How to get to Kistefos

The easiest access is by car. However, there are options if you go by public transport as well! Check out the options below:

By car:

Kistefos is located about an hour's drive from both Oslo and Gardermoen Airport. Insert your journey into a route planner. Our address is Samsmoveien 41, Jevnaker.

Due to construction work in the south, we recommend entering from the north, via the E16 and Samsmoveien via E16 and Samsmoveien. Follow signs to Kistefos and follow the road for about 1 km.

From the airport

From Oslo

By public transport:

From Oslo:

Option 1: Vy has set up an express bus Oslo - Jevnaker - Oslo.
The bus runs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the period 27 August to 3 October.

Oslo - Jevnaker:

09.00 Oslo bus terminal

09.10 Lysaker station

09.17 Sandvika bus terminal

10.10 Kistefos

10.20 Hadeland Glassverk

Jevnaker - Oslo:

15.05 Hadeland Glassverk

15.15 Kistefos

16.08 Sandvika bus terminal

16.15 Lysaker station

16.25 Oslo bus terminal

Tickets can be purchased at, Vy Bus-app, or in the Vy-app.

Option 2: Take bus number 200 from Oslo S to Hønefoss (about 1 t 15 min). Plan your trip here: From there you can choose one of the following local buses: 1: Jump on Nr. 221 and get off at Kistefossvegen (about 16 min). Follow Kistefossvegen towards the entrance (about 1 km). 2: Jump on FB20 and ask the bus driver to let you off at the Kistefos entrance (about 15 min), which is situated between Klækken Hotel and Jevnaker Rutebilstasjon. From there, follow Samsmoveien (about 1 km walk).

Option 3: Take the train from Oslo S to Hønefoss (about 1 t 28 min). Plan your trip here: From there you can take one of the local buses as described above.

Taxi from Hønefoss station: Hønefoss Taxi (about 15 min).

BIG The Twist hires Kyrre Sundal 2

Kistefos is beautifully situated on the banks of the Randselva river. Photo: Kyrre Sundal.

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River Man by A Kassen contains three different sculptures, all of them shaped by the Randselva river. Foto: Kistefos.

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The sculpture Path to Silence is a favorite amongst the children. Remember to bring a towel and some extra clothes! Photo: Visit Oslo.