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

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Train to Kiruna, fly to Helsinki  •  7 h 20 min

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

$131 - $488

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Bus, bus to Kittila, fly to Helsinki  •  8 h 20 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

$100 - $507

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Train to Kiruna, fly to Tallinn, ferry  •  10 h 27 min

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

$146 - $434

Train, bus  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Centralstation
  2. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kemi to Helsinki 122 / ...

$108 - $178

Bus, train  •  15 h 35 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 Helsinki 122 / ...

$110 - $162

Train, bus, night train  •  18 h 23 min

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

$108 - $178

Bus, night train  •  18 h 57 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 night train from Kemi to Helsinki 274 / ...

$110 - $162

Drive  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Gällivare to Helsinki 622.6 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

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 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Gällivare to Helsinki, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kiruna Airport to Helsinki Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Gällivare. It is currently 5:56 AM in Gällivare and 6:56 AM in Helsinki.

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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Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Kiruna Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 708+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $101 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gällivare to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 501.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

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

There is no direct connection from Gällivare to Helsinki. However, you can take the train to Kiruna station, take the taxi to Kiruna airport, fly to Helsinki, take the walk to Helsinki-Vantaa, then take the bus to Helsinki. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Pajala busstation, take the drive to Kolari MH, take the bus to Levintie 312 (lentoasema), take the walk to Kittila airport, fly to Helsinki, take the walk to Helsinki-Vantaa, then take the bus to Helsinki.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Umea, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Kiruna to Tallinn via Umea, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Kittila to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Kittila to Helsinki via Ivalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kittila to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Sunday
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 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $17
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$18 - $25
2nd Class Refundable
$18 - $25
1st Class Refundable
$24 - $35
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 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 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Finnish Railways (VR)
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
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå universitet Aurorum
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå universitet Aurorum to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.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
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Ferry operators

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