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There are 3 ways to get from Kirkenes to Vardø by ferry, bus or car

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Ferry  •  3 h 15 min

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

$40 - $55

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from AMFI Kirkenes to Vardø rådhus 64

$56 - $61

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Kirkenes to Vardø 154.8 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Kirkenes to Vardø is to ferry which costs kr 320 - kr 450 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kirkenes to Vardø is to ferry which costs kr 320 - kr 450 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from AMFI Kirkenes and arriving at Vardø rådhus. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai and arriving at Vardø Hurtigrutekai. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Kirkenes and Vardø is 82 km. The road distance is 247.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kirkenes to Vardø without a car is to ferry which takes 3 h 15 min and costs kr 320 - kr 450.

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The ferry from Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai to Vardø Hurtigrutekai takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Kirkenes to Vardø bus services, operated by Snelandia, depart from AMFI Kirkenes station.

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Kirkenes to Vardø bus services, operated by Snelandia, arrive at Vardø rådhus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kirkenes to Vardø is 248 km. It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to drive from Kirkenes to Vardø.

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  • Distance: 51.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Kirkenes, Finnmark, Norway and Vardø, Norway?

Snelandia operates a bus from Kirkenes to Vardø twice daily. Tickets cost $56 - $61 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Bus operators
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from AMFI Kirkenes to Vardø rådhus
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$56 - $61
Website
Snelandia
Ferry operators
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai to Vardø Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com

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