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There are 8 ways to get from Ålesund to Lofoten by bus, train, night train, ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train, night train, ferry, drive  •  38 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Åndalsnes stasjon 681
  2. Take the train from Åndalsnes stasjon to Dombås stasjon 22
  3. Take the night train from Dombås stasjon to Trondheim S 21
  4. Take the train from Trondheim S to Bodø stasjon 71
  5. Take the ferry from Bodø sentrumsterminalen kai to Nordskot hurtigbåtkai
  6. Drive from Nordskot hurtigbåtkai to Lofoten

$345 - $499

Cheapest option

Ferry, fly to Stokmarknes, bus  •  12 h 33 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ålesund hurtigbåtkai Skateflukaia to Valderøya hurtigbåtkai
  2. Fly from Alesund (AES) to Stokmarknes (SKN) AES - SKN
  3. Take the bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum

$139 - $647

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Bus, train, ferry  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Trondheim S 905
  2. Take the train from Trondheim S to Bodø stasjon 71
  3. Take the ferry from Bodø sentrumsterminalen kai to Svolvær hurtigbåtkai

$165 - $205

Bus  •  26 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Trondheim S 905
  2. Take the bus from Trondheim to Bodø 71B
  3. Take the bus from Bodø ferjekai to Moskenes ferjekai
  4. Take the bus from Moskenes kai to Lyngvær øst

$193 - $238

Ferry  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the ferry from Ålesund Hurtigrutekai to Svolvær Hurtigrutekai Bergen-Trondheim-Bodø-Tromsø-Kirkenes

$439 - $591

Drive  •  26 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Ålesund to Lofoten 1167 miles

$300 - $450

Ferry, fly to Evenes, bus  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ålesund hurtigbåtkai Skateflukaia to Valderøya hurtigbåtkai
  2. Fly from Alesund (AES) to Evenes (EVE) AES - EVE
  3. Take the bus from Harstad/Narvik lufthavn to Lyngvær øst

$170 - $767

Ferry, fly to Bodo  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ålesund hurtigbåtkai Skateflukaia to Valderøya hurtigbåtkai
  2. Fly from Alesund (AES) to Bodo (BOO) AES - BOO
  3. Take the ferry from Bodø sentrumsterminalen kai to Svolvær hurtigbåtkai

$169 - $763

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ålesund to Lofoten is to bus and train and ferry which costs kr 1300 - kr 1700 and takes 23 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ålesund to Lofoten is to ferry and fly and bus which costs kr 1400 - kr 6500 and takes 9 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ålesund to Lofoten. However, there are services departing from Ålesund rutebilstasjon and arriving at Lyngvær øst via Trondheim, Bodø ferjekai and Moskenes kai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 54 min.

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The distance between Ålesund and Lofoten is 740 km. The road distance is 1867.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ålesund to Lofoten without a car is to bus and train and ferry which takes 23 h 55 min and costs kr 1300 - kr 1700.

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It takes approximately 38 h 56 min to get from Ålesund to Lofoten, including transfers.

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Ålesund to Lofoten bus services, operated by Møre og Romsdal fylkeskommune, depart from Ålesund rutebilstasjon station.

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There is no direct flight from Alesund Airport to Evenes Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Ålesund to Lofoten bus services, operated by Nordland fylkeskommune, arrive at Lyngvær øst station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ålesund to Lofoten is 1867 km. It takes approximately 26 h 9 min to drive from Ålesund to Lofoten.

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  • Distance: 462.4 miles
  • Duration: 38 h 56 min

What companies run services between Ålesund, Norway and Lofoten, Norway?

You can take a bus from Ålesund to Lofoten via Trondheim S, Trondheim, Bodø, Bodø ferjekai, Moskenes ferjekai, Moskenes kai, and Lyngvær øst in around 26 h 54 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Alesund to Evenes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Alesund to Evenes via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Alesund to Bodo via Trondheim
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Alesund to Bodo via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Alesund to Bodo via Bergen, Trondheim
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Alesund to Bodo via Oslo, Trondheim
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Alesund to Bodo via Trondheim, Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Alesund to Evenes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Evenes via Oslo, Bergen
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Bodo via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Alesund to Evenes via Bergen, Bodo
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,800
Flights from Alesund to Bodo via Bergen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Alesund to Stokmarknes via Bergen, Bodo
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Alesund to Stokmarknes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Alesund to Stokmarknes via Oslo, Bodo
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Alesund to Stokmarknes via Trondheim, Bodo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Alesund to Stokmarknes via Oslo, Tromso
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Åndalsnes stasjon to Dombås stasjon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Dombås stasjon to Trondheim S
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nsb.no
Train from Trondheim S to Bodø stasjon
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Møre og Romsdal fylkeskommune
Website
mrfylke.no
Bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Åndalsnes stasjon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Website
frammr.no
Bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Trondheim S
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Website
frammr.no
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Bus from Trondheim to Bodø
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
nsb.no
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Bodø ferjekai to Moskenes ferjekai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Moskenes kai to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Harstad/Narvik lufthavn to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Ferry operators
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Ferry from Bodø sentrumsterminalen kai to Nordskot hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Ferry from Bodø sentrumsterminalen kai to Svolvær hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Ålesund Hurtigrutekai to Svolvær Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$430 - $600
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com
Møre og Romsdal fylkeskommune
Website
mrfylke.no
Ferry from Ålesund hurtigbåtkai Skateflukaia to Valderøya hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Website
frammr.no

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Widerøe, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Alesund Airport to Evenes Airport.

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