An adventure along the arctic route from Kiruna to Tromsø for winter tourists who seek this part of the world for the ultimate experience and memories to last a lifetime. The Arctic route can be traveled in many different ways during the winter season. Flights and trains take you to Kiruna, then there are alternatives to flights, trains, buses and transfer buses that transport the route at different times. There are also a
number of different travel agencies that tailor package trips and charter trips here for those who want to broaden their horizons in a more organized form. For those visitors who want to explore the Arctic route more on their own and under the auspices of an independent form of travel, all you have to do is get to Kiruna. From there, a train or bus trip to Narvik is optimal. From Narvik, the easiest way to travel is by bus to Harstad and then take a ferry across the Astafjord to the island of Rolla and Hamnvik, Ibestad. From Hamnvik, Ibestad there are shuttle buses to the quay for the express boats to Tromsø.