Mount Floyen and the Funicular (Floybanen)

Norway Bergen Attractions - Floyen view point
Norway Bergen Attractions - Floyen view point

If you’re looking for one of the best view over the city you should include a trip on famous Funicular. It will take you from the city center to the top of the Mount Floyen. Then you’ll be 320 meters above sea level (1050 ft). Check out the magnificent views over the surroundings islands. Numerous paths offer easy walks through beautiful woodland terrain with lakes and mountains.

During the summer the Floyen Folk Restaurant on top of Mount Floyen is open daily. The kiosk and souvenir shop is open all year.

The Funicular Lower Station is situated 180 meters from the Fish Market.

Departures 2016
Departures on the hour and every half hour from early morning to 11 PM. Weekdays from 7:30AM, weekends from 8AM. Extra departures when necessary.

This funicular railway is also known as ‘Floibanen’ and ‘Fløibanen’ and ‘Fløybanen’.

Funicular Prices 2016
Floybanen Funicular:
Return fare NOK 85,-
Children return fare NOK 43,-

Funicular Open 2016
Mount Floyen view open all year, open air attraction.
The funicular runs every day, all year round, from early in the morning until 11 pm.

Norwegian name: Fløyen og Fløybanen.
Location: Center of Bergen.
Distance to Fish Market: 180 meters.
Address: Vetrlidsallmenningen 21
Telephone: +47 55 33 68 00.