$45 - $75

Fly, bus  •  4h 10m

  1. Fly from Stavanger (SVG) to Kristiansand (KRS) SVG - KRS
  2. Take the bus from Kjevik lufthavn to Arendal bussterminal

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The cheapest way to get from Stavanger to Arendal is to bus which costs kr 350 - kr 490 and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Stavanger to Arendal is to drive which costs kr 400 - kr 600 and takes 4h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stavanger to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Byterminalen and arriving at Arendal bussterminal via Harebakken senter. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 44m.

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The distance between Stavanger and Arendal is 184 km. The road distance is 298.7 km.

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The best way to get from Stavanger to Arendal without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 58m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 58m to get from Stavanger to Arendal, including transfers.

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Stavanger to Arendal bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, depart from Byterminalen station.

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The quickest flight from Stavanger Airport to Kristiansand Airport is the direct flight which takes 35m.

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Stavanger to Arendal bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, arrive at Harebakken bussterminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stavanger to Arendal is 299 km. It takes approximately 4h 21m to drive from Stavanger to Arendal.

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  • Distance: 115.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 58m

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

Nor-Way Bussekspress operates a bus from Stavanger to Arendal 6 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5h 25m.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Stavanger to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Phone
61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Stavanger stasjon to Kristiansand stasjon
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Byterminalen to Harebakken bussterminal
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Bus from Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Agder Kollektivtrafikk as
Phone
815 00 194
Email
post@akt.no
Website
akt.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Agder Kollektivtrafikk as
Agder flyekspress
Website
flyekspress.no
Bus from Kjevik lufthavn to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
flyekspress.no

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Widerøe offers flights from Stavanger Airport to Kristiansand Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Arendal. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stavanger to Stavanger Airport is to bus which takes 25m and costs kr 29 - kr 180.

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