To Værøy (VRY) you take a helicopter in scheduled traffic, this is a fantastic way to travel to Værøy. Order at www.lufttransport.no If you wish to rent a smaller helicopter in Lofoten for various assignments, contact Heliteam.
The competition is tough, so check the airlines' websites for cheap tickets. Summer tickets, winter tickets etc. are posted. The sooner you book, the greater the chance you have of getting something reasonable.
Fly from abroad
If you travel from outside Norway to Northern Norway, you usually have to visit Oslo. Weekly, there are around 250 departures from Oslo Gardermoen (OSL) to Northern Norway, and Oslo has direct flights to around 100 cities abroad, so this often goes fast and smoothly.
There is a few direct flights from major cities in Europe to Tromsø. London, Zurich, Frankfurt, Munich, Stockholm and Copenhagen. More information here.
Airports in the Oslo area.
Note that there are several airports in the Oslo area. Almost all flights to Northern Norway go from Oslo Gardermoen (OSL). However, some low cost airlines operate flights to Moss Airport Rygge (RYG) or Sandefjord Airport Torp (TRF). Both of these are located quite far from Oslo Airport Gardermoen. Check this out before ordering cheap tickets!
Be aware of..
.. that aviation is constantly changing. Therefore, look at this information as a guidance.