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  •  5 h 4 min

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

Cheapest option

Night train  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the night train from Helsinki to Kemijärvi 265

$80 - $120

4 alternative options

Fly to Kuusamo, bus  •  6 h 40 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  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Rovaniemi to Kemijärvi 265

$86 - $127

Train, bus  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Oulu 47 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
  3. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema

$112 - $161

Drive  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Kemijärvi 569.4 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi is to night train which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 14 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi is to train and night train which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 10 h 4 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Kemijärvi is 738 km. The road distance is 911.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Helsinki to Kemijärvi, including transfers.

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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.

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

There is no direct connection from Helsinki to Kemijärvi. However, you can take the train to Helsinki Lentoasema, take the walk to Helsinki airport, fly to Rovaniemi, take the walk to Lentotie, then take the bus to Kemijärvi. Alternatively, you can take the train to Helsinki Lentoasema, take the walk to Helsinki airport, fly to Kuusamo, take the taxi to Kuusamo linja-autoasema, then take the bus to Kemijärvi.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Helsinki to Kuusamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 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
7 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Rovaniemi to Kemijärvi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Helsinki to Kemijärvi
Ave. Duration
14 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Jbus Oy
Phone
+358 40 0291582
Website
jbus.fi
Bus from Lentotie to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Jbus Oy
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times 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
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Mollarin Linjat
Phone
+358 (0)16-821 164
Email
info@mollarinlinjat.fi
Website
mollarinlinjat.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
Mollarin Linjat

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