Ferry from Bergen to Kristiansand

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Want to travel from Bergen to Kristiansand in Norway by ferry? Learn more about the Bergen - Kristiansand ferry route, including the fares and schedules, and plan your ferry trip to Norway online!

Ferry schedules from Bergen to Kristiansand

Bergen Kristiansand Trip frequency: Every day First trip: 13:30 Last trip: 13:30 Average duration: 5h 30m Price range: 34.00 € - 75.00 €
Kristiansand Bergen Trip frequency: 6 days per week First trip: 07:00 Last trip: 07:00 Average duration: 5h 30m Price range: 34.00 € - 75.00 €
Ferry companies FJORD LINE

Is there a ferry from Bergen to Kristiansand?

Yes, there are usually 7 weekly ferries from Bergen to Kristiansand all year round. All ferry crossings are operated by the ferry company Fjord Line.

As ferry availability and frequency are subject to change, stay up to date through Ferryhopper and book ferry tickets hassle-free.

What’s the ferry schedule from Bergen to Kristiansand?

Normally, you can find 1 daily crossing from Bergen to Kristiansand. Ferries from Bergen depart at around 13:30 and arrive in Kristiansand at around 13:00 the following day.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Bergen to Kristiansand?

Standard ferry tickets for the Bergen - Kristiansand route start at around €100 per passenger. Keep in mind that the final cost depends on available offers and discounts, as well as vehicle selection and accommodation type. 


When planning your trip to Norway on Ferryhopper, you can browse all available offers and travel by ferry on a budget!

Any available offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets for the route you’re interested in.


There are certain passenger categories entitled to discount tickets on ferries traveling from Bergen to Kristiansand, such as:

  • Toddlers
  • Children
  • Eurail/Interrail pass holders
  • Fjord Club members

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Bergen to Kristiansand?

The estimated travel time of the Bergen - Kristiansand ferry trip is around 23.5 hr.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Bergen to Kristiansand?

The Bergen - Kristiansand ferry route is served only by conventional ferries, which make the crossing in 23 hr 25 min.

What’s the distance between Bergen and Kristiansand?

The distance between the ports of Bergen and Kristiansand is approximately 230 nautical miles (about 426 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Kristiansand from Bergen

Below, you can find some of our top travel tips for your ferry trip to Kristiansand:

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Bergen well in advance, especially if you wish to bring along your vehicle or travel in high season.
  • Apart from Bergen - Kristiansand, there are more ferry connections inside Norway. For instance, you can check out the Bergen - Stavanger ferry route.
  • Do you need some extra inspiration for your adventures in Scandinavia? Check out all available ferry routes on our Map of ferries and continue your ferry journey elsewhere!

Where to take the ferry from Bergen to Kristiansand

The Norwegian ferry port of Bergen is located on the country’s southwestern coast. It is directly connected to the port of Kristiansand, at the south of Norway.

Fjord Line’s ferries usually depart from the Jekteviks terminal at the port of Bergen. This is very close to the city center and a 20 min walk (5.5 km) from Bergen Station.

Can I travel on the ferry from Bergen to Kristiansand with a car?

Yes, Bergen - Kristiansand ferries allow the transport of motor vehicles so you can explore Norway at your own pace.

Ferry luggage

With Fjord Line, you can bring 1 piece of luggage with maximum dimensions of 55x40x23 cm and a maximum weight of 15 kg. If you’re traveling with a vehicle, luggage weighing up to 50 kg can be transported free of charge.


You can book a cabin on the ferry from Bergen to Kristiansand and arrive in Norway well-relaxed. Alternatively, you can book an air seat.

Pet travel

Yes, you can bring along your pet on the ferries of Fjord Line for an additional fee! Pets must be kept in the vehicle or in the kennel. They cannot be brought into public areas or cabins.

In any case, make sure to bring along the necessary pet documents and supplies for a smooth ride with your little companion!

Book ferry tickets from Bergen to Kristiansand

Browse all schedules online on Ferryhopper and book your ferry tickets from Bergen to Kristiansand. Compare fares, timetables and discounts, and plan your ferry trip in Norway with ease!