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There are 3 ways to get from Harstad to Svolvær by bus, ferry or car

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Bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Tjeldsund Kro to Sentrumsbygget 23-760

$35 - $44

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Ferry  •  10 h

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

$60 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Harstad to Svolvær 105.2 miles

$27 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Harstad to Svolvær is to drive which costs kr 230 - kr 340 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harstad to Svolvær is to drive which costs kr 230 - kr 340 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harstad to Svolvær. However, there are services departing from Harstad Byterminal and arriving at Sentrumsbygget via Tjeldsund Kro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Harstad Hurtigrutekai and arriving at Svolvær Hurtigrutekai. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

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The distance between Harstad and Svolvær is 102 km. The road distance is 168.3 km.

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The best way to get from Harstad to Svolvær without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 16 min and costs kr 290 - kr 370.

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Harstad to Svolvær, including transfers.

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Harstad to Svolvær bus services, operated by Nordland fylkeskommune, depart from Tjeldsund Kro station.

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Harstad to Svolvær bus services, operated by Nordland fylkeskommune, arrive at Sentrumsbygget station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harstad to Svolvær is 168 km. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Harstad to Svolvær.

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  • Distance: 63.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

What companies run services between Harstad, Troms, Norway and Svolvær, Norway?

Nordland fylkeskommune operates a bus from Harstad to Svolvær 4 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min.

Bus operators
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Tjeldsund Kro to Sentrumsbygget
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Ferry operators
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Harstad Hurtigrutekai to Svolvær Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Hurtigruten

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