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.
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
If you are travelling to or from other stations you can search for timetables here.
Attractions and destination along the Dovre Railway
Take the train to the slopes - Oppdal, Dombås, Hafjell
In the winter you can take the Dovre Railway to some of Norway’s best areas for skiing. The train stops in Oppdal, Norway’s
largest ski resort. You can also take the train to Dombås ski resort or the Olympic resorts by Lillehammer/Hafjell.
The Rauma Railway from Dombås
From Dombås you can take the stunning Rauma Railway to Åndalsnes. The railway is known as one of Norway’s wildest and most
beautiful train rides. The journey takes you through beautiful Romsdalen to famous natural attractions like the Trollveggen
cliff face and the Kylling bridge. The whole trip takes 1 hour and 40 minutes, and is a nice detour if you are travelling
between Oslo and Trondheim.
Read more about the Rauma Railway .
The train passes the Dovrefjell mountains famous for musk oxen, myths and trolls. The area is perfect the active or adventurous
traveler with plenty of possibilities for hiking, cycling, cross country skiing, canoeing or climbing. Take a walk along the
beautiful Pilegrimsleden or climb the Snøhetta mountain.
Jotunheimen and Rondane
The train runs through the Gudbrandsdalen valley with its cultural treasures. From here you have easy access to the national
parks of Jotunheimen and Rondane. Try the popular hike to Besseggen or if you are fit – climb Galdhøpiggen – Norway’s highest
mountain. The river Sjoa is a popular river for white rafting. There are suppliers offering white water rafting fitting all
Rondane has marked trails available year round with great opportunities for hiking, cross country skiing and cycling.
Read more about Dovrefjell, Jotunheimen and Rondane at
Lillehammer and Hunderfossen
Lillehammer is a popular destination all year round. Get a feel for Norwegian history at the outdoor museum at Maihaugen,
visit the Olympic venues from the Winter Olympics in 1994 or the ski resort in Hafjell. There are also plenty of opportunities
for hiking, cycling and cross country skiing in and around the town.
Are you travelling with children? The Dovre Railway stops at the popular amusement park
Hunderfossen with more than 50 fun rides.
Visit Trondheim and Oslo
The cities of Trondheim and Oslo have a lot to offer. Trondheim is the town where Norse saga and high technology live together
in perfect harmony. Norway’s capital Oslo is essential on a holiday in Norway. Read more and plan your trip at
Visit Trondheim or Visit Oslo.
Sightseeing tour with the Dovre Railway - Fjord Tours
Fjord Tours organize popular tours by train to Norway’s best attractions. The Dovre Railway is part of the round trip “Hurtigruten
and Norway in a nutshell” – a tour that combines the stunning Hurtigruten coastal voyage, the Flam Railway, the Bergen Railway
and a cruise on the fjords.
Read more about the tour “Hurtigruten and Norway in a nutshell”