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

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Ferry, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  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  •  8 h 58 min

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

$71 - $88

Ferry  •  18 h 38 min

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

$123 - $166

Drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Tromsø to Lofoten 274.3 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Leknes, bus  •  4 h 17 min

  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  •  6 h 22 min

  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  •  6 h 38 min

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

$99 - $271

Questions & Answers

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 8 h 58 min.

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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 8 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 46 min 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 50 min.

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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 6 h 28 min to drive from Tromsø to Lofoten.

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Widerøe offers flights from Tromso Airport to Leknes Airport.

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There are 131+ hotels available in Lofoten. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tromsø to Lofoten.
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  • Distance: 154.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 46 min

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 8 h 58 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Tromso to Leknes
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Tromso to Evenes
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Tromso to Stokmarknes
Ave. Duration
40 min
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
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Harstad/Narvik lufthavn to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
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
3 h 28 min
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
3 h
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
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com

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The best way to get from Tromsø to Tromso Airport is to line 42 bus which takes 12 min and costs .

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