Information & Facts
There is a taxi stand near the main entrance to the terminal
building. A taxi ride into Bergen takes approximately 30-40
With close to 3,500 parking bays, there's ample parking space
available at Bergen Airport. Parking lots P0, P2 and P4 are all
short-term parking lots. P0 is only available for drop-offs and
pick-ups and costs NOK 40 for 30 minutes. P2 and P4 start at NOK 25
for 30 minutes and go up to NOK 50 for an hour and NOK 325 per day.
Long-stay parking lots include P5, P6, P8 and P9. Rates here are
about NOK 190 per day and NOK 600 for the first week.
Car rental companies in Bergen Airport include Avis, Europcar,
Budget, Sixt and Hertz.
An airport bus services the city centre. Tickets are NOK95, and
two children under 16 may accompany an adult for free. There are
also boats to a number of locations from Flesland Quay.
There are a selection of shops, bars and restaurants at the
airport, other facilities include a bureau de change, ATMs, left
luggage, duty-free, a post office, child facilities, tourist
information, hotel reservations and business facilities with fax
and Internet access. Disabled facilities are good; those with
special needs should contact their airline in advance.
Norwegian is the official language, but English is widely
The official currency is Norwegian Krone (NOK) divided into 100
ore. Larger establishments accept major credit cards and travellers
cheques. Use of credit cards is widespread, with
Eurocard/Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Diners Club the
most common. Visitors should be aware that credit cards are
generally not accepted as a means of payment in Norwegian
supermarkets and petrol stations. Foreign currency and travellers
cheques can be exchanged at banks and major post offices, as well
as many hotels and travel agents, although for poorer rates. ATMs
are available in all towns and cities.
Local time is GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March
and the Saturday before the last Sunday in October).