How to Reach Alesund


  • By Air: Alesund Airport, Vigra.
  • By Train: The railway station may be found at Andalsnes, from where you can catch a bus to Alesund. Trains from here also connect to Dombas, Trondheim, Oslo and Lillehammer.
  • By Boat: Alesund is a stop for many cruise lines; it is also connected to Hurtigroten.
  • By Car: Alesund is at the end of the E136, which starts at Dombas, connecting to E6.
  • By Bus: Connects to Kristiansund, Molde and Volda; Trondheim, Molde, Sunndalsøra, Bergen and Forde.


  • By Bus: The only place you may truly need a bus to get to is the Atlanterhavsparken; the shuttle bus leaves from the cruise terminal.
  • By Car/Taxi: Taxi’s are very expensive, but very frequently unavoidable, especially if you want to visit the surrounding areas.
  • By Foot: Most attractions are within a 20 minute walk of the city centre.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Alesund. The most preferred mode of transport in Alesund is Car.

Average distance: 10.33 km Average time: 17.67 min

  • Car 66.67%
    Driving 15 min Overall average time for 14.5 kms 15 min
  • Walking 33.33%
    Walking 20 min Driving 3 min Overall average time for 2 kms 23 min
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