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There are 7 ways to get from Tromsø to Lofoten by ferry, bus, car or plane

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Ferry, bus  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the ferry from Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai to Harstad hurtigbåtkai 2
  2. Take the bus from Tjeldsund Kro to Lyngvær øst 23-760

$37 - $49

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Bus  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Bjerkvik 100
  2. Take the bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst 23-760

$71 - $88

Ferry  •  18h 38m

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

$123 - $166

Drive  •  6h 28m

  1. Drive from Tromsø to Lofoten 274.3 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Leknes, bus  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Leknes (LKN) TOS - LKN
  2. Take the bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst

$91 - $390

Fly to Evenes, bus  •  6h 22m

  1. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Evenes (EVE) TOS - EVE
  2. Take the bus from Harstad/Narvik lufthavn to Lyngvær øst

$105 - $391

Fly to Stokmarknes, bus  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Stokmarknes (SKN) TOS - SKN
  2. Take the bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum

$99 - $271

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tromsø to Lofoten is to ferry and bus which costs kr 300 - kr 410 and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Tromsø to Lofoten is to fly and bus which costs kr 750 - kr 3300 and takes 4h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tromsø to Lofoten. However, there are services departing from Tromsø Prostneset and arriving at Lyngvær øst via Bjerkvik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 58m.

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The distance between Tromsø and Lofoten is 246 km. The road distance is 438.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tromsø to Lofoten without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 8h 53m and costs kr 300 - kr 410.

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It takes approximately 8h 53m to get from Tromsø to Lofoten, including transfers.

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Tromsø to Lofoten bus services, operated by Troms Fylkestrafikk, depart from Tromsø Prostneset station.

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The quickest flight from Tromso Airport to Leknes Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Tromsø to Lofoten bus services, operated by Nordland fylkeskommune, arrive at Lyngvær øst station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tromsø to Lofoten is 439 km. It takes approximately 6h 28m to drive from Tromsø to Lofoten.

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  • Distance: 154.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 53m

What companies run services between Tromsø, Norway and Lofoten, Norway?

You can take a bus from Tromsø to Lofoten via Bjerkvik and Lyngvær øst in around 8h 58m.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Tromso to Leknes
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Tromso to Evenes
Ave. Duration
35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Tromso to Stokmarknes
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Bus operators
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Tjeldsund Kro to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Harstad/Narvik lufthavn to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Bjerkvik
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Ferry operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Ferry from Tromsø Prostneset hurtigbåtkai to Harstad hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Tromsø Hurtigrutekai to Svolvær Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
Hurtigruten

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Widerøe offers flights from Tromso Airport to Leknes Airport.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Lofoten. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tromsø to Tromso Airport is to line 42 bus which takes 12m and costs kr 40 - kr 50.

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