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This crossing is operated by HNL.

Operated by Holland Norway Lines
Sailings 3 times per week
Distance 330 miles, 535 km
Duration 18 Hours
Destination(s) 🇩🇪 Germany, 🇳🇴 Norway
2p+Car+Return in our estimation € 1500
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Starting in June 2023, the Holland Norway Lines ferry will offer a new ferry route between Emden and Kristiansand. This route will connect Northwestern Germany with Kristiansand directly.

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Ferry Emden-Kristiansand

Ferry to Kristiansand from Emden

The ferry from Emden to Kristiansand will start in 2023. This route is the successor to the ferry from the Netherlands to Norway that departed from Eemshaven.

A good alternative for the ferries from Emden to Kristiansand is the ferry from Kiel in Germany to Oslo.

The departure was moved from Eemshaven to Emden due to logistical problems in Eemshaven.

  • The ferry will temporarily move to Cuxhaven before Emden-Kristiansand becomes the definitive new route.

If you’re traveling from the Netherlands or via the Netherlands to Norway, this crossing can be a pleasant experience. The harbor of Emden in Germany is only an hour’s drive from the Northern regions of the Netherlands. Other suitable alternative ferry routes include the crossing from Kiel to Oslo or Hirtshals to Kristiansand. You can find more about these in our ferry guide about ferries from Germany to Norway.

The Emden-Kristiansand ferry is an overnight crossing of around 18 hours. On this crossing, you'll be sailing with the MS Romantika.

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FAQ Emden Kristiansand

Which ferry companies sail on the Emden Kristiansand crossing?

The ferry from Emden to Kristiansand is operated by Holland Norway Lines and will start sailing in early June 2023

How long does the Emden-Kristiansand crossing take?

The travel time of the ferry from Emden to Kristiansand is an overnight crossing that will take approximately 18 hours. Please arrive early at the harbor and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the EmdenKristiansand- ferry sail?

You can usually take the ferry from Emden to Norway 3 times per week—three times from Germany to Norway and three times from Norway to Germany. Depending on the season, the number of people on the ferry, and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable or regular ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Emden and Kristiansand?

The distance between both harbors in Emden and Kristiansand is approximately 332 miles or 534 km.


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