Practical information

What’s included in the festival pass and priority pass?


Conference Hotel
Clarion Hotel & Congress Trondheim
Address: Brattørkaia 1, 7010 Trondheim (map)

Alternative hotels
Accommodation is not included in your Starmus ticket, but a wide range of accommodation options are available in Trondheim.
See a list of Trondheim hotels with special Starmus deals.


We encourage all participants to use festival accreditation desks in advance of the festival opening.

Registration desks will be available at:

Trondheim Airport

Regular audience:
Saturday 17 June 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sunday 18 June: 08:00 am – 2:00 pm

Clarion Hotel & Congress

Sponsors, speakers, guests:
Saturday 17 June: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sunday 18 June–Friday 23 June: 09:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 24 June: 08:00 am – 1:00 pm

Trondheim Spektrum

Regular audience, Press:
Sunday 18 June–Friday 23 June: 09:30 am – 6:00 pm

We encourage all participants to arrive early at the Spektrum festival arena all days.

Transport from the airport

By airport express bus

The airport express busses leave from the airport to the city centre after every flight arrival. The fare is NOK 150. Cash and credit cards are accepted.

Nettbuss Flybussen stops at the conference hotel Clarion Hotel & Congress, but remember to alert the driver in advance if you wish to get off there.

By train

Take the train to Trondheim central station (See NSB for train timetable and fares).  Then either, walk from the station to the hotel (map), or take a bus.   Buses from the train station to Clarion Hotel & Congress are no. 46 bound for “Hurtigbåtterminalen” or no. 19 bound for “Pirbadet”. Get off at “Brattøra”.

Bus fares and ticket types | Bus timetables

By taxi

Main venue – Trondheim Spektrum

How to get to Trondheim Spektrum

>>How to get to Trondheim Spektrum – directions and maps (pdf)

From the airport:

From the city center:

Information desk at Trondheim Spektrum

A manned information desk in Spektrum will be open daily 9:30 am – 6:00 pm

Food & Drink at Spektrum

Refreshments, snacks and light meals are available inside Spektrum and from Persilleriet’s tent outside Spektrum.

You may also bring your own (non-alcoholic) drinks & food to Spektrum.

Tickets to Starmus

Buy tickets to Starmus

Information about Trondheim – official website | Visit Norway – Trondheim

Getting around


Your safety matters to us, and we want you to feel safe at Starmus. To ensure the safety and well-being of our guests, festival security will make routine checks, including visitation at the entrance. You are encouraged not to bring any bags. It is not allowed to bring sharp objects or items that can be perceived as dangerous.
Please plan an early arrival at the festival arena.

Din sikkerhet er viktig for oss og vi vil at du skal føle deg trygg på Starmusfestivalen. Derfor kommer sikkerhetsvakter til å utføre rutinekontroller og kontroll ved inngangen. Du oppfordres til ikke å ta med deg store vesker og bagger. Det er ikke tillatt å ta med seg spisse eller skarpe gjenstander eller gjenstander som kan oppfattes som farlige. Vi oppfordrer deg til å planlegge å komme tidlig til festivalområdet.

Payment by card and cash in Norway

The airport express bus, all taxis, shops and hotels accept payment by credit card and cash.

City buses accept cash, but you will get a discounted rate if you buy a pass or ticket with your mobile phone.