Flam (Norway)

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Flam cruise port

Region
Baltic - Norwegian Fjords - Russia

Local Time
23:28 21 Jul 2018

Coordinates
60.86116 N, 7.11543 E

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Flam is a small port village (population under 500) located in Flamsdalen, at the inner end of Aurlandsfjorden, a branch of Sognefjorden. It is situated in Aurland municipality, Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway.Flam (Norway) cruise port

  • Flam Church was built in 1670. The construction of Flam Line was financed by parliament in 1923. The decision to build the line was made in 1908. In 1942 ordinary operation of trains started on Flam Line.
  • Cruise ships stayed on the fjord in the 1960s, according to Dagens Næringsliv. The "new pier" was referred to in a document of the government in 2000.
  • The closest airport to Flam is Sogndal Airport, Haukasen, approx 70 km from the port. European route E16 highway from Oslo to Bergen runs through Flam.
  • Flam is situated along European route E16 highway, around 7 km (4,3 ml) southwest of Aurlandsvangen's municipal centre, 12 km (7,5 ml) south of Undredal village, and 15 km (9,3 ml) east of Gudvangen village (through Gudvanga Tunnel).
  • The village of Flam has been a tourist destination since the late 19th century. Today it receives nearly 450,000 visitors per year. Most ride the 20-kilometre (12-mile) Flam Line between Flam and Myrdal, which is one of the steepest railway tracks at 1 in 18 in the world. There are a few spirals, as well. The former rail station building currently houses a museum dedicated to Flam's railway (Flamsbana). The harbour receives around 160 cruise ships per year.

Highlights: Scenic Railway, Tvinne Waterfall, Voss

Flam cruise terminal

Large cruise ships to Flam dock on a wharf in the harbor area. The wharf is located at short walking distance from the port. Before the year 2000 (when the "cruise pier" was inaugurated), cruise vessels used to stay anchored on the fjord without reaching the port.Flam (Norway) cruise port

Occasionally, passengers are transported to the railway station via the ship's tender boats.Flam (Norway) cruise ship terminal

 

Flam tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

The Flam Line (Flamsbana) is a scenic railroad between Flam and Myrdal. The line is a branch of the Bergen Line (Bergensbanen), runs through the Flamsdalen valley and connects the mainline with Sognefjord.

  • The line has 1 bridge, 20 tunnels and 10 stations.
  • The railroad's length is 20 km (13 ml), its elevation difference 863 m (2831 ft) and the max slope is 5,5%. The steep incline (1 to 18, fjord to mountaintop) and the amazing views of the passing unique countryside make the Flam Line Norway's 3rd most visited by tourists attraction.
  • Flam Line's departures are 10 per day during high tourist season (May through September) and 5 per day during the rest of the year.

Port Flam cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Flam, Norway. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
1 July, 2018
Sunday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise linemv Aegean Odyssey08:0018:00
2 July, 2018
Monday
Cruise and Maritime Voyages Cruises cruise lineMarco Polo07:0018:00
2 July, 2018
Monday
Costa Cruises Cruises cruise lineCosta Favolosa08:0018:00
3 July, 2018
Tuesday
Cruise and Maritime Voyages Cruises cruise lineColumbus08:0020:00
3 July, 2018
Tuesday
Regent Seven Seas Cruises cruise lineSeven Seas Explorer09:0018:00
4 July, 2018
Wednesday
Pullmantur Cruises cruise linePullmantur Zenith
4 July, 2018
Wednesday
Crystal Cruises Cruises cruise lineCrystal Serenity06:0018:00
5 July, 2018
Thursday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineArcadia
5 July, 2018
Thursday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Orchestra09:0018:00
8 July, 2018
Sunday
Costa Cruises Cruises cruise lineCosta Mediterranea08:0018:00
9 July, 2018
Monday
Seabourn Cruises cruise lineSeabourn Ovation08:0018:00
11 July, 2018
Wednesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Preziosa 09:0019:00
13 July, 2018
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Sun
15 July, 2018
Sunday
Fred Olsen Cruises cruise lineBalmoral
16 July, 2018
Monday
Marella Cruises Cruises cruise lineMarella Discovery08:0018:00
17 July, 2018
Tuesday
Fred Olsen Cruises cruise lineBoudicca
17 July, 2018
Tuesday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineAzura
17 July, 2018
Tuesday
Windstar Cruises cruise lineStar Breeze09:0017:00
19 July, 2018
Thursday
Holland America Cruises cruise linems Koningsdam07:0018:00
19 July, 2018
Thursday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Orchestra09:0018:00
20 July, 2018
Friday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Wind08:0016:00
20 July, 2018
Friday
Oceania Cruises Cruises cruise lineOceania Marina08:0017:00
22 July, 2018
Sunday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Spirit08:0016:00
22 July, 2018
Sunday
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Cruises cruise linems Europa13:0018:00
23 July, 2018
Monday
Marella Cruises Cruises cruise lineMarella Discovery08:0018:00
24 July, 2018
Tuesday
Holland America Cruises cruise linems Koningsdam07:0018:00
25 July, 2018
Wednesday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineBritannia
25 July, 2018
Wednesday
Fred Olsen Cruises cruise lineBalmoral
26 July, 2018
Thursday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Preziosa 07:0018:00
28 July, 2018
Saturday
Azamara Cruises Cruises cruise lineAzamara Journey07:0013:00
29 July, 2018
Sunday
Princess Cruises Cruises cruise linePacific Princess08:0018:00
31 July, 2018
Tuesday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAluna07:0017:00
31 July, 2018
Tuesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Orchestra09:0018:00

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