Mollerhaven, Spitsbergen, Norway

Moellerhaven is an arctic port on Spitsbergen, the 'land of the pointed mountains' - a remote island archipelago lying deep within the Arctic Circle.

Spitsbergen is the largest island of the Svalbard archipelago.

Things to See & Do

* Walruses
* Kayaking
* Dog sledging
* Snow mobile tours
* Sightseeing

General information

Cruise Season – Feb to Dec
Currency - Norwegian Krone (NOK)
Language – Norwegian
Land Area - 3,904.4 km² (Spitsbergen)
Population – 2,500 approx (Spitsbergen)
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code – +47

Travel Links – Longyearbyen has the largest airport on the islands, SAS (Scandinavian Airline Systems) has scheduled flights from Oslo Sunday-Friday and from Tromsø Sunday-Thursday.
There are also occasional charters from Murmansk or Moscow.

Actual passenger boat services to Svalbard are very limited. In the summer there is a cargo ship service from Tromsø once a week. The journey takes 2-3 days and prices are generally at least as much as flights.

Information on this Web Site has been obtained from the Cruise Companies represented. However, the cruise industry is constantly changing and should be used as a guide only. We are unable to take responsibility for incorrect information and you must confirm all details at the time of booking.