Travel tips for Bergen, Norway

Bergen Bryggen by Nordlandblog.com, Visit Bergen

How to travel to Bergen

Bergen is known as the most picturesque city in Norway and a “must see” during a Norway trip. Bergen is beautifully located by the Bergen fjord in the Fjord Norway area on the western coast.
Read more about Bergen & what to see
Bergen picture gallery

Beautiful UNESCO Naeroyfjord by Sverre Hjornevik, Flam AS

Cruise on UNESCO Naeroyfjord

Bergen in winter by Grim Berge, Visit Bergen

View of Bergen in winter

Bergen Railway close to Finse by Tore Bjorback Amblie, NSB

Bergen Railway

More travel tips for Bergen:

By air: Several international airlines offer flights to Bergen; as well as the Airline Norwegian & SAS Scandinavian airlines
By train: From the Oslo central station by the Bergen Line, the entire journey takes approximately 7 hours. The famous Flam Railway is a sideline from Myrdal mountain station

Hardangerfjord on a summer day by Sverre Hjornevik, Fjord Norway

Scenic Hardangerfjord

By road: From Oslo there are several roads you can take. We recommend road #7 across the beautiful Hardangervidda mountain plateau (National Park), where you can make a stop at the specacular Voringfoss waterfall and the Maabodal canyon, and you drive along the scenic Hardangerfjord. The entire trip takes approximately 7 to 8 hours. Add time for stops en route. We do not recommend driving across the mountains during the winter months.

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