Practical Information

Welcome to Bergen and to the Beyond Oil conference 2017! To see the program, click HERE.

Conference participation is free, but please register below so we know approximately the number of attendants.

NOTE: If you are the sole presenter of a paper with several authors, please let us know in the “Other …” section.


Conference venue:
House of Literature (Litteraturhuset)
Østre Skostredet 5
5017 Bergen


How to get there:

If you arrive at Bergen Airport, Flesland, there are several ways of getting to the city centre:

  • Bergen light rail runs from Bergen airport to ‘Byparken’, in the city centre. Ticket fare is NOK 37, and the trip takes 45 minutes.
  • The airport bus (Flybussen) has frequent departures to the city centre. The bus ride will take you 25-45 minutes, depending on the traffic, and it costs NOK 105.

If you arrive at Bergen Railway station, you are already in the middle of Bergen city. The Railways station is in walking distance to most facilities in the city centre.

For accommodation, there are a number of nearby hotels. For example Scandic Byparken, Hotel Park and Grand Terminus. There are also budget options in Bergen, like P-Hotels or Marken Guesthouse.