How To Get To Northrend

  • Sholazar Basin
Location Transportation Methods
Ledge by The Glimmering Pillar. Need flying mount or parachute to get off. Wormhole Generator: Northrend option--Engineers.
Waygate From Shaper's Terrace, Un'goro Crater. Quest series related to An Issue of Trust must be completed to activate portal.
Central Basin If players hold onto Where in the World is Hemet Nesingwary , they can continue to get an instant flight path to the Basin from Archmage Pentarus. You can even finish Into the Basin without turning this in. This cuts out a lot of travel time of flying over Wintergrasp.
  • Dragonblight
Location Transportation Methods
Moaki Harbor Boats from Unu'pe, Borean Tundra and Kamagua, Howling Fjord.


Wintergrasp Location Transportation Methods
Inner Room/Quest Hub (depending on who is in control) A portal from Dalaran will open up fo

Storm PeaksLocation Transportation Methods
Ulduar Wormhole Generator: Northrend--requires Engineering.
Loaned Gryphon Reins This is a free loaned gryphon available from "Honest" Max at K3 if you are level 77+ and without Cold-Weather Flying--it goes at 150% flying speed but can only be used in Storm Peaks, Icecrown, and Sholazar Basin.
Icecrown Location Transportation Methods
Argent Tournament grounds Argent Crusader's Tabard--30 Min cooldown. Cost: 50.
Northern mountainside Via Wormhole Generator: Northrend--can survive by taking small jumps down.
Howling Fjord Location Transportation Methods
Ledge on top of Utgarde Keep Wormhole Generator: Northrend--Engineering. Requires parachute/flying mount to get down.
Valgarde (Alliance-only) Boat from Menethil Harbor, Wetlands
Vengeance Landing (Horde-only) Zeppelin from Undercity.
Kamagua Boat from Moaki Harbor, Dragonblight
Borean Tundra Location Transportation Methods
Valiance Keep (Alliance-only) Boat from Stormwind Harbor.
Warsong Hold (Horde-only) Zeppelin from Orgrimmar.
Unu'pe Boat from Moaki Harbor, Dragonblight
Lake by Amber Ledge Wormhole Generator: Northrend--requires Engineering.
Dalaran Location Transportation Methods
The Underground¡­ This is a 6th option rarely available from Wormhole Generator: Northrend. It ports you to a grate by the Horde section of Dalaran. Sitting at the bottom is undead engineer Kaye Toogie, who sells dragooning schematics in rare supply. Oh, and you'll need some sort of port or rocket boot malefaction to safely get out.
Runeweaver Square Many portals drop you off here:
  • From Wintergrasp
  • From Vale of Eternal Blossoms, second floor of Shrine of Seven Stars or Shrine of Two Moons
  • From the Teleportation Crystal in Crystalsong Forest, referenced in Learning to Leave and Return: the Magical Way.
  • From Mages: Portal: Dalaran - Northrend/ Teleport: Dalaran - Northrend.
  • From Kirin Tor rings, such as Ring of the Kirin Tor (30 min cooldown).
  • If you do not turn in the various The Magical Kingdom of Dalaran quests upon hitting 74 (offered in all major inns), then you can always talk to the questgiver to port you to Dalaran. This map shows all the NPCs that offer this quest, so you can always have a nearby quick teleport.
  • From Jaina's Locket, a Shadowmourne reward: Creates a portal, teleporting group members that use it to Dalaran. (1 Hour Cooldown)