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Bergen Flesland Airport (BGO)

Overview

Bergen Airport (BGO) is for some travellers the preferred entry-point into Norway, a land of outstanding natural beauty characterised by fjords, snow, glaciers, and awe-inspiring landscapes. Also referred to as the Flesland Air Station, the airport sits about seven and a half miles (12km) from Bergen on the coast of Norway.

Bergen Airport is the second-biggest airport in Norway, after Oslo International, which is much busier. It provides good links to other European destinations. The city of Bergen itself is a picturesque place filled with quaint wooden houses and a beautiful harbour. You can, in fact, take a boat directly from the airport into the city. This is a highly recommended activity and the perfect introduction to the significant beauty of the city and its natural surrounds.

Location

The airport is situated 12 miles (19km) southwest of Bergen.

Getting to the city

The Bergen Light Rail and an airport bus service the city centre. There are also boats to a number of locations from Flesland Pier, connected to the airport by a shuttle bus.

Time

Local time is GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March and the last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: (067) 03 11 00

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Bergen Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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