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There are 12 ways to get from London to Rjukan by plane, train, bus, ferry, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Heathrow to Oslo, train, bus  •  10h 39m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Oslo (OSL) LHR - OSL
  2. Take the train from Oslo lufthavn stasjon to Kongsberg stasjon
  3. Take the bus from Notodden skysstasjon to Rjukan politistasjon

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Drive, car ferry  •  22h 50m

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rjukan

kr 3382 - kr 5044

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Train to London Gatwick, fly to Oslo, train, bus  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Oslo (OSL) LGW - OSL
  3. Take the train from Oslo lufthavn stasjon to Kongsberg stasjon
  4. Take the bus from Notodden skysstasjon to Rjukan politistasjon

Fly London Stansted to Oslo, train, bus  •  11h 1m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Oslo (OSL) STN - OSL
  2. Take the train from Oslo lufthavn stasjon to Kongsberg stasjon
  3. Take the bus from Notodden skysstasjon to Rjukan politistasjon

Fly London Stansted to Oslo Sandefjord, train, bus  •  10h 43m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Oslo Sandefjord (TRF) STN - TRF
  2. Take the train from Torp stasjon to Porsgrunn stasjon
  3. Take the bus from Porsgrunn terminal to Rjukan politistasjon

Train to London Luton, fly to Oslo, train, bus  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Oslo (OSL) LTN - OSL
  3. Take the train from Oslo lufthavn stasjon to Kongsberg stasjon
  4. Take the bus from Notodden skysstasjon to Rjukan politistasjon

Fly London Heathrow to Stavanger, ferry, bus  •  14h 46m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Stavanger (SVG) LHR - SVG
  2. Take the ferry from Fiskepirterminalen to Sand hurtigbåtkai
  3. Take the bus from Sand kai to Håra
  4. Take the bus from Håra to Åmot Vinje Kro
  5. Take the bus from Åmot Vinje Kro to Rjukan senter

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Stavanger, ferry, bus  •  14h 54m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Stavanger (SVG) LGW - SVG
  3. Take the ferry from Fiskepirterminalen to Sand hurtigbåtkai
  4. Take the bus from Sand kai to Håra
  5. Take the bus from Håra to Åmot Vinje Kro
  6. Take the bus from Åmot Vinje Kro to Rjukan senter

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Bergen, ferry, bus  •  15h 37m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bergen (BGO) LGW - BGO
  3. Take the ferry from Flesland båtkai to Ølen hurtigbåtkai
  4. Take the bus from Ølen terminal to Åmot Vinje Kro
  5. Take the bus from Åmot Vinje Kro to Rjukan senter

Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Legnica
  2. Take the bus from Legnica to Oslo
  3. Take the bus from Oslo bussterminal to Notodden skysstasjon Vy1
  4. Take the bus from Notodden skysstasjon to Rjukan politistasjon 185

Train, bus  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lille Europe Eil
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Poznań
  3. Take the bus from Poznań to Oslo
  4. Take the bus from Oslo bussterminal to Notodden skysstasjon Vy1
  5. Take the bus from Notodden skysstasjon to Rjukan politistasjon 185

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  24h 13m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais Frethun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Duesseldorf Hbf
  6. Drive from Duesseldorf Hbf to Rjukan

kr 5368 - kr 13948

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Rjukan is to drive and car ferry which costs £280 - £430 and takes 22h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Rjukan is to drive and car ferry which costs £280 - £430 and takes 22h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Rjukan. However, there are services departing from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and arriving at Rjukan politistasjon via Legnica, Oslo bussterminal and Notodden skysstasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0h.

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The distance between London and Rjukan is 1077 km.

The best way to get from London to Rjukan without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 0h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 39m to get from London to Rjukan, including transfers.

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London to Rjukan bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Oslo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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London to Rjukan bus services, operated by Farte, arrive at Rjukan politistasjon station.

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Rjukan is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 11:23 AM in London and 12:23 PM in Rjukan.

Map of how to get from London to Rjukan.
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  • Distance: 1077.5 km
  • Duration: 10h 39m

What companies run services between London, England and Rjukan, Norway?

You can take a bus from London Victoria to Rjukan via Legnica, Oslo, Oslo bussterminal, and Notodden skysstasjon in around 2 days 0h.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 1000 - kr 3800
Flights from London Heathrow to Oslo via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 1000 - kr 3800
Flights from London Stansted to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 1500 - kr 6500
Flights from London Heathrow to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 1200 - kr 8500
Flights from London Heathrow to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 1200 - kr 8500
Flights from London Heathrow to Stavanger via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 1200 - kr 8500
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
kr 350 - kr 1800
Flights from London Gatwick to Oslo via Bergen
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 350 - kr 1800
Flights from London Gatwick to Oslo via Stavanger
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 350 - kr 1800
Flights from London Gatwick to Oslo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
kr 350 - kr 1800
Flights from London Gatwick to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 850 - kr 3000
Flights from London Gatwick to Stavanger via Bergen
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
kr 950 - kr 3100
Flights from London Gatwick to Bergen
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 700 - kr 2500
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 500 - kr 3500
Flights from London Gatwick to Oslo via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 600 - kr 3800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 550 - kr 1400
Flights from London Heathrow to Stavanger via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
kr 1200 - kr 9000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Oslo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 1300 - kr 5500
Flights from London Heathrow to Stavanger via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 1600 - kr 5500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 550 - kr 3100
Flights from London Stansted to Oslo Sandefjord
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 550 - kr 3300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Oslo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 1900 - kr 4200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Oslo via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 1100 - kr 2500
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from London Luton to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 1000 - kr 2100
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (VY)
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Oslo lufthavn stasjon to Kongsberg stasjon
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 170 - kr 210
Website
vy.no
Train from Torp stasjon to Porsgrunn stasjon
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 75 - kr 95
Website
vy.no
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
kr 160 - kr 210
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
kr 160 - kr 210
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 130 - kr 190
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
kr 60 - kr 90
Off-Peak Single
kr 120 - kr 200
Anytime Day Single
kr 130 - kr 190
Anytime Single
kr 180 - kr 260
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
kr 900 - kr 3600
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
kr 3200 - kr 3600
Standard
kr 900 - kr 1200
Standard Premier
kr 1400 - kr 1800
Train from Calais Frethun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
kr 650 - kr 3500
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
kr 3100 - kr 3500
Standard
kr 650 - kr 800
Standard Premier
kr 1000 - kr 1400
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
kr 650 - kr 3500
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
kr 3100 - kr 3500
Standard
kr 650 - kr 800
Standard Premier
kr 1100 - kr 1400
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
kr 1551
Website
Eurotunnel
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais Frethun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
kr 280 - kr 390
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
kr 340 - kr 390
1st Class
kr 280 - kr 340
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
kr 290 - kr 400
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
kr 340 - kr 400
1st Class
kr 290 - kr 350
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais Frethun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 140 - kr 330
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
kr 140 - kr 210
Rail 1st Class
kr 230 - kr 330
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 750 - kr 1500
Website
Thalys
Standard
kr 750 - kr 1100
Comfort
kr 900 - kr 1200
Premium
kr 1100 - kr 1500
Bus operators
Farte
Email
farte@t-fk.no
Website
farte.no
Bus from Notodden skysstasjon to Rjukan politistasjon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Farte
Bus from Porsgrunn terminal to Rjukan politistasjon
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Farte
Bus from Åmot Vinje Kro to Rjukan senter
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Farte
Kolumbus
Phone
(+47) 51 92 52 00
Website
kolumbus.no
Bus from Sand kai to Håra
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
kr 55 - kr 75
Website
Kolumbus
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Håra to Åmot Vinje Kro
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
kr 230 - kr 290
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 230 - kr 290
Bus from Ølen terminal to Åmot Vinje Kro
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
kr 320 - kr 390
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 320 - kr 390
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Notodden skysstasjon
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 250 - kr 300
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 250 - kr 300
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Legnica
Ave. Duration
19h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
kr 500 - kr 750
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Legnica to Oslo
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
kr 500 - kr 750
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Bus from Poznań to Oslo
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
kr 500 - kr 750
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Nettbuss AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Notodden skysstasjon
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
kr 260 - kr 330
Website
Nettbuss AS
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Poznań
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 600 - kr 750
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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Brussels Airlines, KLM, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Oslo Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Rjukan. Prices start at kr 1000 NOK per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £5 - £35.

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