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About Flights to Longyearbyen

Summary info about Longyearbyen flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$349

Best Round-Trip Price

$725

Fastest flight time

31h 25m

Operated By

1 airline
The best one-way flight price to Longyearbyen from United States in the last 72 hours is $349 (Los Angeles to Longyearbyen Svalbard).
The best round-trip flight price to Longyearbyen from United States in the last 72 hours is $725 (Boston Logan Intl to Longyearbyen Svalbard).
The fastest flight to Longyearbyen from United States takes 31h 25m (Newark to Longyearbyen Svalbard).
There is 1 airline operating flights to Longyearbyen, including Scandinavian Airlines.

Longyearbyen flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Longyearbyen?

The cheapest month to fly to Longyearbyen from United States is in August. Flight prices, which tend to average around $998, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you are unable to visit Longyearbyen during the month of August, then departing from United States during the month February is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $1,009.

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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Longyearbyen?

According to our data, Monday is the cheapest day to fly to Longyearbyen from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Monday departure recently was $914. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. On the other hand, Wednesday is the most expensive day to depart from United States because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travelers. As a result, prices tend to be around $3,548.

How long does it take to fly to Longyearbyen?

Flight times from United States to Longyearbyen vary, but if you’re flying out of Los Angeles and flying into Longyearbyen Svalbard (one of the most popular routes), then the duration is 22h on average. Another popular route from United States to Longyearbyen is flying from San Francisco to Longyearbyen Svalbard, which will take roughly 20h 25m. Keep in mind that layovers or delays could extend your travel time.

Frequently asked questions about flying to Longyearbyen

How long does it take to fly to Longyearbyen?

There are a few cities in the United States that frequently service Longyearbyen flight deals, including Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York. If you are departing Chicago for Longyearbyen, Norway, you can expect your journey to last anywhere from 31 to 37 hours, while trips originating in Los Angeles generally have a duration of 29 to 38 hours, depending on the length of the layovers. If you will be leaving from New York, the length of your trip will most likely be around 32 to 37 hours.

From where can you fly directly into Longyearbyen?

Unfortunately, nonstop flights from the United States to Longyearbyen, Norway are not currently available. Instead, you will normally be required to have around two layovers during your voyage. When leaving from Chicago for Svalbard Airport, Longyearbyen, Norway, it is common to have layovers in cities like Copenhagen and Oslo, while trips departing from Los Angeles usually have layovers in Frankfurt and London. If your origin city is New York, you may stop in towns such as Munich, Zurich, and Oslo.



Longyearbyen flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Longyearbyen found recently by users on momondo
Scandinavian Airlines
Nov 6
BOS12:25 pmBoston Logan Intl
14h 50m
3 stops
LYR3:15 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
Nov 13
LYR9:55 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
30h 30m
3 stops
BOS4:25 pmBoston Logan Intl
Scandinavian Airlines
Nov 6
BOS12:25 pmBoston Logan Intl
14h 50m
2 stops
LYR3:15 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
Nov 13
LYR9:55 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
30h 30m
2 stops
BOS4:25 pmBoston Logan Intl
Scandinavian Airlines
Nov 1
EWR2:50 pmNewark
38h 10m
3 stops
LYR5:00 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
Nov 8
LYR9:45 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
28h 40m
2 stops
EWR2:25 pmNewark
Scandinavian Airlines
Dec 8
ORD9:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
15h 10m
2 stops
LYR12:25 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
Dec 11
LYR9:55 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
28h 40m
3 stops
ORD2:35 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Scandinavian Airlines
Nov 1
EWR2:50 pmNewark
38h 10m
3 stops
LYR5:00 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
Nov 8
LYR9:45 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
28h 50m
3 stops
EWR2:35 pmNewark
Scandinavian Airlines
Feb 23
BOS7:00 amBoston Logan Intl
18h 25m
2 stops
LYR1:25 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
Mar 20
LYR11:00 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
34h 55m
2 stops
BOS9:55 pmBoston Logan Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Longyearbyen

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Longyearbyen, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
Oct 12
LAX10:05 amLos Angeles
38h 35m
2 stops
LYR12:40 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
Multiple Airlines
Nov 16
JFK12:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
37h 00m
2 stops
LYR1:25 amLongyearbyen Svalbard
Multiple Airlines
Oct 12
LAX10:05 amLos Angeles
37h 35m
1 stop
LYR11:40 pmLongyearbyen Svalbard

Which airlines fly to Longyearbyen?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Longyearbyen

Which airlines fly to Longyearbyen?

There may be other airlines that fly to Longyearbyen from United States, but the most popular among our users are Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian. These airlines should offer flights to Longyearbyen on a routine basis if you’re flying from one of the more popular airports in United States.

Scandinavian Airlines Flights to Longyearbyen

Scandinavian Airlines is a popular choice for users traveling to Longyearbyen. It operates 1 flight every week to Longyearbyen, most often flying from Oslo Gardermoen. Scandinavian Airlines ticket prices will depend on when and where you need to fly from - deals as low as $765 (from Boston Logan Intl) have been found by momondo users. In 303 reviews, momondo users have rated Scandinavian Airlines at an average score of 7.1/10.


Airports near Longyearbyen

Below you will find all the airports in Longyearbyen along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from the Longyearbyen airport?

It is generally easiest and quickest to drive from Svalbard Airport to the city center, either by renting your own car or taking a taxi. Depending on weather conditions at the time, the drive will normally take you between 15 and 20 minutes. If you would like to rent your own vehicle, you can do so directly at the airport through Arctic Autorent AS. While ridesharing applications are not available in this region, local taxis can always be found outside of the arrivals terminal. Public transportation is unfortunately not available for this trip.


Popular routes to Longyearbyen

Most frequently searched flights to Longyearbyen along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Oslo to Longyearbyen Flights
Fastest flight time2h 55m
Cheapest price$196
Copenhagen to Longyearbyen Flights
Fastest flight time5h 10m
Cheapest price$161
Stockholm to Longyearbyen Flights
Fastest flight time8h 00m
Cheapest price$204

Visa requirements for visiting Longyearbyen

What are the passport or visa requirements when visiting Longyearbyen?

United States citizens are not required to have a visa to travel to Longyearbyen or anywhere in Norway. However, there are certain other documents that you will be required to have, including proof of a return plane ticket. You will also need a passport that remains valid during the entire length of your trip, as well as for at least six months after the date of your scheduled return. Your passport should have at least two blank pages in order to receive a stamp from immigration. If you are able to provide all of these documents, you can travel to Norway as a tourist for up to 90 consecutive days within a 180-day period.


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Best things to do and see in Longyearbyen

What can you see and do in Longyearbyen?

If you want to learn more about the rich local history and culture of the city, head to the Svalbard Museum, which contains artifacts dating all the way back to the town’s settlement. If you are interested in going kayaking or just spending some time by the water, you can pay a visit to Adventfjorden, a bay that is placed next to an old mining camp. Take yourself on a little adventure by going to the North Pole Expedition Museum, an activity that the entire family will love. The museum contains many artifacts and exhibits related to the turn of the 20th century.


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