There are 13 ways to get from London to Rovaniemi by plane, train, bus, taxi, car, car ferry, night bus or car train

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

Fly London Heathrow to Rovaniemi  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Rovaniemi (RVN) LHR - RVN

$220 - $795

Cheapest option

Fly London Gatwick to Rovaniemi  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Rovaniemi (RVN) LGW - RVN

$169 - $893

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Fly London Heathrow to Oulu, train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Oulu (OUL) LHR - OUL
  2. Take the train from Oulu to Rovaniemi

$233 - $358

Fly London Heathrow to Kuusamo, bus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Kuusamo (KAO) LHR - KAO
  2. Take the bus from Kuusamo linja-autoasema to Porokulma E

Fly London Heathrow to Kemi, train  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Kemi (KEM) LHR - KEM
  2. Take the train from Kemi to Rovaniemi

$230 - $807

Fly London Heathrow to Lulea, taxi, bus  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Lulea (LLA) LHR - LLA
  2. Take the taxi from Luleå Airport to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  3. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$236 - $347

Train, bus, drive, car ferry  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
  3. Take the bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation 073 / ...
  4. Drive from Helsingborg Centralstation to Stockholm
  5. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
  6. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...

$443 - $941

Train, bus, drive, car ferry via Tallinn  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
  3. Take the bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation 073 / ...
  4. Drive from Helsingborg Centralstation to Stockholm
  5. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
  6. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
  7. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...

$440 - $864

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from London to Dortmund N80 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Stockholm 073
  3. Take the night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  4. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$217 - $340

Bus, drive, car ferry, train  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from London to Dortmund N80 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Helsingborg 073
  3. Drive from Helsingborg to Kapellskär
  4. Take the car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
  5. Take the bus from Teersalo to Läntinen Pitkäkatu 203
  6. Take the train from Turku to Rovaniemi 933

$284 - $549

Bus, train  •  3 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Warsaw
  2. Take the bus from Warszawa to Saint Petersburg
  3. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki
  4. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...

$233 - $344

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  32 h 42 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rovaniemi

$607 - $844

Drive, car ferry  •  33 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rovaniemi

$461 - $710

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Rovaniemi is to fly and train which costs £170 - £280 and takes 10 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Rovaniemi is to fly which costs £120 - £700 and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between London and Rovaniemi is 1373 miles.

It takes approximately 10 h 24 min to get from London to Rovaniemi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema via Dortmund, Stockholm Cityterminalen and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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What companies run services between London, England and Rovaniemi, Finland?

Finnair, British Airways and Air France fly from London to Rovaniemi hourly.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Rovaniemi via Stockholm, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Rovaniemi via Oslo, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Rovaniemi via Copenhagen, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Oulu via Oslo, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Flights from London Heathrow to Oulu via Copenhagen, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Flights from London Heathrow to Kuusamo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $2,800
Flights from London Heathrow to Kuusamo via Tallinn, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Kuusamo via Oslo, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Kuusamo via Gothenburg, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Kemi via Helsinki, Kokkola/Pietarsaari
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Kemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Lulea via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Lulea via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Lulea via Copenhagen, Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Rovaniemi via Prague, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Rovaniemi via Edinburgh, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rovaniemi via Paris CDG, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Kuusamo via Paris CDG, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $2,800
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from London Gatwick to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Kuusamo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Turku to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
13 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Koillismaan Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 40 7569095
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Kuusamo linja-autoasema to Porokulma E
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
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
$75 - $110
Website
Tapanis Buss
Föli
Phone
+358 2 2624811
Website
foli.fi
Bus from Teersalo to Läntinen Pitkäkatu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
foli.fi
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from London Victoria Station to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
30 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
agat.eu
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
30 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Warszawa to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
34 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Ferry operators
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$187
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$104
Vehicle
$38
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$82
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$42
Vehicle
$31
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$237
Vehicle
$244
Cabin
$300
Car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$42 - $43
Vehicle
$43 - $44
Cabin
$54
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$379
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$106
Passenger
$379
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Passenger
$99
Vehicle
$72
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $140
Schedules at
finnlines.com
Other operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Taxi from Luleå Airport to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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