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There are 8 ways to get from Gällivare to Helsinki by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Kiruna, fly  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna station
  2. Fly from Kiruna (KRN) to Helsinki (HEL) KRN - HEL

$127 - $490

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Bus, Ski Bus  •  17 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå universitet Aurorum 10
  2. Take the bus from Luleå universitet Aurorum to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  3. Take the Ski Bus from Tornio to Helsinki - Kamppi F4

$61 - $91

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Bus, bus to Kittila, fly  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Gällivare centrum to Pajala busstation
  2. Take the bus from Kolari MH to Levintie 312 (lentoasema)
  3. Fly from Kittila (KTT) to Helsinki (HEL) KTT - HEL

$95 - $509

Train, bus to Kemi, fly  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Centralstation
  2. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  3. Fly from Kemi (KEM) to Helsinki (HEL) KEM - HEL

$108 - $503

Train, bus  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Centralstation 93
  2. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kemi to Helsinki asema 274 / ...

$102 - $184

Train, bus via Tampere  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Centralstation 93
  2. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kemi to Oulu asema
  4. Take the train from Oulu asema to Tampere asema
  5. Take the train from Tampere to Helsinki R / ...

$107 - $196

Bus, train  •  21 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå universitet Aurorum 10
  2. Take the bus from Luleå universitet Aurorum to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kemi to Pasila Autojuna-Asema 264

$107 - $166

Drive  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Gällivare to Helsinki 622.6 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gällivare to Helsinki is to bus and Ski Bus which costs 550 kr - 850 kr and takes 17 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gällivare to Helsinki is to train and fly which costs 1100 kr - 4500 kr and takes 7 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gällivare to Helsinki. However, there are services departing from Gällivare C/Resecentrum and arriving at Helsinki - Kamppi via Luleå universitet Aurorum and Tornio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 20 min.

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The distance between Gällivare and Helsinki is 802 km. The road distance is 996.2 km.

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The best way to get from Gällivare to Helsinki without a car is to train and bus which takes 15 h 6 min and costs 900 kr - 1700 kr.

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Gällivare to Helsinki, including transfers.

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Gällivare to Helsinki bus services, operated by Länstrafiken, depart from Gällivare C/Resecentrum station.

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There is no direct flight from Kiruna Airport to Helsinki Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Gällivare to Helsinki bus services, operated by Onni Bus, arrive at Helsinki - Kamppi station.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Gällivare. It is currently 6:33 AM in Gällivare and 7:33 AM in Helsinki.

Map of how to get from Gällivare to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 501.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

What companies run services between Gällivare, Sweden and Helsinki, Finland?

You can take a bus from Gällivare to Helsinki via Luleå universitet Aurorum and Tornio in around 17 h 20 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Kittila to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Kittila to Helsinki via Ivalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Kemi to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Kemi to Helsinki via Kokkola/Pietarsaari
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Umea, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kittila to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $25
2nd Class Refundable
$18 - $26
1st Class Refundable
$25 - $35
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $28
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
2nd Class Refundable
$30 - $45
1st Class Refundable
$40 - $60
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Helsinki asema
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Oulu asema
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu asema to Tampere asema
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Pasila Autojuna-Asema
Ave. Duration
12 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Gällivare centrum to Pajala busstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
ltr.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
ltr.se
Bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå universitet Aurorum
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
ltr.se
Bus from Luleå universitet Aurorum to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
ltr.se
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Kolari MH to Levintie 312 (lentoasema)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Onni Bus
Phone
+358 600 02010
Email
info@onnibus.com
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Tornio to Helsinki - Kamppi
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
onnibus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Gällivare to Helsinki is 996 km. It takes approximately 12 h 6 min to drive from Gällivare to Helsinki.

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