Bus in Geilo
©Paul Lockhart

Getting around in Geilo

Welcome to Geilo! Here you will find information on how to get around in our national park village and Hol municipality.

Ski bus

SkiGeilo have three ski buses that bring you conveniently around the ski resort at Geilo. The free ski bus circulate between Vestlia and Geiloheisen. The buses will also stop by the hotels in Geilo in the morning and after 3.15pm. If you would like to join the ski bus, wait by the road and give a clear signal to the driver.

Read more about the ski bus, see time schedule and stops here.

District bus

District buses run in and out of Hol municipality. The main bus station in Geilo is located at the train station in the midle of Geilo. You can buy bus ticket onboard or online. Check out En-tur´s travel planner for local bus schedules.

Kikutbussen

The Kikut bus from SkiGeilo is the easiest way to get from the train to your cabin on Kikut. On Thursdays and Fridays in the winter season, the Kikut bus takes you to the cabin and on Sundays from the cabin and to the station for a comfortable journey by train home to Bergen or Oslo. Kikutbussen has its own app "Helt Frem" -Geilo. Here you can see timetables, book and pay for the Kikut bus. The app has been developed in collaboration with VY and GoMobile.

Book a place at least 1 hour before arrival at Geilo station to secure a place. If no one orders before the deadline, the departure will be canceled. If another passenger orders a ticket for the departure, you will be able to buy a ticket for the departure until departure from Geilo station.

More information and timetable see here.

Rental bike

There are diffrent companies where you can rent a bike in Geilo center. During summerseason you have several kind of bikes to rent at Geilo Summerpark from SkiGeilo in Vestlia area. Just to mention elektrical bikes, mountainbikes touring bikes and child bikes. The other option is to rent from Geilo Sykkelutleie. Some hotells offers bike rental for their guests, please inform in the reception of your accomodation. 

Are you intrestet to cycle on the Rallarvegen we advice you to rent a bike at Haugastøl turistsenter. Take the train, pick up your bike and enjoy. 

During winter time you can rent a fat bike with Geilo Aktive, simple order your bike on the website GEILO365.no. At the tourist information you can rent a typical Norwegian 'Spark'. Try it out and have fun!

Rental car

If you want the freedom to explore the Geilo region at your own pace, a rental car is a good solution. At Geilo you will find one car rental company - Geilo Rent A Car, but if you move it a little east to Gol you will find both Hertz and Avis. We recommend that you book a car well in advance and read about road conditions in Norway before you arrive. Driving in the summer is easy, but winter conditions can be demanding.

Taxi

Geilo Taxi offers transport for 1-16 people, as well as wheelchair transport. Contact Geilo Taxi at +47 32 09 10 00.