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The Flam Railway

Flamsbana 5742, Flam 5742, Norway
+47 57 63 21 00
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US$ 433.12*
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Self-Guided Norway Tour: Oslo to Bergen
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US$ 343.39*
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Self-Guided Norway Roundtrip: Bergen to Bergen
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US$ 385.26*
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Oslo Day Trip from Bergen on the Flåm Railway
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The world's most beautiful train journey. The train journey shows some of Norway's best landscape. In the course of approximately 2 hours, you'll experience lush fjord landscapes, steep mountains, spectacular waterfalls and snow-covered mountains. A journey you'll never forget.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Flamsbana 5742, Flam 5742, Norway
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is what people hype about, the views from both sides are wonderful, the train will also stop for you to get out at a waterfall for views and photos also. A wonderful train ride well worth the journey.

Thank Zena B
Reviewed 4 days ago

I can't believe some the high ratings for this train. Perhaps it was their first time on a train! I would estimate that, during at least 60% of the trip, your views of the scenery are obstructed by tunnels/show shelters. Of the remaining 40%, there...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantastic journey from Flam to Myrdal. The views are incredible and the train is quaint and comfortable. Seats are not reserved so on a busy day it would be worth boarding early to get a window seat! There are screens with information about the...More

Thank AshKate22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are no reserved seats and all seating is the same so it is first on first for a window seat. The scenery is jaw dropingly beautiful. Have the camera ready.

Thank 142loism
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We joined the Flam Railway after a short train trip from Oslo and it was one of the most spectacular rides you could imagine (and we have already done Switzerland's big train rides) We did the Norway in a Nutshell tour which gave us the...More

Thank Overture
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In all earnest, this is the most scenic route and the best scenic train I've experienced. The route is so amazingly beautiful that you just feel like getting down the train all the time. The train also covers a steel downhill gradient of 15 degrees...More

Thank piyush2884
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very nice scenic trip from Myrdal to Flam with more of the spectacular scenery that one can enjoy in Norway. Our train was crowded with the regular tour groups which created a bit of chaos but the trip was well orthwhile.

Thank csgotraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's quite touristy but its fun for the first time visitor.. They will stop for 5 min at a waterfall along the way so be prepared to take photos / videos.. It can get crowded during summer.

Thank flipl0ck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We boarded this train at Myrdal for Flam as a part of our Norway in nut shell group tour. It offered great scenic views en route and stopped for a short halt at Kjosfossen waterfall. However, it was quite crowded at the halt station and...More

Thank P K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

slightly chaotic start leaving our cruise ship and arriving at the railway station, once we arrived it all ran smoothly. sat in our carriage we were briefed every so often as to what we were about to see, but the train staff and our tour...More

1  Thank Gareth W
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10 December 2017|
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Response from niteowljune | Reviewed this property |
We paid for a cruise ship shore excursion in July and it was a bit like herded cattle. I would suggest you make train reservations for an early departure at nsb.no Round trip if you like. Read up on other options. The round... More
4 December 2017|
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Response from csgotraveler | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Mike above that it is just a bit to much for a single day from either Oslo or Bergen. We took the train from Oslo to Myrdal and then down to Flam and arrived late afternoon. Overnighted in Flam which was... More
Jack L
14 November 2017|
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Response from FansofGreece | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I did not see any wheelchair access.