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descriptions, prices and locations.
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Further useful information
Bodø University College is located in Mørkved, just off route 80. There are regular
bus services (12, 13 and 22) from the city centre to the main campus.
Bodø is served by an international airport (IATA: BOO), which is located just south
of the city centre. The number of scheduled international flights is rather limited
but there are direct connections to 19 domestic destinations, including Oslo, Bergen,
Trondheim and Tromsø.
There is an hourly bus shuttle to the city centre. A taxi from the airport to the
main campus will cost between 200 and 250 NOK.
Bodø is the terminal station for Norwegian State Railways and it is connected to
most major cities in Norway. Please click here for timetables and prices.
A passport valid for at least three months beyond length of stay is generally required
by all nationals, except for the member states of the Schengen area and some EU nationals.
Nevertheless, it is necessary to have an official document that satisfactorily establishes
The weather in Bodø can be surprisingly mild, considering that we are north of the
Polar Arctic Circle. Last July the average maximum and minimum air temperatures were
around 25 and 7 °C, respectively, with a rainfall of 40 mm. Latest weather forecast:
The official currency in Norway is the Norwegian krone (NOK), which is divided into
100 øre. You can find the current exchange rates here. Currency exchange is available
at banks and bureaux de change. Banking hours are generally Mon-Fir 10:00-14:00.
Some banks have extended opening hours.
All major credit and debit cards are widely accepted, including Visa, Mozo credit
cards, Mastercard and Diners.
220 volts AC(50 Hz). Plugs are of the European round two-pin type.