Two airports serve Narvik town in Nordland county, Norway; Narvik Airport, Framnes (NVK) and Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes (EVE). Narvik Airport, Framnes was a small regional airport in Framnes, and the closest to Narvik. The state-owned Avinor comapany operated the airport before its closure in 2017 on April 1st due to ongoing construction work for a new bridge “the Hålogaland bridge” to reduce journey time to Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes. In 2012, the airport handled 27,142 passengers and was served by Widerøe regional airline.
Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes is a larger airport and the main international airport serving the city of Harstad & Narvik in Norway. This is the only airport serving Narvik and it is very far from the city centre. It is served by Wideroe, Norwegian Air Shuttle, and Scandinavian airlines with flights to both international and domestic destinations. We summarize all the information you need about the airports to make your next trip easy.
Narvik Airport, Framnes (NVK)
Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes (EVE)
Getting To The Airports From The City Centre
|Distance from City Centre||1.4 miles (2.2 kilometres)||
21 miles S of Harstad (34 kilometres),
|Public Transport Operating Hours||N/A||Bus-Narvik: 24-hours
Bus-Harstad: ) 7:00 am - 22:15 pm
Nordland fylkeskommune lines (26-501, 23-760, & 18-641) operate from the airport to Harstad/Narvik bus terminals every 4 hours.
Flybussen bus runs frequently from the airport to Harstad/Narvik.
Journey time: 50 minutes to Harstad and 75 minutes to Narvik.
Around €80- €100,
Which Airport Is Most Suitable For Me?
|How Close to City Centre||
Narvik Airport, Framnes is the closest to the city centre at 2.2 kilometres to the city centre and all its top attractions. It takes around 6 minutes to get to the city centre.
Narvik Airport, Framnes was a regional airport located at Framnes, serving Narvik. But has been closed due to ongoing construction work on the Hålogaland bridge to reduce the travel distance by car to the larger and main travel hub Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes.
Evenes is an international airport serving Harstad and Narvik in Nordland county, Noreway.
It is no where near the city capital at 75 kilometres to Narvik and 45 kilometres to Harstad by road. It takes about 1h 21 minutes to Narvik and 50 minutes to Harstad by bus.
Major airlines operate from this airport such as Wideroe, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian airlines, Croatia Airlines, BH Air Airlines, Condor Flugdienst Airlines, and Sunexpress Airlines. They operate both domestic and international flights to other parts of the world.
EVE is connected to other parts of Norway by bus, car hire and taxis services.
This airport is closed and there are no active flights available.
Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes is the main airport serving the Norwegian Nordland cities of Harstad/Narvik since the closure of the smaller Narvik airport in April 2017. The airport is located in Evenes, Norway and serves over 715,272 passengers annually.
It is not very close to the city centre and takes about 1h 21 minutes to Narvik and 50 minutes to Harstad by road. Hotels are expensive and also not too close to the airport.
Public transportation at the airport include taxis,buses, and car hire; which are very expensive because of the distance from the airport to the city centre.
Flight fares are not very expensive at the airport. So, you can afford to use this airport for your next business trip or vacation tour to Narvik in Norway. EVE also has good airport facilities to make your trip worth-your-while but make sure you plan ahead to spend some time and money on transportation and hotel from the airport to the city centre.
Avg Security & Immigration Delays: N/A
Avg Flight Arrival Delays: N/A.
Avg Security & Immigration Delays: High
Avg Flight Arrival Delays: 30 minutes
|Flight Fares||N/A||From Oslo- €139, Alicante €374, Bourgas €659, Andenes €197, Split €565 and Chania €404.|
Hotel Prices Per Day From (01-12-2018 to 02-12-2018) Searched on 30-11-2018
Camp Elvemo by Tjeldsundbrua (2.5-Star)- €107
Tjeldsundbrua Maritime (3-Star) - €303
Tjeldsundbrua Kro & Hotell
Car Hire Prices Per Day (01-12-2018 to 07-12-2018)
Budget Cars: (Vw Up!, Nissan Micra, Chevrolet Spark, Vw Up, and Peugeot 107) €83.01-€126.83
Intermediate Cars: (Volvo V40, Audi A3, and Mercedes B Class) €127.24-€182.27
Premium Cars: (Mercedes C Class) €187.40
|Car Hire Companies||
Avis, Budget, Europcar, Sixt, and Keddy By Europcar .
|Online car hire|
|Shopping and Dining||Duty Free, Point, Foodbar, and News Bar are located in the domestic/internationals departures, and arrivals hall.|
|Wi-Fi Services||Free Wi-Fi available and requires log in every 2 hours. You have the option to by more time and faster connection.|
|Transfer in and Around The Airport||Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes has only one main terminal buildings and does not have airport shuttle as travellers can cover the short distances on foot.|
|Currency Exchange & ATM cash Points||Nordea Bank has 2 ATM cash points located in the check-in area and within security check area.|
|Important phone numbers||EVE Airport: (+47) 67 03 41 00, Lost & Found: +47) 67 03 42 42 and (+47) 941 48 519.|
|Major Operating Airlines||Wideroe airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian airlines, Croatia Airlines, BH Air Airlines, Condor Flugdienst Airlines, and Sunexpress Airlines.|
|Major Connecting Destinations||
|Split, Oslo-Gardermoen, Trondheim, Alicante, Bergen, Gran Canaria, Varna, Chania, Bourgas, Widerøe, Andenes, Bodø, and Tromsø.|
|Tourist Info Centres||Contact the information centre in the main terminal building at the airport for inquiries about tourism in Narvik, Norway.|
There are 2 airports that serve Narvik; Narvik Airport, Framnes (NVK) and Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes (EVE). Narvik Airport, Framnes is the closest airport to central Narvik just 1.4 miles away, but it was closed in 2017 April 1st due to ongoing construction work on the Hålogaland bridge to reduce the travel distance by car to the larger and main travel hub Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes. Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes is the furthest airport at 28 miles to Harstad and 47 miles to Narvik by road, the fastest public transport takes 50 minutes to Harstad and 75 minutes to Narvik.
Compare airport distances and transfer times to the center of Narvikby public transport below.
Distance to Central Harstad/Narvik:
Narvik Airport, Framnes: 1.4 miles / 2.2 km
Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes:47 miles / 75 km to Narvik & 28 miles/ 45 km to Harstad
Narvik Airport,Framnes to Central Narvik Journey Times:
Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes to Central Narvik Journey Times:
By Bus: 75 minutes
By Taxi: 66 minutes
Narvik Airport Framnes is the best airport to fly into when travelling to Narvik in Norway but the airport was closed due to ongoing construction work on a link bridge “the Hålogaland bridge” which when completed will reduce traffic to the primary airport Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes.
EVE (Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes) is the primary and only airport currently serving Narvik, it is nowhere close to the city centre in Narvik but is served a number of airlines with flights to various destinations to other parts of the world. Airlines include Wideroe, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian airlines, Croatia Airlines, BH Air Airlines, Condor Flugdienst Airlines, and Sunexpress Airlines. The airport handles both domestic and some international flights, as the only airport serving the Norwegian Nordland cities Harstad/Narvik, you will experience more crowd, queues and flight delays at the airport. Also, you should prepare yourself as the journey time from the airport to Narvik takes 75 minutes, very inconvenient and expensive as hotels are not located close to this airport. So if you are a business traveller, you will want to fly into this airport earlier in order to relax a day or two before you meeting. As a tourist, you will enjoy this airport because of the many sights you will see while getting to the city centre in Narvik.
Currently, this is the only option for air travel into Narvik, it is not better than the closed smaller airport in terms of closeness to the city centre but as a traveller, you have no other choice but to use the further away airport. Although, it is the main airport serving Narvik, it has a single terminal building which is easy to navigate on foot but the distance to central Narvik, crowd, queues and flight delays can be exhausting. You shoould prepare you mind to experience flight delays, long queues, and long transfer journey times to the city centre from this airport
Narvik Airport Framnes is closest to Narvik and its main attractions but the airport is currently closed, it is located 1.4 miles (2.2km) away from central Narvik by road. The main and only functional airportserving Narvik is Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes and it is very far from the top attraction in the city centre such as Salstraumen, Arctic Cathedral, Lapland Lyngen Alps Snowmobile Safari from Tromso, Kiruna Church, Lapland Husky Sled Safari from Tromso, Lofotr Viking Museum, Harstad, Norwegian Aviation Museum, Nightly Aurora Photo Tour in Abisko National Park, Nygårds Hydroelectric Power Station, Sildvik Hydroelectric Power Station, Narvik Church, Trondenes Church, Museum Nord, Narvik War Museum, Rombakstøtta, Trinigon 3, and many more. It will take you 75 minutes or more to these attractions depending on traffic and weather conditions from the airport at a cost of $15-$35 depending on the location of the attraction.
From Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes by:
Bus: Flybussen bus€13- €17 - https://www.nfk.no/ Bus runs every 4 hours 24 hours daily.
Taxi: 80- €100 – Available 24/7 at the airport.
Hotel prices can vary greatly depending on how far in advance you book, the demand for rooms, and which hotel you book but the prices below will give you a rough idea and you can do further research and hotel booking at http://www.tripindicator.com/hotel.html
Harstad/Narvik Airport Hotels: From $107 per night
All of the airports mentioned offer competitive prices and a range of cars to suit your needs. Prices are based on the type of car, driver age, length of hire, and demand but you can get a rough idea for each airport below.
Harstad/Narvik Airport Car Rental:
Budget Cars: (Vw Up!, Nissan Micra, Peugeot 107 etc.) €83.01 per day
Intermediate Cars: (Volvo V40, Audi A3, Mercedes B Class etc.) €127.24 per day
Premium Cars: (Mercedes C Class) €187.40 per day
Compare prices here - http://www.tripindicator.com/car-hire/harstad-airport.html
There were two airports serving Narvik, Narvik Airport, Framnes (NVK) and Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes (EVE). But the construction of the new Hålogaland bridge forced the government to close down NVK. Upon completion, the bridge will shorten the distance from Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes to Harstad and Narvik.
Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes is the major airport serving Harstad and Narvik in Nordland, Norway. It is an international but also handles domestic flights.
EVE airport only has a single main terminal building which handles both international and domestic departures and arrivals.
The only means of transportation from the airport to the city centre is by bus. The flybussen, and Nordland fylkeskommune operate from the airport every 3 hours and charge from €13 - €27 per person for a one way trip. The journey takes about 1h 21 minutes to Narvik and 50 minutes to Harstad.
At EVE, Camp Elvemo by Tjeldsundbrua (2.5-Star)- €107, Tjeldsundbrua Maritime (3-Star) - €303, and Tjeldsundbrua Kro & Hotell (3-Star) - €156.
Some of the most exciting things to do near the airport include Salstraumen, Arctic Cathedral, Lapland Lyngen Alps Snowmobile Safari from Tromso, Kiruna Church, Lapland Husky Sled Safari from Tromso, Lofotr Viking Museum, Harstad, Norwegian Aviation Museum, Nightly Aurora Photo Tour in Abisko National Park, Nygårds Hydroelectric Power Station, Sildvik Hydroelectric Power Station, Narvik Church, Trondenes Church, Museum Nord, Narvik War Museum, Rombakstøtta, Trinigon 3, and many more.