Should we buy a Bergen card for two days in Bergen? We'll be staying on Vikens gate. Planing to see the main museums and the church. Thank you.
I understand there is a minibus from Eidfjord to Voringsfossen Falls. Where do I purchase tickets and can they be purchased in advance on-line. We will be in Eidfjord on July 19, 2016.
Thanks for your help
I want to hire a private guide/transport for July 19. to see the Falls, the Nature center, the Viking Graves and whatever else is suggested. But not the dam.
I will be arriving by HAL cruise ship. There are 20 in my party.
Hopefully someone can help me.
Regards, Susie Kelley in Georgia USA
What is the most important if traveling to Bergen in January?
We are thinking of staying in Bergen two nights before going on our Norway in a Nutshell tour. We would arrive in the morning and plan to do the things most people say to do. Wander streets, take funicular up the mountain and see the wharf. On the next day is there another day tour worth taking that is not the Norway in a Nutshell area? Or any other suggestion on hikes/walks , cycling cruising?
Me and my friends are planning a trip to Norway and we plan to go to Odda, and then to Oslo, but we can't rent a car. Is there a way to go from Odda to Oslo with the bus ?
Me and my friends are planning a trip to Bergen and we'd like to spend a few days in Odda. But is there a bus to lead us from Bergen to Odda ? Or any ferry ? If it does, what is the price ? I have checked some websites but they were in Norsk and I'm french so it was very difficult for me to understand what it was saying. I hope you'll be able to answer my question. Thank you very much. Best regards, Juliette.
I plan to visit Bergen in February and I wonder how is the climate.
What is the best way to get from the Bergen airport to our hotel Radisson Blu Hotel Norge?
And are taxi's available to take us to our Hurtigruten cruise ship?
We are 9 of us (including children) We arrive by morning flight into Bergen on 1st June. We want to go on a sight-seeng directly trip with drop off at hotel in late afternoon. Whom do I contact? Is this workable? What all do we do? We may face a problem as our hotel rooms may be not ready in morning. How do we
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hy ! Does anyone know how much it costs the bus ticket from Bergen to Odda??
We are a family of 3 and will fly in to Bergen in June. We will be staying 2 days in Bergen and we plan to rent a car to drive to Oslo to enjoy the wonderful scenery we heard about. Is it advisable to drive and any recommendation of cheap car rental company? We plan to stay 2 nights in between the journey to Oslo. Where would be a good place to stay over in the route to Oslo? Any advise will be appreciated.
How to get to Flam from Bergen after 17:15 on June 24, 2015
We are 9 of a family, including 1 Sr. Citizen 74 years, and 4 children (11, 12, 14, 18 year old).
Arrive in Bergen by flight from Stockholm on 1st June morning.
We are staying at the Scandic Strand hotel. Should we proceed for some sight seeing from the airport itself, before hotel check-in? How?
Do we book minibus / van with English speaking driver / Guide?
What do we do and see for the 2 days, 1st and 2nd June?
We will proceed for the Norway in a Nutshell experience on 3rd June morning. Reach Oslo at night.
How do we go about this (after booking online)?
I know that these are a lot of questions, but please do help.
Thanks in advance.
Hello, what is the best mode of transport to go from Bergen to Runde? i see there is an express ferry service to Maloy, but where can i find all details & timings for the ferry?
Are there local taxis or buses available to go from Maloy to Runde?
Hi, I am planning to go from Bergen to the following places, spread over about 5 days:
Kjeasen Farm, Voringsfossen, Nature Center, Eidfjord, Ulvik - Utne ferry, Aurland and the snow road, Norway in a nutshell (Voss, Myrdal, Flam, Gudvangen), and back to Bergen.
Would this be possible using public transport? Especially the Kjeasen Farm, Voringsfossen, the nature center, and the Snowroad off Aurland? Or should I rent a car from Bergen?
HI, hope someone can help me.
Is there a daily ferry one can take between Ulvik and Utne?
Hi...I am an Aussie who has never been to Scandinavia , so your replies would be appreciated...
My mum and I will be arriving in bergen on the " Norway in a nutshell tour" not til next summer but planning the trip of a life time!
How far is it to the city center from where we get off? Need to take a taxi in?
We do love the hop on hop off bus idea and use the cable car up to the mountain...again another taxi?
Not sure if we will stay 1 or 2 nights before we fly back to oslo but I assume another taxi required to hotel.
Sorry so many silly questions!
I want to do a short city break to Bergen in either October half-term or December 15th for 3 nights. Which time would be best for seeing Bergen? Is Bergen pretty at Christmas? Is it open for tourists at these times?
When I was in Hammerfest last year I purchased some of the above yarn to knit socks. My second pair I have obviously made toooooo long and have run out of wool. Can someone tell me who I can contact to purchase another ball of this yarn!!
Can anyone give me some info is there any taxi boats , buses or ferris from Vikebugd to leirvik , Stord.
Thanks in advance .
is there a town train in Bergen which gives a one hour guided tour through city centre, I thought I had seen it previously on line but can't find it now.
I've seen a few questions related to short-term luggage storage in Bergen and am aware that the station has lockers for hire. However, I am hoping to leave my luggage somewhere for four days and travel with a smaller bag. If anyone can advise how much this is likely to cost at the airport, or if there is anywhere else in the centre that would store luggage for several days at a reasonable cost, I would appreciate it. I'm staying in three different places over four days so hotel storage is not really a possibility. Thanks in advance!
Do the trains run all year round?
This is our first trip to Norway. Other than "Norway in a Nutshell," where can we get travel info. for round trip to Lofthus from Bergen? My maiden name is Loftus but my Dad was from Ireland (viking descendant?). We would like to spend a couple of hours in the village without doing the entire fjord tour, unless it is advised to not miss it. I also want to take the Sognefjord tour. We are staying in Bergen the first week of August. Any information will be helpful. Thank you.
My two sons and I are planning to rent bikes and cycle from Haugastol to Flam. Do you need to make reservations to rent bikes? At the Finse Lodge? Do you need to bring a sleeping bag? Can you have your luggage transported by train while you ride?
Once in Flam we want to go by hurtigruter to Bergen. Do we need to make reservations for the boat?, We'd also like to go by boat from Bergen to Stavanger, are reservations required here too?
Suggestions on best place to stay in Bergen for myself (55) and two sons (19 & 14). We are the type that really wants to immerse ourselves in Norwegian culture.
Any other recommendations would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you, Lise
We (2 adults, 1 young teen) will arrive from the Nutshell tour in Bergen at 10 pm Saturday and need to catch a bus to Stavanager at noon on Sunday. Is it ok to leave our (3) suitcases in the train station to pick up the next day since the bus station is next to the train, and do you know the locker cost? Also, how early do we need to get to the bus station to buy our tickets to Stavanger? I wish we had more time, but any suggested itinerary for the Sunday morning in Bergen is appreciated.
arriving Bergen at 1430 after 12 day Hurtigruten voyage. Is there enough time to connect with the 1600 train departure to Oslo
Can we get airport bus from Bergen airport to the city after 10 PM or all the night ???
I am hoping to take a bus from Bergen to Stavanger at the end of July. I travelled with a friend a long time ago in a car from Bergen to Haugesund, and I remember it as a very interesting trip, going through tunnels and taking ferries between the various islands on the route. I imagine the last bit from Haugesund to Stavanger is probably just as interesting. But this time I won't have a car, so it will have to be on a bus.
Does anyone know if this is practical, and if so, where I can book a bus? Or do I need to book it in Bergen? And how long does the journey take? Also any general guidance would be appreciated, for example one bus company may be better than another, or the buses may not run at weekends, that sort of thing. Any bus company websites would be useful too.