How to get to Manshausen:
Take the ferry from Bodø city centre to Nordskot. We will arrange for you to be picked up by our boat from Nordskot and transported the short distance to Manshausen.
It is also possible to drive from Bodø to Nordskot, estimated travel time by car is 3,5 hours.
From Bodø Airport to Bodø City Centre
From the airport to the ferry terminal there is a 15 minutes walk. The ferry terminal is located in the city centre, next to Hotel Havet.
Express boat to Nordskot
The ferry terminal is situated in Bodø city centre, next to Hotel Havet. The express boat runs from Bodø to Nordskot every day.
– Monday to Thursday, and Saturday departures from the ferry terminal is 17.15.
– Fridays: 18.00
– Sunday: 20.30
– Departures from Nordskot to Bodø is every day 08.20, except sundays at 18.00
– Buy tickets, and view the schedule here
NOTE: NO BOAT ON SATURDAY EXCEPT HIGH SEASON, 1st JUNE TO 31st AUGUST
Arrival by car
To Helnessund there is an additional departure every day, and pick up by car or boat in Helnessund can be arranged. Helnessund is your destination if you have rented a car from Steigen Oljeservice. From here it will take you approximately 50 minutes (45 kilometers) to drive to Nordskot.
If you’re driving your own car, or renting a car from Bodø, the estimated driving time is 3,5 hours. Follow road E6 from Bodø towards Narvik via Fauske. Follow Riksvei 835 from Tømmerneset, and keep left through the 8.2km long Steigen-tunnel. Follow signs towards Helnessund, but keep right at Fylkesvei 635 to Nordskot. Keep on the road until it ends by the quay. You will be picked up with boat from the quay at Nordskot.