There are 6 ways to get from Rovaniemi to Lofoten by bus, car, train, taxi or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  17 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Poromiehentie 4 P 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 Bjerkvik 100
  5. Take the bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst

$136 - $188

Cheapest option

Train, taxi, bus  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi 416 / ...
  2. Take the taxi from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå Airport 711
  3. Take the train from Luleå Centralstation to Narvik station
  4. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$116 - $198

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
  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

$120 - $196

Bus, train via Kiruna busstation  •  20 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Kiruna busstation 53
  3. Take the train from Kiruna station to Narvik station
  4. Take the bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst

$119 - $177

Drive  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Rovaniemi to Lofoten 460.2 miles

$120 - $180

Bus, drive, fly  •  14 h 55 min

  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

Questions & Answers

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 bus and train which takes 19 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 h 17 min 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 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rovaniemi to Lofoten is 736 km. It takes approximately 10 h 28 min 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 131+ hotels available in Lofoten. Prices start at $109 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: 17 h 17 min

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

There is no direct connection from Rovaniemi to Lofoten. However, you can take the bus to Palojoensuu, Hetan th, take the bus to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P, take the drive to Nordkjosbotn, take the bus to Bjerkvik, take the bus to Lyngvær øst, then take the walk to Lofoten. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rovaniemi to Lofoten via Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus, Haparanda/Tornio RC, Luleå busstation, Luleå Centralstation, Narvik station, Narvik bussterminal, and Lyngvær øst in around 19 h 32 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Tromso to Leknes
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Train operators
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
6 h 55 min
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
Train from Kiruna station to Narvik station
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $21
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$23 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Poromiehentie 4 P to Palojoensuu, Hetan th
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Palojoensuu, Hetan th to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Porokulma L to Palojoensuu, Hetan th
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Palojoensuu, Hetan th to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus P
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Nordkjosbotn to Bjerkvik
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Nordkjosbotn to Tromsø Prostneset
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Nordland fylkeskommune
Phone
+47 756 550 000
Email
post@nfk.no
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Bjerkvik to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Bus from Leknes to Lyngvær øst
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
Nordland fylkeskommune
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Other operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Taxi from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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