The city centre is 1x1 square kilometers, making everything in walking distance. With a distance of only 3 kilometers between the city center and the campus, you can either walk, take the bus or a taxi between the locations. Travelling with our fully electric busses is very easy. With the AKT travel planner and mobile app, you can travel easy both in and outside of Kristiansand. The 24-hour ticket allows unlimited travel in Kristiansand, and may be purchased on the bus, at the customer service center or in the online shop.
Kristiansand airport is called Kjevik (KRS/ENCN). There are direct flights to Kjevik from Oslo, Copenhagen, and Amsterdam, and several days a week from London. There are also frequent domestic flights to Kjevik from Bergen, Stavanger, and Trondheim. From Kjevik, the bus to the city centre takes approx. 25 minutes.
The train station in Kristiansand has several daily arrivals/departures from/to Oslo (about 4.5 hours) and Stavanger (about 3 hours). Tickets can be bought online and more information can be found on the website of Go-Ahead. Timetables and information about bus travels within the area of Kristiansand can be found at the website of Agder Kollektivtrafikk AS. It takes approximately 10-15 minutes by bus from the city center to the university campus in Kristiansand.
Kristiansand lies right beside the sea and is therefore also accessible by boat. Ferries go between Kristiansand and Hirtshals (Denmark) several times daily and various cruise ships call on Kristiansand harbour every year. From Hirtshals (Denmark), the ferry trip is appr. 3 hours and 15 minutes. There is also a ferry between Kristiansand and Eemshaven (The Netherlands), which operate three times a week taking 18 hours.
Agder Taxi: +47 07000
Taxi Sør: +47 380 28 000