Practical

Travel to Skien

Skien is 2 hours and 15 minutes from Oslo by train, or 30 minutes from Sandefjord Airport Torp (TRF), which is the nearest airport. If you travel from Denmark, it’s possible to take the ferry from Hirtshals to Langesund, which is a 30 minutes drive away, and from Sweden you can take the ferry from Strömstad to Sandefjord, which is 30 minutes away by train or 45 mins by car.

Sandefjord Airport is mostly served by low-cost carriers Ryanair and Wizz Air as well as KLM and Widerøe. Oslo Lufthavn Gardermoen (OSL) have connections to most European airports. Direct trains between OSL and Skien depart every hour and takes 3 hours.