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There are 6 ways to get from Helsinki to Inari by plane, train, bus, night train, night bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Ivalo (IVL) HEL - IVL

$102 - $473

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki asema to Rovaniemi Hki - Roi / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Inari P Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha - Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne

$119 - $178

Train, bus via Oulu asema  •  15 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki asema to Oulu asema
  2. Take the train from Oulu asema to Rovaniemi 711 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Hotell Inari 912 / ...

$148 - $199

Train, bus via Oulainen ras/Mh  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki asema to Oulainen 25 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oulainen ras/Mh to Linja-autoasema T
  3. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema 10
  4. Take the bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Hotell Inari 912 / ...

Night train, night bus  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Take the night train from Pasila Autojuna-Asema to Rovaniemi 267
  2. Take the night bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Ivalo MH Rovaniemi linja-autoasema - Ivalo MH

$121 - $186

Drive  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Inari 720 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Inari is to train and bus which costs 100€ - 160€ and takes 14 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Inari is to fly which costs 85€ - 420€ and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Inari is 976 km. The road distance is 1152 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Inari without a car is to train and bus which takes 14 h 49 min and costs 100€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Helsinki to Inari, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Ivalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Inari is 1152 km. It takes approximately 13 h 56 min to drive from Helsinki to Inari.

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Norwegian Air International and Finnair offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Ivalo Airport.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Inari. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to bus which takes 27 min and costs 6€ - 7€.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Inari.
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  • Distance: 610.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Inari, Lapland, Finland?

Norwegian Air International and Finnair fly from Helsinki to Inari 5 times a day.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki asema to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki asema to Oulu asema
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu asema to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki asema to Oulainen
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Pasila Autojuna-Asema to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Inari P
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Hotelli Inari
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Hotell Inari
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
Snelandia
Lesonen&Wiman Oy
Phone
045 2000088
Email
info@lewilines.fi
Website
lewilines.fi
Bus from Oulainen ras/Mh to Linja-autoasema T
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
lewilines.fi
Kutilan Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 16 364300
Website
kutilan.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
Kutilan Liikenne Oy
Ketosen Liikenne
Phone
040 507 0312
Email
kemijarvi@ketosenliikenne.inet. en
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koivistonauto.fi
Night bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Ivalo MH
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
koivistonauto.fi

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