There are 3 ways to get from Alta to Tromsø by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

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

$55 - $70

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Alta to Tromsø 246.6 miles

$65 - $95

Fly  •  2 h 7 min

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

$72 - $209

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

Troms Fylkestrafikk operates a bus from Alta to Tromsø once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. Alternatively, Scandinavian Airlines and Widerøe fly from Alta to Tromsø 4 times a day.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Alta to Tromso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Alta to Tromso
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Bus operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Alta sentrum to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
tromskortet.no

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alta and Tromsø is 169 km. The road distance is 395 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alta to Tromsø is to bus which costs kr 460 - kr 600 and takes 6 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Alta to Tromsø is to fly which takes 2 h 7 min and costs kr 550 - kr 1800.

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 6 h 30 min.

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