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There are 5 ways to get from Alta to Finnmark by bus, ferry, car, taxi or plane

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Bus  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Alta sentrum to Tromsø Prostneset 150

kr 320 - kr 390

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Bus, ferry  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Alta sentrum to Burfjord YX 150
  2. Take the ferry from Burfjord kai to Skjervøy kai 9
  3. Take the ferry from Skjervøy kai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai 3

Drive, bus, taxi  •  45 days 15h

  1. Drive from Alta to Rotsund kai
  2. Take the bus from Rotsund kai to Breivikeidet ferjekai 150
  3. Take a taxi from Breivikeidet ferjekai to Tromsø

kr 910 - kr 1203

Fly to Tromso  •  2h 46m

  1. Fly from Alta (ALF) to Tromso (TOS) ALF - TOS

kr 932 - kr 2300

Fly to Vadso  •  3h 36m

  1. Fly from Alta (ALF) to Vadso (VDS) ALF - VDS

kr 1285 - kr 4492

Alta → Finnmark
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The cheapest way to get from Alta to Finnmark is to bus which costs kr 320 - kr 390 and takes 6h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Alta to Finnmark is to fly which costs kr 900 - kr 2300 and takes 2h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Alta sentrum and arriving at Tromsø Prostneset. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 30m.

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The distance between Alta and Finnmark is 62 km.

The best way to get from Alta to Finnmark without a car is to bus which takes 6h 30m and costs kr 320 - kr 390.

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The bus from Alta sentrum to Tromsø Prostneset takes 6h 30m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Alta to Finnmark bus services, operated by Troms Fylkestrafikk, depart from Alta sentrum station.

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The best way to get from Alta to Finnmark is to bus which takes 6h 30m and costs kr 320 - kr 390. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs kr 900 - kr 2300 and takes 2h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Alta Airport to Tromso Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Alta to Finnmark.
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  • Distance: 61.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 30m

What companies run services between Alta, Norway and Finnmark, Norway?

Troms Fylkestrafikk operates a bus from Alta sentrum to Tromsø Prostneset once daily. Tickets cost kr 320 - kr 390 and the journey takes 6h 30m. Alternatively, Scandinavian Airlines, Widerøe and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from Alta to Tromsø 4 times a day.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Alta to Tromso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 900 - kr 3400
Flights from Alta to Vadso
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 1200 - kr 4400
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Alta to Tromso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
kr 1800 - kr 4300
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Alta to Tromso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
kr 1100 - kr 4200
Bus operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Alta sentrum to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 320 - kr 390
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Alta sentrum to Burfjord YX
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 110 - kr 150
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Rotsund kai to Breivikeidet ferjekai
Ave. Duration
45 days 12h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
kr 95 - kr 120
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Ferry operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Ferry from Burfjord kai to Skjervøy kai
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Ferry from Skjervøy kai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Other operators
Taxi from Breivikeidet ferjekai to Tromsø
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
kr 550 - kr 700
Svein-Otto Hansen
Phone
+47 77 71 06 24
Stig-Arne Hansen
Phone
+47 77 71 06 72
Tromsø Taxi AS
Phone
+47 03011
Website
tromso-taxi.no
Maxitaxi Tromsø Andersson
Phone
+47 465 46 500

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

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The best way to get from Alta to Alta Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 24 min and costs kr 41 - kr 45.

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