There are 6 ways to get from Stavanger to Arendal by train, bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Stavanger to Kristiansand Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kristiansand to Arendal 100 / ...

Cheapest option

Night train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the night train from Stavanger [tog] to Nelaug [tog] R50 / ...

$46 - $74

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon Nw300
  2. Take the bus from Kristiansand to Arendal 100 / ...

Drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Stavanger to Arendal 186.7 miles

$45 - $75

Fly to Kristiansand, bus  •  4 h 11 min

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

Fly to Oslo Sandefjord, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Stavanger (SVG) to Oslo Sandefjord (TRF) SVG - TRF
  2. Take the bus from Ringdalskrysset to Arendal

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

You can take a bus from Stavanger to Arendal via Kristiansand rutebilstasjon and Kristiansand in around 5 h 38 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Stavanger to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Stavanger to Oslo Sandefjord
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Stavanger to Oslo Sandefjord via Bergen
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Stavanger to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Stavanger stasjon to Nelaug stasjon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
nsb.no
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Train from Stavanger [tog] to Kristiansand [tog]
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ruter.no
Night train from Stavanger [tog] to Nelaug [tog]
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ruter.no
Bus operators
AKT
Phone
815 00 194
Email
post@akt.no
Website
akt.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
akt.no
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Kristiansand to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Ringdalskrysset to Arendal
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
nor-way.no
Agder Kollektivtrafikk AS
Phone
815 00 194
Email
post@akt.no
Website
agderkollektivtrafikk.no
Bus from Kristiansand lufthavn Kjevik to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
agderkollektivtrafikk.no

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stavanger and Arendal is 184 km. The road distance is 299 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct train from Stavanger to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Stavanger [tog] and arriving at Arendal via Nelaug. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Stavanger to Arendal. However, there are services departing from Stavanger sentrum Byterminalen and arriving at Arendal via Kristiansand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Stavanger to Arendal, including transfers.