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

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Fly  •  5 h 40 min

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

$142 - $335

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Bus, train, night train, ferry, drive, car ferry  •  30 h 8 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 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, train, car ferry, ferry  •  29 h 6 min

  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 Bognes ferjekai
  4. Take the car ferry from Bognes ferjekai to Lødingen ferjekai
  5. Take the bus from Lødingen kai to Harstad Byterminal 260
  6. Take the ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai 2

Bus  •  29 h 13 min

  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

$263 - $345

Ferry  •  2 days 23 h

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

$500 - $750

Drive  •  25 h 20 min

  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 2800 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ålesund to Tromsø is to fly which costs kr 1100 - kr 2800 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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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 29 h 13 min.

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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 23 h.

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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 car ferry and ferry which takes 29 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min 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 5 h 40 min and costs kr 1100 - kr 2800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs kr 2100 - kr 2900 and takes 29 h 13 min.

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There is no direct flight from Alesund Airport to Tromso Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min 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: 5 h 40 min

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 29 h 13 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Bergen
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Oslo, Bergen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Trondheim, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Alesund to Tromso via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
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
6 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
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
Train from Trondheim S to Fauske stasjon
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Trafikanten Møre og Romsdal
Website
frammr.no
Bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Åndalsnes stasjon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
frammr.no
Bus from Ålesund rutebilstasjon to Trondheim S
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
frammr.no
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Fauske stasjon to Bognes ferjekai
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Fauske stasjon to Narvik bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
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
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Bus from Trondheim to Fauske stasjon
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
nsb.no
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
Car ferry from Bognes ferjekai to Lødingen ferjekai
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Ålesund Hurtigrutekai to Tromsø Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
2 days 23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com

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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 25 h 20 min 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 85+ hotels available in Tromsø. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ålesund to Alesund Airport is to line 651 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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