Lofoten Islands (Norway)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Baltic - Norwegian Fjords - Russia

Local Time
20:33 27 Jul 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
Saturday
1 July, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 01 Jul - departing at 01 Jul)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 01 Jul - departing at 01 Jul)
MV Polar Pioneer(arriving at 01 Jul - departing at 01 Jul)
Sunday
2 July, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 02 Jul - departing at 02 Jul)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 02 Jul - departing at 02 Jul)
MV Polar Pioneer(arriving at 02 Jul - departing at 02 Jul)
Monday
3 July, 2017
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 03 Jul - departing at 03 Jul)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 03 Jul - departing at 03 Jul)
Tuesday
4 July, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 04 Jul - departing at 04 Jul)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 04 Jul - departing at 04 Jul)
Wednesday
5 July, 2017
MS Midnatsol(arriving at 05 Jul - departing at 05 Jul)
MS Richard With(arriving at 05 Jul - departing at 05 Jul)
Thursday
6 July, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 06 Jul - departing at 06 Jul)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 06 Jul - departing at 06 Jul)
Friday
7 July, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 07 Jul - departing at 07 Jul)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 07 Jul - departing at 07 Jul)
Saturday
8 July, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 08 Jul - departing at 08 Jul)
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 08 Jul - departing at 08 Jul)
Sunday
9 July, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 09 Jul - departing at 09 Jul)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 09 Jul - departing at 09 Jul)
Monday
10 July, 2017
MS Midnatsol(arriving at 10 Jul - departing at 10 Jul)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 10 Jul - departing at 10 Jul)
Tuesday
11 July, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 11 Jul - departing at 11 Jul)
MS Richard With(arriving at 11 Jul - departing at 11 Jul)
Wednesday
12 July, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 12 Jul - departing at 12 Jul)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 12 Jul - departing at 12 Jul)
Thursday
13 July, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 13 Jul - departing at 13 Jul)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 13 Jul - departing at 13 Jul)
Friday
14 July, 2017
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 14 Jul - departing at 14 Jul)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 14 Jul - departing at 14 Jul)
Saturday
15 July, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 15 Jul - departing at 15 Jul)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 15 Jul - departing at 15 Jul)
Sunday
16 July, 2017
MS Midnatsol(arriving at 16 Jul - departing at 16 Jul)
MS Richard With(arriving at 16 Jul - departing at 16 Jul)
Monday
17 July, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 17 Jul - departing at 17 Jul)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 17 Jul - departing at 17 Jul)
Tuesday
18 July, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 18 Jul - departing at 18 Jul)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 18 Jul - departing at 18 Jul)
Wednesday
19 July, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 19 Jul - departing at 19 Jul)
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 19 Jul - departing at 19 Jul)
Thursday
20 July, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 20 Jul - departing at 20 Jul)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 20 Jul - departing at 20 Jul)
Friday
21 July, 2017
MS Midnatsol(arriving at 21 Jul - departing at 21 Jul)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 21 Jul - departing at 21 Jul)
Saturday
22 July, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 22 Jul - departing at 22 Jul)
MS Richard With(arriving at 22 Jul - departing at 22 Jul)
Sunday
23 July, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 23 Jul - departing at 23 Jul)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 23 Jul - departing at 23 Jul)
Monday
24 July, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 24 Jul - departing at 24 Jul)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 24 Jul - departing at 24 Jul)
Tuesday
25 July, 2017
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 25 Jul - departing at 25 Jul)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 25 Jul - departing at 25 Jul)
Wednesday
26 July, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 26 Jul - departing at 26 Jul)
MS Vesteralen(arriving at 26 Jul - departing at 26 Jul)
Thursday
27 July, 2017
MS Midnatsol(arriving at 27 Jul - departing at 27 Jul)
MS Richard With(arriving at 27 Jul - departing at 27 Jul)
Friday
28 July, 2017
MS Nordlys(arriving at 28 Jul - departing at 28 Jul)
MS Nordnorge(arriving at 28 Jul - departing at 28 Jul)
Saturday
29 July, 2017
MS Nordkapp(arriving at 29 Jul - departing at 29 Jul)
MS Trollfjord(arriving at 29 Jul - departing at 29 Jul)
Sunday
30 July, 2017
MS Finnmarken(arriving at 30 Jul - departing at 30 Jul)
MS Kong Harald(arriving at 30 Jul - departing at 30 Jul)
Monday
31 July, 2017
MS Lofoten(arriving at 31 Jul - departing at 31 Jul)
MS Polarlys(arriving at 31 Jul - departing at 31 Jul)
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