PRACTICAL INFORMATION

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EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBERS

Fire: 110 - Police 112 – Ambulance 113

PUBLIC TRANSPORT INFORMATION IN NORDLAND

Public transport information online at Reis Nordland: www.reisnordland.no 

Buses:

Order tickets in the app "Billett Nordland" just before entering the bus. The ticket is valid from when you order the ticket. 

Ferries:

You can order tickets for vehicles on Torghatten Nord. Passengers travel for free at the moment.

Express boat:

Order tickets on the Reis nordland web page. 

ROADS AND TRAFFIC

Dial 175 at any time for information about mountain passes,

distances, and road and traffic conditions.

Car rescue service: Call (+47) 22 08 60 00

CURRENCY

It’s best to change foreign currency into NOK before your trip.

Payment cards are widely used in Norway, and most shops

accept

credit cards such as American Express, Diners Club,

Eurocard, Visa and MasterCard. Foreign debit cards are not

widely accepted; we recommend you use an ATM to withdraw

Norwegian currency instead.

CHARGING POINT LOCATIONS 
 

Svolvær: 

  • Storgata 46: public parking.
  • Storgata (parking by Alsosgården).
  • Sivert Nilsens gate (parking by Family Sports club / Kiwi).
  • Kiwi Osan.

Henningsvær:

  • Misværveien.

Leknes:

  • Circle K.

Ballstad:

Fredvang:

  •  At the parking, Fredvang skole /School

Hamnøy:

Reine:

Click here to find available charging stations.

CHEMICAL TOILET DISPOSAL POINTS FOR CAMPERVANS/TOUR BUSES
Vågan: Sandsletta camping, Sandvika Camping, Ørsvågvær,

Lofoten turist- og rorbusenter, Ørsvågvær, Kabelvåg Feriehus

og Camping, Møllnosen, Lyngvær bobilcamp

Vestvågøy: Esso servicestasjon, Leknes, Hagskaret picnic

(15 May - 1 Oct)

Moskenes: Municipal, Reine harbour

Værøy: Municipal, on the north side of Værøy

Here you find information about septic dump station for caravan, purblic toilet and waste containers.

VISITORS’ MOORINGS IN LOFOTEN

We have a number of visitors’ moorings in Lofoten, many of

which are detailed in www.havneguiden.no.

SHOP OPENING TIMES/FOOD

The shops are normally open daily except Sunday from 10:00

to 17:00 (Thursday until 18:00). The shopping centre has extended

opening hours. In larger towns, some grocery stores are open

on Sundays.