There are 6 ways to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi by plane, bus, train, night train 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 to Rovaniemi, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Rovaniemi (RVN) HEL - RVN
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemen lentoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema

$69 - $280

5 alternative options

Fly to Kuusamo, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Kuusamo (KAO) HEL - KAO
  2. Take the bus from Kuusamo linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema

Train, night train  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi Intercity / ...
  2. Take the night train from Rovaniemi to Kemijärvi Intercity

$90 - $132

Bus  •  15 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 linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema Rovaniemi linja-autoasema - Kemijärven linja-autoasema / ...

$139 - $191

Night train  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the night train from Helsinki to Kemijärvi 265

$85 - $130

Drive  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Kemijärvi 569.4 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Kemijärvi, Finland?

You can take a bus from Helsinki to Kemijärvi via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema in around 15 h 20 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Helsinki to Kuusamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Rovaniemi to Kemijärvi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Helsinki to Kemijärvi
Ave. Duration
14 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Mollarin Linjat
Phone
+358 (0)16-821 164
Email
info@mollarinlinjat.fi
Website
mollarinlinjat.fi
Bus from Rovaniemen lentoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
Mollarin Linjat
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
Mollarin Linjat
Jbus Oy
Phone
+358 40 0291582
Website
jbus.fi
Bus from Rovaniemen lentoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
Jbus Oy
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
Jbus Oy
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki
Phone
+358 (0)8 868 1222
Email
saapunki@rukataksi.fi
Website
rukataksi.fi
Bus from Kuusamo linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki
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
$120 - $170
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Liikenne-Peltoperä Oy
Phone
+358 40 5445233
Email
liikenne-peltopera@pp.inet.fi
Website
personal.inet.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Liikenne-Peltoperä Oy

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Helsinki to Kemijärvi?

The distance between Helsinki and Kemijärvi is 738 km. The road distance is 911 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi?

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi is to night train which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 14 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi?

The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 47 min and costs 55€ - 230€.

Is there a direct train between Helsinki and Kemijärvi?

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Helsinki and arriving at Kemijärvi. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Helsinki and Kemijärvi?

No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki to Kemijärvi. However, there are services departing from Hki linja-autoasema and arriving at Kemijärven linja-autoasema via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi?

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi, including transfers.