There are 6 ways to get from Helsinki to Inari by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 56 min

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

$101 - $474

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  14 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Hotell Inari 912 / ...

$119 - $173

Train, bus via Inari P  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Inari P Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha - Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne

$119 - $178

Bus Koskilinjat Oy  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema Hki linja-autoasema - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Hotell Inari 912 / ...

$158 - $223

Bus via Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Viikki to Linja-autoasema T
  2. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema I
  3. Take the bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Inari P

Drive  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Inari 720 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Inari is to train and bus which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 14 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Inari is to fly which takes 3 h 56 min and costs 85€ - 410€.

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

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Helsinki to Inari, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki to Inari. However, there are services departing from Hki linja-autoasema and arriving at Hotell Inari via Rovaniemi bussterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 20 min.

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

Finnair and Norwegian Air International fly from Helsinki to Inari once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Helsinki to Inari via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema and Rovaniemi bussterminal in around 19 h 20 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Snelandia
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Hotell Inari
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
snelandia.no
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
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 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 Hki linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
Onni Bus
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Viikki to Linja-autoasema T
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Kutilan Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 16 364300
Website
kutilan.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema I
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Kutilan Liikenne Oy

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