Finse is located at highest point along the Bergen Railway, at 1222 meters above sea level. Although there are no actual roads to Finse, it is easy to get to the hotel either by train, on foot, or by biking on Rallarvegen. Finse is in between two national parks and protected areas. It is a wonderful starting point for tours, walks or other activities. Finding your way to the reception desk is easy since Finse 1222 can be accessed directly off the train!
Finse is about four hours away from Oslo, and two and a half hours from Bergen, by train. There are four departures that run daily in both directions from Finse station (including night trains). You can buy train tickets at NSB.no. If you are travelling in a group, please see click here this page for more information on group discounts. You can also download the NSB app or visit the NSB website for an overview of all departures to Finse. It is also possible to drive by car to nearby stations, park there and take the train up to Finse.
Parking in Voss, Ål and Haugastøl
If you are driving by car from the west, you can park in Voss. In Voss, you’ll find parking at the station at a fair price. The train from Voss to Finse takes roughly an hour. If travelling from the east, it is best to park in Ål or Haugastøl seeing as parking is free. The train from Ål to Finse takes about an hour. From Haugastøl to Finse, it takes about 20 minutes. However, please be aware that not all trains stop at Haugastøl, so check the time table / schedule before departure.