There are 3 ways to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 55 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 / ...

$60 - $83

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Drive  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå 233 miles

$50 - $80

Fly, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Rovaniemi (RVN) to Umea (UME) RVN - UME
  2. Take the bus from Umeå Universitetssjukhuset to Skellefteå busstation

$130 - $682

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The cheapest way to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå is to drive which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå is to drive which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå station. 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 55 min.

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The distance between Rovaniemi and Skellefteå is 292 km. The road distance is 372.9 km.

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The best way to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 55 min and costs 50€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from Rovaniemi to Skellefteå, including transfers.

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Rovaniemi to Skellefteå bus services, operated by Ketosen Liikenne, depart from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema station.

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There is no direct flight from Rovaniemi Airport to Umea Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Rovaniemi to Skellefteå bus services, operated by Länstrafiken, arrive at Skellefteå busstation.

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Skellefteå is 1 h behind Rovaniemi. It is currently 7:26 PM in Rovaniemi and 6:26 PM in Skellefteå.

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  • Distance: 182.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 55 min

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 55 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Rovaniemi to Umea via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Rovaniemi to Umea via Helsinki, Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Rovaniemi to Umea via Helsinki, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Rovaniemi to Umea via Helsinki, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Bus operators
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 - $29
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.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 Umeå Universitetssjukhuset to Skellefteå busstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Tapanis Buss
Phone
0922-129 55
Email
info@tapanis.se
Website
tapanis.se
Bus from Haparanda/Tornio RC to Skellefteå busstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Tapanis Buss

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