Kjerag Express Bus from Stavanger
The express bus takes you to the starting point of the Kjerag hike, one of the world's most spectacular hiking experiences.
Practical information about the bus to Kjerag
Join the Go Fjords express bus on this round-trip tour from Stavanger to Øygardstøl, the starting point of the Kjerag hike. The bus arrives at Øygardstøl at around 10 a.m. and returns at 4:30 p.m. You will have 6 hours to complete this majestic trip. The reliable service gives you time to explore the Kjerag mountain and enjoy the stunning views when you reach the top.
Clothing and preparations for your hike to Kjerag
This tour is without a guide and is undertaken at your own risk. Always check the weather forecast for Kjerag before you set off on your trip. The weather can change rapidly in the mountains and extra clothing, food and drinks are required if the hike takes longer than expected. A hike in the high mountains requires hiking boots, warm clothing and windproof and waterproof outerwear.
About the hike to Kjerag
Kjerag is one of the world's most spectacular hiking experiences. Why? Well, because the experience of standing on the rock elevated above the Lysefjord is spectacular. Standing tall at a mind-blowing 1084 metres, Kjerag towers above the other peaks surrounding the picturesque Lysefjord.
How long is the hike to Kjerag?
The hike itself is around 10 kilometres long. The path is marked and chains have been installed to hold on to in several places. It is a demanding route with several steep sections and an altitude difference of 570 metres. You should allow 5-6 hours to walk back and forth - longer if you want to take plenty of breaks along the way.
Last updated: 11/16/2023
Source: Region Stavanger