Is Flam Norway worth visiting?
Flam is probably one of the most visited fjord destinations in Norway . Not only it’s a popular stop for Norwegian cruises, but it’s also an important element of a very popular formula – Norway in a Nutshell. We visited Flam by car, as part of our two-week Norway road trip. 4 дня назад
How do you get to Flam Norway?
The fastest way to get to Flåm is a 55-minute flight from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Sogndal Airport, Haukåsen (SOG). From the Sogndal Airport, you’ll have to hire a private transfer or take a bus to complete the remaining 43-mile (70 km) trip to Flåm .
What fjord is flam on?
How far is Flam from Bergen?
What is the best way to see Norway fjords?
Best ways to see the Norwegian fjords – Bergen and Flåm region 1 | The fjords from up high. 2 | Bergen to Flåm ferry on the Sogneford. 3 | A half or full day cruise from Bergen. 4 | Fjord safari from Flåm. 5 | The Norwegian fjords by rail – Flåm railway. 6 | Hiking the fjords of Norway . 7 | Kayaking the fjords .
How long is the Flam Railway trip?
Over the course of one hour, the train takes you from sea level at the Sognefjord in Flåm to the Myrdal mountain station, situated at 867 metres above sea level. Myrdal is also a station on the Bergen Line, meaning the Flåm Railway connects with trains running between Bergen and Oslo.
How long is the train ride from Oslo to Flam?
The train ride takes about 4.5 hours from Oslo to Myrdal station. The train from Bergen to Myrdal train station takes 2 hours. Change for the Flåm Railway at Myrdal and the train ride down to Flåm has a duration of about 1 hour.
Is the train from Bergen to Oslo scenic?
The journey takes about 7 hours with amazing scenery and different landscapes. The seat is comfortable but the wifi does not work very well with intermittent disconnection. Try to get a seat on the left side.
How much does it cost to go on the Flam Railway?
Tickets for adults are around $67 , while tickets for children cost $25. A ticket for a dog costs nearly $47, so it might be best to leave Fido home.
How much is Norway in a nutshell?
So the total cost for roundtrip from Oslo via Voss (I included an overnight by Gudvangen here, so the hotel would be extra) would be 1318 NOK (about 158 USD). If you booked the same tour with Norway in a Nutshell it would cost 2480 NOK – that’s a 1162 NOK difference, or about 140 USD !
What is the Norway in a Nutshell tour?
The Norway in a nutshell ® tour takes you through some of Norway’s most beautiful fjord scenery. You will experience the scenic Bergen Railway, the breathtaking Flåm Railway, the Aurlandsfjord, the narrow and dramatic UNESCO-protected Nærøyfjord and a bus trip through the beautiful scenery of Western Norway .
How far is Oslo from fjords?
How many days do you need in Bergen Norway?
Do I need a car in Bergen Norway?
In Bergen , a car is useful if you want to go on an independant excursion to one of the fjords, otherwise you don’t need a car . Driving from Oslo to Bergen is much more interesting, you should allow two days for the trip.
Is there a ferry from Flam to Bergen?
The Flåm Bergen ferry route connects Norway with Norway. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service , Norled. The crossing operates up to 7 times each week with sailing durations from around 5 hours 15 minutes.