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Øst-VestXpressen

The Øst-VestXpressen is the cross-country bus route with NOR-WAY Bussekspress traveling between Bergen and Lillehammer. The 9-hour long route departs daily and travels over 470 kilometers one-way through some of Norway’s most beautiful mountain scenery, fjord country, and famous hubs for adventure.

On the Øst-VestXpressen bus, you will pass outdoor adventure destinations, have the opportunity to stop at a UNESCO world heritage site, and be in close proximity to some of Norway’s most magnificent wilderness. Check out the recommended destinations and their corresponding adventures, below. 

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Rundemanen

Bergen

Hiking Trail
Medium
7.4 km · 2 – 3 hr

Ulriken

Bergen

Hiking Trail
Demanding
3.9 km · 3 – 4 hr

Chinook Adventure Trail

Beitostølen

Dog Sledding
Medium
11.1 km · 3 hr

Vangsvatnet Lake Bike Trip

Voss

Cycling
Easy
22.2 km · 1 – 3 hr

Vidden (Fløyen to Ulriken)

Bergen

Hiking Trail
Demanding
13 km · 4 – 6 hr

Løvstakken

Bergen

Hiking Trail
Medium
4.1 km · 2 – 3 hr

Ski Touring Weekend at Tyin

Vang

Skiing
Medium
  48 hr

Rallarvegen

Flåm

Cycling
Medium
52.4 km · 6 – 7 hr

Kyrkjestølen to Maristuen

Filefjell Kongevegen

Hiking Trail
Medium
10.5 km · 3 – 5 hr

Hanguren

Voss

Hiking Trail
Medium
1.8 km · 1 – 3 hr

Birkebeiner Stadium Loop

 

Cross-Country Skiing
Easy
13.8 km · 1.5 – 2.5 hr

Horse Trek in the Mountains (Half-Day)

Beitostølen

Horseback Riding
Easy
8.3 km · 4 hr

Skørsnøse

Valdres

Skiing
Medium
5.4 km · 2 – 4 hr

Lyderhorn

Bergen

Hiking Trail
Medium
5.1 km · 2 – 3 hr

Kite Course at Filefjell

Vang

Skiing
Medium
  6 hr

Gråsidetoppen

Voss

Hiking Trail
Medium
13.7 km · 5 – 6 hr

Øye to Tyinkrysset

Filefjell Kongevegen

Hiking Trail
Medium
12.3 km · 4 – 6 hr

Fløyen

Bergen

Hiking Trail
Easy
5.3 km · 1 – 2 hr

Vottestadhøgda

 

Hiking Trail
Medium
11.6 km · 3 – 4 hr

Aurlandsdalen

Flåm

Hiking Trail
Medium
16.6 km · 5.5 – 7.5 hr

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