There are 5 ways to get from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 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.

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Fly  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Rovaniemi (RVN) HEL - RVN

$54 - $267

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Train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...

$75 - $110

Bus Koskilinjat Oy  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Ooppera to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema Hki linja-autoasema - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$110 - $160

Bus Onni Bus  •  13 h 15 min

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

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 515.7 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Rovaniemi is to train which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Rovaniemi is to fly which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 45€ - 230€.

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The distance between Helsinki and Rovaniemi is 705 km. The road distance is 825 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Helsinki to Rovaniemi, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ooppera and arriving at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Helsinki and arriving at Rovaniemi. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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

Finnair and Norwegian Air International fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 5 times a day. Alternatively, Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 7 h 54 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
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)
Bus operators
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Ooppera to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
13 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
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
$110 - $160
Schedules at
eskelisen.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 - $29
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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