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There are 5 ways to get from Gällivare to University of Tromsø by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Tromsø Prostneset  •  9h 34m

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Narvik station 96 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Narvik storsenter to Tromsø Prostneset 100

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Train, bus  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Narvik station 96 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Narvik storsenter to UiT/Planetariet 100

Bus  •  9h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Gällivare to Narvik bussterminal 6
  2. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to UiT/Planetariet 100

Drive  •  6h 18m

  1. Drive from Gällivare to University of Tromsø 477.2 km

kr 650 - kr 1000

Train, bus, fly  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Narvik station
  2. Take the bus from Bromsgård to Harstad/Narvik lufthavn
  3. Fly from Evenes (EVE) to Tromso (TOS) EVE - TOS

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  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
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  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in University of Tromsø is 815 55 015.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in University of Tromsø is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in University of Tromsø is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 815 55 015.

No, returning to Sweden from Norway is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Gällivare to University of Tromsø is to drive which costs 650 kr - 950 kr and takes 6h 18m.

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The fastest way to get from Gällivare to University of Tromsø is to drive. Taking this option will cost 650 kr - 950 kr and takes 6h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gällivare to University of Tromsø. However, there are services departing from Gällivare and arriving at UiT/Planetariet via Narvik bussterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 59m.

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The distance between Gällivare and University of Tromsø is 291 km. The road distance is 477.2 km.

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The best way to get from Gällivare to University of Tromsø without a car is to train and bus via Tromsø Prostneset which takes 9h 34m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 34m to get from Gällivare to University of Tromsø, including transfers.

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Gällivare to University of Tromsø bus services, operated by The Arctic Route, depart from Gällivare station.

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The quickest flight from Evenes Airport to Tromso Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Gällivare to University of Tromsø bus services, operated by Troms Fylkestrafikk, arrive at UiT/Planetariet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gällivare to University of Tromsø is 477 km. It takes approximately 6h 18m to drive from Gällivare to University of Tromsø.

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  • Distance: 291.3 km
  • Duration: 9h 34m

What companies run services between Gällivare, Sweden and University of Tromsø, Norway?

You can take a bus from Gällivare to University of Tromsø via Narvik bussterminal and UiT/Planetariet in around 9h 59m.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Evenes to Tromso
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 550 - kr 4700
Train operators
Vy Nattåg
Phone
0771-444 111
Email
servicecenter@vy.se
Website
norrtag.se
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Narvik station
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Vy Nattåg
Bus operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Narvik storsenter to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
kr 260 - kr 320
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Narvik storsenter to UiT/Planetariet
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 260 - kr 330
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to UiT/Planetariet
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 270 - kr 330
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
The Arctic Route
Phone
+47 400 02 196
Email
post@thearcticroute.com
Website
thearcticroute.com
Bus from Gällivare to Narvik bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
thearcticroute.com
Nordland fylkeskommune
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
reisnordland.no
Bus from Bromsgård to Harstad/Narvik lufthavn
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 80 - kr 120
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune

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