There are 3 ways to get from Oulu to Santa Claus Village by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Oulu to Rovaniemi 933 / ...

$26 - $40

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Bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$40 - $63

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Oulu to Santa Claus Village 142.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Oulu to Santa Claus Village is to train which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oulu to Santa Claus Village is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oulu to Santa Claus Village. However, there are services departing from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri and arriving at Napapiiri via Tommin silta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Oulu and Santa Claus Village is 171 km. The road distance is 228.5 km.

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The best way to get from Oulu to Santa Claus Village without a car is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Oulu to Santa Claus Village, including transfers.

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Oulu to Santa Claus Village bus services, operated by J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy, depart from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri station.

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The best way to get from Oulu to Santa Claus Village is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs 21€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 7 min.

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Oulu to Santa Claus Village bus services, operated by J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy, arrive at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oulu to Santa Claus Village is 228 km. It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to drive from Oulu to Santa Claus Village.

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  • Distance: 107 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Oulu, Finland and Santa Claus Village, Finland?

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Oulu to Santa Claus Village twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy operates a bus from Oulu to Santa Claus Village once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min. Ketosen Liikenne also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi

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