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Flights to Alta

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Alta, Norway, is a destination suited for travellers interested in experiencing both Arctic landscapes and a small city atmosphere. Located in the northernmost county of Finnmark, Alta offers opportunities for outdoor activities like hiking, fishing, and kayaking. The city itself has historical significance, most notably the UNESCO World Heritage Site containing rock carvings dating back thousands of years. Alta is also a good base for viewing the Northern Lights during the autumn and winter months. If this aligns with your travel interests, then Alta could be a good destination for you.

Fancy a trip to Alta? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Alta. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Alta no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Alta

You have choices when it comes to reaching Alta. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Alta.

Alta Airport

This is the closest airport to Alta, located just 6 kilometres northeast of the city centre. It is a commercial passenger airport with domestic and limited international flights.


Tromsø Airport

If you are unable to find a suitable flight to Alta Airport, Tromsø Airport is a good alternative. It is located approximately 300 kilometres southwest of Alta and offers a wider range of domestic and international flights.


Kirkenes Airport

Another option for travellers heading to Alta is Kirkenes Airport, located around 300 kilometres northeast of Alta. It primarily serves domestic flights but also has limited international connections.


Ivalo Airport

If you are willing to drive a bit further, Ivalo Airport in Finland is approximately 350 kilometres southeast of Alta. It offers both domestic and international flights, making it a viable option for travellers.

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Rather than paying for your Alta flights upfront, you can instead use Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) solutions to help you split the cost of your flights into more manageable instalments.

You'll get greater flexibility when planning the budget for your trip to Alta! You won't need to pay any interest, however, this will depend on the specific terms set by the lending provider.

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Things to do in Alta

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

Northern Lights in Alta

Alta: "City of the Northern Lights." Witness the mesmerising Aurora Borealis, painting the night sky with vibrant hues of green, pink, and violet. Optimal viewing conditions make this celestial spectacle an unforgettable experience. Don't miss it!

Alta Museum

Discover the past at Alta Museum, a UNESCO site. Explore the rich history and culture of Alta, with a focus on prehistoric rock art. Thousands of ancient carvings and paintings provide insight into early inhabitants. A captivating journey through time for history enthusiasts.

Ice Hotel in Sorrisniva

Visit Sorrisniva Igloo Hotel, the world's northernmost ice hotel. Built annually from ice and snow, it showcases stunning sculptures. Enjoy ice fishing, snowmobile safaris, and a unique stay in ice rooms. It's not just accommodation; it's a cool adventure!

Wherever you're looking to go next, we'll get you there on your terms