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There are 8 ways to get from Helsinki to Ranua by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Oulu 27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Ranua I 10 / ...

$81 - $118

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Bus  •  11h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki - Kamppi to Oulu F4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Ranua I 10 / ...

$43 - $63

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Train, bus via Oulu asema  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki asema to Oulu asema Hki - Ol
  2. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Ranua I 10 / ...

$81 - $119

Bus via Töölön tulli  •  16h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Meilahti, Töölön tulli to Oulu F8
  2. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Ranua I 10 / ...

$53 - $81

Drive  •  9h 23m

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Ranua 484.3 miles

$100 - $160

Fly to Rovaniemi, bus  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Rovaniemi (RVN) HEL - RVN
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemen lentoasema to Ranua P

Fly to Oulu, bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Oulu (OUL) HEL - OUL
  2. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Ranua I

$61 - $180

Fly to Kuusamo, bus  •  7h 26m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Kuusamo (KAO) HEL - KAO
  2. Take the bus from Kitkantie, Katekeetantie to Posion matkahuolto, Ingan tupa
  3. Take the bus from Posion matkahuolto, Ingan tupa to Ranua P

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Ranua is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 11h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Ranua is to fly and bus which costs 50€ - 160€ and takes 6h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki to Ranua. However, there are services departing from Helsinki - Kamppi and arriving at Ranua I via Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 25m.

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The distance between Helsinki and Ranua is 645 km. The road distance is 774.9 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Ranua without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 39m and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 8h 39m to get from Helsinki to Ranua, including transfers.

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Helsinki to Ranua bus services, operated by Onni Bus, depart from Helsinki - Kamppi station.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Rovaniemi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Helsinki to Ranua bus services, operated by Kutilan Liikenne Oy, arrive at Ranua I station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Ranua is 775 km. It takes approximately 9h 23m to drive from Helsinki to Ranua.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Ranua.
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  • Distance: 403.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 39m

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

You can take a bus from Helsinki to Ranua via Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri in around 11h 25m.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Helsinki to Kuusamo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki asema to Oulu asema
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Kutilan Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 16 364300
Website
kutilan.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Ranua I
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
Kutilan Liikenne Oy
Bus from Rovaniemen lentoasema to Ranua P
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Kutilan Liikenne Oy
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Ranua I
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Onni Bus
Phone
+358 600 02010
Email
info@onnibus.com
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Helsinki - Kamppi to Oulu
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Bus from Meilahti, Töölön tulli to Oulu
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Koillismaan Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 40 7569095
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Kitkantie, Katekeetantie to Posion matkahuolto, Ingan tupa
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki
Phone
+358 (0)8 868 1222
Email
saapunki@rukataksi.fi
Website
rukataksi.fi
Bus from Posion matkahuolto, Ingan tupa to Ranua P
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki

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

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There are 20+ hotels available in Ranua. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to train which takes 32m and costs 2€ - 9€.

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