We have made arrangements for discounts at Marken Gjestehus, only a few minutes walking distance from the venue. Prices are from to approx. EUR 25 per night. Make contact at www.marken-gjestehus.com. Mention BTM11, in order to get the rebates.
For those of you that wants to stay behind, please see our FB group for more information.
It is easy, fast and cheap to visit Bergen, espesically if you book your tickets in time!
You can get directly to Bergen from many European cities For the compleate list, please see https://avinor.no/flyplass/bergen/flydirekte
You can also arrive at Haugesund with Ryanair, and travel on to Bergen by bus from NOK 99 (nettbuss.no and kystbussen,no).
The cheapest way to get from the airport to the marathon location is by using "Bybanen" (www.skyss.no/en), a tramway that takes you directly from the airport to the city centre. It takes 42 minutes, costing about NOK 30 (with app). Leave the tram at the end stop. Alternatively, there is a quicker, but more expensive airport bus (flybussen.no/bergen). The bus leaves every 15 minutes and uses around 30 minutes. You should exit the bus at "Fisketorget", which is located about 150 meters from the venue.
A taxi will charge around NOK 450, depending on time of the day, and company.
The Norwegian railway system NSB (www.nsb.no), offers direct trains from Oslo to Bergen (approx 8 wonderful hours) and have low-fare tickets from NOK 299 NOK. NSB also offers low fare tickets between Gothenburg-Bergen.
Tou can take the Nor-Way Bussekspress to Bergen from many cities, amongst them are Stavanger and Haugesund.