Dovre Railway

The Dovre Railway runs between Oslo and Trondheim through the beautiful Gudbrandsdalen valley and across the mighty Dovrefjell mountain range. The whole trip takes 7 hours, and the train has frequent departures. If you prefer to travel at night the Dovre railway also runs as a night train service with sleeping compartments.

The Dovre Railway takes you to some of Norway’s best national parks, mountains and scenic attractions. If you spend a few days or a week on the journey, you can explore some great destinations along the route.  

Stations on the Dovre Railway

The Dovre Railway stops at these stations between Oslo and Trondheim: 

Oslo S
Lillestrøm station
Oslo Lufthavn Gardermoen  
Hamar station
Lillehammer station
Ringebu station
Vinstra station  
Otta station  
Dombås station
Hjerkinn station
Kongsvoll station
Oppdal station
Berkåk station
Støren station
Heimdal station
Trondheim S

At Dovre there is a connection to the Rauma Railway – a nice detour that you should not miss – the Rauma railway is one of Norway’s most popular train rides with stunning views.

In Trondheim the Dovre Railway intersects with Meråkerbanen running to the Swedish border and the Nordland Railway  that can take you to Northern Norway.

Timetables for the Dovre Railway

The Dovre Railway has at least six daily departures. Below you can find timetables and traffic information for the most popular stretches:

If you are travelling to or from other stations you can search for timetables here.