With its unique nature and surroundings, the Lofoten Islands in Norway is a place everyone should experience at least once. Our bus sightseeing tour let you discover the top attractions as well as the beautiful nature and outdoor activities. The hop on hop off bus tour are divided in two individual loops and takes you all the way from Svolvær out to Reine with several stops along the way.
Depending on how much time you have to spend – choose to join the full tour or one of the shorter routes. Our buses are also perfect for travellers with bicycles, who can easily bring their bikes on the bus. Here you can read about the bus stops and book your ticket.
Unlimited stops included in all tickets
All our bus tickets have unlimited rides included. With the one-day ticket you can join us on both of our sightseeing routes and use it the way you like it. Do you want to discover Lofoten for several days during your holiday? Then you should book a three- or four-days ticket and bring your tent, luggage or bicycle on board and let us transport you along the way.
Tips on how to get the best experience of Lofoten
Here you have some recommendations of how to plan your day excursion to get the best out of this tour, depending on how much time you have to spend at the destination.
- The full Lofoten experience
Go from Svolvaer to Reine, a full day tour where you with panoramic views get to see the most of Lofoten and main attractions in one tour. You switch buses in Leknes.
- Hop on – hop off between Svolvær and Leknes
Blue route. This route is recommended for cruise passengers as it includes a stop in at the cruise terminal and takes you on diverse Lofoten experience. Throughout the route there are stops such as Viking Museum, Lofoten Aquarium, art gallery in Kabelvåg, crystal clear sandy beach in Rorvika, citycenter of Svolvær, glassblower practicing his craft in beautiful Vikten and a lokal seaweed store. There are also opportunities of hikes, which you can find in our hiking and biking tips.
- Hop on – hop off between Leknes and Reine
Red route. This route takes you on a more nature and outdoor activities related journey. Among the stops you can find such as Lofoten Beach Camp, a surf spot with a great lunch by the beach option or starting point for a famous Kvalvika beach hike. You will pass by Ramberg with its wide and long sandy beach, get a chance of visiting blacksmith in Sund and finally reach a Lofoten stamp, Reine.
How to plan your bus route
See our map and find the destinations you would like to visit. Further down on this page you will also find the timetables with the approximate departure times. Our buses depart three times a day (Thursday-Sunday) on both routes Svolvær–Leknes and Reine–Leknes. Please check our schedule as we have some extra departures and working days while cruise ships are in the harbour. Also please read our hiking and biking tips here.
Season Card - flexible and unlimited stops
Are you working in Lofoten and need an easy and flexible way to get around? Buy our season card – an affordable alternative for you who want to travel between all of our destinations at Lofoten throughout the season.