Ornes (Norway)

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Ornes cruise port

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Local Time
2023-12-01 07:34

min: 13 °F (-11 °C) / max: 32 °F (-0 °C) 21°F
Wind: 129°/ 2.4 m/s  Gust: 2 m/sWind: 129°/ 2.4 m/s  Gust: 2 m/sLight breeze
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Min / Max Temperature32 °F / -0 °C
13 °F / -10 °C
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Ornes (Urnes) is a port town located in Luster (Sogn og Fjordane , Norway). The village is on a small peninsula jutting out into Lustrafjorden (Sognefjorden's innermost part). The village is on Lustrafjorden's eastern side, directly across from Solvorn.

Ornes (Norway) cruise port

The town is famous with its 12th century Urnes Stave Church. A local, regularly scheduled ferry service to Solvorn (across Lustrafjorden) is operated since 1859.

Ornes cruise terminal

Ornes 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). The Norwegian Government's annual subsidy for the ferry service is around USD 100 million.

The list of all ports along the northbound "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 Ornes 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 Ornes, Norway. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

1 December, 2023
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
7 December, 2023
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
12 December, 2023
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
18 December, 2023
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
23 December, 2023
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald
29 December, 2023
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald

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