There are 5 ways to get from Stockholm to Kristiansand by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Kristiansand (KRS) ARN - KRS

$90 - $350

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Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Oslo 600S / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon Nx190 / ...

$65 - $119

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Train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Oslo S SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Kristiansand stasjon 50

$85 - $168

Bus Bus4You  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlanda terminal 5 buss to Oslo Bussterminal Bus4You
  2. Take the bus from Oslo to Lund, Kristiansand 17

$122 - $137

Drive  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Kristiansand 516.6 miles

$130 - $200

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockholm to Kristiansand. However, there are services departing from Stockholm and arriving at Kristiansand rutebilstasjon via Oslo bussterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockholm station to Kristiansand. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at Kristiansand stasjon via Oslo S. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 56 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Kristiansand is 595 km. The road distance is 826.6 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Kristiansand without a car is to train which takes 10 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Stockholm to Kristiansand, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Kristiansand bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stockholm station.

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Stockholm to Kristiansand train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Kristiansand is to fly which takes 6 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 56 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 13 h 31 min.

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There is no direct flight from Stockholm Airport to Kristiansand Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Stockholm to Kristiansand bus services, operated by Nettbuss Travel AS, arrive at Kristiansand rutebilstasjon station.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Kristiansand.
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  • Distance: 372 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Kristiansand, Norway?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and three other airlines fly from Stockholm to Kristiansand hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stockholm to Kristiansand via Oslo S in around 10 h 56 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Stockholm to Kristiansand via Trondheim
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Stockholm to Kristiansand via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Kristiansand via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stockholm to Kristiansand via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$80 - $110
2nd Class Refundable
$80 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$110 - $160
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Kristiansand stasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Bus from Arlanda terminal 5 buss to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Travel AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Oslo to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Oslo to Lund, Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress

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Stockholm to Kristiansand train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), arrive at Kristiansand stasjon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Kristiansand is 827 km. It takes approximately 10 h 8 min to drive from Stockholm to Kristiansand.

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Widerøe, KLM, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Kristiansand Airport.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Kristiansand. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs .

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