There are 5 ways to get from Helsinki to Sodankylä by plane, night bus, bus, 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.

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Fly to Rovaniemi, night bus  •  4 h 59 min

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

$71 - $287

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Fly to Ivalo, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Ivalo (IVL) HEL - IVL
  2. Take the bus from Ivalon lentoasema to Sodankylä linja-autoasema

$90 - $474

Train, night bus  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Sodankylä linja-autoasema Rovaniemi linja-autoasema - Ivalo MH

$96 - $140

Train, bus  •  13 h 1 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 Sodankylä linja-autoasema 912 / ...

$114 - $170

Drive  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Sodankylä 596.3 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Sodankylä is to train and night bus which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 10 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Sodankylä is to fly and night bus which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Sodankylä is 810 km. The road distance is 954.1 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Helsinki to Sodankylä, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Helsinki to Sodankylä. However, you can take the train to Helsinki Lentoasema, take the walk to Helsinki airport, fly to Rovaniemi, take the walk to Rovaniemen lentoasema, then take the night bus to Sodankylä. Alternatively, you can take the train to Helsinki Lentoasema, take the walk to Helsinki airport, fly to Ivalo, take the walk to Ivalon lentoasema, then take the bus to Sodankylä.

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 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 Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
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
Train from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Night bus from Rovaniemen lentoasema to Sodankylä linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
Night bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha to Sodankylä linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Ivalon lentoasema to Sodankylä linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
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
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Sodankylä linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
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
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Phone
+358 16 312020
Website
pikakuljetus.com
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Sodankylä linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $28
Schedules at
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Rovaniemi bussterminal to Sodankylä bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Snelandia

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