Travel and Accommodation for Volda, Norway

We recommend everyone to book well in advance.

 

Accommodation in Volda:

Hotel

We have made a special deal with the local hotel, Volda Turisthotell: www.voldaturisthotell.no/. The prize per night is 1.125 NOK. This includes breakfast.

Booking: Send an email to coordinator Veronica Kvalen Pilskog: pilskogv@gmail.com Payment: Each guest pays for the hotel at check-in or check-out
Cancellation deadline: As soon as possible, at least 1 day before arrival

Student dorm

We have also reserved 5 rooms at the student’s dorm close to the hotel. The prize per night is 400 NOK (350 NOK for students) + bed linen package for 120 NOK. This includes duvet and pillow covers, sheets and towels. The hotel offers breakfast for guests at the student`s dorm for 125 NOK per day.

Booking: Send an email to coordinator Veronica Kvalen Pilskog: pilskogv@gmail.com Payment: You will receive an invoice via email with a payment deadline 10 days before arrival.
Cancellation deadline: 10 days before arrival


Travel to Volda:

From Abroad – Oslo to Volda
The recommended, and most comfortable way to travel, is to fly to Ørsta/Volda airport via Oslo airport (Gardermoen). The flight from Oslo to Ørsta/Volda airport takes approximately 1 hour. Look for youth/student tickets which are cheaper than regular adult tickets. Also, you should book in advance, as the cheapest tickets are sold out quickly. Ørsta/Volda airport is located only 10 minutes’ drive from Volda and we arrange pick-up service from the airport, provided you sign up for it. For tickets Oslo-Volda, see: www.wideroe.no

Another way to get from Oslo to Volda is to take the night bus. The bus leaves from downtown Oslo and stops by Oslo airport Gardermoen on the way to Volda (Rutebilstasjon). The journey takes a little over 10 hours and the cheapest youth ticket will cost you about 80 EUR. You can book your bus ticket at www.vy.no

An alternative is to fly to Ålesund airport Vigra via Oslo from abroad. See sas.no or Norwegian.no. There is a direct flight to Ålesund by KLM via Amsterdam (Schipol airport). See klm.com

The travel time from the Ålesund airport Vigra, via Moa, to Volda (Rutebilstasjon) is about 2,5 hours. Be aware that you will have to change bus during the trip at MOA bus terminal. From the airport take the shuttle bus to MOA (bus terminal). From Moa you can take a connecting bus to Volda once every hour. Note that the bus tickets will be app. 25 EUR and that you must check the bus schedule to make sure that you can catch the connecting bus. Visit www.entur.no.

Here is an example.

Arrival 16:00 (SAS) or 16:05 (Norwegian) from Oslo

16:25 Ålesund Airport Vigra

17:10 Moa trafikkterminal

wait at the terminal for approx. 25 minutes

17:35 Moa trafikkterminal (Platform 6)

19:10 Volda (Rutebilstasjon)


Coronavirus and travelling to Norway:

Anyone travelling to Norway is required to familiarize themselves with the rules for entry. Check the requirements for documentation for your destination before you arrive at the airport. Also check the requirements in the country you have connecting flights in. Follow the information from your airline. Read more about the coronavirus and travelling to Norway: www.helsenorge.no.

Note: The general infection control advice such as staying home when you are ill and having good cough etiquette and hand hygiene still applies.

 

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