Fly from Liverpool to Bergen
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Fly from Liverpool John Lennon Airport to Bergen
Often referred to as the ‘gateway to the fjords’, Bergen is a UNESCO World Heritage City and former European City of Culture. This beautiful destination is the perfect city break for families, friends and couples, and it’s a must-see for any traveller. You can fly direct from Liverpool John Lennon Airport to Bergen via Norwegian airline Widerøe.
Why you should go to Bergen
Bergen is a remarkable city with a fascinating mix of nature, architecture, food and culture. A UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, Bergen is famous for its impressive indoor fish market, which dates back to the 13th century. Supplying fresh seafood, fruit and vegetables to both locals and tourists, the Bergen fish market offers the finest ingredients for the city’s many seafood restaurants that are dotted along the port. Open all year round, it can be enjoyed by the whole family.
After dining on fresh fish, why not visit some of the city’s most iconic architecture and landmarks on a Segway and take in the sights at your own pace? Make sure to stop at the Bergen Museum and many art galleries along the way.
For those who love to challenge themselves both mentally and physically, Bergen is the ideal place to get to grips with nature. Whether you enjoy hiking, rafting, fishing, kayaking or even glacier walking, the landscape and natural beauty of Bergen means there are plenty of activities for thrill seekers.
If you want to capture the perfect photograph, why not catch a cable car up to the Seven Mountains that surround the city? Here you can take in the breathtaking scenery at 643 metres above sea level.
When you should go to Bergen
Bergen is a stunning destination to visit at any time of the year, but it is especially popular in the autumn, winter and spring. Making the trip to this part of Norway during the chillier months gives you the chance to see the city and surrounding wilderness blanketed in snow - a truly magical experience. Many people also visit during the warmer months however. It is even possible to try outdoor swimming during the summer - with a sea temperature of around 16°C.
Where to stay in Bergen
This vibrant city in Norway has plenty of options to suit all budgets when it comes to accommodation. Choose from hotels, B&Bs, guesthouses, campsites and private accommodation, all dotted around the city. Find the ideal accommodation for your trip to Bergen on Booking.com.
What to see and do in Bergen
There is so much to see in this part of Norway, and with cheap flights to Bergen from Liverpool, there’s no reason why you should miss out on once in a lifetime experiences, such as:
- Fjords cruise
Bergen lies at the heart of the fjords, and no trip to this destination is complete without a cruise along these waterways. With steep mountainsides, dramatic waterfalls, glaciers and islands to see, these trips are truly spectacular. There are a number of fjord tours to choose from, so make sure you do your research before you go!
- Mount Fløyen
One of seven mountains surrounding Bergen, Fløyen is the perfect place for a hike and to catch fantastic views of the cityscape below. If you don’t fancy the trek, there is also the option of getting the Fløibanen funicular, which takes you from the city centre right to the top.
The old wharf of Bergen, Bryggen is a must-see for history lovers. A reminder of the town’s important role in the Hanseatic League’s trading empire, it is now home to a range of attractions, including the Bergenhus Fortress and a variety of shops selling traditional crafts.
How long does it take to fly to Bergen?
The flight from Liverpool to Bergen takes 1 hour and 55 minutes. The time zone is GMT +1.
Once you have booked your flights to Bergen from Liverpool, make sure you check out everything that we have to offer at Liverpool John Lennon Airport. At the terminal, you can enjoy a plethora of dining options and browse our Duty Free shops before you head to the plane. You could also book yourself a Fast Track pass to avoid waiting in long queues at security, and treat yourself to a space in our luxury Aspire Premium lounge.
If you are thinking of booking flights from Bergen to Liverpool, browse our Transport information for useful advice on how to plan your onward travel. Need to park your car? We also offer a range of parking options to ensure your vehicle is safe during your trip.
What currency do they use in Bergen?
The currency used in Bergen, Norway is the Krone (NOK).