Longyearbyen - Barentsburg Shuttle - Polar Cruising Spitsbergen

Type:Boat trips

Postboks 353, 9171, Longyearbyen

Tel: +47 474 72 520

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The boat Wegar Viking sailing in to port
  • The boat Wegar Viking sailing in to port
  • Interior on board Wegar Viking
  • The boat Wegar Viking tied up in the port of Longyearbyen

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Available

Season (19 June 2022 - 14 Oct 2022)
DayTimes
Wednesday - Friday07:00 - 13:30
13:00 - 19:30
19:00
Sunday10:00 - 16:30
16:00 - 22:30

* Opening hours here indicate when pick-up starts and the time of arrival back at your accommodation in Longyearbyen

About

Getting to Barentsburg has never been as easy as it is now! Polar Cruising provides a shuttle service on the boat Wegar Viking, connecting the two settlements - Longyearbyen and Barentsburg.

We offer a variety of round-trip options that you can easily combine with other trips during the day. Thanks to a long stay in Barentsburg, you have plenty of time to visit local sights and enjoy Russian hospitality! 

We kindly ask wheelchair users to call us before booking. 

Fast transport, easy booking:
One way takes us just 1.5 hours, which is faster than any other transport between the towns. You can book it through your hotel, online, or directly.

Many options:
You can choose a departure time that suits best your plans. 

Convenient departures:
Combine the shuttle to Barentsburg with other trips in the town. Use your time wisely!

Long stay in Barentsburg:
We stay 2.5 - 3 hours in the harbor of Barentsburg which let you explore more of the town.
Not enough of Barentsburg? Stay longer, enjoy the town and come back with us another day! 

Weekend option:
Bored of Longyearbyen? Friday evening we take you to Barentsburg and bring you back to Longyearbyen Sunday morning! 

TIMETABLE JUNE - OCTOBER

LYR - Longyearbyen, BB - Barentsburg

Wednesday:
*07:00 LYB - BB (pick-up for departure), 12:00 BB - LYB  (departure time BB)
*13:00 LYB - BB (pick-up for departure), 18:00 BB - LYB  (departure time BB)
*19:00 LYB - BB (pick-up for departure), Friday 06:00 BB - LYB  ** (departure time BB)

Friday:
*07:00 LYB - BB (pick-up for departure), 12:00 BB - LYB  (departure time BB)
*13:00 LYB - BB (pick-up for departure), 18:00 BB - LYB  (departure time BB)
*19:00 LYB - BB (pick-up for departure), Sunday 09:00 BB - LYB  ** (departure time BB)

Sunday:
*10:00 LYB - BB (pick-up for departure), 15:00 BB - LYB  (departure time BB)
*16:00 LYB - BB (pick-up for departure), 20:30 BB - LYB (departure time BB)

* Pick-up time from hotels in Longyearbyen
** Departure is suitable for those who want to stay in Barentsburg for 2 nights.

Contact:
For one-way bookings, information, special arrangements, contact directly. 
Email: booking@polarcruising.no
Tlf: +47 474 72 520 

Facilities

Grading

  • 2 - Suitable for most

Facilities

Symbols

  • Closed boat

Suggested prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
AdultsNOK2,100.00 per person
Children 0-2 yearsFree
Children 2 - 12 yearsNOK1,700.00 per person

Prices may be subject to change.

Facilities

Duration

  • 1 day
  • 6 hours

Grading

  • 2 - Suitable for most

Season

  • Northern light winter
  • Polar summer

Symbols

  • Closed boat

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