There are 5 ways to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå by bus, train, taxi or car

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  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus Rovaniemi linja-autoasema - Linja-autoasema T / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Skellefteå busstation 20 / ...

$54 - $83

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi Intercity / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Skellefteå busstation 20 / ...

$55 - $85

Bus via Lappia P  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Lappia P Rovaniemi linja-autoasema - Kemin linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Skellefteå busstation 20 / ...

$59 - $81

Train, taxi, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Kemi 264 / ...
  2. Take the taxi from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Luleå Airport 711
  3. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Skellefteå busstation 20 / ...

$59 - $88

Drive  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå 233 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Rovaniemi, Finland and Skellefteå, Sweden?

You can take a bus from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå via Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus and Haparanda/Tornio RC in around 7 h 50 min.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Orajärven Bussit Oy
Phone
040 183 4373
Email
markku.myynti@orajarvenbussit.fi
Website
orajarvenbussit.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
Orajärven Bussit Oy
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Lappia P
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
Orajärven Bussit Oy
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema to Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Skellefteå busstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Skellefteå busstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rovaniemi and Skellefteå is 292 km. The road distance is 373 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå is to drive which takes 4 h 38 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

No, there is no direct bus from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå. However, there are services departing from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema and arriving at Skellefteå busstation via Haparanda/Tornio RC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå, including transfers.