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There are 4 ways to get from Rovaniemi to Lofoten by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  15h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Poromiehentie 4 P to Pello SEO
  2. Take the bus from Pello Pellohallen to Kiruna busstation 53
  3. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Narvik busstation 91
  4. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$101 - $145

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  20h 24m

  1. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi 274 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation 20 / ...
  3. Take the train from Luleå Centralstation to Narvik station
  4. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$109 - $198

Drive  •  10h 28m

  1. Drive from Rovaniemi to Lofoten 460.2 miles

$120 - $180

Bus, drive, fly  •  14h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Porokulma L to Palojoensuu, Hetan th
  2. Take the bus from Palojoensuu, Hetan th to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P
  3. Drive from Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P to Nordkjosbotn
  4. Take the bus from Nordkjosbotn to Tromsø Prostneset
  5. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Leknes (LKN) TOS - LKN
  6. Take the bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst

$178 - $519

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The cheapest way to get from Rovaniemi to Lofoten is to bus which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 15h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Rovaniemi to Lofoten is to drive which costs 100€ - 160€ and takes 10h 28m.

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The distance between Rovaniemi and Lofoten is 527 km. The road distance is 736.3 km.

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The best way to get from Rovaniemi to Lofoten without a car is to train and bus which takes 20h 24m and costs 90€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 15h 47m to get from Rovaniemi to Lofoten, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tromso Airport to Leknes Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rovaniemi to Lofoten is 736 km. It takes approximately 10h 28m to drive from Rovaniemi to Lofoten.

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Widerøe offers flights from Tromso Airport to Leknes Airport.

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There are 144+ hotels available in Lofoten. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rovaniemi to Lofoten.
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  • Distance: 329.6 miles
  • Duration: 15h 47m

What companies run services between Rovaniemi, Finland and Lofoten, Norway?

You can take a bus from Rovaniemi to Lofoten via Pello SEO, Pello Pellohallen, Kiruna busstation, Narvik bussterminal, and Lyngvær øst in around 15h 47m.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Tromso to Leknes
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Luleå Centralstation to Narvik station
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$60 - $85
2nd Class Refundable
$60 - $85
1st Class Refundable
$85 - $120
Bus operators
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Poromiehentie 4 P to Pello SEO
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Porokulma L to Palojoensuu, Hetan th
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Palojoensuu, Hetan th to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Pello Pellohallen to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
ltr.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Narvik busstation
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
ltr.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
ltr.se
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Kiruna Busstation to Narvik bussterminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koivistonauto.fi
Bus from Palojoensuu, Hetan th to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
koivistonauto.fi
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Nordkjosbotn to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk

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