Most of the people who visit Bergen want to experience the city in an efficient, practical and reasonable way. They want to experience the City of Culture and World Heritage City Bergen, visit the museums and the historic sites, see the exciting attractions, eat at the classic Bergen restaurants and maybe spend the evening at the theatre, cinema or at a concert. And it’s important to get around the city simply and efficiently too. You can do all this using one card. The Bergen Card.
With a Bergen card in your pocket, you travel free on Bergen Light Rail and buses in the city centre and the surrounding region. You can even start using the card at the Airport! When you use the Bergen Card you get a discount on the Airport Bus and if you choose to travel to the city center with Bergen Light Rail the ticket is free! Buy the Bergen Card online and pick it up at Bergen Airport Flesland Service Center, the Tourist Information in Bergen or choose to receive it by post.
You get free or discounted admission to museums and attractions, as well as cultural events, sightseeing tours, restaurants and parking.
Many people choose to start their stay in Bergen with a sightseeing or fjord tour. Bergen is the Gateway to the Fjords, and, from the Fish Market, you can go on a half-day trip to beautiful Mostraumen, which is a full-value fjord experience with steep mountains, waterfalls and narrow fjords. Bergen is the city between the seven mountains, and the Fløibanen Funicular can take you up into the mountains in just six minutes. A great variety of activities are available on top of Mount Fløyen, with what may be the city’s best playground, a café and restaurant, and a great range of outdoor activities and walking trails. There are views in all directions and it is the city’s most beautiful viewpoint. You can cycle on excellent cycling paths or try a spectacular zip-line with a great view.
Bergen is a great city for children. With the Bergen Card, your family can enjoy educational fun at VilVite science centre. Or how about saying hello to the animals in and above the water at Bergen Aquarium? The Bergen Card gives you discounts on activities for the whole family.
If you want to see and do a lot in Bergen, you can save a lot by buying the Bergen Card. It is the simple, practical and reasonable way of exploring the city. You can buy the Bergen Card at visitBergen.com, the Tourist Information in Bergen and at most hotels and campsites in Bergen. You can also buy the Bergen Card on Fjord Line ferries. You can choose between a 24, 48 or 72-hour card, depending on how long you’re staying in Bergen and how much you want to see and do. The more you use the card, the more money you save.