Special offer for SIOS members: Free transport between Longyearbyen and Ny-Ålesund

The Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences is offering SIOS members free transport of cargo and people every year between Longyearbyen and Ny-Ålesund. This offer is subject to application.

The offer includes transport of cargo and/or persons between Longyearbyen and Ny-Ålesund. This is offered for free for SIOS members (non-members have to pay the standard price). The offer is valid for one planned round trip (Longyearbyen - Ny-Ålesund - Longyearbyen) during summer 2024.

Timetable for 2024
Departure from Longyearbyen to Ny-Ålesund September 1 / Sunday 18:00
Arrival in Ny-Ålesund September 2 / Monday 08:00
NY-ÅLESUND September 2  08:00-17:00
Departure to Longyearbyen September 2 / Monday 17:00
Arrival to Longyearbyen September 3 / Tuesday 08:00

Applications and enquiries should be sent to Wlodek Sielski (sielski@igf.edu.pl; +48 501 548 555).

Please bear in mind that submitting an application is no guarantee to secure a place at the Station and/or on board the vessel. Accommodation at the Station or access to the expedition vessel will be officially confirmed by appropriate agreements signed with IG-PAS.