Skjervøy has a quite good location regarding infrastructure. Closest main airports are Tromsø and Alta. From here you can either drive a rental car on your own, take a small aircraft to Sørkjosen(40min from Skjervøy), or take a bus or passenger boat/ship(from Tromsø only). Details are shown below.
Due to the given timetables of these companies, you most likely have to plan an overnight stay before you return. Why not stay two or three nights then? There are several cozy accommodation options in close area which is also shown below.
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PS! Note that there will be people working in the thunnel close to Skjervøy, so the road will be closed in periods during the days. Extra time must be calculated when driving to Skjervøy
The Norwegian Coastal steamer (Tromsø – Skjervøy/Skjervøy – Tromsø, every day).
- Northbound: departure Tromsø 18.30/arrival Skjervøy 22.30
- Southbound: departure Skjervøy 19.45/ arrival Tromsø 23.45
(Tromsø – Skjervøy – Tromsø)
(Tromsø Prostneset / Skjervøy Hurtigbåtkai / Alta Sentrum)
Main airports Tromsø and Alta, and the small general aviation Sørkjosen (nearest) .
Rental car (from airport in Tromsø/ Alta/Sørkjosen): (Roads E6 and Fv866)
Accomodation - Skjervøy
Accomodation - Sørkjosen/Nordreisa
(40 minutes car/bus from Skjervøy):
- Reisafjord Hotel
- North Of Lyngen Apartments
- Henriksens Gjestestue