Travel to Vesterålen

Vesterålen has two local airports, Stokmarknes Skagen airport and Andenes Airport. Stokmarknes has a direct route from Oslo with Widereø, and is the airport closest to registration destination. Andenes has a direct route from Oslo with airline Norwegian, 1,5 hours from Sortland. A larger airport - Evenes, 1,5 hours from Sortland has several direct routes from Oslo.

How to get here
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www.177nordland.no     Tel +47 75 77 24 10

Your own car:

E6 through Norway, via Riksgrensen E10 from Sweden.

Ferries: www.177nordland.no

Traffic and road information:


By plane:

Oslo – Harstad/Narvik (Evenes): www.sas.no  /  www.norwegian.com

Bergen – Harstad/Narvik (Evenes): www.sas.no  /  www.norwegian.com

Stavanger – Harstad/Narvik (Evenes): www.sas.no  /  www.norwegian.com

Trondheim – Harstad/Narvik (Evenes): www.sas.no  /  www.norwegian.com

Oslo – Andenes: www.norwegian.com

Oslo – Bodø – Skagen – Tromsø:  www.wideroe.no

Oslo – Bodø – Andenes – Tromsø: www.wideroe.no

Oslo – Skagen: www.wideroe.no


Airport bus from Evenes to Sortland  www.flybussen.no/sortland/

Airport bus Sortland – Skagen www.flybussen.no/sortland/

Fauske – Sortland www.177nordland.no

Narvik – Sortland www.177nordland.no

Harstad  – Sortland www.177nordland.no

Tromsø  – Sortland www.177nordland.no


Oslo – Fauske: www.nsb.no

Train through Sweden to Narvik: www.sj.se

Coastal Express:

Bergen – Kirkenes www.hurtigruten.no

(calls at Stokmarknes, Sortland and Risøyhamn).

The regional tourist office at Sortland will help you with your booking

for the coastal express ship. Tel +47 76 11 14 80

Distances in Vesterålen

Sortland – Kaljord  53 km Melbu – Stokmarknes  16 km

Stokmarknes – Sortland  28 km Sortland – Lødingen  58 km

Lødingen – Øksneshamn  63 km Sortland – Andenes  101 km

Sortland – Stø 54 km Sortland – Nyksund 52 km

Sortland – Bø (Straume)  58 km Sortland – Hovden  69 km

Vistit North Norways Kayak Shop in Harstad - Distance by car:

Narvik-Harstad-Refsnes (ferry)-Sortland: 100km
Bodø-Harstad-Refsnes(ferry)-Sortland: 238km
Tromsø-Harstad-Refsnes(ferry)-Sortland: 181 km

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