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

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Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Moisasensuon th P to Kemijärven linja-autoasema Kuusamo linja-autoasema - Kemijärven linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Porokulma E Kemijärven linja-autoasema - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema / ...

$17 - $19

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Bus, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Moisasensuon th P to Kemijärven linja-autoasema Kuusamo linja-autoasema - Kemijärven linja-autoasema
  2. Take the train from Kemijärvi to Rovaniemi Kjä - Hki / ...

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus via Rovaniemi linja-autoasema  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Talvijärventie, Rukankouluntie to Kemijärven linja-autoasema Kuusamo linja-autoasema - Kemijärven linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema Kemijärven linja-autoasema - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema / ...

$18 - $20

Bus Koillismaan Liikenne Oy  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kitkantie, Katekeetantie to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema Kuusamo linja-autoasema - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Ruka to Rovaniemi 125.5 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi is to bus and train which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ruka to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from Moisasensuon th P and arriving at Porokulma E via Kemijärven linja-autoasema. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Ruka and Rovaniemi is 156 km. The road distance is 200.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi without a car is to bus which takes 4 h and costs 14€ - 17€.

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi, including transfers.

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Ruka to Rovaniemi bus services, operated by Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki, depart from Moisasensuon th P station.

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Ruka to Rovaniemi bus services, operated by Mollarin Linjat, arrive at Porokulma E station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ruka to Rovaniemi is 201 km. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Ruka to Rovaniemi.

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There are 372+ hotels available in Rovaniemi. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ruka to Rovaniemi.
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  • Distance: 97.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

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.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki
Phone
+358 (0)8 868 1222
Email
saapunki@rukataksi.fi
Website
rukataksi.fi
Bus from Moisasensuon th P to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki
Bus from Talvijärventie, Rukankouluntie to Kemijärven linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Rukan Taksi Ja Huoltopalvelu Oy Saapunki
Mollarin Linjat
Phone
+358 (0)16-821 164
Email
info@mollarinlinjat.fi
Website
mollarinlinjat.fi
Bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Porokulma E
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
Mollarin Linjat
Bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $20
Schedules at
Mollarin Linjat
Tilausliikenne Tervola Ky
Phone
+358 400 397 506
Email
ktervola@liikennetervola.fi
Website
liikennetervola.fi
Bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Porokulma E
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
liikennetervola.fi
Bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
liikennetervola.fi
Jbus Oy
Phone
+358 40 0291582
Website
jbus.fi
Bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Porokulma E
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
Jbus Oy
Bus from Kemijärven linja-autoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
Jbus Oy
Koillismaan Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 40 7569095
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Kitkantie, Katekeetantie to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi

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