Kristiansand
Hirtshals
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Kristiansand Hirtshals Ferry

There are usually 3 daily sailings and up to 25 weekly between Kristiansand and Hirtshals. 2 operators sail this route Color Line & Fjord Line. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Kristiansand Hirtshals ferries.

Kristiansand Hirtshals Ferry Times

The earliest Kristiansand Hirtshals ferry sailings typically depart Kristiansand at around 06:45. The average sailing time is approximately 3h 19m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 2h 25m.

Kristiansand Hirtshals Ferry Prices

Kristiansand Hirtshals ferry prices typically range between £107* and £354*. The average price is typically £218*. The cheapest Kristiansand Hirtshals ferry prices start from £17*. The average price for a foot passenger is £75*. The average price for a car is £207*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers vehicle type route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is it from Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

The distance between Kristiansand to Hirtshals is approximately 142.1 miles (228.7km) or 123.5 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Kristiansand Hirtshals ferry?

Yes, Color Line, Fjord Line allow cars on board for ferries between Kristiansand and Hirtshals. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Kristiansand and Hirtshals.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Color Line, Fjord Line between Kristiansand and Hirtshals.

Kristiansand Hirtshals Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Color Line - 12 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Fjord Line - 15 weekly sailings, 2 daily sailings

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Norway to Denmark page.
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Kristiansand - Hirtshals Route summary
Departure Country Norway
Destination Country Denmark
No. of Operators 2
Operators Color Line & Fjord Line
Average Price £186*
Average Daily Sailings 3
Average Weekly Sailings 22
Average Sailing Duration 3h 22m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 25m
First Ferry 06:45
Last Ferry 21:45
Distance 123 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

    The ferry crossing time from Kristiansand to Hirtshals is approximately 2h 50m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.
  • How much is the ferry from Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

    Kristiansand to Hirtshals ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Kristiansand to Hirtshals is £163. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

    There are 2 popular ferry operators for Kristiansand to Hirtshals. These are
    • Color Line
    • Fjord Line
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

    Book ferries from Kristiansand to Hirtshals through our deal finder and check our offers page to view the latest ferry offers.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

    Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Kristiansand to Hirtshals with
    • Color Line
    • Fjord Line
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Kristiansand to Hirtshals with
    • Color Line
    • Fjord Line
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Kristiansand to Hirtshals?

    Yes, pets are permitted onboard the ferry. You may need a pet passport. Please read the ferry operators pet guidelines. Currently you can bring pets on ferries with
    • Color Line
    • Fjord Line
  • How far is Hirtshals from Kristiansand?

    The distance between Kristiansand to Hirtshals is approximately 123 nautical Miles.

Kristiansand Hirtshals Ferry reviews

  • "Comfort and punctuality"

    Excellent, easy booking system and comfortable trip.

    'Superspeed 1' travelled on Superspeed 1

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  • "Good trip"

    Had a great trip with Color Line from Hirtshals to Larvik.

    'Superspeed 2' travelled on Superspeed 2

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  • "Easy, relaxing , pure ... just Norway."

    I travel several times each year to Scandinavia and I always take the ferry. In an emergency, I would also swim ... ;-)Taking a ferry is of course the simpler, more relaxed and the better choice! I enjoy every crossing. Again and again... Thank you. Imre

    'Superspeed 1' travelled on Superspeed 1

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  • "Satisfied "

    Travelled with my my wife from Hirtshals to Larvik return. On both trips we had great service and good conditions.

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Kristiansand Guide

The Norwegian city of Kristiansand is located in Vest-Agder county and is Norway's fifth largest city. The city was founded in 1641 by King Christian IV from who the city takes its name. The 'sand' component of the name refers to the sandy headland the city was built on. Many tourists visit the city, especially during the summer months, and of particular importance is Kristiansand Zoo and Amusement Park which is just to the east of the city. With just under 1 million visitors in 2012, the zoo is actually Norway's second most visited attraction, after Holmenkollen. Most of the zoo's animals are shown in their natural habitats. Animals on display include wolves, lions, tigers and lynx. Although the amusement park is open during the summer, the zoo is open all year round.

The city's port provides ferry connections to destinations in Sweden, Denmark and the UK. The two main routes that operate out of Kristiansand are to Gothenburg in Sweden, which begins and ends in Newcastle in the UK, and to Hirtshals in Denmark. The ferry terminal has good passenger facilities which include public telephones, toilets, a convenience store and good access for disabled passengers.


Hirtshals Guide

Hirtshals is a town and port located at the top of the Jutland Peninsular in northern Denmark and lies on the coast of the island of Vendsyssel-Thy. The town was developed around a man made harbour that was built between 1919 and 1931 and was connected to the rest of Denmark by a railway line, the Hirtshals-Hjorring line, in 1925. The town's fishing fleet is now one of the largest in Denmark and was facilitated by an expansion of the harbour in 1966, and along with tourism fishing plays an important role in the town's economy.

The town's shops are kept busy by passengers disembarking from ferries docking at the town's harbour. This is especially the case with Norwegian visitors who shop in the town year round. One of the most popular attractions in the town is the Nordsoen Oceanarium which is one of Europe's largest aquariums and contains over 70 different species in its collection.

Ferry services departing from the town's port depart to Bergen, Kristiansand, Stavanger, Langesund, Larvik, Seydisfjordur and Torshavn.


Kristiansand to Hirtshals Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 08/04/2024 and 14/04/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Color Line 08:00 11:15 3 hours 15 minutes Everyday
Fjord Line 09:00 11:25 2 hours 25 minutes Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun
Fjord Line 14:30 18:15 3 hours 45 minutes Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Color Line 16:30 19:45 3 hours 15 minutes Mon, Sun
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