City Bus

City buses in Tromsø

City buses run within the city of Tromsø from early morning to late night seven days a week. There is also a night bus service on Friday and Saturday nights from the city centre to selected parts of Tromsø.

City buses

City buses run within the city of Tromsø from around 06.00 (6am) on Monday to Friday, from around 06.30 (6.30am) on Saturday and Sunday until midnight. There are one to four departures every hour with the highest frequency during peak hours (morning and afternoon) Monday to Friday.

There is also a night bus service on Friday and Saturday evenings.

Public transport during Christmas


Tickets may be purchased on board the buses, but please note cash payments only (NOK).

- Single tickets bought on board the bus cost NOK 50 for adults and NOK 25 for children (4-19) and seniors (over 67).
- A day ticket (valid for 24 hours) purchased on board the bus costs NOK 110 for adults and NOK 55 for seniors/children (4-19).

Pre-purchased tickets are often cheaper:

- A pre-purchased single ticket costs NOK 33 for adults and NOK 19 for children (4-19)/seniors (over 67).
- A pre-purchased day ticket (valid for 24 hours) costs NOK 100 for adults and NOK 50 for children (4-19)/seniors (over 67).

If using a pre-purchased ticket, please remember to validate the ticket when you board the bus. Scan your ticket on the ticket machine at the front or rear entrance of the bus.

Passengers with special needs

A concession fare (50% of the ordinary fare) is available to seniors (over 67) and blind/disabled passengers with a concession card from the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration (NAV).
Guide dogs and companions of blind/disabled passengers may travel free of charge.
Most city buses are accessible for wheelchair users. 

Pets, prams, wheelchairs, bikes and skis

It is possible to bring pets, such as dogs, cats, rabbits and hamsters on buses as long as you keep your pet under control. If your pet is on your lap, it travels free of charge. 

Prams and skis are free of charge, as well as wheelchairs, walking frames and small children’s bikes.

Additional NOK 6 is charged for an adult bike when the ticket is purchased on board.

Pre-purchased tickets, one-day tickets and seven-day tickets are sold at the following places:

Troms fylkestrafikk Customer Service Centrev (Samuel Arnesens gate 5)

WITO-kiosk (Storgata 68)

Narvesen Stortorget (Main Square in Tromsø city centre)

Jekta Storsenter - Information counter

Narvesen K1

Narvesen UNN (University Hospital of Northern Norway)

MIX Kiosk - UiT The Arctic University of Norway

MIX Kiosk - AMFI Pyramiden

Narvesen Krokensentret


Click here to find bus stops in Tromsø city centre.

For more information about city buses and timetables, please visit: