Visitors to the city of Stavanger have numerous options for getting around, which include by car, train, bus, taxi, and boat.

            Renting a personal vehicle is a great way of getting around Stavanger.  However, first time visitors to the country should check out this Driving in Norway page before deciding to get behind the wheel of a car. 

Many people choose to fly into the Stavanger International Airport.  There are a few Car Rental Agencies based around this airport.

            The Norwegian National Railway has many routes that connect major cities and towns throughout Norway, including Stavanger. 

            The city of Stavanger has a local bus system that is operated by the Veolia Transport Company .  There are numerous routes that link the major areas of the city.  For route, timetable and fare information, visit the bus station in the city of Stavanger, or the tourist information center. 

            Bus Travel to other cities throughout Norway is also possible.  Most major towns and cities (including Stavanger) are linked through a large network of routes provided by the National Bus Company. 

            Taxis are a good way of getting around the city of Stavanger.  The best way to get a taxi is to call one of the city’s companies ahead of time.  For contact information on a couple of companies located in the city, check out this Taxi Company List.

            It is possible to travel to and from Stavanger by ferry or boat. For more information about boat travel, check out this Stavanger Transportation  page.