Svolvær Port Information

2017-11-1313:48 Sissel

Port Facilities Svolvær 

ISPS approved: Yes
Designated quays for cruise ships: No
Pilot Channel: 13
Tidal movement: 1.86 m average
Ship tenders allowed: Yes
Ships stay minimum/maximum: East only until 1800
Maximum number of ships per day in port: 3
Maximum number of passengers per day in port: 4000
Environmental limitations/restrictions

Maximum Ship Dimesions

Length: East 214 m. West: 122 m.
Draft: East 6m. West 10 m
Air draft: No limit
Beam: No limit


Available: N68˚13.29. E014˚33.93
Pontoons: No
Tugboat: RS Stormbull, pulling strength 5.2t.

Port Services

Bunkers: Yes, Tanker truck
Supplies: Yes
Waste handling:  Yes
Fresh water: Yes
Waste water method: Truck
Are the port facilities according to Cruise Norway's quality guidelines? Yes


Phone: +47 76 06 79 90, +47 76 06 79 91
Contact person: Ole Osland, Port manager
Phone: +47 97 06 99 03, +47 76 06 79 92
Mailing and visiting address: Fiskergata 23, 8300 Svolvær 
Port control:
Charts: Number 462
Web site:
Emergency channel (VHF): Channel 16
Medical Emergency: Phone 113
Pilot channel (VHF): Channel 13
Distance to nearest pilot station:
Buses: No
Taxi: Yes
Shopping: East 140 m, West 2.3 km
Tax refund: No
Distances - airport: East 6.2 km, West 7 km
Distance to city centre: East 140 m, West 2.2 km

Tourist Information

Mailing Address: Svolvær Turistinformasjon, PB 210, 8301Svolvær
Visiting Address: Torget 18, Svolvær main square.
Phone: +47 76 07 05 75
Web site: