There are 8 ways to get from Narvik to Kirkenes by train, bus, car, ferry or plane

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Recommended option

Train, bus, drive  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Narvik station to Kiruna station
  2. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Karesuando busstation 50
  3. Drive from Karesuando busstation to Circle K Kautokeino
  4. Take the bus from Circle K Kautokeino to Karasjok bussterminal
  5. Take the bus from Karasjok bussterminal to AMFI Kirkenes 60

Cheapest option

Bus to Tromso, fly to Kirkenes  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Narvik storsenter to Tromsø Prostneset
  2. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Kirkenes (KKN) TOS - KKN

$115 - $308

6 alternative options

Bus  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Narvik storsenter to Nordkjosbotn 100
  2. Take the bus from Nordkjosbotn to Storslett terminal 160
  3. Take the bus from Storslett terminal to Alta sentrum 150
  4. Take the bus from Alta sentrum to AMFI Kirkenes 60

Bus, ferry  •  44 h

  1. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Tromsø Prostneset 100
  2. Take the ferry from Tromsø Hurtigrutekai to Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai Bergen-Trondheim-Bodø-Tromsø-Kirkenes

$325 - $442

Drive  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Narvik to Kirkenes 558.8 miles

$140 - $220

Bus to Evenes, fly to Kirkenes  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Harstad/Narvik lufthavn
  2. Fly from Evenes (EVE) to Kirkenes (KKN) EVE - KKN

$120 - $550

Bus to Evenes, fly to Vadso, bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Harstad/Narvik lufthavn
  2. Fly from Evenes (EVE) to Vadso (VDS) EVE - VDS
  3. Take the bus from Kiby to Kirkenes skole

Bus to Tromso, fly to Vadso, bus  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Narvik storsenter to Tromsø Prostneset
  2. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Vadso (VDS) TOS - VDS
  3. Take the bus from Kiby to Kirkenes skole

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The cheapest way to get from Narvik to Kirkenes is to drive which costs kr 1200 - kr 1800 and takes 12 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Narvik to Kirkenes is to bus and fly which costs kr 1000 - kr 4200 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Narvik to Kirkenes. However, there are services departing from Narvik storsenter and arriving at AMFI Kirkenes via Nordkjosbotn, Storslett terminal and Alta sentrum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 22 min.

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The distance between Narvik and Kirkenes is 520 km. The road distance is 894.1 km.

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The best way to get from Narvik to Kirkenes without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 h 35 min to get from Narvik to Kirkenes, including transfers.

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Narvik to Kirkenes bus services, operated by Troms Fylkestrafikk, depart from Narvik storsenter station.

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There is no direct flight from Evenes Airport to Kirkenes Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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  • Distance: 325 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 35 min

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

You can take a bus from Narvik to Kirkenes via Nordkjosbotn, Storslett terminal, and Alta sentrum in around 19 h 22 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Evenes to Kirkenes via Tromso
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Evenes to Kirkenes via Tromso, Vadso
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Evenes to Vadso via Tromso
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Tromso to Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Tromso to Vadso
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Tromso to Vadso via Alta
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Evenes to Kirkenes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Evenes to Kirkenes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Narvik station to Kiruna station
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $21
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$23 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Karesuando busstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Circle K Kautokeino to Karasjok bussterminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Karasjok bussterminal to AMFI Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Alta sentrum to AMFI Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Kiby to Kirkenes skole
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Snelandia
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Narvik storsenter to Nordkjosbotn
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Nordkjosbotn to Storslett terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Storslett terminal to Alta sentrum
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Narvik storsenter to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Harstad/Narvik lufthavn
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Ferry operators
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Tromsø Hurtigrutekai to Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
38 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$290 - $400
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com

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