There are 6 ways to get from Gällivare to Umeå by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Swedish Railways (SJ)  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Umeå Centralstation SJ Nattåg Arctic Circle

$40 - $95

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Train Tågkompaniet  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Notviken station Norrtåg
  2. Take the train from Luleå Notviken station to Umeå Centralstation Norrtåg

$106 - $127

Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå universitet Aurorum 10
  2. Take the bus from Luleå universitet Aurorum to Umeå Busstation 20 / ...

$57 - $87

Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Gällivare to Umeå 311.1 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Kiruna, fly to Umea  •  3 h 50 min

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

$162 - $445

Fly Gallivare to Arvidsjaur, bus, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Gallivare (GEV) to Arvidsjaur (AJR) GEV - AJR
  2. Take the bus from Arvidsjaur busstation to Jörn station
  3. Take the train from Jörn station to Umeå Centralstation

$206 - $714

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No, there is no direct bus from Gällivare to Umeå station. However, there are services departing from Gällivare C/Resecentrum and arriving at Umeå Busstation via Luleå universitet Aurorum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gällivare C/Resecentrum and arriving at Umeå Centralstation station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Gällivare and Umeå is 368 km. The road distance is 497.8 km.

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The best way to get from Gällivare to Umeå without a car is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs .

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The train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Umeå Centralstation takes 5 h 44 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Gällivare to Umeå train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from Gällivare C/Resecentrum station.

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The best way to get from Gällivare to Umeå is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Kiruna Airport to Umea Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Gällivare to Umeå bus services, operated by Länstrafiken, arrive at Umeå Busstation.

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Map of how to get from Gällivare to Umeå.
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  • Distance: 230.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Gällivare, Sweden and Umeå, Sweden?

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Gällivare to Umeå twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 5 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gällivare to Umeå via Luleå universitet Aurorum in around 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Gallivare to Arvidsjaur
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kiruna to Umea
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Umeå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$65 - $90
2nd Class Refundable
$65 - $95
1st Class Refundable
$95 - $130
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 Jörn station to Umeå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$17 - $24
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$27 - $40
2nd Class Refundable
$27 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $55
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Luleå Notviken station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Train from Luleå Notviken station to Umeå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
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 Jörn station to Umeå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
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 Umeå Busstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Arvidsjaur busstation to Jörn station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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Gällivare to Umeå train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Umeå Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gällivare to Umeå is 498 km. It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to drive from Gällivare to Umeå.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Kiruna Airport to Umea Airport.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Umeå. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gällivare to Gallivare Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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