Tromso Airport Information
Tromsø Airport, formerly known as Tromsø Airport, Langnes (IATA: TOS) is situated in Tromsø, on the western side of the island of Tromsøya, 1.7 Nautical miles (3.1 km) northwest of the city center, which is on the eastern side of the island. The airport is the largest airport in Northern Norway (Norwegian: Nord-Norge), serving 1,629,967 passengers in 2009.
Tromsø Airport serves Tromsø, as well as northern and central parts of Troms county. It is an important hub for flights to many airports in Finnmark, though most passengers travel to and from Oslo. Most scheduled flights are domestic, including flights to Svalbard Airport, Longyear at Longyearbyen, though a few international destinations are also served (London Gatwick, England, Riga, Latvia and Murmansk, Russia). Additionally, charter operators fly to some destinations in Southern Europe and the Canary Islands.
Airport buses linking the airport with the town are synchronized with SAS flights. City buses stop at the fork near the airport. Taxis are available.
Here are some of the major Airlines that service Tromsø Airport:
- Norwegian Air Shuttle
- Scandinavian Airlines
The above mentioned information is taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Troms%C3%B8_Airport