There are two ways to get to Andenes and Andøya in by boat. One is the ferry that goes between Andenes and Gryllefjord during summer. The other way is to take Hurtigruten to Risøyhamn and then use road transport to Andenes.

FERRY ANDENES – GRYLLEFJORD

The ferry between Andenes and Gryllefjord operates from 19th May to 3rd September. The ferry has good capacity, but in peak season it is advisable to show up an hour before scheduled departure. The crossing normally takes 1 hour and 40 minutes.


“The ferry connection between Andøya and Senja makes it possible to explore the stunning scenery on both islands”

The ferry has the following departures during the period 19th May – 12th June and 22nd August – 3rd September:

From AndenesFrom Gryllefjord
08:4511:00
17:0019:00

During the periods before and after the peak season, there is room for additional departures between 13:00 and 17:00. Please contact the ferry company for more information.

In peak season, which runs from June 13 – 21 August, the ferry the following departures:

From AndenesFrom Gryllefjord
08:4511:00
13:0015:00
17:0019:00

HURTIGRUTEN

Hurtigruten has two daily calls in Risøyhamn which is located 48 km from Andenes. Southbound Hurtigruten arrives in Risøyhamn before noon at 10:45. Northbound Hurtigruten arrives in Risøyhamn 04:15 at night. If you choose this travel way, feel free to contact us and we will check the possibility for transport between Risøyhamn and Andenes.