There are 8 ways to get from Ivalo to Lofoten by bus, night bus, train, taxi, ferry, car or plane

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

Bus  •  23 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Peuratien th to Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne
  2. Take the bus from Karasjok bussterminal to Alta sentrum 60
  3. Take the bus from Alta sentrum to Sandvikeidet E8 150
  4. Take the bus from Sandvikeidet E8 to Bjerkvik 100
  5. Take the bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst

$193 - $244

Cheapest option

Bus to Lakselv, fly to Leknes, bus  •  13 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Porsanger Vertshus
  2. Fly from Lakselv (LKL) to Leknes (LKN) LKL - LKN
  3. Take the bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst

$158 - $460

6 alternative options

Night bus, bus, train  •  24 h 31 min

  1. Take the night bus from Hotelli Ivalo E to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
  3. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation 20 / ...
  4. Take the train from Luleå Centralstation to Narvik station
  5. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$172 - $254

Bus, train, taxi  •  25 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Rovaniemi bussterminal 912 / ...
  2. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi 416 / ...
  3. Take the taxi from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå Airport 711
  4. Take the train from Luleå Centralstation to Narvik station
  5. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$178 - $263

Bus, ferry  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Hurtigruten
  2. Take the ferry from Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai to Svolvær Hurtigrutekai Bergen-Trondheim-Bodø-Tromsø-Kirkenes

$828 - $990

Drive  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Ivalo to Lofoten 579 miles

$150 - $230

Bus to Kirkenes, fly to Stokmarknes, bus  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Airport
  2. Fly from Kirkenes (KKN) to Stokmarknes (SKN) KKN - SKN
  3. Take the bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum

$611 - $1,107

Bus to Lakselv, fly to Stokmarknes, bus  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Porsanger Vertshus
  2. Fly from Lakselv (LKL) to Stokmarknes (SKN) LKL - SKN
  3. Take the bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum

$181 - $531

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ivalo and Lofoten is 545 km. The road distance is 926.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ivalo to Lofoten without a car is to night bus and bus and train which takes 24 h 31 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 23 h 28 min to get from Ivalo to Lofoten, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Lakselv Airport to Leknes Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ivalo to Lofoten is 926 km. It takes approximately 13 h 3 min to drive from Ivalo to Lofoten.

Get driving directions

Widerøe offers flights from Lakselv Airport to Leknes Airport.

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There are 131+ hotels available in Lofoten. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ivalo to Lofoten.
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  • Distance: 340.7 miles
  • Duration: 23 h 28 min

What companies run services between Ivalo, Finland and Lofoten, Norway?

You can take a bus from Ivalo to Lofoten via Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne, Karasjok bussterminal, Alta sentrum, Sandvikeidet E8, Bjerkvik, and Lyngvær øst in around 23 h 28 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Lakselv to Leknes via Tromso
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Kirkenes to Stokmarknes via Tromso
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Lakselv to Stokmarknes via Tromso
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Luleå Centralstation to Narvik station
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$60 - $85
2nd Class Refundable
$60 - $85
1st Class Refundable
$85 - $120
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Peuratien th to Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Kari G Oy
Phone
+358 16 7155913
Website
hinauspalvelukarig.fi
Bus from Peuratien th to Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schesules at
Kari G Oy
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Karasjok bussterminal to Alta sentrum
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $49
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Rovaniemi bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $70
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Porsanger Vertshus
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$51 - $56
Website
Snelandia
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Alta sentrum to Sandvikeidet E8
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Sandvikeidet E8 to Bjerkvik
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Phone
+358 16 312020
Website
pikakuljetus.com
Night bus from Hotelli Ivalo E to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
Pasvikturist AS
Phone
(+47) 78 99 50 80
Email
firmapost@pasvikturist.no
Website
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Hurtigruten
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$432
Schedules at
pasvikturist.no
Book at
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$432
Schedules at
pasvikturist.no
Book at
pasvikturist.no
VisitInari.fi
Website
visitinari.fi
Bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Hurtigruten
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$400 - $430
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
Book at
visitinari.fi
Bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$380 - $400
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
Book at
visitinari.fi
Ferry operators
Hurtigruten
Phone
+442031 317 799
Website
hurtigruten.com
Ferry from Kirkenes Hurtigrutekai to Svolvær Hurtigrutekai
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$390 - $550
Schedules at
hurtigruten.com
Other operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Taxi from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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