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Trolltunga - the epic hike

5770 Tyssedal

+47 48 07 07 77

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Travel and parking

Drive to Tyssedal from Odda on route 13. Follow signs to Skjeggedal, partly on a private road. After about 7 km you reach the parking lot in Skjeggedal. Parking in Skjeggedal for up to 250 cars (NOK 500). The parking fee is used to finance public facilities in the area.

Public Transport Directions

The Trolltunga Shuttle:

Odda bus station is situated in the centre of Odda by the quay.

Skjeggedal is the starting point for hiking to Trolltunga.

Daily 15 June – 15 September.

From Odda

Odda camping                                          06:10            07:35

Trolltunga Hotel (Vasstun)                         06:15            07:40

Odda Taxi stand                                        06:30            07:50

Trolltunga Studios (bus stop at Freim)        06:31            07:51

Tyssedal Hotel (the bus terminal)              06:35            07:55

Trolltunga Guesthouse (by the bridge)       06:37            07:57

Tyssohallen car park                                 06:40            08:00                               

Skjeggedal (trailhead Trolltunga)              06:55            08:20

From Skjeggedal                                     17:00            18:30          20:00


Return price Odda – Skjeggedal NOK 250. Booking on (2018)

A normal season for hiking to Trolltunga is 15 June – 15 September.

Regional travel planner:

National route planner:

Preikestolen: «The Trolltunga-Preikestolen express»

Oslo: The «Haukeliekspressen» bus


Age limit

  • 12 years


  • length in km - 28


  • 11 hours

General facilities

  • Map - Basic maps available from the tourist information in Odda and in the Trolltunga Active shop in Skjeggedal.
  • Parking - Parking in Skjeggedal: 500 NOK (2018)
  • Warning


  • expert
  • marked trails with colour grading - Black

Nature and terrain

  • mountain
  • small path
  • total ascent - 1200 m

Participants must bring

  • headlamp
  • mountain shoes
  • sunglasses
  • sunscreen
  • warm clothing
  • water bottle
  • waterproof clothing


  • august
  • july
  • june
  • september

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