Cheap flights from Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
Flights from Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
Combined for the purposes of ISO categorisation, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands is actually two parts of Norway under separate jurisdictions and are not administratively related. Svalbard is an archipelago situated in the Arctic Ocean under the full sovereignty of Norway. However, Svalbard is subject to the special status granted by the Svalbard Treaty. Jan Mayen, on the other hand, is a remote island in the Arctic Ocean and is administered by the County Governor of Nordland.
Where to go
From Svalbard Airport, Longyear, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines fly to Oslo, the capital of Norway. Ranked as a Beta World City by the Globalization and World Cities Study Group and Network, Oslo was number one when it comes to the quality of life among European large cities. Compared to other European capitals, Oslo’s population is relatively small. However, the city occupies a massive land area, two-thirds of which are protected areas of forests, hills, and lakes. Parks and open areas are also abundant, giving the city a green appearance, and offering numerous rest and relaxation activities for families and tourists. Among the points of interests in Oslo are Frogner Park, Bygdøy or the Museum of Peninsula of Oslo, St. Hanshaugen Park, and Tøyen Park. Museums, galleries, and festivals can also be enjoyed in the city.
For short haul flights with the origin being Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands, some of the nearer options include travelling to Berlin, Germany, and Dublin, Ireland. Although close to the point of origin, these places feature unique attractions, along with a rich culture, seen through their various destinations.
Visit Berlin, Germany for its events, nightlife, dining, and shopping, along with museums, historic spots, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Enjoy the German way of life through its many tours, sightseeing locations, and make an adventure you can call your own. Ideal for both first timers and seasoned travellers, in Berlin, there is more than meets the eye. Discover its many wonders through its more popular spots, along with smaller and more obscure locations sprawled throughout the city waiting to be explored.
Dublin, Ireland features tourist destinations for the whole family. The city boasts the Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Zoo, National Aquatic Centre, the National Gallery of Ireland, Book of Kells, National Botanic Gardens, Farmleigh House, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, National Museum of Ireland for Archeology, and the Science Gallery at Trinity College. Some of the spots to be visited also include various theatre and film stages, festivals, exhibitions, and music and dance events.
Svalbard Airport, Longyear does not operate long haul flights. Travellers are advised to fly to Oslo Airport, Gardermoen and from there book flights to different cities around the world such as Newark, Cancun, Doha, Islamabad, and Bangkok.
How to get out
When getting in and out of Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands, the main airport that serves Svalbard is Svalbard Airport, Longyear. The public airport has flights to and from destinations such as Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Copenhagen, Barentsburg, Pyramiden, Moscow, Tallinn, Ny-Ålesund, Svea, Oslo, Zurich, and Brussels. The airlines that fly into and out of the territory include Air Berlin via Air Events, Atlantic Airways, Arktikugol, Estonian Air, Lufttransport, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss International Air Lines, and Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium.
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