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There are 3 ways to get from Kiruna to Kemi by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 53

$39 - $54

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Kiruna station to Luleå Centralstation 93 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...

$51 - $105

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Kiruna to Kemi 241.5 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Kiruna to Kemi is to bus which costs 340 kr - 490 kr and takes 7 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiruna to Kemi is to drive which costs 490 kr - 750 kr and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kiruna station to Kemi. However, there are services departing from Kiruna busstation and arriving at Kemin rautatieasema via Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 6 min.

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The distance between Kiruna and Kemi is 303 km. The road distance is 386.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kiruna to Kemi without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 6 min and costs 340 kr - 490 kr.

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Kiruna to Kemi, including transfers.

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Kiruna to Kemi bus services, operated by Länstrafiken, arrive at Kiruna busstation.

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Kiruna to Kemi bus services, operated by Länstrafiken, arrive at Haparanda/Tornio RC station.

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Kemi is 1 h ahead of Kiruna. It is currently 12:01 PM in Kiruna and 1:01 PM in Kemi.

Yes, the driving distance between Kiruna to Kemi is 386 km. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from Kiruna to Kemi.

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  • Distance: 189.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 6 min

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

Länstrafiken operates a bus from Kiruna to Kemi once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 55 min.

Train operators
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
Twice 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 - $90
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
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
Website
ltr.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
ltr.se

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