There are 3 ways to get from Oulu to Lapland by train, bus or car
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Train • 2h 14m
$21 - $35
Bus • 3h 17m
$7 - $50
1 alternative option
Drive • 2h 58m
$30 - $45
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Oulu to Lapland is to train which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 2h 14m.
The quickest way to get from Oulu to Lapland is to train which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 2h 14m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri and arriving at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 17m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oulu asema and arriving at Rovaniemi. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 14m.
The distance between Oulu and Lapland is 308 km. The road distance is 220.6 km.
The best way to get from Oulu to Lapland without a car is to train which takes 2h 14m and costs 18€ - 27€.
The train from Oulu asema to Rovaniemi takes 2h 14m including transfers and departs five times a day.
Oulu to Lapland bus services, operated by Kutilan Liikenne Oy, depart from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri station.
Oulu to Lapland train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Oulu asema station.
The best way to get from Oulu to Lapland is to train which takes 2h 14m and costs 18€ - 27€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 45€ and takes 3h 17m.
What companies run services between Oulu, Finland and Lapland, Finland?
Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Oulu to Rovaniemi 5 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 14m. Alternatively, Kutilan Liikenne Oy operates a bus from Oulu to Rovaniemi 3 times a day, and the journey takes 3h 17m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train from Oulu asema to Rovaniemi
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 14m
- 5 times a day
- Estimated price
- $21 - $35
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Oulu to Lapland bus services, operated by Kutilan Liikenne Oy, arrive at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema station.
Oulu to Lapland train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Rovaniemi station.
Yes, the driving distance between Oulu to Lapland is 221 km. It takes approximately 2h 58m to drive from Oulu to Lapland.
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