The summer program for 2018 has now ended and this trip is no longer available for booking this season. Booking for the summer season 2019 will be possible from February 2019.
Ålesund - Hellesylt - Geiranger
Visit one of the world’s most beatiful fjords - enjoy the Sunnmøre Alps!
This one-way trip goes from Ålesund to Geiranger.
The trip starts in Ålesund, goes via Sykkylven, famous for its furniture industry, over the mountain pass to Stranda and from there to Hellesylt where the fjord cruise to Geiranger starts.
You can choose to leave the bus at Strandafjellet and take advantage of the various offers there, for example a gondola ride to the top or a short hike. (Note that the gondola is only open certain periods of the year. For opening hours, see http://www.strandafjellet.no/activities/gondola-ride.)
In the winter, Stranda offers spectacular skiing. This is one of the very few places in the world where you can ski from the mountain top all the way down to the fjord.
If you want to participate in activities like the guided hike or bike tour you must make an overnight stay. Therefore, your ticket for this trip is valid for 2 days, including the departure date.
The ferry cruise from Hellesylt to Geiranger takes 1 hour, and while cruising the fjord you can see beautiful waterfalls and small farms in the steep mountain sides.
Note! When you arrive at the ferry harbour at Hellesylt, please approach the ferry personel to show them you already have tickets. You do not have to wait in line together with travelers who are buying their tickets at Hellesylt.
There is a FREE Hopperguide available for this trip
Hopperguide uses the GPS technology in your phone to give location-based information for your trip. Information will be presented through sound, pictures, text and links.
Download the hopperguide app from App Store or Google Play. Open the app and select and download the guide for this trip, Ålesund – Geiranger t/r (FRAM via Hellesylt/Stordalen).
Hopperguide is a third party product. Any inquiries regarding Hopperguide must be directed to Hopperguide (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Departure from: Skateflukaia (by Tourist Information) or Ålesund bus terminal
Note! Skateflukaia bus stop is closed 8th July - 16th July due to Ålesund boat festival. Use Ålsund bus terminal.
About our trips
All our trips take place with public transport. On most trips you must change between different means of transport during the trip.
Trips are not available for booking on public holidays and during holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas. The timetable shown is valid for the periods when the trip is bookable.
Note! Skateflua bus stop will be closed in the following periods due to festivals: 8-16 July and 18-26 August.
When Skateflua bus stop is closed, you must take the bus from Ålesund bus terminal.