Where is Svinøya?

Svinøya is an idyllic, historical and vibrant fishing village in the town of Svolvær.

Welcome til Lofoten Islands and Svinoya Rorbuer!

Svinøya is an idyllic, historical and vibrant fishing village in the town of Svolvær.

The Vestfjord on one side, Svolvar Harbor on the other, and the mighty Svolvær mountains straight up from the sea. At Svinøya you will stay close to the town center still with the feeling of tranquility from the Lofoten nature.

Click here to see driving directions from both the Svolvær Airport and Hurtigruten Terminal.


Travel to Lofoten

Plane

From airport to Svinøya

Svolvær Lufthavn to Svinøya Rorbuer, ca. 10 min with taxi/rental car.
Leknes Lufthavn to Svinøya Rorbuer, ca. 1 hour with rental car or bus.
Evenes (Harstad/Narvik airport) to Svinøya Rorbuer, 2 h 30 min with rental car or bus.
Evenes (Harstad/Narvik airport) to Svolvær with Lofotekspressen/ bus route 300: www.reisnordland.com

Express boat/Hurtigruten/Ferry

Hurtigbåt Bodø - Svolvær, 3 h 30 min https://reisnordland.no/ac/booking-hurtigbaat
Hutigruten Bodø – Svolvær, 6 h www.hurtigruten.no
Ferge Bognes – Lødingen, 50 min www.thn.no
Melbu – Fiskebøl, 25 min www.thn.no
Skutvik – Svolvær, 2 h 15 min www.thn.no (Only in the summerperiod)
Bodø – Moskenes, 3 h 30 min www.thn.no

Bus/Taxi

Bus schedules www.reisnordland.no
Nordland Taxi www.nordlandtaxi.no/vagan

If you travel with your own car from the south, there are several alternative driving routes to Lofoten. The E6 is the fastest route, but if you put in a little extra time heading north, the coastal road around Helgelandskysten is an exciting alternative. You can choose to cross the Vestfjord in Bodø, at Skutvik or Bognes.

Airport Transfer / Connection Narvik - Evenes - Svolvær - During summer of 2024, travel by bus between Svolvær, Evenes Airport and Narvik in a safe, reliable and comfortable way to go/come back from Lofoten - good connection with arrivals and departures at the airport and at Narvik train station.

Book airport transfer Evenes-Svinøya