Ålesund, Norway Travel And Finding The Ship In Port
Norway is generally a very safe country for travel with punctual and clean public transport. Nearly all Norwegians speak excellent English and are very helpful. If you have any difficulties you shouldn’t have any trouble finding someone who can point you in the right direction.
Flying To Ålesund, Vigra Airport
Airlines Flying To Ålesund Include
Norwegian Air and SAS
Wideroe for internal flights within Norway.
Searching for Flights
Sky Scanner has quite flexible search options.
Google Flights is an easy way to do flight research on availability and prices but does not seem to list Norwegian Air which often has the cheapest flights.
Ålesund – Bus From The Airport
The Værnes Airport Alesund is served by frequent busses. Journey time is 20 minutes to the centre of town. Those used to big UK airports should find the relatively small Alesund airport a relaxing experience.
Alesund Vigra Airport Bus Times
There is no train station in Ålesund. The nearest station is Andelsnes and we understand there is a bus from there. View a map of the Norwegian Train network It is a download link so you need to click on it to get a readable version.
If you have the time a train journeys in Norway are rated as some of the best in the world.
Bus From Ålesund To Other Places in Norway
Nettbuss have services to other main cities in Norway such as Oslo, Bergen and Trondheim.
There is an article about visiting Ålesund on SchoonerSail’s old blog with maps for a couple of walks near the town. The blog has not been updated for a while because news now goes on SchoonerSail’s facebook page