Tromso (Norway)

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Tromso cruise port

Region
Baltic - Norwegian Fjords - Russia

Local Time
00:35 23 Jul 2018

Coordinates
69.64727 N, 18.95686 E

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Tromso is a port city in Northern Norway. The city has population around 70,000, ranking it the largest above Arctic Circle and the world's northernmost one with population over 50,000. The world's secong largest northernmost town is Alta Norway (population around 15,000).

Tromso (Norway) cruise port

Tromso is famous for its Arctic Cathedral, planetarium and old districts with charming wooden houses. The town is the Norwegian Arctic's tourist and cultural centre, with plenty of cafes, museums and even a brewery with a beer hall to be visited. Remember to see the amazing coastal views from Mt Storsteinen, that is also reachable by cable-car.

Established during 13th century, the town slowly developed as a fishing port with a church. It eventually became the major port for barter trade with Russia. In the 19th century, Tromso became the "Gate to the Arctic" after Fridtjof Nansen and Roald Amundsen (both links are to the Hurtigruten ships) used Tromso as a starting point for their European Arctic expeditions. Today, the city is often referred to as "Paris of the North".

The following YouTube vide is an official release and reviews Tromso Havn (port) .


Highlights: Arctic Cathedral, Storsteinen Mountain

Tromso cruise terminal

Port Tromso (Tromso Havn) has all 4 terminals - named Passasjerterminal (passenger / ferry and cruise terminal), Godsterminal (freight / cargo terminals), Fryseterminal (freezer terminals), and Industri- og offshorehavn (industrial and offshore port).

  • Passenger terminal Prostneset is a new facilty (scheduled completion 2018). Here dock Hurtigruten's express ferry ships, as well as all cruise ships in Tromso. The terminal serves both (cruise) tourists and the local Norwegian population.
  • Cargo terminals at Breivika serve several Norwegian transportation companies (with their offices there). Among the largest are Postnord Logistics, Schenker, Lars Holm Shipping. Another cargo terminal is operated by the company NorLines (shipping and logistics).
  • Freezer terminals are two cold storage facilities - named Tromsoterminalen, and Troms Fryseterminal.
  • The port's Offshore and supply base at Grotsund is custom-made facility used for storage and transportation of equipment and goods to offshore oil and gas platforms. here the port also has facilities  for shiprepairs and maintenance works for oil rigs and subsea equipment.

Tromso Prostneset cruise terminal

Prostneset cruise ship terminal in Tromso features 3 modern-design buildings with combined area 13300 m2 (140,000 ft2). The facility is located close to the city centre and was designed to serve as Tromso's central transportation hub. The passenger terminal has meeting points, outdoor parks and waterfront promenade.

Tromso cruise ship terminal

Follows the list of Tronso port's main (larger) piers and quays. In brackets is shown the berth's length (L) and depth / max draft (D) in meters. All these ship docking facilities and double as waiting berths, excepting the Ro-Ro ramps.

  • Floating pier serves express ferries on the routes between Tromso and Harstad, Skjervoy and Vikran.
  • Quay 7 Prostneset (L 190 m / D 10 m) serves cruise ships.
  • Quay 8 (L 300 m / D 9,5 m) serves Hurtigruten, ships.
  • Quay 24 Breivika (L 410 m / D 11 m) serves fishing and cargo ships, also cruise ships.
  • Quay 25 Breivika (L 150 m / D 11,5 m) serves fishing- and offshore ships, also cruise ships and oil rigs.
  • Quay 1 Grotsund (L 130 m / D 22 m) serves offshore vessels and oil rigs.
  • Ro-Ro ramp Breivika (D 6,5 m) and Ro-Ro ramp Grotsund (D 10,8 m) both serve Ro-Ro (Roll-on/roll-off) vessels that carry wheeled cargo (cars, trucks, trailers, etc).

Tromso is one of the ferry ports along the "Express Route" - Norway's Government subsidized "Norwegian Coastal Express". This is a regularly scheduled passenger and cargo shipping service in Norway. The "ferry and cruise" itinerary is between two turnaround ports - Bergen (southmost) and Kirkenes (northmost). It connects a total of 34 ports, which are Norwegian communities without any road or air access.

Norwegian Coastal Express ferry route (itinerary map)

Since January 2021, Norway's coastal ferry service is operated by two companies - Hurtigruten (7 ships) and Havila Shipping (4 ships)..Norwegian Government's annual subsidy for the ferry service is around USD 100 million.

The list of all ports along the northboaund "Norwegian Coastal Express" itinerary includes Bergen (turnaround port), Alesund, Floro, Geiranger (Stranda), Maloy (Vagsoy), Molde, Torvik (Heroy, Leinoya Island), Kristiansund, Rorvik (Vikna), Trondheim, Bodo, Bronnoysund (Bronnoy), Nesna, Ornes (Meloy), Sandnessjoen (Alstahaug), Stamsund (Vestvagoy Island), Svolvaer (Vagan, Austvagoya Island), Trollfjorden (Hadsel), Finnsnes (Lenvik), Harstad (Hinnoya Island), Risoyhamn (Andoy Island), Skjervoy, Sortland (Langoya Island), Stokmarknes (Hadseloya Island), Tromso, Berlevag, Hammerfest, Honningsvag (Mageroya Island, Nordkapp / North Cape), Kjollefjord (Lebesby), Mehamn (Gamvik), Oksfjord (Loppa), Batsfjord, Vardo (Vardoya Island), Kirkenes (turnaround port).

Port Tromso 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 Tromso, Norway. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
1 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
1 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
1 July, 2018
Sunday
Princess Cruises Cruises cruise lineSapphire Princess09:0017:00
2 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
2 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
2 July, 2018
Monday
Fred Olsen Cruises cruise lineBlack Watch
3 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
3 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
3 July, 2018
Tuesday
Costa Cruises Cruises cruise lineCosta Pacifica08:0017:00
4 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
4 July, 2018
Wednesday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineMS Serenissima
4 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen
4 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Midnatsol
4 July, 2018
Wednesday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineAlbatros08:0018:00
5 July, 2018
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Star
5 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
5 July, 2018
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Sea
5 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
6 July, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
6 July, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
6 July, 2018
Friday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAluna08:0017:00
6 July, 2018
Friday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineAmadea12:0019:00
7 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Midnatsol
7 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen
7 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
8 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
8 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
8 July, 2018
Sunday
Crystal Cruises Cruises cruise lineCrystal Serenity12:0020:00
9 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
9 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
9 July, 2018
Monday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Meraviglia09:0019:00
9 July, 2018
Monday
TUI Cruises Cruises cruise lineMein Schiff 509:0019:00
10 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
10 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
11 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
11 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
11 July, 2018
Wednesday
TUI Cruises Cruises cruise lineMein Schiff 408:0018:00
12 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
12 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
13 July, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
13 July, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
13 July, 2018
Friday
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Bremen
13 July, 2018
Friday
Seabourn Cruises cruise lineSeabourn Ovation09:0017:00
14 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
14 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
14 July, 2018
Saturday
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Bremen
14 July, 2018
Saturday
Costa Cruises Cruises cruise lineCosta Pacifica08:0017:00
15 July, 2018
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Sea
15 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen
15 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
15 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Midnatsol
16 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
16 July, 2018
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Sky
16 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
17 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
17 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
18 July, 2018
Wednesday
Pullmantur Cruises cruise linePullmantur Zenith
18 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Midnatsol
18 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen
18 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
18 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Cruises cruise linems Europa23:0017:00
19 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
19 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
20 July, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
20 July, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
20 July, 2018
Friday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineArtania14:0019:00
21 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
21 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
21 July, 2018
Saturday
Norwegian Cruise Line Cruises cruise lineNorwegian Jade08:0017:00
22 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
22 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
22 July, 2018
Sunday
Windstar Cruises cruise lineStar Breeze10:0017:00
23 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
23 July, 2018
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Star
23 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
23 July, 2018
Monday
AIDA Cruises Cruises cruise lineAIDAluna08:0017:00
24 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
24 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
24 July, 2018
Tuesday
MSC Cruises Cruises cruise lineMSC Meraviglia13:0021:00
25 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
25 July, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
26 July, 2018
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Sky
26 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen
26 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
26 July, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Midnatsol
27 July, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
27 July, 2018
Friday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Cloud
27 July, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
27 July, 2018
Friday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Wind08:0018:00
28 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
28 July, 2018
Saturday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Cloud
28 July, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
29 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Midnatsol
29 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen
29 July, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
30 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
30 July, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
31 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
31 July, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp

The Tromso 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 Tromso, Norway.

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