Svolvær Airport, Helle

Svolvær Airport, Helle

Infobox Airport
name = Svolvær Airport, Helle
nativename = Svolvær lufthavn, Helle
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type = Public
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operator = Avinor
city-served = Svolvær
location = Helle
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Svolvær Airport, Helle (Norwegian: Svolvær lufthavn, Helle) Airport codes|SVJ|ENSH is a regional airport serving the communities of Svolvær in Nordland, Norway. In 2005 Svolvær Airport had 61,532 passengers. It is operated by Avinor.


The airport is served by Widerøe with Dash 8 aircraft connecting the community to Bodø and other communities in Nordland. The routes are operated on public service obligation with the Norwegian Ministry of Transportation and Communication.

In 2007, a new road ("Lofast") opened which allows driving to the Evenes Airport.

Airlines and destinations

* Widerøe (Bodø, Leknes)

Ground transportation

There is no bus service to the airport, but taxis are available. The airport is located 15 minutes out of town.

External links

* [ Avinor entry on Svolvær Airport, Helle]
* [] AIP entry for Svolvær airport

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