There are 5 ways to get from Kiruna to Luleå by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Kiruna station to Luleå Centralstation Norrtåg / ...

$27 - $75

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Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Luleå busstation 10

$30 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Kiruna to Luleå 214 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Kiruna  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Kiruna (KRN) to Lulea (LLA) KRN - LLA

$126 - $616

Bus to Pajala, fly  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Erkheikki väg 395
  2. Fly from Pajala (PJA) to Lulea (LLA) PJA - LLA

$66 - $348

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kiruna busstation station and arriving at Luleå busstation station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kiruna station station and arriving at Luleå Centralstation station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Kiruna and Luleå is 266 km. The road distance is 342.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kiruna to Luleå without a car is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs .

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The train from Kiruna station to Luleå Centralstation takes 3 h 33 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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

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Kiruna to Luleå train services, operated by Tågkompaniet, arrive at Kiruna station.

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The best way to get from Kiruna to Luleå is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 10 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kiruna Airport to Lulea Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Kiruna to Luleå.
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  • Distance: 166.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between Kiruna, Sweden and Luleå, Sweden?

Tågkompaniet operates a train from Kiruna to Luleå 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 33 min. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Länstrafiken operates a bus from Kiruna to Luleå once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kiruna to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Kiruna to Lulea via Umea, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Kiruna to Lulea via Stockholm, Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Johnsons Air
Flights from Pajala to Lulea
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kiruna to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
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
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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
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 - $85
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Erkheikki väg 395
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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Kiruna to Luleå train services, operated by Tågkompaniet, arrive at Luleå Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kiruna to Luleå is 342 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Kiruna to Luleå.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Kiruna Airport to Lulea Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Luleå. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kiruna to Kiruna Airport is to line 552 bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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