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Visibility/ambient light on evening NIN train to Oslo

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Visibility/ambient light on evening NIN train to Oslo

One Norway-in-a-Nutshell question that I haven't seen answered by anyone relates to how much natural light remains (given the mountainous terrain) for people who take the 550pm train from Myrdal to Oslo. I know that the sun sets in Myrdal at 10:20 and in Oslo at about 10pm in late July. Does anyone know how well we will be able to see the scenery (assuming decent weather) while on that train? I assume that as we enter Oslo, there will only be twilight. My main concerns regarding lighting relate to the first few hours from Myrdal. (I'm assuming that is the must-see part of the trip.)

For what it's worth, we are beginning our trip in Bergen and then spending a couple nights in Balestrand.

Thanks.

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1. Re: Visibility/ambient light on evening NIN train to Oslo

You assume correct, no problems with the daylight.

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2. Re: Visibility/ambient light on evening NIN train to Oslo

Oslo end of July then civil twilight ends 22:49 then it is nautical twilight rest of the night. i.e. light enough to navigate, so it never gets really dark. Civil twilight is bright enough for most daytime activities.

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3. Re: Visibility/ambient light on evening NIN train to Oslo

Thanks for the replies. Here's a slightly different question on the same topic. Will the views be significantly better on the Myrdal-Oslo train if we take the 14:02 train (as opposed to the 17:50 train)?

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4. Re: Visibility/ambient light on evening NIN train to Oslo

No, I cannot imagine that.

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