There are 4 ways to get from Kiruna to Rovaniemi by 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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Bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 53
  2. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema Kemin linja-autoasema - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema / ...

$51 - $76

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Train, bus  •  9 h 29 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 bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Hallituskatu 22

$68 - $126

Train, bus via Kemi  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Kiruna station to Luleå Notviken station
  2. Take the bus from Luleå universitet Aurorum to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kemi to Rovaniemi 711 / ...

$101 - $129

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Kiruna to Rovaniemi 211.8 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Kiruna to Rovaniemi is to drive which costs 420 kr - 650 kr and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiruna to Rovaniemi is to drive which takes 4 h 41 min and costs 420 kr - 650 kr.

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The distance between Kiruna and Rovaniemi is 281 km. The road distance is 339 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to get from Kiruna to Rovaniemi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kiruna to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from Kiruna busstation and arriving at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema via Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 53 min.

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

You can take a bus from Kiruna to Rovaniemi via Haparanda/Tornio RC and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus in around 8 h 53 min.

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
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Train from Kiruna station to Luleå Notviken station
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Kiruna station to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$28 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $60
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $65
1st Class Refundable
$60 - $90
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 - $25
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå universitet Aurorum to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Rajalinjat Oy
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Hallituskatu 22
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi

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