There are 5 ways to get from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Jyväskylä to Kuopio 49 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kuopio to Rovaniemi 711

$62 - $100

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Bus, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Jyväskylä Matkakeskus 1 to Kuopio linja-autoasema 8272 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kuopio to Rovaniemi 711

$70 - $110

Drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi 349.6 miles

$75 - $120

Fly from Jyvaskyla  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Jyvaskyla (JYV) to Rovaniemi (RVN) JYV - RVN

$223 - $771

Train, train to Helsinki, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Jyväskylä to Tampere
  2. Take the train from Tampere to Tikkurila
  3. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Rovaniemi (RVN) HEL - RVN

$88 - $317

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The cheapest way to get from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi is to train which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi is to fly which costs 190€ - 700€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from Jyväskylä and arriving at Rovaniemi via Kuopio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

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The distance between Jyväskylä and Rovaniemi is 474 km. The road distance is 559.4 km.

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The best way to get from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi without a car is to train which takes 9 h 20 min and costs 50€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 20 min to get from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi, including transfers.

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Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Jyväskylä station.

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The best way to get from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi is to train which takes 9 h 20 min and costs 50€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 190€ - 700€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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There is no direct flight from Jyvaskyla Airport to Rovaniemi Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Rovaniemi station.

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Map of how to get from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi.
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  • Distance: 296 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 20 min

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

You can take a train from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi via Kuopio in around 9 h 20 min. Alternatively, Finnair flies from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi twice daily.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Jyvaskyla to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Jyvaskyla to Rovaniemi via Kokkola/Pietarsaari, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Jyväskylä to Kuopio
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kuopio to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Jyväskylä to Tampere
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Koivuranta Oy
Phone
(014) 552 551
Email
mail@koivuranta.fi
Website
koivuranta.fi
Bus from Jyväskylä Matkakeskus 1 to Kuopio linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
Koivuranta Oy

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Yes, the driving distance between Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi is 559 km. It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to drive from Jyväskylä to Rovaniemi.

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Finnair offers flights from Jyvaskyla Airport to Rovaniemi Airport.

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There are 296+ hotels available in Rovaniemi. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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