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Travel to Greenland

Flying to Greenland

The national airline is Air Greenland (www.airgreenland.gl). The only direct flights to Greenland are either from Copenhagen, Denmark, or Reykjavik, Iceland.

Note: The Arctic weather conditions in Greenland may cause delays and interruptions in transport services or changes to planned itineraries. Visitors are advised to leave enough time for possible disruptions to flights and check with their airline or tour operator before flying.

Airport Guides

Nerlerit Inaat Airport

Code

CNP

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Nuuk Airport

Code

GOH

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Kulusuk Airport

Code

KUS

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Kangerlussuaq (Søndre Strømfjord)

Code

SFJ

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Pituffik Airport

Code

THU

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Narsarsuaq Airport

Code

UAK

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Flight times

From London - 10 hours (including stopover); New York - 15 hours (including stopover).

Departure tax

None.

Travelling to Greenland by Rail

Driving to Greenland

Getting to Greenland by boat

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