Accomodation and transport

Getting around Tromsø

Transport to and from Tromsø Airport: 

To travel to and from Tromsø Airport Langnes you can take the airport express, citybuses or taxi.

The airport express runs between the airport and Tromsø city centre. It takes approximately 15 min by bus between the airport and the city centre. There are several stops and pick-up points throughout the city. See timetables for the airport express here.

City bus routes 24, 40 and 42 run between the airport and Tromsø city centre. Tickets can be purchased on the bus, but please note cash payments only (NOK), from ticket machines or in the app TFT Mobillett. Search times for city buses here.

There is also a taxi rank outside the airport terminal as well as several taxi ranks in downtown Tromsø. The taxi fare from the airport to the city centre during the daytime on weekdays is approximately NOK 200. A higher fare applies on weekends and in the evening/at night.

Transport from City center to the conference: 

The conference will be at UiTs campus in Breivika. To get there from the city center you have several options:

Bus 34 – UiT – UNN
Bus 20 – Stakkevollan
Bus 21 – UiT – UNN

Routes from conference to city center:

Bus 20 – Kroken via sentrum
Bus 33 – Fagereng via sentrum

Find departures here


The hotels in Tromsø are often fully booked at this time of the year due to travellers wishing to experience the artic winter and see the northern lights. We therefore recommend everyone to be out early to book their stay. 

We have agreements with the following hotels: 

Smart hotel – 775 NOK pr. night for single-room and 875 NOK per night for double. Book your stay here and use the code K22. 

Scandic Grand Hotel – 1190 NOK pr. night. Contanct the hotel directly at grandtromso@scandichotels.com or meeting.grandtromso@scandichotels.com and use the referencenumber 47799398

Scandic Ishavshorell – 1390 NOK pr night. Book your stay here and use the code BNOR211122. Code is valid for reservations from november 21 -22.