The quickest way of getting to the university campuses in Kristiansand from abroad is to travel by plane to Kristiansand Airport, Kjevik. The airport has regular flight connections to Oslo, Copenhagen, Gdansk and Amsterdam, all within a 1.5 hour flight of Kristiansand.
The easiest way of getting from the airport to the city centre/campus in Kristiansand is by taxi. The ride takes approximately 20 minutes and costs c. EUR 40. There is no specially scheduled airport bus service at Kjevik, but there are local bus connections which can be used (best for daytime flights).
The university does not offer any regular pick-up service, but you are nevertheless advised to check with your contact at the Faculty regarding whether such a service may be arranged.
By bus from Oslo
Long-distance bus: 5 hours Oslo-Kristiansand. Three bus companies offer transport.