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Line NW182 Seljord–Bø–Ulefoss–Skien
Linje NW184 Skien-Ulefoss-Lunde (The Canal bus - sesonal)

Telemarkekspressen transports you easily and directly in Telemark county, with connection to Hardanger and Western Norway in Seljord via NW180 Haukeliekspressen.

NW182 Telemarkekspressen departes Monday-Friday, to and from Skien. 

From Monday 15th August, NW182 will no longer continue from Skien to Porsgrunn and Sandefjord Airport. The route will then be Seljord-Skien-Seljord. The 05.57 departure from Seljord will still continue through to Porsgrunn. 


Photo: Foto: Bodil Sandøy Tveitan / Telemarkreiser / Telemarkskanalen



Timetable and tickets

For up to date departure times and to book your ticket, please use our journey planner.

The information in our journey planner is always up to date with the latest changes. 


Travel card

Travel cards issued by Telemark Bilruter

To purchase electronic travel cards which is valid for Telemark County (Youth Card, Student Card, Period Card) you must have a bus card issued from Telemark Bilruter.

Information regarding local travel cards, see

Fly from/to Torp Sandefjord Airport?

Travel safely and comfortably to the airport with our helpful and service-minded drivers. Telemarkekspressen has departures Monday-Friday  to and from Sandefjord Airport Torp.

When your journey consists of more than one leg / change of buses, then it is important to know about NOR-WAY Bussekspress' transfer rules.

When you are going to catch a flight, you should calculate plenty of travel time to the airport and take into account that there may be a queue at the check-in and the security control. Also follow the recommendations from the airlines and airports.

Have you forgotten or lost something on the bus?

Please fill out the Lost and Found-form and we will contact you, or contact Telemarkekspressen:

phone: (+47) 35 06 54 00


Line: NW182

Traveltime between Seljord and Porsgrunn: 1 hour 50 minutes

Corresponding routes:

All departures operating the hospital in Skien. The bus stop is by the parking between the hospital and the southern roundabout at Moflata.

Seat to yourself

Book Sit alone and get a double seat

Do you wish to be guaranteed a double seat to yourself whilst travelling on the bus?

Bus departure early morning

Welcome onboard for early morning departure

Get a calm start to the day and don't worry about the weather conditions.

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