There are 5 ways to get from Rovaniemi to Helsinki by plane, train, night train or car

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Fly from Rovaniemi  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Rovaniemi (RVN) to Helsinki (HEL) RVN - HEL

$55 - $267

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Train to Oulu, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Oulu
  2. Fly from Oulu (OUL) to Helsinki (HEL) OUL - HEL

$62 - $177

Train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki 122 / ...

$75 - $110

Night train  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the night train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki 274 / ...

$75 - $110

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Rovaniemi to Helsinki 516.5 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Rovaniemi to Helsinki is to night train which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 11 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rovaniemi to Helsinki is to fly which costs 45€ - 230€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rovaniemi and arriving at Helsinki. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 41 min.

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The distance between Rovaniemi and Helsinki is 705 km. The road distance is 826.4 km.

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The best way to get from Rovaniemi to Helsinki without a car is to train which takes 8 h 41 min and costs 60€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Rovaniemi to Helsinki, including transfers.

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Rovaniemi to Helsinki train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Rovaniemi station.

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The best way to get from Rovaniemi to Helsinki is to fly which takes 2 h 52 min and costs 45€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 8 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Rovaniemi Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Rovaniemi to Helsinki train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Helsinki station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rovaniemi to Helsinki is 826 km. It takes approximately 9 h 57 min to drive from Rovaniemi to Helsinki.

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Norwegian Air International and Finnair offer flights from Rovaniemi Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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  • Distance: 440.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

What companies run services between Rovaniemi, Finland and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair and Norwegian Air International fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki 5 times a day. Alternatively, Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 8 h 41 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Rovaniemi to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Oulu to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Rovaniemi to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Oulu to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Rovaniemi to Oulu
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi

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