There are 7 ways to get from Rovaniemi to Umeå by bus, train, taxi, night train, car, plane or car ferry

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  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Rovaniemi linja-autoasema - Linja-autoasema T / ...
  2. 20 / ...

$64 - $103

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 56 min

  1. 264 / ...
  2. 20 / ...

$65 - $128

Train, taxi  •  11 h 32 min

  1. 264 / ...
  2. 711

$66 - $128

Bus, night train  •  10 h 57 min

  1. 20 / ...

$64 - $126

Drive  •  6 h 14 min

  1. 316.9 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Umea  •  7 h 46 min

  1. RVN - UME

$117 - $662

Fly to Vaasa, car ferry  •  12 h 3 min

  1. RVN - VAA

$126 - $519

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

You can take a bus from Rovaniemi to Umeå via Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus and Haparanda/Tornio RC in around 10 h 5 min. Alternatively, Finnair, Malmö Aviation and four other airlines fly from Rovaniemi to Umeå hourly.

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
Flights from Rovaniemi to Vaasa via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Luleaa Central to Umeaa Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $100
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
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 Umeå Busstation
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
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
Ferry operators
Wasaline
Phone
0207 716 810
Email
info@wasaline.com
Website
wasaline.com
Car ferry from Vaasa to Umeå
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
wasaline.com
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 Umeå is 391 km. The road distance is 507 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rovaniemi to Umeå is to bus which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 10 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Rovaniemi to Umeå is to drive which takes 6 h 14 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

No, there is no direct bus from Rovaniemi to Umeå. However, there are services departing from Rovaniemi linja-autoasema and arriving at Umeå Busstation via Haparanda/Tornio RC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 5 min to get from Rovaniemi to Umeå, including transfers.