In the coastal gem of Arendal, you can experience everything from underwater safari and contemporary art to modern camping in cocoon tents.
From next-level glamping at Canvas Hove and the Science centre to the museums KUBEN and Bomuldsfabrikken kunsthall – you definitely won’t be bored!
A trip to Arendal is not complete without a stroll from old town Tyholmen to the lively inner harbour Pollen.
Get in-depth travel information on Arendal’s official website.
Historical sites and cultural gems – explore some of the highlights.
From comfy hotels to cosy cabins. Find your home away from home in Arendal.
From local food gems to high-end restaurants. Get a taste of what Arendal offers.
The train between Oslo and Stavanger connects with the Arendal Line at Nelaug station.
Busses from Oslo and Kristiansand stop along the E18 near Arendal. From there, you can take a local bus or jump in a taxi to your final destination.
From Denmark, you can take a ferry to Kristiansand and continue your journey from there.
From Oslo and Kristiansand you can follow the road E18 and take exit 71 towards Arendal.
The nearest airport is Kristiansand Airport. From here, the Airport express coach will take you to Arendal.
You can also fly to Torp Sandefjord Airport. Take a taxi from the airport to the bus stop Fokserød by the E18, where bus connections will take you to Arendal.
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