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

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Bus  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon Lp1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Arendal bussterminal 100 / ...

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Bus #2  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Byterminalen to Øygårdsdalen Nw192

kr 420 - kr 550

3 alternative options

Bus via Arendal  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon Lp1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kristiansand to Arendal 17

Drive  •  4h 23m

  1. Drive from Stavanger to Arendal 300.5 km

kr 460 - kr 700

Fly, bus  •  4h 8m

  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 420 - kr 550 and takes 6h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Stavanger to Arendal is to drive which costs kr 460 - kr 700 and takes 4h 23m.

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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 Kristiansand rutebilstasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 31m.

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The distance between Stavanger and Arendal is 184 km. The road distance is 300.5 km.

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The best way to get from Stavanger to Arendal without a car is to bus which takes 5h 31m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Stavanger to Arendal, including transfers.

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Stavanger to Arendal bus services, operated by Vaernes Ekspressen, depart from Byterminalen station.

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

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Stavanger to Arendal bus services, operated by Agder Kollektivtrafikk as, arrive at Arendal bussterminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stavanger to Arendal is 300 km. It takes approximately 4h 23m to drive from Stavanger to Arendal.

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  • Distance: 184.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 31m

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

You can take a bus from Stavanger to Arendal via Kristiansand rutebilstasjon in around 5h 31m.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Stavanger to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
kr 1000 - kr 3400
Bus operators
Vaernes Ekspressen
Phone
+47 905 74 475
Email
post@vaernesekspressen.no
Website
vaernesekspressen.no
Bus from Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Vaernes Ekspressen
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Byterminalen to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 370 - kr 450
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 370 - kr 450
Bus from Byterminalen to Øygårdsdalen
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 420 - kr 550
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 420 - kr 550
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
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
Agder flyekspress
Phone
+47 962 22 200
Email
FLYBUSS@FLYEKSPRESS.NO
Website
flyekspress.no
Bus from Kjevik lufthavn to Arendal bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Agder flyekspress

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Widerøe offers flights from Stavanger Airport to Kristiansand Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Arendal. Prices start at kr 1000 NOK per night.

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The best way to get from Stavanger to Stavanger Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs kr 45 - kr 49.

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