There are 4 ways to get from Alta to Tromsø by bus, car 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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Drive, bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Drive from Alta to Olderdalen ferjekai
  2. Take the bus from Olderdalen ferjekai to Tromsø Prostneset 150 / ...

kr 434 - kr 603

Fly from Alta  •  2h 26m

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

kr 683 - kr 1896

Bus to Sorkjosen, fly  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Alta sentrum to Sørkjosen Flyplassvegen
  2. Fly from Sorkjosen (SOJ) to Tromso (TOS) SOJ - TOS

kr 1034 - kr 3185

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The cheapest way to get from Alta to Tromsø 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 Tromsø is to fly which costs kr 650 - kr 1900 and takes 2h 26m.

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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 Tromsø is 169 km.

The best way to get from Alta to Tromsø 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 Tromsø bus services, operated by Troms Fylkestrafikk, depart from Alta sentrum station.

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The best way to get from Alta to Tromsø is to bus which takes 6h 30m and costs kr 320 - kr 390. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs kr 650 - kr 1900 and takes 2h 26m.

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

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Map of how to get from Alta to Tromsø.
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  • Distance: 169.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 30m

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

Troms Fylkestrafikk operates a bus from Alta to Tromsø once daily. Tickets cost kr 320 - kr 390 and the journey takes 6h 30m. Alternatively, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Widerøe and Scandinavian Airlines fly from Alta to Tromsø 5 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 600 - kr 3600
Flights from Alta to Tromso via Hammerfest
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 600 - kr 3600
Flights from Sorkjosen to Tromso
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 800 - kr 2900
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Alta to Tromso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
kr 600 - kr 5500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Alta to Tromso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
kr 750 - kr 4900
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 Olderdalen ferjekai to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
kr 120 - kr 150
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Alta sentrum to Sørkjosen Flyplassvegen
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 190 - kr 240
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk

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

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There are 150+ hotels available in Tromsø. Prices start at kr 1000 NOK per night.

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The best way to get from Alta to Alta Airport is to line 61 bus which takes 20 min and costs kr 43 - kr 47.

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