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There are 7 ways to get from Sortland to University of Tromsø by car ferry, ferry, bus, car or plane

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Line 170 car ferry, ferry  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the line 170 car ferry from Flesnes ferjekai to Revsnes ferjekai 170
  2. Take the ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai 2

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Sortland bru kryss to Lødingen buss taxi 100
  2. Take the bus from Lødingen buss taxi to Bjerkvik
  3. Take the bus from Bjerkvik to UiT/Planetariet 100

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Ferry  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the ferry from Sortland Hurtigrutekai to Harstad Hurtigrutekai Bergen-Trondheim-Bodø-Tromsø-Kirkenes
  2. Take the ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai 2

Line 170 car ferry, drive  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the line 170 car ferry from Flesnes ferjekai to Revsnes ferjekai 170
  2. Drive from Revsnes ferjekai to University of Tromsø

Fly from Stokmarknes  •  3h 46m

  1. Fly from Stokmarknes (SKN) to Tromso (TOS) SKN - TOS

Bus, bus to Evenes, fly  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Sortland bru kryss to Lødingen buss taxi
  2. Take the bus from Lødingen buss taxi to Harstad/Narvik lufthavn
  3. Fly from Evenes (EVE) to Tromso (TOS) EVE - TOS

Bus to Andenes, fly  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Sortland bru kryss to Andenes
  2. Fly from Andenes (ANX) to Tromso (TOS) ANX - TOS

Sortland to University of Tromsø by bus and walk

The journey time between Sortland and University of Tromsø is around 19h 33m and covers a distance of around 398 km. This includes an average layover time of around 12h 54m. The fastest journey normally takes 17h 57m. Operated by Nordland fylkeskommune and Troms Fylkestrafikk, the Sortland to University of Tromsø service departs from Sortland bru kryss and arrives in University of Tromsø. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 39m
Layover time:
12h 54m
Total time:
19h 33m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
17h 57m
Journey distance:
398 km
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
kr 461
Carbon emissions:
49 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:46
Last service departs at:
15:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sortland to University of Tromsø bus and walk schedules

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The cost-effective way to get from Sortland to University of Tromsø is to bus, which costs kr 460 - kr 600 and takes 8h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Sortland to University of Tromsø is to fly which costs kr 600 - kr 1900 and takes 3h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sortland to University of Tromsø. However, there are services departing from Sortland bru kryss and arriving at UiT/Planetariet via Lødingen buss taxi and Bjerkvik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 50m.

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The distance between Sortland and University of Tromsø is 177 km.

The best way to get from Sortland to University of Tromsø without a car is to ferry which takes 8h 10m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 47m to get from Sortland to University of Tromsø, including transfers.

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Sortland to University of Tromsø bus services, operated by Nordland fylkeskommune, depart from Sortland bru kryss station.

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The best way to get from Sortland to University of Tromsø is to bus which takes 8h 50m and costs kr 460 - kr 600. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs kr 600 - kr 1900 and takes 3h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Stokmarknes Airport to Tromso Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Sortland 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 Sortland to University of Tromsø.
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  • Distance: 177.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 47m

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

You can take a bus from Sortland to University of Tromsø via Lødingen buss taxi, Bjerkvik, and UiT/Planetariet in around 8h 50m. Alternatively, Widerøe flies from Sortland to University of Tromsø twice daily.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Stokmarknes to Tromso
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 500 - kr 1700
Flights from Evenes to Tromso
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
kr 650 - kr 3200
Flights from Andenes to Tromso
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
kr 480 - kr 1600
Bus operators
Nordland fylkeskommune
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
reisnordland.no
Bus from Sortland bru kryss to Lødingen buss taxi
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
kr 80 - kr 120
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Lødingen buss taxi to Bjerkvik
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 130 - kr 180
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Lødingen buss taxi to Harstad/Narvik lufthavn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 95 - kr 130
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Sortland bru kryss to Andenes
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
kr 120 - kr 180
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
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
Car ferry from Flesnes ferjekai to Revsnes ferjekai
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Ferry from Harstad hurtigbåtkai to Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk

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