How to get to Kristiansund
The airport, Kristiansund Lufthavn Kvernberget (KSU), is located only 7 km from the city centre. Several direct flights daily from Oslo, Bergen and Stavanger, with stop also from Kristiansand. Rental car, bus or taxi available.
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Daily departures with express boat between Trondheim and Kristiansund. The trip takes 3 hours and 10 minutes. Quick and comfortable with beautiful scenery.
The coastal steamer arrives in Kristiansund twice daily. The northbound route from Bergen (via Ålesund and Molde) and the southbound coastal route from Trondheim.
Nearest railway station is Oppdal. Train corresponds with bus further to Kristiansund, approx. 3-3,5 hours ride (see "By bus" below).
Good bus connections between Kristiansund and Trondheim, Molde and Ålesund. Bus to Kristiansund corresponds with railway at Oppdal (train bus)
FRAM Express route 100/101: Volda-Ålesund-Molde-Kristiansund >Route table
FRAM Ekspress route 901: Oppdal–Kristiansund (train bus) >Route table
FRAM Ekspress rute 905 (Mørelinjen): Trondheim–Kristiansund >Route table
From the south of Norway to Kristiansund:
E 6 up Gudbrandsdalen to Oppdal, take road number 70 to Sunndalsøra, Tingvoll and Kristiansund.
E 6 up Gudbrandsdalen to Dombås. Take road E 136 via Lesja to Åndalsnes, road number 64 (ferry Åfarnes – Sølsnes) to Molde, E 39 to Gjemnes / Krifast and road number 70 to Kristiansund.
E 6 up Gudbrandsdalen to Dombås. Take road E 136 via Lesja to Åndalsnes, road number 64 to Molde, take road number 64 from Molde to Eide, drive along the Atlanterhavsveien (Atlantic road) on Averøy to Kristiansund.
From Trondheim (north of Kristiansund) to Kristiansund:
Drive from Trondheim the E 39 to Orkanger, Vinjerøra, Halsa (ferry) and Bergsøya / Krifast, road 70 to Kristiansund.
Drive from Trondheim the E 39 to Orkanger, road number 65 to Surnadal and further on to Betna, E 39 to Halsa (ferry) and Bergsøya / Krifast, road 70 to Kristiansund.