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There are 5 ways to get from Ivalo to Kuusamo by bus, night bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Liikuntakeskus E Rovaniemi linja-autoasema - Kuusamo linja-autoasema

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Fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Ivalo (IVL) to Kuusamo (KAO) IVL - KAO

$176 - $883

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Bus via Sodankylä linja-autoasema  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Rantatien th to Sodankylä linja-autoasema 912 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sodankylä linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
  3. Take the bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Kuusamo linja-autoasema

Night bus, bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha Ivalo MH - Lapin keskussairaala piha
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema I to Liikuntakeskus E Rovaniemi linja-autoasema - Kuusamo linja-autoasema

Drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Ivalo to Kuusamo 254.2 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Ivalo to Kuusamo is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ivalo to Kuusamo is to fly which costs 150€ - 800€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ivalo to Kuusamo. However, there are services departing from Rantatien th and arriving at Liikuntakeskus E via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 32 min.

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The distance between Ivalo and Kuusamo is 308 km. The road distance is 406.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ivalo to Kuusamo without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Ivalo to Kuusamo, including transfers.

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Ivalo to Kuusamo bus services, operated by J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy, depart from Rantatien th station.

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The best way to get from Ivalo to Kuusamo is to bus which takes 7 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 150€ - 800€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ivalo Airport to Kuusamo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Ivalo to Kuusamo bus services, operated by Koillismaan Liikenne Oy, arrive at Liikuntakeskus E station.

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Map of how to get from Ivalo to Kuusamo.
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  • Distance: 192.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 32 min

What companies run services between Ivalo, Finland and Kuusamo, Finland?

You can take a bus from Ivalo to Kuusamo via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema in around 7 h 32 min. Alternatively, Finnair and Norwegian Air International fly from Ivalo to Kuusamo twice daily.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Ivalo to Kuusamo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Bus operators
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Sodankylä linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Rovaniemi bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Sodankylä bussterminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Website
Snelandia
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koivistonauto.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
koivistonauto.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Sodankylä linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
koivistonauto.fi
Koillismaan Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 40 7569095
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Liikuntakeskus E
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi Rautatieasema I to Liikuntakeskus E
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 Sodankylä linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki
Bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Kuusamo linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki
Liikenne-Peltoperä Oy
Phone
+358 40 5445233
Email
liikenne-peltopera@pp.inet.fi
Website
personal.inet.fi
Bus from Sodankylä linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Liikenne-Peltoperä Oy
Mollarin Linjat
Phone
+358 (0)16-821 164
Email
info@mollarinlinjat.fi
Website
mollarinlinjat.fi
Bus from Sodankylä linja-autoasema to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
Mollarin Linjat
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Phone
+358 16 312020
Website
pikakuljetus.com
Night bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy

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Yes, the driving distance between Ivalo to Kuusamo is 407 km. It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to drive from Ivalo to Kuusamo.

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Norwegian Air International and Finnair offer flights from Ivalo Airport to Kuusamo Airport.

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There are 522+ hotels available in Kuusamo. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ivalo to Ivalo Airport is to bus which takes 6 min and costs 4€ - 6€.

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