Longyearbyen is the biggest settlement in Svalbard. Seat of the Norwegian administration, it also has the best services and infrastructure in the archipelago. Located deep in the Adventfjord, a sidearm of the Isfjorden (Icefjord), Longyearbyen’s airport can be used all-year round, but its harbor is blocked by ice in winter. Most shops, hotels, restaurants and a hospital are within easy walking distance of the port. View more
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RADISSON BLU AIRPORT HOTEL
Radisson Blu Airport hotel Gardermoen offers guests the ultimate convenience with a three-minute, covered walk from the airport terminal to the hotel. The airport train and bus stations are located just outside the door of the hotel, and a large car park is nearby. This hotel's location is 47 kilometres from Oslo city centre, just a 19-minute train ride on the Flytoget Airport Express Train or a 40-minute car or bus ride.
The arrival time of post-cruise flights from the Arctic make this an ideal stopover spot. You're right where you need to be to catch your international onward flight the next day.