View of the island
Location in the Lofoten archipelago
|Area||110 km2 (42 sq mi)|
|Length||20 km (12 mi)|
|Width||8.5 km (5.28 mi)|
|Highest elevation||931 m (3,054 ft)|
|Pop. density||10 /km2 (30 /sq mi)|
Flakstadøya is an island in the Lofoten archipelago in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in Flakstad municipality with the Vestfjorden on the east side of the island and the Norwegian Sea on the west side of the island.
The island is connected to the neighboring island of Moskenesøya (to the south and west) by the Kåkern Bridge and Fredvang Bridges. It is connected to the island of Vestvågøya (to the northeast) through the undersea Nappstraum Tunnel. The European route E10 highway crosses the island and connecting to the neighboring islands.
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