Øst-Vestekspressen travels through beautiful mountain scenery, fjord country and famous hubs for adventure. Departures Monday, Wednesday and Friday from Lillehammer and Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from Bergen.
Everyone should experience a journey through the fjords of Norway. How about a little break in Gudvangen or Flåm to take in some of the most beautiful scenery that Norway has to offer.
On the Øst-Vestekspressen bus, you will have the opportunity to stop at an UNESCO world heritage site, and be in close proximity to some of Norway’s most magnificent wilderness. Below, we have compiled a list of destinations found along the route worthy of a visit, and some incredible corresponding adventures.
- Voss and Myrkdalen
- Flåm and Aurland
- Fagernes and Beitostølen
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Photo: Esben Haakenstad - VisitLillehammer.com
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Øst-Vestekspressen takes a break of approx. 15 minutes at Fagernes skyss station. If you fancy a snack or some food, you can order it from Skysskroa and pick it up during the break. Skysskroa will accept your order up to 60 minutes before pickup. You order the food at mat.jvb.no
There is also a meal break of approx. 45 minutes at Tyinkrysset, where you can order food at Tyinkrysset Kafé.
Traveltime between Lillehammer and Bergen: ca. 9 hours
The traveltime includes a 15-minute break at Fagernes skyss station and a 45-minute meal break at Tyinkrysset.
Bus stops that are only served by pre-ordering tickets on norway.no
From Bergen to Lillehammer: Åsane terminal, Arna terminal, Dale Sentrum, Vinje, Energihuset Kallerud (NTNU) and Mjøsbrua Vest.
From Lillehammer to Bergen: Vinje and Dale Sentrum.
See the corresponding local routes in the travel planner.
Explore Flåm and Aurland
Within a few hours travel from Oslo or Bergen, you can discover beautiful Norwegian nature, fjords, mountains and the famous Flåmsbana.