Norway Tunnel Guide for cyclists - Selected Banned Tunnels


Østfold

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
108Frederikstad X110 - Skjærhalden223Hvalertunnelen3751(Undersea tunnel) Bus

Akershus

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E6Østfold boundary - Vinterbru XE18425Follotunnelen903Go via old E6
E6Østfold boundary - Vinterbru XE18255Smiehagen892Go via Årungen
E6Østfold boundary - Vinterbru XE18251Nordbytunnelen3850Go via Rv 156 Ringes - Tusenfryd - Vassum
E6Vinterbru XE18 - Oslo boundary29Ringnestunnelen335Go via old Mosse road
E6Råholt - Minnesund85Eidsvolltunnelen1193Go via old E6 and cycle path
E16Sandvika XE18 - Buskerud boundary013Kjørbo331Go via Rv 164 (Sandvika centre)
E16Sandvika XE18 - Buskerud boundary112Hamangtunnelen342Go via old Ringerike road
E18Oslo boundary/ Lysaker - Buskerud boundary020Lysakerlokket350Go via old Drammen road
4Slattum  Hagantunnelen2595Go through Slattum centre
23Vassum XE6 - Buskerud boundary09Vassumtunnelen378Go via Årungen-Horgen
23Vassum XE6 - Buskerud boundary26Frogntunnelen1583Go via Årungen-Horgen
35Jessheim XE6 - Gardermoen22Furusmo72Go via old Gardermoen road
150Oslo boundary - Snarøykrst S X16600Granfosstunnelen866Go via Lilleaker- Lysaker cycle path
152Ski X184 - Mastemyr XE18112Rikåstunnelen256Go via local road through Kolbotn centre
159Oslo boundary/ Karihaugen - Tangen Nord X2255Vittenbergtunnelen205Go via Strømsveien
159Oslo boundary/ Karihaugen - Tangen Nord X2253Rælingstunnelen1800Go via Strømsveien
160Oslo boundary - Levre X16424Bekkestunnelen710Go via Bekkestua centre
166Lysaker XE18 - Fornebu02Teleplanbygget157Go via Lysaker centre

Oslo

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E6Ryenkrysset - Hovinkrysset03Ryentunnelen154Use cycle path
E6Ryenkrysset - Hovinkrysset22Bryn240Go via local road/ cycle path
E6 side roadRyen XE6 - Ekebergtunnelen X19000Svartdal1391Go via local road/ cycle path
E18Bispevika - Lysaker15Festningtunnelen1800Use cycle path
E18Bispevika - Lysaker34Framnes123Use cycle path
150Sinsen Øst - Ullern19Storo136Go via local road/ cycle path
150Sinsen Øst - Ullern36Tåsentunnelen1284Go via local road/ cycle path
150Sinsen Øst - Ullern72Smestadtunnelen501Go via local road/ cycle path
150Ullern - Akershus boundary00Granfosstunnelen Øst1179Go via Lilleaker to Lysaker cycle path
155Akershus boundary - Herregårdskr E1801Ljabrudiagonalen176Use cycle path
162Tøyenbekken - Dokkveien12Vaterlandtunnelen337Go via local roads
162Tøyenbekken - Dokkveien11Hammersborgtunnelen225Go via local roads
190Alnabru XE6 - Sørenga XE1832Vålerengtunnelen831Use cycle path
190Alnabru XE6 - Sørenga XE1840Ekebergtunnelen1560Use cycle path

Oppland

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
4Stryken - Sand X35125Gruatunnelen1390Go via Fv 16 Stryken - Harestua - Roa
4Stryken - Sand X35143Røstetunnelen1100Go via Fv 16 Stryken - Harestua - Roa
35Akershus boundary - X4 (between Gruatunnelen and Røstetunnelen)44Lunnertunnelen3811Go to the north via Fv 23 Helleren - Oppdalen
15Otta - Lom4417Byreberga520Go around tunnel (summer only) or Fv 468

Buskerud

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E16Akershus boundary - Hønefoss325Skaret465Go via local road
E16Akershus boundary - Hønefoss521Nes tunnel1276Go via Fv155
E18Akershus boundary - Drammen XE13466Fosskollen562Go via Rv282
E18Drammen XE134 - Vestfold boundary37Kleivene1820Go via Rv282 + cycle path
E134Drammen - Mjøndalen09Strømsås3750Go via Fv 35
23XE6 (Akershus) - Sætre54Oslofjordtunnelen7300No alternative
23Olslofjordtunnelen - Sætre12Merraskott605Go via Rv 281 and Fv 11 through Sætre centre
23Olslofjordtunnelen - Sætre21Stampeleinås375Go via Rv 281 and Fv 11 through Sætre centre
23Sætre - Bjørnstad X16553Elgskauås2630Go via Fv 11 from Sætre to Fv 165

Vestfold

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E18Buskerud boundary - Holmestrand  9 tunnels Go via Rv 313 + 315 through Holmestrand centre
E18Bommestad X40 - Telemark boundary412Larviksporten95Go via Rv 40 and Rv 303 through Larvik centre
19Horten - Tønsberg217Hortenstunnelen703Go via local road
32Island XE18 - Kronlia12Hillestad miljøtunnel53Go via local road Hvittingfossvein
32Island XE18 - Kronlia12Rønningentunnelen105Go via local road Hvittingfossvein
308Tønsberg  Slottsfjelltunnelen235Go through Tønsberg centre
313Holmestrand  Holmestrandtunnelen1862Go through town centre

Telemark

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E18Vestfold boundary - Eidanger X3691Telemarksporten270Go via old E18
E18Eidanger X36 - Rugtvedt (near Stathelle)  5 tunnels Go via old E18 (Fv 30 and Rv 354) to Stathelle
36Ulefoss - Gvarv610Slåttekås310Go via local road
354Rugtvedt XE18 - Stathelle12Høgenhei621Go via Fv 203

Aust-Agder

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E18Arendal - Lillesand1624Grimstadporten552Go via Rv 420
E18Arendal - Lillesand2021Bieheia149Go via Rv 420
New E18Grimstad - Kristiansand  7 tunnels Go via old E18 through Lillesand

Rogaland

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E39Vest-Agder boundary - Moi33Tronvik202Uncertain - possibly go around tunnel
E39Stavanger centre - Mortavika Ferry616Byfjordtunnelen5875(Undersea tunnel) Ferry Mekjarvik - Skudeneshavn
E39Stavanger centre - Mortavika Ferry159Mastrafjordtunnelen4424(Undersea tunnel) Ferry Mekjarvik - Skudeneshavn
E39Førde - Leirvik118Bømlafjordtunnelen7820(Undersea tunnel) Go via Rv 541, ferry Buavåg - Langevåg

Hordaland

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E16Dale Sør - Trengereid X7322Dalevåg1399Go via local road between Dale and Stanghelle
E16Dale Sør - Trengereid X71412Jamna791Go through Vaksdal centre
E16Dale Sør - Trengereid X71511Boge2038Go through Vaksdal centre
E39Knarvik X57 - Vikanes253Eikefet4910From Andås go via Fv 570, ferry Masfjordnes - Duesund, Fv 379 to Kringla
E39Vikanes - Matre181Masfjord4110Go via Haugsdal (15 km detour), or take the Eikefet tunnel alternative route
E39Matre - Kringla (Sogn og Fjordane)80Jernfjell2391Go along the fjord to Fv 379 (14 km detour), or take the Eikefet tunnel alternative route
E134Telemark boundary (Haukeliseter) - Røldal415Haukeli5682Take the old road over Dyrskar (summer only)
E134Telemark boundary (Haukeliseter) - Røldal176Austmannli903Go around the tunnel (summer only)
E134Røldal - Jøsendal X13420Horda475Go via local road - look for bicycle route sign 300-500m before the tunnel
E134Røldal - Jøsendal X13711Røldal4657Possibly not banned, but the road is busy. Take the scenic old road over Røldalfjellet (summer only)
E134Røldal - Jøsendal X13129Seljestad1272Possibly not banned, but the road is busy. Take the scenic old road over Røldalfjellet (summer only)
E134Jøsendal X13 - X48730Rullestad2920Go around tunnel on the old E134
E134Jøsendal X13 - X482413Markhus2405Go around Markus and another four shorter tunnels - look for cycle route signs
E134Jøsendal X13 - X48285Åkrafjord7404Go via the marked cycle route
7Bruravik - Granvin40Vallavik7510Go via Rv 572 Bruravik - Ulvik - Holven. Another route is ferry Kinsarvik - Utne - Kvanndal
7Frølandsvatn X48 - Trengereid XE16012Hagaås1641Go via Rv 48 Tysse
551Odda - Rosendal038Folgefonn tunnel11000No alternative route.

Sogn og Fjordane

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E16X5 near Lærdalsøryi -Aurlandsvangen02Lærdal24509Go via Fv 243 "Snøvegen" - a big climb (summer only)
E16Flåm - Gudvangen113Flenja5053Bus or ferry Flåm - Gudvangen
E16Flåm - Gudvangen71Gudvanga11428Bus or ferry Flåm - Gudvangen
5Lærdalsøyri- Fodnes12Fodnes6604Bus or ferry Lærdal - Kaupanger
5Mannheller - Sogndal X55015Amla2969Bus or ferry Lærdal - Kaupanger
5Sogndal X55 - Skei XE392233Frudal6758Bus
5Sogndal X55 - Skei XE392930Berg2595Bus
5Sogndal X55 - Skei XE394114Fjærland6397Bus
5Førde XE39 - Storebru X615147Naustdal5970Go via the old road over the hill. There are signs saying (incorrectly) that the road is closed.
15Grotli (Oppland) - Stryn X601347Oppljos3550Go via the old Strynfjellet road Rv 258 (summer only). Confirm that the road is open.
15Grotli (Oppland) - Stryn X601842Grasdal3720Go via the old Strynfjellet road Rv 258 (summer only). Confirm that the road is open.
15Grotli (Oppland) - Stryn X602338Ospeli2549Go via the old Strynfjellet road Rv 258 (summer only). Confirm that the road is open.
15Grotli (Oppland) - Stryn X603625Hjelle2564Go via Hjelle Fv 720
55Dragsvik X13 - Høyanger432Høyanger7543Bus

Møre og Romsdal

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
64Sølsnes - Molde144Fannefjordtunnelen2743(Undersea tunnel) Go via Kleive - an extra 40km
70Øygarden XE39 - Kristiansund1420Freifjordtunnelen5086(Undersea tunnel) Bus
73Ålvund - Sunndalsøra121Oppdølstrandtunnelen7430New tunnel opened in 2014. No alternative route
653Indrehovd XE39 - Ulsteinvik813Eiksundtunnellen7765(Undersea tunnel) Go via E39 and ferry Sulesund - Hareid
658Ålesund - Vigra Flyplass (Airport)012Ellingsøytunnelen3520(Undersea tunnel) Bus
658Ålesund - Vigra Flyplass (Airport)48Valderøytunnelen4222(Undersea tunnel) Bus
658Giske - Valkve (Godøy)00Godøytunnelen3844(Undersea tunnel) No alternative route

Sør Trøndelag

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E6Støren - Lundamo (South of Trondheim)214Bratlitunnelen210Go via old E6 Støren centre
E6Støren - Lundamo (South of Trondheim)412Håggåtunnelen290Go via old E6 Støren centre
E6Trondheim centre - Ranheim71Grilstadhaugtunnelen750Go via old E6
E6Ranheim - Stjørdal (Nord Trøndelag)321Væretunnelen1625Go via old E6/ Fv 950 Trondheim centre - Malvik - Stjørdal
E6Ranheim - Stjørdal (Nord Trøndelag)1410Stavsjøfjelltunnelen1720Go via old E6/ Fv 950 Trondheim centre - Malvik - Stjørdal
E6Ranheim - Stjørdal (Nord Trøndelag)174Helltunnelen2573Go via old E6/ Fv 950 Trondheim centre - Malvik - Stjørdal
714Gjølme X710 - Sistranda (Frøya)7246Hitratunnelen5645(Undersea tunnel) Boat or bus
714Gjølme X710 - Sistranda (Frøya)1134Frøyatunnelen5300(Undersea tunnel) Boat or bus

Nord Trøndelag

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
769Namsos - X76713Vikatunnelen600Go around tunnel via Gullvika

Nordland

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E6Fauske - Bognes6988Kobbskaret4457Go via Fv 613 over Sildhopfjellet. When going north Fv 613 is 10 km before the tunnel.
17Forøy - Ørnes2422Svartisen7615Go via Fv 452 (Halsa - Vassdalsvik) and ferry (Vassdalsvik - Ørnes)

Troms

Route numberStart location - End locationKm from startKm from endTunnel nameLength (m)Comment and alternative route
E6Skibotn - Birtavarre416Skardaltunnelen2265Go via old E6 around tunnel
E6Skibotn - Birtavarre442Isfjelltunnelen3200Go via old E6 around tunnel
E8Nordkjosbotn - Tromsø Nord X862721Tromsøysund3500(Undersea tunnel) Go over Tromsøbrua
848Sørvik - Hamnvik (Ibestad)00Ibestadtunnelen3396(Undersea tunnel) No alternative route
868Oteren XE6 - Lyngseidet X912712Pollfjellet3230Go around tunnel