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Kirkenes (Norway)

Cruise Port schedule, live map, terminals, news

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Region
Baltic - Norwegian Fjords - Russia

Local Time
2019-10-20 08:07

min: 22 °F (-6 °C) / max: 30 °F (-0 °C) 27°F
-2.7°C
Wind: 295°/ 3.3 m/s  Gust: 4.7 m/sWind: 295°/ 3.3 m/s  Gust: 4.7 m/sLight breeze
3.3 m/s
Min / Max Temperature30 °F / -0 °C
22 °F / -5 °C

Kirkenes is a port town in Sor-Varanger Municipality (Finnmark county), in Norway's far northeastern part. The town lies on a peninsula along Bøkfjorden, an arm of the vast Varangerfjorden. Kirkenes Church is in the Haganes area.

Kirkenes (Norway) cruise port

The 2.15-km2 (530-acre) town has population around 3,500. When the neighbouring suburban villages Bjørnevatn, Hesseng and Sandnes are all included with Kirkenes, the urban area reaches total population nearly 8,000.

Tourist attractions include The Border Area Museum (Grenselandmuseet), which shows the history of war and peace along Norwegian-Russian border, Sami art exhibitions by artist John Savio (1902–1938), and a history of mining industry in the area. The museum features a small shop and café. The Russian Market takes place on the central square almost every last Thursday of each month, and traders from Murmansk sell merchandise. Here tourists can find everything from linen cloths, handicrafts and matryoshkas, to Russian porcelain and crystal dishes.

Kirkenes cruise terminal

The cruise ship / ferry dock is within easy walking distance from downtown (approx 1,5 km / 1 ml). The Norway-Russia border is just 10 km (6 ml) away.

Kirkenes (Norway) cruise port terminal

Kirkenes is the northern turnaround port of 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 Kirkenes 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 Kirkenes, 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 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
1 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
2 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
2 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
3 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
3 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
4 October, 2019
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
4 October, 2019
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
5 October, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
5 October, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
6 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
6 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
7 October, 2019
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
7 October, 2019
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
8 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
8 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
9 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
9 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
10 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
10 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Midnatsol
11 October, 2019
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
12 October, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
12 October, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
13 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
13 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
14 October, 2019
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
14 October, 2019
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
15 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
15 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
16 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
16 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten
17 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With
17 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
18 October, 2019
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
18 October, 2019
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
19 October, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
19 October, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
20 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
20 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
21 October, 2019
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen
22 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
23 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys
23 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
24 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp
24 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
25 October, 2019
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
25 October, 2019
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken
26 October, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen
26 October, 2019
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys
27 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen
27 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With23:0023:00
27 October, 2019
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge23:00
28 October, 2019
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord23:00
29 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge
29 October, 2019
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald23:00
30 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord
30 October, 2019
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen23:00
31 October, 2019
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
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