How to get to Campus Porsgrunn

Campus Porsgrunn is located in Telemark County, between Oslo and Kristiandsand.

Car and parking

Parking is free, but requires a parking permit. Students and employees can register at the machine by the Service Center on campus.


The nearest bus stop is rv 36, just a few hundred meters from the campus.


The closest train station is Porsgrunn station, a fifteen minutes walk from the campus.

To travel from Gardermoen or Torp airport, you need to make sure you purchase a ticket from You can buy these online, or from machines on site. The tickets are specified to the time you choose when purchasing them, and cannot be used later in the same day. The train leaves directly from the airport at Gardermoen, and there is a free shuttle bus from Torp airport to the train station. 

Here is a map of the train route from Gardermoen to Porsgrunn. 

from gardermoen to porsgrunn by train

Below is a map of the walking routes from the train station to the campus. 

walking route from the train station to campus Porsgrunn


There are several bicycle racks on campus and easy to park.

Porsgrunn municipality has an electrical bikes rental system. 

SSN Student Housing

SSN has a description of the location of all their student housing. If you click into the one where you are going to stay, you will find a google map direction on the webpage.