Scenic Flamsbana Railway & Flam Train Tickets

Experience one of the best ways to explore Norway - on a train! Choose Flamsbana trains for your next Scandinavian journey and relish the chance to explore the top destinations of Northern Europe!

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Scenic Flamsbana Railway

Daily departures
Daily departures


Earliest departure
Earliest departure

07:30 a.m.

Latest departure
Latest departure

18:40 p.m.

Shortest travel time
Shortest travel time

45 min

If you have been looking into Norway train travel, there's no doubt that you've come across the most scenic rail journey in the world - Flam Railway. Let us tell you why it's worth the hype.

The Flamsbana train takes you from Flam (situated at sea level) to the mountain station Myrdal (867 meters above sea level) and offers breathtaking views throughout the thrilling ride.
In the course of an hour, while your train is moving at 40km/h prepare to witness spectacular scenery including mountainsides, tiny, charming villages, foaming waterfalls, go through 20 tunnels and take pictures at many viewpoints. The hour will fly by!

What is more, 80% of your journey Flamsbana train will be running on a gradient of 5.5% proving Flam railway's title of being one of the steepest railways in the world. Many travelers believe that one return ticket for Flam railway is not enough to really appreciate the scenery.

Travel Classes Onboard Flamsbana Train

Flamsbana train only offers only a single class tickets - Economy. But don't worry, you won't need much else as the views from the passenger window will ultimately make up for the lack of advanced amenities. Sit back and immerse yourself in the marvellous landscapes of Norway as you pass them by on an unforgettable railway.

Facilities onboard Flamsbana train:
  • WiFi
  • Comfortable seating
  • Nostalgic wooden interior
  • Overhead luggage compartments
  • Large passenger windows
  • Restrooms available

Myrdal to Flam Train Timetable, Distance, Travel Time

Besides Flamsbana rail routes, there are plenty of other exciting rail journeys that you can embark on. Most popular ones include:
  • Dovre Railway
  • Rauma line passing Trollveggen wall
  • Approaching Haugastol
  • Bridge on the Rauma line
  • Winter on the Bergen Line
  • Arctic Nordland Line in Winter time
Experience a way of total comfort - set on the Flamsbana train! Relax and admire Scandinavian views during your journey. You can read a book, enjoy a cup of fragrant coffee, or watch a favorite movie. All train amenities allow you to get the most out of your trip!

​​Moreover, you can take a night train and dive deep into an unforgettable experience - ride through the Polar night on a high-speed Flamsbana train!

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