|Season (1 May 2020 - 30 Sept 2020)|
Combine a beautiful boat journey on the Sognefjord with a spectacular train journey on the Flam Railway. Book Sognefjorden in a nutshell online!
The Sognefjord is Norway’s longest and deepest fjord. The King among fjords lies in the middle of Fjord Norway and stretches more than 200 kilometres inwards to the foot of the Jotunheimen Mountain.
The dramatic and friendly landscape claims to be one of the most beautiful travel destinations in the world. Sognefjorden in a Nutshell combines a boat trip on the Sognefjord with a spectacular train journey on the popular Flåm Railway.
The trip takes approximately 10 hours and starts with the express boat from Bergen. On board you will have views of the magnificent mountains along the Sognefjord and Aurlandsfjord, where high up you can see small mountain farms clinging to the sides of the mountains.
The final stop of the expressboat is Flåm where you will disembark. Flåm is a charming small village surrounded by steep mountainsides, cascading waterfalls and narrow valleys. It is lovely just to stroll around the village, or you can visit the Flåm Railway Museum.
From Flåm, the trip continues on the Flåm Railway, one of the steepest normal gauge railways in the world. The platform is beside the quay and is easy to find. The 20-km-long train ride is a fantastic journey that offers panoramic views of some of the wildest and most magnificent mountain scenery Norway has to offer, including the famous Kjosfossen waterfall. The train ride lasts for roughly an hour.
At Myrdal station, you change trains to Bergen Railway, which takes you back to Bergen. Bergen Railway is the highest altitude railway in Northern Europe, and around 100 kilometres of the line run through wild mountain terrain.
The tour can be taken in any direction. You can start by boat from Strandkaiterminalen, or you can start by train from the train station in Bergen.
Daily round trip from Bergen (start by boat), 1 May - 30 September, 2020:
08.00: Express boat from Bergen to Flåm (Strandkaiterminalen)
13:25: Arrival in Flåm
14:50: Flåmsbana to Myrdal
15:45: Arrival Myrdal
15:51: Train from Myrdal to Bergen
17:56: Arrival in Bergen
Daily round trip from Bergen (start by train), 1 May – 30 September, 2020:
08:39: Train from Bergen to Myrdal (Bergen railway station)
10:51: Arrival Myrdal
10:58: Train from Myrdal to Flåm
11:55 pm: Arrival Flåm
15:30: Express boat from Flåm to Bergen, pier 2
20:45: Arrival in Bergen.
Prices 01.05-31.05 & 01.09-30.09
Adult NOK 2030, children NOK 1066
Adult NOK 2060, children NOK 1066
Tours can be changed or canceled up to 30 days before departure for a fee of NOK 400 per person.
Changes and cancellations can also be made between 30 and 20 days before departure for a fee of NOK 600 per person.
If you would like to change the name or number of travelers on your booking, please contact us for cancellation of the entire booking and re-book for the remaining travelers. If a stretch of the new booking is fully booked, we normally do not take the chance to cancel and lose reserved seat reservations for the rest of the traveler. Please consider this before you think about reducing the number of people in your booking.
Changes and cancellations cannot be made or refunded later than 20 days prior to departure.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Children under 4 years||Free|
|Adults||NOK2,030.00 per person|
|Children under 16 years||NOK1,066.00 per person|
Price for ticket in April 2020: Adults: 1891, children: 946
No group or senior discounts available.
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