How to travel to the Polarlightcenter in Lofoten:
There are of course different ways to come to Laukvik on the island Austvågøya:
A flight to Oslo and from there to Bodø. From Bodø you can fly with a small airplane to Svolvær, the capital of the Lofoten and on our island Austvågoya.
That takes about 20 minutes.
There are also direct flights from Oslo to Narvik/ Harstad to the so called airport Evenes, and from there it is a two and a half hour drive to Laukvik.
You also can come by train from Oslo to Bodø: www.nsb.no
Watch the mini price from NOK 299,- one way!
From Bodø to Svolvær you can make a choice of coming by plane or by boat.
You also can come from Bodø to Svolvær by boat.
With the Hurtigruten, it takes about 6 hours. www.hurtigruten.no or
with the Express boat and that takes about 3.5 hours. express boat
The distance from Svolvær to Laukvik is 35 km.
You can reach it: by taxi or
by school bus: at 15.40 pm ( of course not during the school holidays).
Otherwise on Tuesday and Thursday at 15.00 pm.
Rent a car: direct from the airport, e.g. Hertz/ Avis.
If you come all the way by car you will have to plan your own route.
See also www.lofoten.info
We are not a travel agency, so our guests are responsible for their own journey!