Travel and communication
The archipelago of Lofoten has a mainland connection, but Lofoten is still depentent on a ferry connection if you were to travel south.
There are sereral islands in Lofoten that doesn't have a mainland connection, and those islands rely on air transport or ferries. Lofoten does not have its own large airport but has large-scale communications via Evenes and Bodø. In Lofoten there is a small airports in Svolvær, Leknes and in Røst.
There are daily scheduled bus services in Lofoten, both within each borough and also between the boroughs of Vågan, Vestvågøy, Flakstad, Moskenes, Hadsel, Lødingen, Evenes and Narvik. With a little planning, it is quite possible to tour Lofoten using only the public bus services.