• Purpose: The Sotra Connection is to provide convenient and efficient transport solutions towards the city centre, urban neighbourhoods and to transport hubs for the main road network, railways, sea and air transport.
  • Length: The project includes the construction of a 9.4 km four-lane road from the intersection with fv 562 at Storavatnet in Bergen to the intersection with fv 561 at Kolltveit on Sotra, where about 4.6 km goes in a tunnel.
  • Extent: The project also includes a new four-lane bridge with a separate pedestrian and bicycle path. The bridge will be about 950 m long, with a main span of about 590 m. Three smaller bridges are also included in the project..
  • Finance: National government, road tolls
  • Total cost: NOK 10 billion (2018)
  • National Transport Plan: Mentioned in the NTP 2006-2015
  • Start: End of 2021
  • Estimated opening: 2026
  • Phase: Planning phase
  • Grant: Not mentioned