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Welcome to UiT The Arctic University of Norway  and Tromsø!

We are looking forward to NUAS Forum 2019 and your visit. We hope that the following information will help you to enjoy your time here to the fullest.

Getting around Tromsø:

The city of Tromsø is very centralized and visitors will find that most destinations are a short distance away.

Getting to the Hotel:

The distance from Tromsø Airport to downtown is just under 6km. The airport bus (flybussen) offers quick service to the hotels The Edge, Scandic Ishavshotellet, and Radisson Blue. Taxi and municipal bus service are also an option (the 42 bus stops just down from the airport arrivals hall).
Those arriving by boat, will find the hotels (all of which are in the city center) a short walk away.

Conference transportation:

Bus service for the reception and conference will be arranged as follows:

Wednsday 14
Bus departs 18:45 from the center, Prostneset
Bus returns 21:00 from UiT, MH II
Thursday 15
Bus departs 08:15 from the center, Prostneset
Bus returns 16:45 from UiT, Hansine Hansens veg
Friday 16
Bus departs 08:15 from the center, Prostneset
Bus returns 14:00 from UiT, Hansine Hansens veg

The bus company is Boreal. The busses will be marked NUAS. More details will follow.

Morning Jog!

For those who are looking for a brisk start to the day, we offer a group jogging tour on Thursday and Friday. Meet up at the Clarion Hotel The Edge at 06:00 and join the jog where, in a little under an hour, you will get to experience the sights, sounds, smell, and feel of spectacular Tromsø! (No registration required)


This map shows you both places for the program and Saturday activities.

Visitor Information

You can find more information about arctic adventures at Visit Tromso.