Drive to Lofoten with rental car or your own car

Many visitors to Lofoten arrive on four wheels. If you choose this means of transport, there are several options of getting to and from Lofoten. If you don’t want to travel to Lofoten by ferry, the E10 motorway from Sweden is an alternative.

Rental cars

There are several car rental agencies in Lofoten. You will find contact details for one of them we recommend below. You may also rent a car at Harstad/Narvik Airport Evenes or Bodø and drive to Lofoten. The drive from Evenes to Svolvær takes around two and a half hours, depending on the driving conditions. Allow longer in winter.

The National Tourist Route

The National Tourist Route through Lofoten shows you sights and detours to see and experience the most of the islands. Here you will find nice picnic areas and viewpoints to stretch your legs. The road is 230 km from Raftsundet in the north to the Å village in the south. You can read more about the National Tourist Route here: