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Raumabanen

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Train journey on Raumabanen.

We travelled from Bjorli station to Andalsnes on a vintage train, the carriage had comfortable... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
B7152FJpeterw
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Great train trip

A rail line that has stunning view as it criss-crosses the valley river. In summer there is... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Marius P
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Oslo, Norway
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The Rauma Railway running between Andalsnes and Dombas is known as one of Norway’s wildest and most beautiful train journeys. The tour takes you through the beautiful Romsdalen to famous natural attractions like the Trollveggen cliff face and the...more
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NSB Raumabanen, Andalsnes 6300, Norway
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travelled from Bjorli station to Andalsnes on a vintage train, the carriage had comfortable seats and spectacular views were had from the train. The cost of a return trip from Bjorli to Andalsnes is 600 NOK (£25) but well worth the cost, recommended. A...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

A rail line that has stunning view as it criss-crosses the valley river. In summer there is commentary on the way from dombås to Åndalsnes. One of the prettiest railways in europe.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marius P
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This is undoubtedly one of the most spectacular rail journeys in the world on a par in many ways with the Glacier Express in Switzerland. As is snakes its way up and down, and even in, the mountains it provides spectacular views of mountains, gorges...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

we arranged our trip so that we would get the chance to ride the Raumabanen and we are glad we did ! It was through beautiful scenery ! if you have a eurail pass, the #681 bus ride Andalsnes/Alesund is half price, so I'd recommend...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JKD
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Is a small town mostly based on local industry and tourism. If you arrived by boat you are best off taking the train to the Romsdal Region. The train runs along the Rauma river ending up at the Bjorli station. The trains is comfortable but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank elib_travels
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Undoubtedly a beautiful railway, but we felt that the train journey was too quick and there were little or no opportunities to take photos! A great deal of the foliage and trees could be cut away from the trackside to improve the viewing possibilities.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Markeverett
Reviewed April 3, 2018

We travelled on the train as part of a ships tour in March. The train was comfortable (and warm), commentary was good and there was plenty to see through the large windows. My only criticism is we travelled on the train from top to bottom...More

Date of experience: February 2018
6  Thank Russell F
Reviewed March 14, 2018

We booked this through our cruise ship and it was very enjoyable. It was a train ride to Bjorli station and a bus ride back. Having a guide talk about the area was helpful.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lee K
Reviewed March 2, 2018

This was a fantastic tour with the Norwegian State Railway - Museum Train, restored and with a perfect day, but -22 degrees C at Bjorli station. I will be back !! A must for Norway views.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Neil03091947
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful train trip on the Rauma line. The train was very comfortable and clean. The waterfalls and landscape were so beautiful. Once we got to the town of Åndalsnes, we rented a car so that we could drive the famous Trollstigen road.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank donandnoel
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9lasseter
May 20, 2017|
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Response from Neil03091947 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can book the trip from the Train Station in Åndalsnes. But, make sure that you make the connection back in time. Just Enjoy what ever you choose. Best regards Neil
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HockleyBird
May 16, 2017|
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Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
It can be smart to by the ticket asap. Go to Nsb.no , if you are lucky you can get it super cheep (in Norway the ticket get more and more expensive the closer the traveling day you get and often they get sold out.
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