There are 4 ways to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi by bus, night train 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.
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi is to bus and night train which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 5 h 10 min.
The quickest way to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 33 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Ruka to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from Talvijärventie, Rukankouluntie and arriving at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema via Kemijärven linja-autoasema. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.
The distance between Ruka and Rovaniemi is 156 km. The road distance is 200.8 km.
The best way to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 16 min and costs 15€ - 18€.
It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi, including transfers.
Ruka to Rovaniemi bus services, operated by Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki, depart from Talvijärventie, Rukankouluntie station.
Ruka to Rovaniemi bus services, operated by Mollarin Linjat, arrive at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema station.
What companies run services between Ruka, Finland and Rovaniemi, Finland?
You can take a bus from Ruka to Rovaniemi via Kemijärven linja-autoasema in around 4 h 16 min.
Night train from Kemijärvi to Rovaniemi
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 14 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $11 - $17
Want to know more about travelling around Finland
Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.