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There are 5 ways to get from Karesuando to Umeå by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus, fly

  1. Take the bus from Karesuando busstation to Kiruna Flygplats E10
  2. Fly from Kiruna (KRN) to Umea (UME)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Karesuando busstation to Kiruna busstation
  2. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Luleå busstation
  3. Take the bus from Luleå Malmuddsviadukten to Umeå Busstation

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Karesuando busstation to Kiruna Radarn
  2. Take the train from Kiruna station to Umeå Centralstation

Bus via Kiruna

  1. Take the bus from Karesuando busstation to Kiruna Radarn
  2. Take the bus from Kiruna to Luleå
  3. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Umeå Busstation

Drive

  1. Drive from Karesuando to Umeå

Karesuando to Umeå by bus and train

The journey time between Karesuando and Umeå is around 19h and covers a distance of around 714 km. This includes an average layover time of around 8h 41m. The fastest journey normally takes 19h. Operated by Länstrafiken Norrbotten, Kiruna Stadstrafik and Vy Nattåg, the Karesuando to Umeå service departs from Karesuando busstation and arrives in Umeå Centralstation. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
10h 19m
Layover time:
8h 41m
Total time:
19h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
19h
Journey distance:
714 km
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
50 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:40
Last service departs at:
06:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Karesuando to Umeå bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Karesuando to Umeå is to drive which costs 800 kr - 1200 kr and takes 7h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Karesuando to Umeå is to bus and fly which costs 1200 kr - 4300 kr and takes 4h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Karesuando station to Umeå station. However, there are services departing from Karesuando busstation and arriving at Umeå Busstation via Kiruna Radarn, Kiruna and Luleå busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 15m.

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The distance between Karesuando and Umeå is 522 km. The road distance is 680.4 km.

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The best way to get from Karesuando to Umeå without a car is to bus and train which takes 11h 10m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Karesuando to Umeå, including transfers.

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Karesuando to Umeå bus services, operated by Länstrafiken Norrbotten, depart from Karesuando busstation.

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The quickest flight from Kiruna Airport to Umea Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Karesuando to Umeå bus services, operated by Länstrafiken Västerbotten, arrive at Umeå Busstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Karesuando to Umeå is 680 km. It takes approximately 7h 46m to drive from Karesuando to Umeå.

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  • Distance: 522.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 47m

What companies run services between Karesuando, Sweden and Umeå, Sweden?

You can take a bus from Karesuando to Umeå via Kiruna Radarn, Kiruna, and Luleå busstation in around 13h 15m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kiruna to Umea
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
950 kr - 3900 kr
Train operators
Vy Nattåg
Phone
0771-444 111
Email
servicecenter@vy.se
Website
norrtag.se
Train from Kiruna station to Umeå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Vy Nattåg
Bus operators
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Phone
+46 926 756 80
Email
kundservice@ltnbd.se
Website
ltnbd.se
Bus from Karesuando busstation to Kiruna Flygplats E10
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
200 kr - 280 kr
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
200 kr - 280 kr
Bus from Karesuando busstation to Kiruna Radarn
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
200 kr - 280 kr
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
200 kr - 280 kr
Bus from Luleå busstation to Umeå Busstation
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
320 kr - 440 kr
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
320 kr - 440 kr
Bus from Karesuando busstation to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
210 kr - 290 kr
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
210 kr - 290 kr
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
430 kr - 600 kr
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
430 kr - 600 kr
Bus from Luleå Malmuddsviadukten to Umeå Busstation
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
410 kr - 600 kr
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
410 kr - 600 kr
The Arctic Route
Phone
+47 400 02 196
Email
post@thearcticroute.com
Website
thearcticroute.com
Bus from Kiruna to Luleå
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
thearcticroute.com
Länstrafiken Västerbotten
Phone
0771-100 110
Website
tabussen.nu
Bus from Luleå busstation to Umeå Busstation
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Länstrafiken Västerbotten

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