Balestrand is easily accessible via boat, train/boat combination, bus or private car.

The Bergen - Flåm expressboat is a popular way of traveling to Balestrand. You can utilize the express boat if you are arriving from Bergen or from Flåm (you would arrive from Flåm if your trip to Balestrand originated with the train from Oslo or while enjoying "Norway in a Nutshell" from Bergen). Travel time from Bergen is a short four hours and very scenic.

The Oslo - Bergen train stops in Myrdal, where you could connect with the world famous Flåm railway for a spectacular 45 minute train ride that descends down into Flåm valley. You continue to Balestrand via the express boat.

Daily bus departures from either Oslo or Bergen bring you to Balestrand.

There are a variety of different highways that come to Balestrand depending on your point of origin. All of the roads are in good condition and well supplied with rest stops and designated photo opportunities.

For detailed information you can contact the following transportation companies.

Express-boat company:

Bus company:
Nor-Way Bussekspress

Train company:
Norske Statsbaner

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