You may reach Holmen Husky Lodge by car (see the map for further directions), but if you need to be picked up at the airport you may book a ride on our shuttle bus in advance.
Price: NOK 180 per. person (each way).
Pick-up times upon Arrival (from Airport):
Departure times (from Holmen):
Office Opening Hours: Monday to Friday: 08:00 – 16:00
Reception Opening Hours: 08:00-23:00
Check-in after 15:00
Finnmark is a vast county with a sparse population. The busses that run here don’t pass by as often as in the city. Our advice is that you do some research and plan the journey ahead of time.
General info on some common routes:
Hammerfest to Alta:
Journey time: 2,5 hours.
Frequency: 1-3 times a day.
Honningsvåg to Alta:
Journey time: 4 hours.
Frequency: 1-2 times a day.
Kirkenes to Alta:
Journey time: 11 hours.
Frequency: 3 times a week.
Tromsø to Alta:
Journey time: 6-7 hours.
Frequency: Once a day.
Whether you are driving from Tromsø in the West or Hammerfest or Kirkenes in the East, following the E6 is the easiest way to get to Alta. Or, if you are arriving from Finland in the South, the E45 will guide the way.
The roads are open all year round, but keep in mind that some of the mountain passes might close for brief periods of time during the winter.
You may fly to Alta both from Oslo (2 hours) and Tromsø (40 minutes), as well as from other smaller airports in the region.