There are 6 ways to get from Linköping to Kiruna by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

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Train, fly to Kiruna  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  2. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Kiruna (KRN) ARN - KRN

$118 - $379

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Bus, night bus  •  25 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen 601 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  3. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Kiruna busstation 53

$112 - $179

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Train, fly to Gallivare  •  17 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  2. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Gallivare (GEV) ARN - GEV
  3. Take the train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna station

$140 - $470

Train  •  18 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation SJ InterCity / ...
  2. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Kiruna station SJ Nattåg Arctic Circle

$115 - $286

Bus  •  25 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen 601 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Storuman station
  3. Take the bus from Storuman station to Gällivare C/Resecentrum 45
  4. Take the bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna busstation 10 / ...

$114 - $162

Drive  •  16 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Linköping to Kiruna 893.8 miles

$200 - $300

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No, there is no direct bus from Linköping to Kiruna station. However, there are services departing from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal and arriving at Kiruna busstation via Stockholm Cityterminalen, Storuman station and Gällivare C/Resecentrum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Linköping station to Kiruna station. However, there are services departing from Linköping Centralstation and arriving at Kiruna station via Stockholm Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 10 min.

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The distance between Linköping and Kiruna is 1075 km. The road distance is 1430 km.

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The best way to get from Linköping to Kiruna without a car is to train which takes 18 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Linköping to Kiruna, including transfers.

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Linköping to Kiruna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal station.

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Linköping to Kiruna train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Linköping Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Linköping to Kiruna is to train which takes 18 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 25 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Kiruna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Linköping to Kiruna.
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  • Distance: 671.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Linköping to Kiruna via Stockholm Centralstation in around 18 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Linköping to Kiruna via Stockholm Cityterminalen, Storuman station, and Gällivare C/Resecentrum in around 25 h 40 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Kiruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Kiruna via Umea
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gallivare via Arvidsjaur
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Kiruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$21 - $29
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
2nd Class Refundable
$30 - $50
1st Class Refundable
$45 - $65
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $17
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$18 - $25
2nd Class Refundable
$18 - $26
1st Class Refundable
$24 - $35
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Kiruna station
Ave. Duration
15 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$100 - $150
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$170 - $230
2nd Class Refundable
$170 - $240
1st Class Refundable
$250 - $350
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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Snälltåget
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Blåklintsbuss
Website
blaklintsbuss.se
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Blåklintsbuss
Lapplandspilen
Website
lapplandspilen.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Storuman station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Storuman station to Gällivare C/Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Gällivare C/Resecentrum to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Tapanis Buss
Phone
0922-129 55
Email
info@tapanis.se
Website
tapanis.se
Night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
Tapanis Buss

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Linköping to Kiruna train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Kiruna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Linköping to Kiruna is 1430 km. It takes approximately 16 h 6 min to drive from Linköping to Kiruna.

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

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There are 27+ hotels available in Kiruna. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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