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Myrdal is a train station in Norway.
The Oslo-Bergen railway is operated by the Norwegian State Railways. If you buy your ticket online well in advance, fares may be as low as kr. 199 for a one-way ticket. For an additional fee of kr. 75 you may upgrade your ticket to NSB Komfort, the equivalent of first class, with better seats, free coffee and tea, power supply and a more quiet spot in the train.
There should be a special car accessible for people using a wheelchair on all trains between Oslo and Bergen. A reservation is recommended. The train staff will assist you to get the wheelchair on board.
The only way to get around in Myrdal is by foot. It won't take you many minutes in any direction.
Flåmsbana is the only thing to see in Myrdal, read more in the Get out section.
Riding Flåmsbana is the only thing to do in Myrdal, read more in the Get out section.
There are two options how where to stay overnight: In a tent or under the open sky. Fortunately, according to the Norwegian right to access, you may stay for up to two nights in uncultivated land if you keep away from houses and other buildings and out of the way of other people, provided that you leave no trace.
Getting out is in fact the only thing to do in Myrdal. Get on Flåmsbana and enjoy one of the world's absolutely most beautiful and stunning train journeys. With a gradient of one in eighteen on 80 % of the 20 km-long ride, you will be taken through the magnificent fjord scenery of western Norway.