NW184 Kanalbussen - Skien-Ulefoss-Lunde

For travels along the Telemark Canal, or "the Fairytale Waterway", the Kanalbuss (Canal bus) is an excellent alternative for transportation to the boat.

Spotsodd Telemarkskanalen Photo: Harald Naper

The Telemark Canal is a well know destination and a popular boat journey through beautiful Telemark. With bus transfer in Lunde, the canal is easily accesible as part of a day journey from Skien. 

The Canal bus drives from May through to September on the route Skien-Lunde, Lunde-Skien. Arrival of the bus fits a transfer to boat within the hour. NOR-WAY Bussekspress offers transfer onto Kanalbussen in Skien from Telemarkekspressen - Tønsberg-Sandefjord-Larvik-Porsgrunn and from Grenlandsekspressen - Oslo-Drammen-Sundbyfoss-Siljan. 

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Along the Telemark Canal you will find activites fit to all age groups. Experience more of Telemark by adding a hotel stay, water activities, good food and other attractions to the journey. 

Read more on the Telemark Canal web pages