Lofoten Islands (Norway)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Baltic - Norwegian Fjords - Russia

Local Time
03:44 18 Oct 2017

Coordinates
68.47111 N, 13.86361 E

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Lofoten Islands are an archipelago within the Arctic Circle, and a Norwegian district in Nordland. This island group is located to the south of Vesteralen Islands and is known worldwide for its distinctive scenery - high mountains, sheltered inlets and bays, large virgin lands.

  • The archipelago has a total land area of 1227 km2 (474 ml2) and total population of around 25,000.
  • The largest islands are named Austvagoy (527 km2), Gimsoy (46 km2), Vestvagoy (411 km2), Flakstadoya (110 km2), Moskenesoya (186 km2), Væroy (19 km2), and Rost (10 km2).
  • The Lofoten's highest elevation point is Higravstinden (1161 m / 3800 ft) on Austvagoy.
  • Rost Reef is the largest deep water coral reef in the world.
  • Wildlife is represented by millions of seabirds (including sea eagles, cormorants, puffins), otters, moose (on the largest isles), even minke whales.

Lofoten Islands are served by the following small airports: Leknes, Svolvær, Rost (for flights mainly to Bodo), Stokmarknes (Skagen), Harstad (Narvik), Evenes (direct flights to Oslo and Trondheim), Væroy heliport. Bodo is the main hub for travel to the Lofoten Islands. In addition to the regular flights, there is also a ferry service to Moskenes from Bodo and a ferry to Skutvik (Hamaroy) from Svolvær.


Highlights: Rugged scenery & wildlife

Lofoten Islands cruise terminal

Cruise ships to Lofoten Islands dock (anchor) either at Stamsund (on Vestvagoy), or at Svolvaer (on Austvagoya).

Stamsund and Svolvaer are also among the Hurtigruten ports along the "Express Route" (Norwegian Coastal Express). This is a regularly scheduled ferry and cruise itinerary in Norway, between the turnaround ports Bergen (southmost) and Kirkenes (northmost).

Lofoten Islands tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

Among the most popular Lofoten Islands tours and excursions are:

  • surfing (at Unstad)
  • cycling tours - there is a dedicated cycling route on Moskenes (south to north), which is a cycle-path part the public road. There is a dedicated cycling ferry between Ballstad (Vestvagoy) and Nusfjord (Flakstadoya) that allows cyclists to avoid the steep Nappstraum tunnel. For most of its length, The cycling route runs along the coastline and is generally flat.

The Lofoten Islands cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Lofoten Islands, Norway.

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Port Lofoten Islands cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Lofoten Islands, Norway. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
Sunday
1 October, 2017
MS Richard With(arriving at 01 Oct - departing at 01 Oct)
MS Spitsbergen(arriving at 01 Oct - departing at 01 Oct)
Monday
2 October, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 02 Oct - departing at 02 Oct)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 02 Oct - departing at 02 Oct)
Tuesday
3 October, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 03 Oct - departing at 03 Oct)
Wednesday
4 October, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 04 Oct - departing at 04 Oct)
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 04 Oct - departing at 04 Oct)
Thursday
5 October, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 05 Oct - departing at 05 Oct)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 05 Oct - departing at 05 Oct)
Friday
6 October, 2017
MS Spitsbergen(arriving at 06 Oct - departing at 06 Oct)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 06 Oct - departing at 06 Oct)
Saturday
7 October, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 07 Oct - departing at 07 Oct)
MS Richard With(arriving at 07 Oct - departing at 07 Oct)
Sunday
8 October, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 08 Oct - departing at 08 Oct)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 08 Oct - departing at 08 Oct)
Monday
9 October, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 09 Oct - departing at 09 Oct)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 09 Oct - departing at 09 Oct)
Tuesday
10 October, 2017
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 10 Oct - departing at 10 Oct)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 10 Oct - departing at 10 Oct)
Wednesday
11 October, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 11 Oct - departing at 11 Oct)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 11 Oct - departing at 11 Oct)
Thursday
12 October, 2017
MS Richard With(arriving at 12 Oct - departing at 12 Oct)
MS Spitsbergen(arriving at 12 Oct - departing at 12 Oct)
Friday
13 October, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 13 Oct - departing at 13 Oct)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 13 Oct - departing at 13 Oct)
Saturday
14 October, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 14 Oct - departing at 14 Oct)
Sunday
15 October, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 15 Oct - departing at 15 Oct)
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 15 Oct - departing at 15 Oct)
Monday
16 October, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 16 Oct - departing at 16 Oct)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 16 Oct - departing at 16 Oct)
Tuesday
17 October, 2017
MS Spitsbergen(arriving at 17 Oct - departing at 17 Oct)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 17 Oct - departing at 17 Oct)
Wednesday
18 October, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 18 Oct - departing at 18 Oct)
MS Richard With(arriving at 18 Oct - departing at 18 Oct)
Thursday
19 October, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 19 Oct - departing at 19 Oct)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 19 Oct - departing at 19 Oct)
Friday
20 October, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 20 Oct - departing at 20 Oct)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 20 Oct - departing at 20 Oct)
Saturday
21 October, 2017
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 21 Oct - departing at 21 Oct)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 21 Oct - departing at 21 Oct)
Sunday
22 October, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 22 Oct - departing at 22 Oct)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 22 Oct - departing at 22 Oct)
Monday
23 October, 2017
MS Richard With(arriving at 23 Oct - departing at 23 Oct)
MS Spitsbergen(arriving at 23 Oct - departing at 23 Oct)
Tuesday
24 October, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 24 Oct - departing at 24 Oct)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 24 Oct - departing at 24 Oct)
Wednesday
25 October, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 25 Oct - departing at 25 Oct)
Thursday
26 October, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 26 Oct - departing at 26 Oct)
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 26 Oct - departing at 26 Oct)
Friday
27 October, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 27 Oct - departing at 27 Oct)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 27 Oct - departing at 27 Oct)
Saturday
28 October, 2017
MS Spitsbergen(arriving at 28 Oct - departing at 28 Oct)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 28 Oct - departing at 28 Oct)
Sunday
29 October, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 29 Oct - departing at 29 Oct)
MS Richard With(arriving at 29 Oct - departing at 29 Oct)
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 23:00 - departing at 23:00)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 23:00 - departing at 23:00)
Monday
30 October, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 23:00 - departing at 23:00)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 23:00 - departing at 23:00)
Tuesday
31 October, 2017
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 23:00 - departing at 23:00)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 23:00 - departing at 23:00)
2017 October