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Kristiansand Airport

General information

Kristiansand Airport is located in the south of Norway, northeast of Kristiansand. This city is sometimes confused with Kristiansund, a smaller city on the western coast of Norway. Most scheduled flights at Kristiansand Airport are operated by flag carrier Scandinavian Airlines and regional airline Wideroe.


Where is Kristiansand Airport situated?

The airport is situated northeast of Kristiansand. The airport is easily accessible through exit 90 of the E18 motorway and is centrally located between Stavanger Airport and Sandefjord Airport Torp.

How many terminals does Kristiansand Airport have?

The airport has a small and well-arranged terminal.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Kristiansand Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Norway.

Airport Distance
Stavanger Airport 161km
Aalborg Airport (Denmark) 162km
Sandefjord Airport Torp 166km



The distance from Kristiansand Airport to the centre of Kristiansand is 16 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Kristiansand.

From KRS Airport to Kristiansand City centre by Car
16 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Kristiansand Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Kristiansand Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Kristiansand Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Kristiansand Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Kristiansand is about NOK 400.-. Book your taxi at Kristiansand Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From KRS Airport to Kristiansand City centre by Taxi
16 km
20 min
NOK 400.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Kristiansand Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Sixt, Budget, Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Kristiansand Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Kristiansand Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Kristiansand Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Kristiansand Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Kristiansand Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Kristiansand Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Widerøe
  • Scandinavian Airlines
  • KLM
  • Wizz Air
  • Norwegian


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Kristiansand Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Dyreparken Hotell, Kristiansand

Situated within Kristiansand Zoo, this eco-friendly hotel is built in the style of Noah’s Ark. The uniquely decorated rooms offer animal themes and flat-screen TVs. WiFi and parking are free.


Hotel Q42, Kristiansand

Located in Kristiansand, 400 metres from Kristiansand City Beach, Hotel Q42 provides air-conditioned rooms and a garden. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with a children's playground.


Ansgar Summerhotel, Kristiansand

Located only 5 minutes’ drive from Kristiansand Zoo, the waterside Ansgar Summerhotel offers free Wi-Fi, a buffet breakfast and basic rooms with private bathrooms. Kristiansand city centre is 10 km away.

Hotels in Kristiansand

Looking for the best hotels in Kristiansand? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, Kristiansand

Just 8 minutes’ walk from Kristiansand’s Markensgate shopping street, this Scandic hotel is located by the small Bystranda beach. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, an on-site restaurant and a hotel bar.


Radisson Blu Caledonien Hotel, Kristiansand, Kristiansand

Located in Kristiansand, a 3-minute walk from Markens Gate pedestrian street, is Radisson Blu Caledonien Hotel. This hotel offers free fitness centre access and soundproofed rooms with free WiFi.


Citybox Lite Kristiansand, Kristiansand

Simple and modern budget hotel located in the city center. The hotel offers contactless check-in/out, free WIFI and rooms with a flat-screen TV.


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