There are 6 ways to get from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi by plane, taxi, bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Rovaniemi  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Rovaniemi (RVN) GOT - RVN

$201 - $717

Cheapest option

Fly to Lulea, taxi, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Lulea (LLA) GOT - LLA
  2. Take the taxi from Luleå Airport to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  3. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$127 - $429

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Fly to Oulu, train  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Oulu (OUL) GOT - OUL
  2. Take the train from Oulu to Rovaniemi

$139 - $294

Train, bus  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Luleå Centralstation
  2. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$167 - $344

Bus, night bus  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Stockholm 601
  2. Take the night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  3. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$128 - $185

Drive  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi 931.9 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi is to fly and train which costs 1200 kr - 2600 kr and takes 10 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi is to fly which costs 1700 kr - 6500 kr and takes 6 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from Gothenburg and arriving at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema via Stockholm Cityterminalen and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 20 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Rovaniemi is 1206 km. The road distance is 1491.1 km.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi without a car is to train and bus which takes 23 h 30 min and costs 1400 kr - 3100 kr.

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It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to get from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi, including transfers.

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Gothenburg to Rovaniemi bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Gothenburg station.

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

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Gothenburg to Rovaniemi bus services, operated by Ketosen Liikenne, arrive at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema station.

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Rovaniemi is 1 h ahead of Gothenburg. It is currently 1:12 PM in Gothenburg and 2:12 PM in Rovaniemi.

Yes, the driving distance between Gothenburg to Rovaniemi is 1491 km. It takes approximately 17 h 41 min to drive from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi.

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Malmö Aviation and Finnair offer flights from Gothenburg Airport to Rovaniemi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi.
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  • Distance: 753.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 32 min

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Rovaniemi, Finland?

Finnair and Malmö Aviation fly from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi 5 times a day.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Lulea
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Gothenburg to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Gothenburg to Oulu via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Gothenburg to Oulu via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi via Stockholm Bromma, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $300
Flights from Gothenburg to Oulu via Stockholm Bromma, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $300
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$120 - $170
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$210 - $280
2nd Class Refundable
$210 - $290
1st Class Refundable
$300 - $420
Bus operators
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gothenburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
Swebus
Tapanis Buss
Phone
0922-129 55
Email
info@tapanis.se
Website
tapanis.se
Night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
Tapanis Buss
Other operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Taxi from Luleå Airport to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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