Getting to Bergen

Bergen Airport is about 16 km south of the city centre. You can travel to and from the airport by Airport bus,  Light Rail and Taxi. If you are taking the train from Oslo you arrive at Bergen railway station close to Bergen Bus station.

Airport bus

The Airport Express bus stops right outside of the terminal and takes about 20 minutes to Bergen Bus Station. The bus also stops at Festplassen and Bryggen. Tickets can be purchased online, at ticket machines inside the terminal or on the bus.

Price if you buy the ticket beforehand 119 kroner.

Price if you buy the ticket on the bus 150 kroner.

Airport Bus

Light Rail

The light rail is right outside the terminal an takes 42 minutes to Bergen Bus Station. It also stops in the city centre of Bergen. Tickets can be purchased at a Skyss ticket machine outside of the terminal or with the mobile app Skyss Billett.

Price 39 kroner

Light Rail


Right outside the terminal. The trip takes about 18 minutes depending on traffic.

 Experience Bergen

As a European City of Culture, Bergen offers a combination of nature, culture and interesting urban attractions.

World Heritage Site Bryggen - Hanseatic wharf

At Bryggen you will experience the hanseatic times. Stroll through narrow alleyways and visit museums showcasing the history of Bergen.

Explore the mountains surrounding Bergen

Take a trip to Fløyen or Ulriken and enjoy spectacular views of the city and the fjord. You can take Fløibanen funicular or Ulriken cable car to get to top of the mountains within a few minutes. There is also the option of hiking up. At the top of Fløyen and Ulriken there are plenty of activities, like bike rental, zip-line, guided hiking tours and more.

Visit museums, restaurants and galleries

There are numerous museums in Bergen covering a wide range of topics. Learn about the history of Bergen within trade, fishing, art, architecture and music. A list of all the museums can be found here.

You'll find a vast variety of restaurants and cafès in Bergen. Or you can visit the famous Fish Market and grab a bite to eat.