There are 3 ways to get from Oulu to Luleå by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Oulu to Kemi 711 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå universitet Aurorum 20 / ...

341 kr - 533 kr

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Oulu to Kemi F41 Flex / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation 20 / ...

247 kr - 406 kr

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Drive  •  3h 19m

  1. Drive from Oulu to Luleå 261.4 km

370 kr - 550 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Oulu to Luleå is to bus which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 6h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Oulu to Luleå is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oulu to Luleå station. However, there are services departing from Oulu and arriving at Luleå busstation via Kemin rautatieasema and Haparanda/Tornio RC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 17m.

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The distance between Oulu and Luleå is 167 km. The road distance is 261.4 km.

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The best way to get from Oulu to Luleå without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 26m and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from Oulu to Luleå, including transfers.

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Oulu to Luleå bus services, operated by Onni Bus, depart from Oulu station.

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Oulu to Luleå bus services, operated by Länstrafiken Norrbotten, arrive at Luleå busstation.

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Luleå is 1h behind Oulu. It is currently 5:35 AM in Oulu and 4:35 AM in Luleå.

What companies run services between Oulu, Finland and Luleå, Sweden?

You can take a bus from Oulu to Luleå via Kemi, Kemin rautatieasema, Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus, and Haparanda/Tornio RC in around 6h 17m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Phone
+46 926 756 80
Email
kundservice@ltnbd.se
Website
ltnbd.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå universitet Aurorum
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
180 kr - 250 kr
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
180 kr - 250 kr
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
190 kr - 260 kr
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
190 kr - 260 kr
Länstrafiken
Phone
+46 77 155 30 00
Email
lt.orebro@lanstrafiken.se
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå universitet Aurorum
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
130 kr - 200 kr
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Länstrafiken
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
130 kr - 200 kr
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Länstrafiken

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Yes, the driving distance between Oulu to Luleå is 261 km. It takes approximately 3h 19m to drive from Oulu to Luleå.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Luleå. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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