How to get to Preikestolen
If you come from Stavanger area:
You can now drive or take a bus through the world’s longest tunnel (under sea level). It goes from Stavanger to Tau.
If you come from the Sandnes area:
You can travel with ferry from Lauvik to Oanes, and then drive up to Preikestolhytta. See www.preikestolfergen.no for more info.
When you come to Preikestolhytta, the walk up to Preikestolen takes about 2 hours each way. Parkering costs NOK 250. There are 330 meters of ascent. Calculate slightly longer for children or if you are untrained. There are 330 meters of ascent. The distance from the parking lot to Preikestolen (Pulpit Rock) is around 3.8 km. Wear good shoes and clothing – and bring food!
You will go on a trail that is very diverse.
There are several nice places along the trail where you can take lunch break or cool off with a bath.