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The fairytale island of Senja

Visit beautiful Senja and try fun activities like ski touring, winter fishing and tobogganing, accompanied by the spectacle of the northern lights.

Whale watching in Senja.
Photo: J-R. Samuelsen / naturbilder.com
Fishing boat in Senja.
Photo: Reiner Schaufler / www.nordnorge.com/Berg
Skiing in Senja.
Photo: Reiner Schaufler / www.nordnorge.com/Berg
Fishing in Senja.
Photo: Johan Wildhagen / seafood.no
Bardu, Senja
Bardu in Senja.
Photo: Bjørn Klauer / www.nordnorge.com

Northern lights forecast

The NorwayLights app will give you the best prediction for when to see the northern lights in your area.

Getting here and around

Get in-depth travel information on Northern Norway’s official website.

  • Senja train

    Med tåg

    Den norska statens järnväg (NSB) stannar i Fauske, och därifrån kan du ta buss till Senja via Narvik.

    Man kan åka med SJ till Narvik, varifrån det ofta går bussar till Senja och Central Troms.

  • Senja boat

    By boat

    Fast, comfortable high-speed ferries link Tromsø and Harstad, calling at Finnsnes and smaller ports along the way.

    In the summer, car ferries traffic the stretches Andenes–Gryllefjord and Brensholmen–Botnhamn.

    The Norwegian Coastal Voyage Hurtigruten calls at Finnsnes twice a day.

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  • Senja bus

    By bus

    There are bus connections from Finnsnes to most of the western villages in Senja. However, getting between the villages on the western side are difficult by public transportation, and good planning is essential.

  • Senja car

    By car

    There are good roads all over the island.

    National Tourist Route Senja is a magnificent road between the ocean and the mountains.

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  • Senja plane

    By plane

    Bardufoss Airport near Finnsnes offers several daily connections to Oslo.

    You can also fly to Tromsø Airport or Harstad airport and go by boat to Senja.

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