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Crossing Denmark ⇔ Norway
Sailings Once per day
Distance 255 miles, 410 km
Destination(s) 🇩🇰 Denmark, 🇳🇴 Norway
Operated by
Duration 16h 30 mins.
2p+Car+Return in our estimation € 450
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The ferry from Hirtshals to Bergen also stops in Stavanger. In the past it was also possible to take the Newcastle – Bergen ferry, but that one isn’t sailing anymore. With this night crossing from Denmark to Bergen you will be in Bergen in 16,5 hours. Aboard you’ll find comfortable cabins and some good entertainment

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Ferry to Bergen from Denmark and vice versa

Ferry Hirtshals to Bergen

Do you want to go on holiday or travel to Western Norway and cover the largest part directly by boat? Then the crossing from (North) Danish Hirtshals to Bergen is a good crossing to consider.

Fjordline operates this crossing and takes you to the Norwegian cities of Stavanger and Bergen. Stavanger is on the map in South West Norway, and Bergen is a bit more to the north in West Norway.

The boat departs daily from Hirtshals to Bergen via Stavanger. The ship leaves at night (around 8:00 PM) for Norway. It takes you 16.5 hours in total to Bergen and 10.5 hours to Stavanger.

Please visit this page if you're looking for more information about specifically the ferry to Stavanger.

You can take your car on board. On board you can book a cabin, find several restaurants, and there is more than enough entertainment available for a nice and comfortable start to your holiday.

With your booking, you can immediately reserve one of the restaurants where you can dine during this crossing. It is a night crossing. You leave in the evening and arrive at your destination rested the next day.

On this page you will find a lot of information and tips about this ferry service from Denmark to Bergen.

Timetable Hirtshals – Bergen

Looking for the timetable of the ferry connection between Hirtshals & Bergen?

Once a day, the ferry leaves Hirtshals for its destination Bergen.

  • Departure Hirtshals (Denmark): 20:00
  • Arrival Bergen (Norway): 12:30
  • Duration: 16h 30 min

Read more about all ferries from Denmark to Norway. The ferry from Norway back to Hirtshals leaves at

  • Departure Bergen: 13:30
  • Arrival Hirtshals: 09:00
  • Duration: 18h 30 min
The crossing from the Hirtshals to Bergen is a good crossing when travelling to the western part of Norway. The ferry to Bergen makes a stop in Stavanger so also for destination Stavanger this ferry should work for you.

Route ferry to Norway and Denmark

On this map you can find the route you'll be sailing on your trip from Hirtshals to Bergen and vice versa.

Departure, sailing time & arrival

How long in advance do you have to be present?

The shipping company requests/recommends to be present one hour in advance.

Departure: Hirtshals

The ship to Norway leaves from Hirtshals
📍Containerkajen 4
9850 Hirtshals

Hirtshals – Stavanger – Bergen duration
It takes you 16.5 hours in total from Hirtshals to Bergen, and 10.5 hours to Stavanger.

Arrival Bergen

The ferry arrives at the following address:
Fjord Line Terminal Bergen📍

Nøstegaten 30
5010 Bergen

The ferry from Hirthshals to Bergen has a stop in Stavanger. It is also possible to make city trips to both coastal cities. You can use the low fare calendar at Fjord Line to find the best prices.

Crossing Hirtshals Bergen costs

On the Fjord Line website, we made a booking. The first economy ticket we saw was €65 for the Hirtshals – Bergen connection in the low season. The flex ticket is €54,-. After this step, you can select which type of cabin you want. When we add a car, the cheapest rate is 167 (adding €120 for the car). Cabins start from €136, or you can book an ‘air seat' for €25- this is a ‘sleeperette' / sleeping chair. We go for the cheapest cabin (€136). In the booking process, adding a dinner or breakfast buffet or other type of food is also possible.

In peak season (July for example), a single ticket without a car is often more expensive. Tickets of €135 for these crossings aren't strange for the high season


Rates one way crossing

  • Adults from: €65
  • Air seat: €25
  • Car: €120
  • Cabin: from €136,-

For adults, we looked at the price including a cabin based on 2 people a car. Total then is €235 €149 for the cabin. Then you come to a total of 384 euros. This is when we tried a booking ourselves. Costs can vary on choices you make at your booking.

About Norway

Norway has much to offer: from the Northern lights to the midnight sun and from the Fjords to the mountains, glaciers, waterfalls, and national parks. Next to the various nature experiences, Norway also has a lot of vibrant cities where there is a lot to do and see. From Bergen to Oslo, and Tromso to the Lofoten, from road trips to culture, Norway is a must-see vacation destination. Our blog will highlight the best places to visit and travel tips in the near future.

Frequent Asked Questions

Several questions are frequently asked for this crossing to Norway.

Is there a ferry from the UK to Bergen

No those days are gone. In the past there was a ferry connection between Newcastle and Bergen but this ferry stopped in 2008. Options are to travel first to the Netherlands and take the ferry to Kristiansand there and drive to Bergen. Or to travel to Hirtshals in Denmark and board the ferry from Hirtshals to Bergen.

Can you take the car with you and what does it cost?

The car can be taken along, provided there is still room on the parking deck, bringing the car will cost around €120,-


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