There are 6 ways to get from Kiruna to Helsinki by plane, car ferry, bus, train or car

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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Fly to Helsinki  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Kiruna (KRN) to Helsinki (HEL) KRN - HEL

$103 - $442

5 alternative options

Fly to Tallinn, car ferry  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Kiruna (KRN) to Tallinn (TLL) KRN - TLL
  2. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$128 - $545

Bus, train  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 53
  2. Take the train from Kemi to Helsinki 22 / ...

$103 - $151

Train, bus  •  16 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Kiruna station to Luleå Centralstation
  2. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kemi to Helsinki 22 / ...

$115 - $201

Bus, train via Huittinen linja-autoasema  •  20 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 53
  2. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Linja-autoasema T
  3. Take the train from Oulu to Tampere 28 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Keskustori to Huittinen linja-autoasema
  5. Take the bus from Huittinen linja-autoasema to Hki linja-autoasema

$140 - $198

Drive  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Kiruna to Helsinki 685.1 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Kiruna to Helsinki is to bus and train which costs 900 kr - 1400 kr and takes 15 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiruna to Helsinki is to fly which costs 900 kr - 4100 kr and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The distance between Kiruna and Helsinki is 884 km. The road distance is 1096.1 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Kiruna to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Helsinki is Helsinki (HEL) Airport which is 16.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Tallinn (TLL) (84.1 km), Turku (TKU) (151.3 km), Tampere (TMP) (156.4 km) and Jyvaskyla (JYV) (251.6 km).

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Map of how to get from Kiruna to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 552.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between Kiruna, Sweden and Helsinki, Finland?

Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from Kiruna to Helsinki every 4 hours.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Umea, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Kiruna to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Kiruna to Tallinn via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kiruna to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kiruna to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Kiruna to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Tampere
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
www.vr.fi
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Kiruna station to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Kiruna station to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$27 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $60
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $65
1st Class Refundable
$60 - $85
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Linja-autoasema T
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Linja-autoasema T
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Satakunnan Liikenne Oy
Website
satakunnanliikenne.fi
Bus from Keskustori to Huittinen linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
Satakunnan Liikenne Oy
Bus from Huittinen linja-autoasema to Hki linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$32 - $36
Schedules at
Satakunnan Liikenne Oy
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$41 - $42
Vehicle
$42 - $43
Cabin
$53
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