There are 3 ways to get from Bodø to Skellefteå by train, car or bus

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Train, drive, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bodø stasjon to Lønsdal stasjon 71
  2. Drive from Lønsdal stasjon to Polcirkeln väg 95
  3. Take the bus from Polcirkeln väg 95 to Arjeplog busstation 104
  4. Take the bus from Arjeplog busstation to Skellefteå busstation 26

$59 - $87

2 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Nordlandssykehuset to Saltdal turistsenter
  2. Drive from Saltdal turistsenter to Polcirkeln väg 95
  3. Take the bus from Polcirkeln väg 95 to Arjeplog busstation 104
  4. Take the bus from Arjeplog busstation to Skellefteå busstation 26

$65 - $91

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Bodø to Skellefteå 309.6 miles

$80 - $120

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The distance between Bodø and Skellefteå is 408 km. The road distance is 495.4 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 28 min to get from Bodø to Skellefteå, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bodø to Skellefteå is 495 km. It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to drive from Bodø to Skellefteå.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Skellefteå. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 254.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 28 min

What companies run services between Bodø, Norway and Skellefteå, Sweden?

There is no direct connection from Bodø to Skellefteå. However, you can take the train to Lønsdal stasjon, take the drive to Polcirkeln väg 95, take the bus to Arjeplog busstation, then take the bus to Skellefteå busstation. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Saltdal turistsenter, take the drive to Polcirkeln väg 95, take the bus to Arjeplog busstation, then take the bus to Skellefteå busstation.

Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Bodø stasjon to Lønsdal stasjon
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Polcirkeln väg 95 to Arjeplog busstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Arjeplog busstation to Skellefteå busstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Nordlandssykehuset to Saltdal turistsenter
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune

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