PNW 2022 - Practical information

Flight tickets

Both SAS and Norwegian fly to Svalbard. Please make sure you book your flights well in advance, since flight capacity is limited.

Weather and clothing

  • The weather can be very variable in Longyearbyen in January. Please ensure you bring sufficient warm and windproof clothing and warm waterproof boots.
  • It will be dark 24 hours a day, so it is important to wear reflective clothing when walking on or near roads.

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