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Sailings Up to 2 times per day
Distance 100 miles, 160 km
Destination(s) 🇩🇰 Denmark, 🇳🇴 Norway
Operated by Color Line
Duration 2h 15 mins.
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Several boats leave for Norway from Hirtshals. Larvik is also one of your options as a destination port. With this crossing, Oslo and central Norway are easily accessible.

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Ferry from Hirtshals to Larvik (Denmark to Norway)

The ferry crossing Hirtshals-Larvik is a popular crossing for holidaymakers traveling from Denmark to Norway. So if you combine these two countries in a holiday, this is definitely an itinerary to consider. Hirtshals is located in the far north of Denmark and in a straight line to the north you can find Larvik. This place is more than 1.5 hours drive from the Oslo. Places such as Gelio or Hemsedal are also easy to reach with this ferry.

On this page you will find a lot of information and tips about this ferry connection from Denmark to Norway

Tickets to Norway from Denmark

Sailing from Hirtshals to Larvik means sailing with Color Line. The route is also reffered to as the ferry from Denmark to Norway. Color Line als sails to Kristiansand as well. Tickets can be booked easily online By booking smart (timely and on less popular days), it is possible to sit on the fast boat for less.

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With Color Line you can make this fast crossing, within 4 hours you're in the southeastern regions of Norway

Timetable Hirtshals to Larvik

The ferry Superspeed 2 runs up and down twice a day. On mondays the ferry online sails once: in both ports you can only take the late ferry.

Departure and arrival time Hirtshals – Larvik

  • 12:45 – 16:30
  • 22:15 – 02:00

Departure and arrival time Larvik – Hirtshals

  • 08:00 – 11:45
  • 17:30 – 21:15

The ferry run back and forth between Denmark and Norway at regular times.

The ferry leaves daily at 12:45 & 22:15 from Hirtshals to Norway

The crossing from the Denmark to Norway is a good alternative for German, Danish passengers for example. For British passengers it's also an option You could first travel to the Netherlands by the ferry's to Rotterdam or Amsterdam and travel from there to Hirtshals to make the crossing to Norway.

Route ferry to Norway

Departure, sailing time & arrival

How long in advance do you have to be present?

For all passengers the same check in time applies: passengers with and without a vehicle must be present at least 60 minutes in advance.

Departure: Hirtshals

Color Line AS 📍
Færgeterminalen Norgeskajen 2
9850 Hirtshals

Hirtshals – Kristiansand duration
The ferry Superspeed 2 sails quite fast at 27 knots (50 kilometers per hour). This results in a crossing between Denmark and Norway that only takes 3 hours and 45 minutes.

Arrival Kristiansand

ColorLine Larvik 📍
Color Line AS
Revet 8
3255 Larvik

This crossing to Larvik from Denmark is a popular route and a fast way to get to Norway. With 3 hours and 45 minutes it brings you from Denmark to the coastal town of Larvik, a bit more northern than Kristiansand and close to Langesund.

Hirtshals – Larvik ferry costs

    • You can join as an adult on a single journey from €34,-
    • A single journey with a car for 2 people is from €114,-

In practice, it often means that the final costs are a multiple of the starting price, but with Colorline this is not so bad. For example, we booked a return trip for a family with two children and a car in high season. The costs for this amounted to approximately €360.

About Norway

Norway has a lot 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 roadtrips to culture, Norway is a must see vacation destination. On our blog we will highlight the best places to visit and travel tips in the near future.

Frequent Asked Question

There are a number of questions that are frequently asked for this crossing to Norway

Which ferry company operates the Hirtshals-Larvik ferry crossing?

Currently, this route is operated by ColorLine. With the Superspeed 2 ferry it brings you fast in Norway. faster

What are good alternatives for this crossing?

Langesund is another coastal town in Norway that is pretty close to Larvik.T The crossing from Hirtshals to Langesund is therefore a good alternative.

What is the entertainment on board of the ship.?

Aboard the Superspeed 2 you will find several restaurants and bars. In addition, you can shop tax-free and there is even a fashion store.

Can my dog come on board?

Pets can only be taken on board with a special agreement. The transport of cats and dogs is at your own responsibility and costs €12 (per pet) in your own car and €18 (per pet) in a cage on the car deck. Pets may only stay there and not be brought into common areas or a cabin.

From: $37.00