Bergen Airport Flesland is Norway’s second busiest airport, beautifully located by the majestic fjords about 18 kilometres south of Bergen city.
From Bergen Airport to the city center it takes about 25 minutes by car and a few minutes longer with the Airport bus. The Airport Bus serves all public flights and tickets for the Airport Bus can be bought in advance online or at the Tourist Information in Bergen.
The vast majority of the people visiting Bergen arrives by airplanes at Bergen Airport Flesland. Bergen Airport serves Hordaland county and the city of Bergen.
Over 3,8 million passengers enters the terminal buildings every year. The airport has 36 direct routes from large European cities, such as the major transport hubs in Amsterdam, Copenhagen and London.
When arriving at Bergen Airport Flesland, it is easy to get around in the Bergen Region. There is always an Airport Bus waiting for you just outside the arrival hall when arriving with scheduled flights on weekdays, weekends and holidays.
The Airport Bus takes about 30 minutes to the city centre, where you easily can get around the region by train from the Bergen Railway Station, by boat from Strandkaiterminalen (Bergen boat terminal) or by bus from Bystasjonen (Bergen Bus Station). The Airport Bus departs every 10 minutes during daytime, and some departures during the night.
You can also choose to take the boat from Flesland Pier to the city centre, or further along the beautiful coastline.
Photo: Nils Olav Mevatne / Avinor
There are several hotels in the Flesland Region (Bergen South). A few of them within walking distance from the terminal buildings, and two of them within a five-minute drive.
The hotels by the airport are ideal for business travelers and has good meeting facilities for small and large groups. Bergen Airport Flesland has good parking capacity, and it is easy to rent a car upon arrival.
Within the end of 2017, Bergen Airport Flesland opens a new domestic terminal, significantly increasing the airport capacity. The opening of Bergen light railway system is due to be extended to the airport to deal with the expected passenger growth in the coming years.
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