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There are 8 ways to get from Ivalo to Lofoten by bus, night bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  20h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema 912 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Poromiehentie 4 P to Pello SEO
  3. Take the bus from Pello Pellohallen to Kiruna busstation 53
  4. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Narvik busstation 91
  5. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$143 - $207

7 alternative options

Night bus, train, bus  •  25h 29m

  1. Take the night bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
  2. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi 274 / ...
  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

$162 - $256

Bus, train  •  25h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema 912 / ...
  2. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi 274 / ...
  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

$152 - $259

Bus, ferry  •  2 days 12h

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

$827 - $989

Drive  •  13h 3m

  1. Drive from Ivalo to Lofoten 579 miles

$150 - $230

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

  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

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

  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

$610 - $1,106

Bus to Lakselv, fly to Stokmarknes, bus  •  12h 47m

  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 cheapest way to get from Ivalo to Lofoten is to bus which costs 120€ - 180€ and takes 20h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Ivalo to Lofoten is to bus and fly which costs 150€ - 470€ and takes 12h 47m.

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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 train and bus which takes 25h 29m and costs 140€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 20h 58m 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 6h and has one stopover.

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

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Widerøe offers flights from Lakselv Airport to Leknes Airport.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Lofoten. Prices start at $110 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: 20h 58m

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

You can take a bus from Ivalo to Lofoten via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema, Poromiehentie 4 P, Pello SEO, Pello Pellohallen, Kiruna busstation, Narvik bussterminal, and Lyngvær øst in around 20h 58m.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Lakselv to Leknes via Tromso
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Kirkenes to Stokmarknes via Tromso
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Lakselv to Stokmarknes via Tromso
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
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
7h 34m
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
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
4h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Poromiehentie 4 P to Pello SEO
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Rovaniemi bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Ivalo, Rantatien th to Porsanger Vertshus
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$51 - $56
Website
Snelandia
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koivistonauto.fi
Bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
koivistonauto.fi
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Pello Pellohallen to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
ltr.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Narvik busstation
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
ltr.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
ltr.se
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Kiruna Busstation to Narvik bussterminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Skagen kryss to Svolvær sentrum
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Phone
+358 16 312020
Website
pikakuljetus.com
Night bus from Rantatien th to Rovaniemi Rautatieasema piha
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Pasvikturist AS
Phone
(+47) 78 99 50 80
Email
firmapost@pasvikturist.no
Website
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Hurtigruten
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$432
Schedules at
pasvikturist.no
Book at
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
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
3h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$400 - $430
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
Book at
visitinari.fi
Bus from Ivalo to Kirkenes Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
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 6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$390 - $550
Website
Hurtigruten

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