international ferry terminal moved in 2009 from central Stavanger
to Risavika near Tananger - around 15 km away to the west. The cruise
ship terminal is still in the centre of Stavanger.
The local car ferries and fast boats depart from another terminal
on the east side of the centre of Stavanger.
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The car ferry port for
Stavanger has moved to a new terminal at Risavika harbour near Tananger
which is also a north sea supply base for the oil industry.
The cruise ship terminal is still in the main harbour - Vaagen,
beside the old wooden houses of Gamle
Transport to / from:
is a new ferry terminal at Risavika supply base, close to the RV 509
The bus service number 9 operates between Tananger and the Stavanger
bus station, and also stops at the terminal for arrivals and departures.
Ferry lines and routes:
changed their Bergen to Denmark route in 2009. They dropped Haugesund
and Egersund. Now MS Bergensfjord travels from Bergen
to Risavika/Stavanger to Hirtshals Denmark.
Colorline gave up their sailing
to Hirtshals Denmark in 2008.
DFDS gave up their route to
Newcastle England in 2008. There is no
longer a ferry service between Norway and England.
Please be aware that ferry
lines do change routes and schedules - sometimes at short notice -
and we do not guarantee that this information is complete, accurate
or up to date.