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There are 6 ways to get from Ålesund to Tromsø by plane, bus, train, ferry, night train, car or car ferry

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Fly  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Alesund (AES) to Tromso (TOS) AES - TOS

$140 - $344

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Bus, train, ferry  •  28h

  1. Take the bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Trondheim S 905
  2. Take the train from Trondheim S to Fauske stasjon 71
  3. Take the bus from Fauske stasjon to Lødingen kai
  4. Take the bus from Lødingen kai to Harstad Byterminal 260
  5. Take the ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai 2

Bus, train, night train, ferry, drive, car ferry  •  30h 18m

  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 Skutvik hurtigbåtkai
  6. Drive from Skutvik hurtigbåtkai to Bognes ferjekai
  7. Take the car ferry from Bognes ferjekai to Lødingen ferjekai
  8. Drive from Lødingen kai to Harstad hurtigbåtkai
  9. Take the ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai 2

Bus  •  28h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Trondheim S 905
  2. Take the bus from Trondheim to Fauske stasjon 71B
  3. Take the bus from Fauske stasjon to Narvik bussterminal
  4. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Tromsø Prostneset 100

$313 - $413

Ferry  •  2 days 23h

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

$500 - $750

Drive  •  25h 20m

  1. Drive from Ålesund to Tromsø 1139.9 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Ålesund to Tromsø is to fly which costs kr 1100 - kr 2900 and takes 5h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Ålesund to Tromsø is to fly which costs kr 1100 - kr 2900 and takes 5h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ålesund to Tromsø. However, there are services departing from Ålesund rutebilstasjon and arriving at Tromsø Prostneset via Trondheim, Fauske stasjon and Narvik bussterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Ålesund Hurtigrutekai and arriving at Tromsø Hurtigrutekai. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 23h.

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The distance between Ålesund and Tromsø is 981 km. The road distance is 1823.9 km.

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The best way to get from Ålesund to Tromsø without a car is to bus and train and ferry which takes 28h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 38m to get from Ålesund to Tromsø, including transfers.

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Ålesund to Tromsø bus services, operated by Trafikanten Møre og Romsdal, depart from Ålesund rutebilstasjon station.

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The best way to get from Ålesund to Tromsø is to fly which takes 5h 38m and costs kr 1100 - kr 2900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs kr 2500 - kr 3400 and takes 28h 37m.

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There is no direct flight from Alesund Airport to Tromso Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Ålesund to Tromsø.
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  • Distance: 613.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 38m

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

Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines and Widerøe fly from Ålesund to Tromsø hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ålesund to Tromsø via Trondheim S, Trondheim, Fauske stasjon, and Narvik bussterminal in around 28h 37m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Trondheim, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Oslo, Bergen
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Oslo, Bodo
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Bergen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Phone
61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Trondheim S to Fauske stasjon
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
nsb.no
Train from Åndalsnes stasjon to Dombås stasjon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Dombås stasjon to Trondheim S
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nsb.no
Train from Trondheim S to Bodø stasjon
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Trafikanten Møre og Romsdal
Phone
71 28 01 00
Website
frammr.no
Bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Trondheim S
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
Trafikanten Møre og Romsdal
Bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Åndalsnes stasjon
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
Trafikanten Møre og Romsdal
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Fauske stasjon to Lødingen kai
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Fauske stasjon to Narvik bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Lødingen kai to Harstad Byterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Phone
61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Bus from Trondheim to Fauske stasjon
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
nsb.no
Ferry operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Ferry from Bodø sentrumsterminalen kai to Skutvik hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Car ferry from Bognes ferjekai to Lødingen ferjekai
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Ålesund Hurtigrutekai to Tromsø Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
2 days 23h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Website
Hurtigruten

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Ålesund to Tromsø bus services, operated by Troms Fylkestrafikk, arrive at Tromsø Prostneset station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ålesund to Tromsø is 1824 km. It takes approximately 25h 20m to drive from Ålesund to Tromsø.

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

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There are 97+ hotels available in Tromsø. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ålesund to Alesund Airport is to line 651 bus which takes 25m and costs kr 50 - kr 65.

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