Flørli is only accessible by ferry. There are two ferries, four daily calls. You can bring your car on the ferry or leave it on the quay in Lauvvik, Forsand, Songesand or Lysebotn.
Ferry schedule summary
Kolumbus (MS Lysefjord, a fast ferry, takes 10 cars): read schedule / book online or call +47 916 52 800. Passengers can buy tickets on board, but we recommend both passengers and drivers to reserve a place. Season: all year
TheFjords AS (MS Sognefjord, a large ferry with sightseeing, takes 40 cars): read schedule / book online or call +47 415 36 398. Passengers buy tickets on board, but we recommend to reserve for car. Season: 9th june – 17th september 2017
|With Kolumbus||With TheFjords|
|To Flørli from Lauvvik||06:05 / 13:55 / (16:45 fr/su)||09:30 / 15:00|
|From Flørli to Lauvvik||07:35 / 15:45 / (18:00 fr/su)||12:45 / 18:45|
|To Flørli from Lysebotn||07:20 / 15:30 / (17:45 fr/su)||12:00 / 18:00|
|From Flørli to Lysebotn||07:00 / 14:50 / (17:25 fr/su)||10:45 / 16:45|
|not on saturdays and sunday morning||all days|
Airport to Stavanger or Sandnes
The Stavanger Airport Sola lies in between the two cities of Stavanger and Sandnes. Go to Stavanger with bus 9 or the airport shuttle Flybussen. Go to Sandnes with bus 9. Of course you can also take a taxi.
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 13:00 direct Kolumbus ferry leaving from the Fiskepirterminal in the city
centre. All other days: drive or take the bus to Sandnes and Lauvvik. The ferry goes back to Stavanger every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7:35, arriving at the Fiskepirterminal at 9:00. The airport shuttle Flybussen departs from there every 15 minutes and takes 20 minutes to the airport.
There are many busses and trains between the cities of Stavanger and Sandnes. From Sandnes, take bus 47 to Lauvvik or drive yourself along RV13. Bus 47 drives Monday – Friday, about every 2 hours. Outside summer also on saturdays. Read schedule (norwegian only). You can also order a taxi to get you to Lauvvik ferry quay (about 700kr).
From Tau / Jørpeland:
Take the busline 100 Tau to Jørpeland. This bus corresponds with the ferry from Stavanger to Tau
(Fiskepirterminal). In Jørpeland, switch to bus 108 to Forsand ferry quay. Monday to Friday only. Taxi to Forsand, two companies: Atle Farbrot Bjørlo tel +47 47506050 and Pelles Taxi (Tor Kjell Idsø) tel +47 97526609 / +47 98059117.
Remember Norway is big – consider treating yourself to a direct flight to Stavanger, easiest by far!
Fjordline: Hirtshals – Stavanger (sleep on boat)
Colorline: Hirtshals – Kristiansand (day boat)
Flying to Stavanger
Flying to Haugesund
Carpooling: Blablacar / Drive2day
Kolumbus: travel planner
Kolumbus: fast car-ferry Lysefjord
Kolumbus: bus Sandnes – Lauvvik
Kolumbus: bus Tau, Jørpeland, Forsand
TheFjords Tourist Carferry: Lauvvik – Lysebotn, twice daily.
Norled ferries: Stavanger – Tau and Lauvvik – Oanes
Nor-Way busses: Haukeliekspressen / Kystekspressen
NSB: train from Oslo via Kristiansand to Stavanger