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Public transport in Bergen is run by the transport company Skyss. This includes the new tram (Bybanen), which began operating in 2010 and is currently being expanded.
When moving around in the centre of Bergen, the use of public transport is not really necessairy. The city centre is relatively compact and walking from one end to the other is normally not a problem - in fact, using transport to move about in the centre of the city is more challenging.
Most buses pass the street Olav Kyrres Gate near Torgallmenningen and the Torget area (opposite the Fish market), as well as the central bus station (this is where you'll find the express coaches)
As of November 2013, bus tickets are NOK 29,- when bought from ticket machines, grocery stores and kiosks (Narvesen, 7-eleven, Deli de Luca, etc.) or with a phone app. Note that if you buy your ticket on board the bus, the price will be NOK 40,-. The same ticket is valid for the tram (there are ticket machines on every tram stop).
You can also get a Skyss 24 hour ticket (DagSkyss), price is currently NOK 110,-. If you are staying in the city for a while, you can get a 15, 30 or 90 day transport card, or a pre-paid card (KontantSkyss).
The Bergen Card is often a good alternative to the transport cards, as this gives you free transport withing the municipality of Bergen. It's valid for either 24 hours (NOK 200,-) or 48 hours (NOK 260,-) and gives you free admission to almost all museums and attractions in Bergen (at some attractions there is a certain discount), discount on a number of excursions, restaurants, parking, car rental, cultural happenings, etc, as well as free transport. You can get the card at the Tourist Information Centre.
There are currently two airport shuttle services, the Flybussen (white and blue colour), and the Flybuss Bergen (red colour). The difference between them is not big, both run from the city centre with 15 minute intervals during day and the price is almost identical. Get a return ticket on the bus to save some money! You can buy tickets with a phone app or on board (by cash or visa card).
Express coaches (when going from Bergen to Flåm, Stavanger, Ålesund etc.) leave from the central bus station, close to the railway station. Most express coaches are run by the company Nor-Way Bussekspress.
The railway station is located centrally in Bergen. Local trains to Arna, Voss, Myrdal (connecting to Flåm) leave throughout the day, regional trains to Oslo leave several times per day. From Bergen the railway only goes to the east, not south toward Stavanger or north toward Ålesund or Geiranger. Railway tickets can be purchased at the railway station, the Tourist Information Centre or on the internet (NSB).
Express boats (catamarans) leave for Stavanger (south), Måløy (north) and Sogndal/Flåm (Sognefjord) twice per day. The boat service is operated by Norled.