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

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Ferry  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai 2

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Harstad Byterminal to Bjerkvik 18-641 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bjerkvik to UiT/Planetariet 100

kr 359 - kr 458

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Line 175 car ferry, drive  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the line 175 car ferry from Stangnes ferjekai to Sørrollnes ferjekai 175
  2. Drive from Sørrollnes ferjekai to University of Tromsø

Drive to Andenes, fly  •  4h 28m

  1. Drive from Harstad to Andenes
  2. Fly from Andenes (ANX) to Tromso (TOS) ANX - TOS

kr 842 - kr 2494

Fly from Evenes  •  2h 55m

  1. Fly from Evenes (EVE) to Tromso (TOS) EVE - TOS

kr 557 - kr 3748

Harstad to University of Tromsø by ferry, walk and bus

The journey time between Harstad and University of Tromsø is around 3h 20m and covers a distance of around 156 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h. Operated by Troms Fylkestrafikk, the Harstad to University of Tromsø service departs from Harstad hurtigbåtkai and arrives in University of Tromsø. Typically 18 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 20m
Fastest journey time:
3h
Journey distance:
156 km
Services per week:
18
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:00
Last service departs at:
19:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Harstad to University of Tromsø ferry, walk and bus schedules

Harstad → University of Tromsø
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in University of Tromsø is 815 55 015.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Harstad to University of Tromsø is to bus which costs kr 350 - kr 460 and takes 6h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Harstad to University of Tromsø is to fly which costs kr 550 - kr 3800 and takes 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harstad to University of Tromsø. However, there are services departing from Harstad Byterminal and arriving at UiT/Planetariet via Bjerkvik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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It is approximately 137 km to get from Harstad to University of Tromsø.

The best way to get from Harstad to University of Tromsø without a car is to ferry which takes 3h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Harstad to University of Tromsø, including transfers.

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Harstad to University of Tromsø bus services, operated by Nordland fylkeskommune, depart from Harstad Byterminal station.

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The best way to get from Harstad to University of Tromsø is to bus which takes 6h 34m and costs kr 350 - kr 460. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs kr 550 - kr 3800 and takes 2h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Andenes Airport to Tromso Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Harstad to University of Tromsø.
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  • Distance: 137.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 22m

What companies run services between Harstad, Troms og Finnmark, Norway and University of Tromsø, Norway?

You can take a bus from Harstad to University of Tromsø via Bjerkvik and UiT/Planetariet in around 6h 34m. Alternatively, Widerøe flies from Harstad to University of Tromsø twice daily.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Andenes to Tromso
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 500 - kr 2000
Flights from Evenes to Tromso
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 550 - kr 4700
Bus operators
Nordland fylkeskommune
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
reisnordland.no
Bus from Harstad Byterminal to Bjerkvik
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 100 - kr 150
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Harstad Byterminal to Bjerkvik
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
kr 110 - kr 150
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Bjerkvik to UiT/Planetariet
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 250 - kr 310
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Ferry operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Car ferry from Stangnes ferjekai to Sørrollnes ferjekai
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk

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Widerøe offers flights from Andenes Airport to Tromso Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in University of Tromsø. Prices start at kr 1000 NOK per night.

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The best way to get from Harstad to Evenes Airport is to bus which takes 47 min and costs kr 70 - kr 100.

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