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Cruise ship on the Aurlandsfjord in Flåm, Norway - Photo: R.M. Sørensen/Flåm Utvikling
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Cruise ship on the Aurlandsfjord in Flåm, Norway Photo: R.M. Sørensen/Flåm Utvikling

Getting to Flåm and around

Flåm is located in the heart of Western Norway, easily accessible by car, bus, boat or train.

With scheduled buses, fjord boats and trains, is it easy to get to Flåm.

Distances to Flåm

  • From Oslo via rv. 50/rv. 7: 208 miles (335 km)
  • From Oslo via E16/rv. 7: 220 miles (354 km)
  • From Kristiansand: 303 miles (487 km)
  • From Stavanger: 216 miles (348 km)
  • From Hønefoss: 173 miles (278 km)
  • From Lillehammer: 178 miles (286 km)
  • From Bergen: 103 miles (166 km)
  • From Ålesund: 188 miles (303 km)
  • From Trondheim: 305 miles (490 km)

By bus

Nor-Way Bussekspress takes you all the way from Flåm to Oslo or Bergen; they run between four and six times a day to/from Flåm.

By train

Flåm Station is situated in the middle of Flam, and it is easy to go to Bergen or Oslo from here. The Flåm Railway runs between eight and ten times a day in the summer from May until October, and four times a day in the winter season.  The Flåm Railway connects in Myrdal with most trains on the Bergen Railway, running between Oslo and Bergen. The Bergen Railway is operated by the Norwegian State Railways (NSB).

By plane

The nearest airport is Sogndal Airport Haukåsen, approximately 70 kilometres from Flåm. From Sogndal Airport Haukåsen there are daily arrivals and departures with Widerøeto/from both Oslo and Bergen. Flight time approximately 50 minutes.

By boat

Norled operates most of the scheduled boats and car ferries in the Sognefjord area. There is an express boat service between Flåm and Balestrand/Bergen from the beginning of May until the end of September.

Scheduled passenger ferries on the UNESCO protected Nærøyfjord between Flåm/Aurland and Gudvangen

operated by Norled all year.

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Cruise ship on the Aurlandsfjord in Flåm, Norway - Photo: R.M. Sørensen/Flåm Utvikling

Getting to Flåm and around

Flåm is located in the heart of Western Norway, easily accessible by car, bus, boat or train.

Getting to Flåm and around

Source: Visitnorway

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