Ridderweek 2022

Transportation

At Ridderweek, we charter buses from Oslo Airport, Oslo Bussterminal, DFDS boat dock, Bergen and Trondheim. I you sign up for Ridderweek, we will send you a form where you can chose transportation and payment option.

Bus transport to Beitostølen

Departure at 09:00 March 13, Bergen (Hotel Terminus) – Beitostølen

Break:
The bus makes a stop at Sognaporten in Aurland.

Route:
Bergen – Dale – Voss – Trengereid – Vik – Håbakken – Bolaugkrysset – Tyinkrysset – Vang / Grindaheim – Beitostølen.

Boarding on the route:
If anyone wants to board the bus after Bergen, we need to be notified in the transportation registration.

Departure 08:00 13 March Trondheim (meet up point at the bus stop on the north side of the train station)

Break:
The bus makes a stop at Sinclair inn, Kvam in Gudbrandsdalen (approx. 45 min – 1 hour).

Route:
Trondheim – Oppdal – Dombås – Otta – Lillehammer – Beitostølen.

Boarding on the route:
If anyone wants to board the bus after Trondheim, we need to be notified in the transportation registration.

Bus 1 Departure at 12:00 March 13, Oslo Bussterminal

Bus 2 Departure at 13:00 March 13, Oslo Bussterminal

The buses run directly without boarding along the way.

Break:

The bus makes a stop at Vardresporten, Nes in Ådalen

Route:

Oslo Bus Terminal – Beitostølen (no boarding)

Departure and arrival service Oslo Bussterminal:
Lions hosts provide luggage and equipment assistance.

Departure and arrival service Oslo Central Station (Oslo S):
Lions hosts can meet participants who come by train to Oslo S. They can assist with luggage and escort to Oslo Bussterminal. Need for assistance at Oslo S must be notified in advance through registration.

Arrival ferry from Copenhagen at 09:15
Departure 10:30 March 13, DFDS dock, Oslo

Break:

The bus makes a stop Valdresporten, Nes in Ådalen.

Route:

Oslo – Hotell Bondeheimen (Oslo Sentrum) – Sandvika Bus Terminal – Hønefoss (v / Ringerike Gjestegaard (v / Esso)) – Hallingby – Tollefsrud (Begnadalen kirke) – Bagn (E16) – Beitostølen

Boarding on the route:

If anyone wants to board the bus after DFDS dock, we need to be notified in the transportation registration.

Bus 1 Departure at 12:00 March 13, Oslo Airport Gardermoen

Route:

Oslo Gardermoen – Jaren (ESSO at Hadeland Gjestegaard) – Hov at Fv. 34 – Odnes by Bjørnen – Dokka – Beitostølen

Boarding on the route:

If anyone wants to board the bus after Oslo Airport Gardermoen, we need to be notified in the transportation registration.

Bus 2 Departure at 15:00 March 13, Oslo Airport Gardermoen

This bus goes directly to Beitostølen, without boarding along the way.

Departure and arrival service Oslo Airport Gardermoen:

Lions hosts gather all arriving participants at the designated location in the Arrivals Hall (location will be specified when cleared with Avinor). Lions hosts assist with boarding, luggage and equipment in connection with the bus departures up to Beitostølen.

Flight number:

Those who arrive by plane, and need bus transportation from Oslo Airport Gardermoen MUST fill in the arrival and departure time in the registration together with the flight number for arrival and departure

Organize your own transport

If you want to arrange your own transport to / from Beitostølen, you can do this with Valdresekspressen. The website for Valdresekspressen can be found in the link below:

http://www.valdresekspressen.no/

If you are taking a train to Oslo, you will find train tickets here:

https://www.vy.no/kjop-billetter/togbilletter

Arrival by car:

From Oslo you use approx. 3 hours and 30 minutes by car.

From Oslo

From Trondheim

From Bergen

Valdresflya (road) is closed during the winter, and opens closer to Easter. For more information, «Fv 51 Valdresflye (Gardli bom – Maurvangen bom), can be found on the Norwegian Public Roads Administration’s pages. Trafikkinformasjon | Statens vegvesen

Arrival from the Nordic countries

From Copenhagen and Frederikshavn we recommend taking a ferry to Oslo, and then bus to Beitostølen. Transport by bus takes approx. 4.5 hours from Oslo.

Departure Copenhagen:

Saturday 12 March at 14:15 (check-in closes at 14:00)

Departure Frederikshavn:

Saturday 12 March at 23:45 (check-in closes 23:00)

Arrival in Oslo:

Sunday 13 March at 09:15

Bus on from DFDS dock to Beitostølen at 10:30

Tickets can be ordered via DFDS Seaways – https://www.dfds.com/nb-no/ferge

From Sweden we recommend the train.

The train departs from both Göteborg and Stockholm in Sweden.

From Stockholm – Karlstad – Oslo (approx. 6-6.5 hours)

Departure Stockholm C: 08:28
Arrival Oslo S: 14:09

Departure Karlstad C: 11:23
Arrival Oslo S: 14:09

If you register early,  Ridderrennet can arrange transport from Oslo S. Contact us directly. The train has a bistro and wheelchair access.

From Göteborg to Oslo (approx. 3.5-4 hours)

Departure Gothenburg C: 10:15
Arrival Oslo S: 13:51

If you register early, Ridderrennet can arrange transport from Oslo S. Contact us directly.

Click here for more information about trains from Sweden.

Several airlines from Helsinki and Reykjavik fly to Oslo. From Finland and Iceland, flights are the fastest and best option, and both SAS and Norwegian have departures. We are scheduling several buses from Oslo Airport Gardermoen (see above).

 

Bus transport from Beitostølen

Departure at 11:00 Beitostølen (Radisson Blu) – Bergen (Hotel Terminus)

Route:
Beitostølen – Vang / Grindaheim – Tyinkrysset – Bolaugkrysset – Håbakken – Vik – Trengereid – Voss – Dale – Bergen

Disembarking along the route:

If anyone wants to disembark along the route, it must be announced in advance in the registration.

Departure at 10:00 Beitostølen (Hotel Radisson Blu) – Trondheim Central Station.

Route:

Beitostølen – Lillehammer – Otta – Dombås – Oppdal – Trondheim

Disembarking along the route:

If anyone wants to disembark along the route, it must be announced in advance in the registration.

Departure at 10:00 Beitostølen (Hotel Radisson Blu) – Oslo Bus Terminal.

Departure and arrival service Oslo Bus Terminal:
Lions hosts provide assistance with luggage and equipment. They can also escort participants to Oslo S (train station). This must be notified in advance in the registration.

Route:

Beitostølen – Bagn (E16) – Tollefsrud (Begnadalen kirke) – Hallingby – Hønefoss (v/Ringerike Gjestegaard (v/Esso)) – Sandvika Bussterminal –  Oslo Bussterminal

Disembarking along the route:

If anyone wants to disembark along the route, it must be announced in advance in the registration form.

08:00 Beitostølen – Oslo Airport Gardermoen.

Departure and arrival service Oslo Airport Gardermoen:
Lions hosts assist with check-in, luggage and equipment as needed.

It is important that departure time and flight number are registered in the registration form.

Route:

Beitostølen – Dokka – Odnes ved Bjørnen – Hov ved Fv. 34 – Jaren (ESSO ved Hadeland Gjestegaard) – Oslo Gardermoen

Disembarking along the route:

If anyone wants to disembark along the route, it must be announced in advance in the registration form.

09:00 Beitostølen – DFDS dock

Break:

The bus makes a stop Valdresporten, Nes in Ådalen.

Route:

Beitostølen – DFDS dock (no boarding)

Departure ferry to Copenhagen at 14:15