I'm only going to park for a short while, do I need to pay for parking? . . .
No, you can drive all the way up to Gjendeosen and park there for up to two hours for free, provided you park in the indicated space and collect a ticket from the automatic parking meter.
I have a parking permit for handicapped persons, where should I park then? . . .
Drive all the way up to Gjendeosen and park in a handicap parking space.
Can I set up a tent or park my camper overnight in the car parks? . . .
No. All forms of overnight camping in the car parks are forbidden. There are several great camping sites in Sjodalen and in the direction of Beitostølen.
How do I pay for parking? . . .
There are automatic parking meters at both Reinsvangen and Gjendeosen. If you have a motorcycle, then you pay for parking in the kiosk.
I have an electric car, is there a charging station? . . .
No (but we're working on it!)
I'm going to stay at the Gjendesheim Tourist Cabin, where can I park? . . .
Gjendesheim has its own guest car park, where you can stay as long as you are a guest at Gjendesheim. After checking out, you will have to move your car to one of our car parks.
Do you run a bus service to the lower car park in the evening? . . .
The buses run every hour and half-hour from 07.00 until 22.00. They also run from the quay when the boat arrives.
Do I have to book a seat on the bus between Reinsvangen and Gjendeosen? . . .
No. The buses run every hour and half-hour from 07.00 until 22.00 during the season. The service is free for everyone and requires no advance booking.
When does the Gjendebåten run? Where can I buy a ticket? . . .
The boat timetable, tickets and information can be found at gjende.no. Everyone who has booked a place gets to go on the boat!
Is there a phone number to the car park? . . .
+47 95 45 17 43
Where can I find the car park? . . .
GPS coordinates are: Latitude: 61.4953095, Longitude: 8.8089954