The Arctic Route

The Arctic Route

Between 1st December and 31st March, we have daily bus routes from Tromsø to Narvik, and from Tromsø to Lyngen, that brings you to your next adventure!

The Arctic Route is all about making the Tromsø region more accessible for travelers. Together with various providers of experiences in the region around, Tromsø Bussring have made it easier to reach different kind of activities in Lyngen, Senja, Målselv, Bardu and Narvik during the winter season.

There will be daily departures with modern coaches from Tromsø - Narvik, Narvik - Tromsø, Tromsø - Lyngen and Lyngen - Tromsø.

The service will operate from December 1st until end of March. This season there will be a departure from Narvik towards Tromsø that corresponds with the incoming train from Kiruna to Narvik. This will give train travelers an opportunity to book a transfer from Narvik to Tromsø that correspond with the arrival of the train in Narvik. Due to this travelers have the opportunity to be in Tromsø at 18:00 the same day. Both departures from Narvik will stop at Polar Park.

The Arctic Route Service can be booked through different activity vendors Visit Tromsø-Region, Visit Narvik, Visit Lyngenfjord and Tromsø Safari. If only bus transfer is the option this service can be booked directly through Bussring.

Book different adventures
Book different adventures like icefishing in Lyngen, skiing in Målselv, a visit to Aurora Spirit - the norhternmost destillery in the world - or meet the wolfs at Polar Park.

We take you all the way
The comfortable bus journey to your next adventure includes online guiding, hot drinks and a small snack. But – the best of all: it takes you back and forth without you needing to care about where to stop, or to turn left or right, just enjoy the trip. We take you all the way!

Book your adventure today
The tours and adventures can be booked directly on our website, or by contacting the providers directly.
Seats are bookable through activity vendors or by Bussring directly in advance.

The bus from Tromsø to Narvik

There is a daily bus service from Tromsø to Narvik and back. The bus departs outside the Scandic Ishavshotel and takes you on a scenic journey to Narvik.

From Tromsø to Narvik - route 915

09.00 Tromsø (Scandic Ishavshotell)
12.00 Polar Park (3 timer i Polar Park)
16:15 Narvik
18:00 Tromsø

From Narvik to Tromsø - route 915

10:30 and 13:20 Narvik (Scandic Narvik)
10:35 and 13:25 Narvik Bus Station
11:45 and 14:40 Polar Park (For the 11:45 arrival, there are 3 hours to spend at Polar Park)
16:10 Buktamoen (*)
18:00 Tromsø

(*) Correspond with bus service to / from Målselv Fjellandsby, Aurora Park and Rundhaug Gjestegård.

The bus from Tromsø to Lyngen

There is a daily bus service from Tromsø to Lyngen and back. The bus departs outside the Scandic Ishavstotel at 08.45 and takes you on a scenic journey to the heart of the Lyngen Alps. The bus departs again from Lyngen Resort /Aurora Spirit at 13:45 with arrival in Tromsø at Scandic Ishavshotel 16:15. Read more about exciting adventures in Lyngen

From Tromsø to Lyngen - route 902
08:45 Depart Tromsø
09:30 Arrival Breivikeidet 
10:00 Ferry to Svensby
10:20 Arrival Svensby
10:40 Lyngseidet
11:00 Aurora Spirit Destillery

Return from Lyngen to Tromsø
13:45 Depart Aurora Spirit Destillery
14:00 Lyngseidet
14:40 Ferry to Breivikeidet
15:00 Arrival Breivikeidet
15:10 Depart Breivikeidet
16:00 Arrive Tromsø

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