There are 9 ways to get from Lapland to Norway by bus, plane, train, night bus, night train, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Bus to Kirkenes, fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Inari to Kirkenes Airport
  2. Fly from Kirkenes (KKN) to Tromso (TOS) KKN - TOS

$417 - $617

Cheapest option

Bus, bus to Lakselv, fly  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Inari P to Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne
  2. Take the bus from Karasjok bussterminal to Lakselv lufthavn Banak
  3. Fly from Lakselv (LKL) to Tromso (TOS) LKL - TOS

$104 - $206

7 alternative options

Train to Oulu, fly  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Kemi to Oulu/Uleaborg
  2. Fly from Oulu (OUL) to Tromso (TOS) OUL - TOS

$154 - $501

Train, bus via Umeå Busstation  •  23 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi 416 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Umeå Busstation 20 / ...
  3. Take the train from Umeaa Central to Stockholm Central
  4. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Oslo S

$181 - $367

Train, bus Tapanis Buss  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi 416 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Stockholm Cityterminalen
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Oslo S

$151 - $272

Bus, night bus  •  26 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Stockholm Cityterminalen
  3. Take the night bus from Stockholm to Oslo 600

$125 - $205

Bus  •  26 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Stockholm Cityterminalen
  3. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Oslo Bussterminal 888 / ...

$150 - $235

Night train, car ferry, train  •  32 h 25 min

  1. Take the night train from Rovaniemi to Turku Satama 266
  2. Take the car ferry from Turku to Stockholm
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Oslo S 70

$290 - $458

Drive  •  17 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Rovaniemi to Oslo 859.4 miles

$220 - $330

What companies run services between Lapland, Finland and Norway?

You can take a bus from Rovaniemi to Oslo via Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus, Haparanda/Tornio RC, and Stockholm Cityterminalen in around 26 h 25 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Kirkenes to Tromso
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Kirkenes to Tromso via Alta
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Lakselv to Tromso
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
NextJet
Website
nextjet.se
Flights from Oulu to Tromso
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Oulu/Uleaborg
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Rovaniemi to Kemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Rovaniemi to Turku Satama
Ave. Duration
14 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
www.vr.fi
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Umeaa Central to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$65 - $90
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$110 - $150
2nd Class Refundable
$110 - $150
1st Class Refundable
$150 - $220
Train from Stockholm Central to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
www.sj.se
Train from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Bus operators
VisitInari.fi
Website
visitinari.fi
Bus from Inari to Kirkenes Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$330 - $360
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
Book at
visitinari.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Inari P to Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Kari G Oy
Phone
+358 16 7155913
Website
hinauspalvelukarig.fi
Bus from Inari P to Karigasniemi MH Pohjanrinne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schesules at
Kari G Oy
Boreal Buss AS
Phone
05 798
Email
post@boreal.no
Website
boreal.no
Bus from Karasjok bussterminal to Lakselv lufthavn Banak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
boreal.no
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Umeå Busstation
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Tapanis Buss
Website
tapanis.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $30
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Orajärven Bussit Oy
Phone
040 183 4373
Email
markku.myynti@orajarvenbussit.fi
Website
orajarvenbussit.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
Orajärven Bussit Oy
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Stockholm to Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Schedules at
nettbuss.se
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Turku to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$157
Vehicle
$161
Cabin
$198

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lapland to Norway?

The distance between Lapland and Norway is 1160 km. The road distance is 1375 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lapland to Norway?

The cheapest way to get from Lapland to Norway is to bus and fly which costs 85€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lapland to Norway?

The quickest way to get from Lapland to Norway is to bus and fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs 340€ - 550€.

Is there a direct bus between Lapland and Norway?

No, there is no direct bus from Lapland to Norway. However, there are services departing from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema and arriving at Oslo via Haparanda/Tornio RC and Stockholm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Lapland to Norway?

It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Lapland to Norway, including transfers.