Ferry from Stavanger to Kristiansand

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Travel by ferry to Kristiansand from Stavanger by ferry! Find detailed information about the Stavanger - Kristiansand route on Ferryhopper and plan your trip to Norway without any hidden fees.

Ferry schedules from Stavanger to Kristiansand

Is there a ferry from Stavanger to Kristiansand?

Yes, there is usually 1 daily ferry from Stavanger to Kristiansand all year round. The Stavanger - Kristiansand ferry route is operated by Fjord Line

To find all available ferry schedules in real time, plan your trip on Ferryhopper and book your ferry tickets step-by-step.

What’s the ferry schedule from Stavanger to Kristiansand?

Normally, you can find 7 weekly crossings from Stavanger to Kristiansand. Ferries from Stavanger depart at 20:00 and arrive in Kristiansand at around 12:55 the following day.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Stavanger to Kristiansand?

Standard ferry tickets for the Stavanger - 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 organizing your ferry trip to Norway on Ferryhopper, you can browse all available offers and travel by ferry at the best prices!

When booking ferry tickets for the route you’re interested in, any available offers are automatically applied.


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

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

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Stavanger to Kristiansand?

Ferries that travel from Stavanger to Kristiansand usually arrive in around 17 hr.

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

The Stavanger - Kristiansand ferry route is served only by conventional ferries, which make the crossing in 16 hr 55 min.

What’s the distance between Stavanger and Kristiansand?

The distance between Stavanger and Kristiansand is approximately 134 nautical miles (about 248 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Kristiansand from Stavanger

Here are some of our top travel tips for your ferry ride to Kristiansand:

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Stavanger well in advance, especially if you wish to bring along your vehicle or travel in high season.
  • Apart from Stavanger - Kristiansand, there are more ferry connections inside Norway. For instance, you can check out the Bergen to Kristiansand or Bergen to Stavanger ferry route.
  • For more ways to get around Scandinavia by ferry, check out our interactive Map of ferries and browse all available connections.

Where to take the ferry from Stavanger to Kristiansand

Fjord Lines’ ferries to Kristiansand usually depart from Risavika Port, which is 20-30 min by car from Stavanger city center. You can also use a local bus to get to the port from the center of Stavanger.

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

Yes, you can bring along your vehicle on the ferry to Kristiansand and explore Norway at your leisure.

Alternatively, you can leave your vehicle at the free parking right outside the terminal.

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.


There is a wide range of cabins to choose from on board the ferries to Kristiansand. Alternatively, air seats are also available.

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 Stavanger to Kristiansand

Hop on the ferry to Kristiansand and discover the hidden gems of Norway. Plan your trip on Ferryhopper, browse all timetables and book your Stavanger - Kristiansand ferry tickets hassle-free!