Express bus between Kristiansand and Oslo, and now also to/from Flekkefjord and Stavanger on the west coast.
95 weekly departures – and 14 of these departures run as direct bus. We offer a fast, affordable and comfortable journey.
Konkurrenten ensures that everyone comes along, and order a cab for you if needed.
Southern Norway is the children's favourite part of the country with many activities for the whole family. Here you will find the Dyreparken Zoo with theme parks and bathing area, cozy whitewashed southern cities and islands with lovely beaches, boating and cottage coziness.
Search for departure times and tickets in our journey planner.
Risdal Touring, which operates Konkurrenten, has great deals for those who travel frequently between Oslo and Southern Norway. You can purchase multiple-journey tickets directly on board the bus with cash or credit card.
- 10-journey ticket: NOK 3 200,– i.e. only NOK 320,– per trip
- 5-journey ticket: NOK 1 800,– i.e. only NOK 360,– per trip
The multiple-journey ticket applies as long as there are punches left and has no time limit. The multiple-journey ticket is impersonal and can be borrowed to others.
- Konkurrenten runs daily to and from Stavanger Airport Sola.
- Konkurrenten runs daily to and from Fokserød bus stop – a 5-minute taxi ride from Torp Airport.
When your journey consists of more than one leg / change of buses, it is important to know about NOR-WAY Bussekspress' transfer rules.
When you are going to catch a flight, you should calculate enough travel time to the airport and include in the calculation that there may be a queue at the check-in and the security check. Also follow the recommendations of the airlines and airports.
Traveltime between Oslo and Stavanger: ca. 9 hours and 30 minutes
The travel time includes a 20-minute break in Kristiansand and a 5-minute break at Flekkefjord bus station.
Kopstad: The bus stops only when you send a signal by pushing the button at the bus stop.
Several departures run between Oslo–Kristiansand–Flekkefjord–Stavanger. Most of these departures run by Stavanger Airport Sola and SUS (past the main road).
Some of the departures run directly with fewer stops between Oslo–Arendal–Kristiansand.
Please see the travel planner for additional information.
Great deals for those who are going to Stavanger
Take the NW192 Konkurrenten to Stavanger and stay in the city center at Thon Hotel Maritim. The hotel is within walking distance of the Stavanger city terminal where the express bus runs to and from.
Mini cruises and boat trips from Vippetangen with DFDS
Valdresekspressen, Grenlandsekspressen and Konkurrenten now pass through the port at Vippetangen in Oslo.