There are 11 ways to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lofoten by plane, bus, ferry, train, taxi, car or car ferry

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 Svolvaer  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Svolvaer (SVJ) HEL - SVJ

$120 - $479

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Fly to Leknes, bus  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Leknes (LKN) HEL - LKN
  2. Take the bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst

$133 - $519

Fly to Evenes, bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Evenes (EVE) HEL - EVE
  2. Take the bus from Harstad/Narvik lufthavn to Lyngvær øst

$139 - $509

Fly to Bodo, ferry  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Bodo (BOO) HEL - BOO
  2. Take the ferry from Bodø sentrumsterminalen kai to Svolvær hurtigbåtkai

$135 - $1,263

Fly to Stokmarknes, bus  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Stokmarknes (SKN) HEL - SKN
  2. Take the bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum

$168 - $643

Fly to Bardufoss, bus  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Bardufoss (BDU) HEL - BDU
  2. Take the bus from Bardufoss sentrum to Bjerkvik
  3. Take the bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst

$150 - $569

Train, taxi, bus  •  30 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Kolari 269
  2. Take the taxi from Pajala busstation to Gällivare C/Resecentrum 977
  3. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Narvik station
  4. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$170 - $265

Train, bus, drive  •  31 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Kolari 269
  2. Take the bus from Kolari rautatieasema to Muonion Matkahuolto
  3. Take the bus from Muonion Matkahuolto to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P
  4. Drive from Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P to Nordkjosbotn
  5. Take the bus from Nordkjosbotn to Bjerkvik 100
  6. Take the bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst

Ferry, carferry, train, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the carferry from Tallinn to Stockholm
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Narvik station
  4. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$347 - $656

Drive  •  18 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lofoten 929.3 miles

$240 - $360

Bus, drive  •  30 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Ooppera to Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri
  2. Drive from Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri to Bodø ferjekai
  3. Take the bus from Bodø ferjekai to Moskenes ferjekai
  4. Take the bus from Moskenes kai to Lyngvær øst

$307 - $432

Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Lofoten is 1018 km. The road distance is 1486.9 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lofoten without a car is to ferry and carferry and train and bus which takes 2 days 0 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lofoten, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Helsinki Airport to Svolvaer Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lofoten is 1487 km. It takes approximately 18 h 58 min to drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lofoten.

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Norwegian Air International, Finnair, Air Baltic and two other airlines offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Svolvaer Airport.

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There are 131+ hotels available in Lofoten. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lofoten.
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  • Distance: 636.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 43 min

What companies run services between Helsinki Airport (HEL), Finland and Lofoten, Norway?

Finnair, Widerøe and three other airlines fly from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lofoten 4 times a day.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Evenes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Evenes via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Evenes via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $2,500
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $2,500
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Stockholm, Trondheim
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $2,500
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $2,500
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Oslo, Trondheim
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $2,500
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $2,500
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Oslo, Tromso
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $2,500
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Bergen, Bodo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Oslo, Bodo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Riga, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Bergen, Bodo
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Oslo, Bodo
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Riga, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Bergen, Bodo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Riga, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Oslo, Bodo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Svolvaer via Riga, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Helsinki to Leknes via Riga, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Bergen
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Helsinki to Stokmarknes via Riga, Oslo
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Evenes via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Evenes via Stockholm, Bergen
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Bodo via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $2,600
Flights from Helsinki to Bardufoss via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Helsinki to Bardufoss via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Narvik station
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$22 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
2nd Class Refundable
$35 - $50
1st Class Refundable
$50 - $70
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Narvik station
Ave. Duration
18 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$110 - $160
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$190 - $260
2nd Class Refundable
$190 - $270
1st Class Refundable
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Harstad/Narvik lufthavn to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Bodø ferjekai to Moskenes ferjekai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Moskenes kai to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Bardufoss sentrum to Bjerkvik
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Nordkjosbotn to Bjerkvik
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Uusitalo Pekka Utria
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Kolari rautatieasema to Muonion Matkahuolto
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi
Liikenne Lohiniva Oy
Website
lohiniva.fi
Bus from Kolari rautatieasema to Muonion Matkahuolto
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
lohiniva.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Muonion Matkahuolto to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
J. Vainion Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 2 777330
Email
tilausajot@vainionliikenne.fi
Website
vainionliikenne.fi
Bus from Ooppera to Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $35
Schedules at
vainionliikenne.fi
Ferry operators
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Ferry from Bodø sentrumsterminalen kai to Svolvær hurtigbåtkai
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Eckeroline
Ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
eckeroline.fi
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$219
Vehicle
$225
Cabin
$277
Other operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Taxi from Pajala busstation to Gällivare C/Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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