Hafsrød may seem way into the woods, but you are surprisingly close to the big cities of Scandinavia. We want to make sure our guests get safest and most environmentally friendly travel possible. Here’s how to get to us:

Hafsrødsveien 5

1766 Halden

+47 416 74 089

Travel by car

0.5 hours from Halden City

2 hours from Oslo

2.5 hours from Gothenburg

6 hours from Copenhagen

Take the train

The nearest train station is Halden station. The station can be reach by train service between Oslo and Gothenburg (Østfoldbanen). 

To order your train ticket, please visit VY.no. From the train to Hafsrød:

-> Grab a cab

-> Rent a car

Grab a cab

When arriving at Halden train station, Hafsrød have a deal with the taxi company Halden taxi. They can offer you a ride all the way to the cabin. The taxi has seats for 1-4 people, and they offer both electrical and hybrid cars.

Price for taxi from Halden station to Hafsrød is*:


Daytime: 540 NOK (one way)

Evening/night/weekend: 710 NOK (one way)


Daytime: 640 NOK (one way)

Evening/night/weekend: 850 NOK (one way)

*To get this offer the trip must be prebooked, and you must inform of the offer between Hafsrød and Halden taxi when you book. To prebook taxi to Hafsrød, visit www.haldentaxi.no or call 69213200. Remember to book your return trip at the same time!

Rent a car

If you want to rent a car to get to us, there are many options, depending on where you start your journey.

From Oslo Airport there are several companies offering rental cars. Check them out here. 

From Gothenburg – Landvetter Airport there are several companies offering rental cars. Check them out here.

From Halden train station, you can rent a car via Hertz, and get the car delivered at the train station. Booking is done through their web page, hertz.no, where you inform that you want the package deal with Hafsrød.

You will then be offered to choose between the following packages*:

B-car (Toyota yaris hybrid, VW polo etc.) 650 NOK per day inclusive delivery to Halden train station.

C-car (Ford focus, VW golf etc.) 750 NOK per day inclusive delivery to Halden train station.

*These cars offer free mileage.

Other useful information

Unfortunately, there are no car charging options at Hafsrød, but if you choose a vehicle with enough range, it will not be a problem to choose more environmentally friendly solutions to get to us. You can find the nearest charging station here.

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