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

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Fly to Kirkenes  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Trondheim (TRD) to Kirkenes (KKN) TRD - KKN

$116 - $571

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Fly to Vadso, bus  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Trondheim (TRD) to Vadso (VDS) TRD - VDS
  2. Take the bus from Kiby to Kirkenes skole

$160 - $548

Fly to Vardo, bus  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Trondheim (TRD) to Vardo (VAW) TRD - VAW
  2. Take the bus from Svartnes to Kirkenes skole

$164 - $573

Train, bus, drive  •  36 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Trondheim S to Fauske stasjon 71
  2. Take the bus from Fauske stasjon to Drag kryss
  3. Drive from Drag ferje og hurtigbåtkai to Smalfjord
  4. Take the bus from Smalfjord to AMFI Kirkenes 66

$348 - $491

Bus, night train, drive  •  37 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Trondheim to Steinkjer stasjon 26B
  2. Take the bus from Steinkjer stasjon to Grong stasjon
  3. Take the night train from Grong stasjon to Fauske stasjon 71
  4. Take the bus from Fauske stasjon to Lødingen kai
  5. Drive from Lødingen kai to Kvalsund sentrum
  6. Take the bus from Hammerfest bussterminal to Thon Hotel Kirkenes 66

Train, ferry, bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from Trondheim S to Bodø stasjon 71
  2. Take the ferry from Bodø Hurtigrutekai to Hammerfest Hurtigrutekai
  3. Take the bus from Hammerfest bussterminal to Thon Hotel Kirkenes 66

$480 - $638

Ferry  •  3 days 21 h

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

$700 - $1,000

Drive  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Trondheim to Kirkenes 1008.1 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Trondheim Hurtigrutekai and arriving at Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 days 21 h.

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The distance between Trondheim and Kirkenes is 1107 km. The road distance is 1612.9 km.

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The best way to get from Trondheim to Kirkenes without a car is to train and ferry and bus which takes 2 days 11 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Trondheim to Kirkenes, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Trondheim Airport to Kirkenes Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trondheim to Kirkenes is 1613 km. It takes approximately 21 h 24 min to drive from Trondheim to Kirkenes.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Trondheim Airport to Kirkenes Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Kirkenes. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Trondheim to Trondheim Airport is to line 26 train which takes 32 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Trondheim to Kirkenes.
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  • Distance: 692 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

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

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Widerøe fly from Trondheim to Kirkenes every 2 hours.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Trondheim to Vadso via Tromso
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Trondheim to Vadso via Evenes, Tromso
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Trondheim to Vardo via Evenes, Tromso, Vadso
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Trondheim to Vardo via Oslo, Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Trondheim to Vardo via Tromso, Vadso
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Trondheim to Vardo via Oslo, Tromso, Vadso
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Trondheim to Vardo via Bergen, Tromso, Vadso
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Trondheim to Vardo via Oslo, Alta, Vadso
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Trondheim to Kirkenes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Trondheim to Kirkenes via Kristiansand, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Trondheim to Kirkenes via Tromso, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Trondheim to Kirkenes via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Trondheim to Kirkenes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Trondheim S to Fauske stasjon
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
nsb.no
Night train from Grong stasjon to Fauske stasjon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
nsb.no
Train from Trondheim S to Bodø stasjon
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Kiby to Kirkenes skole
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$41 - $45
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Svartnes to Kirkenes skole
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $60
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Smalfjord to AMFI Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $44
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Hammerfest bussterminal to Thon Hotel Kirkenes
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$105 - $120
Website
Snelandia
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Fauske stasjon to Drag kryss
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Fauske stasjon to Lødingen kai
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Bus from Trondheim to Steinkjer stasjon
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
nsb.no
Trønderbilene
Website
tronderbilene.no
Bus from Steinkjer stasjon to Grong stasjon
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
tronderbilene.no
Ferry operators
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Bodø Hurtigrutekai to Hammerfest Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
38 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$310 - $430
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Trondheim Hurtigrutekai to Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
3 days 21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$700 - $1,000
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com

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