Directions from Skellefteå to Kiruna

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Recommended option

Bus, train via Luleå busstation  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Skellefteå busstation to Luleå busstation 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Luleaa Central to Kiruna Station Regional / ...

$41 - $84

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Skellefteå busstation to Jörn station 26
  2. Take the train from Jörn station to Kiruna Station Regional

$43 - $96

Bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Skellefteå busstation to Luleå busstation 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Kiruna busstation 10

$43 - $69

Bus, night train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Skellefteå busstation to Jörn station 26
  2. Take the night train from Jörn station to Kiruna Station Express

$43 - $96

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Skellefteå to Kiruna 289.8 miles

$65 - $95

Fly from Skelleftea  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Skelleftea (SFT) to Kiruna (KRN) SFT - KRN

$163 - $566

Bus to Umea, fly  •  4 h 37 min

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

$162 - $437

What companies run services between Skellefteå, Sweden and Kiruna, Sweden?

You can take a bus from Skellefteå to Kiruna via Luleå busstation in around 8 h 20 min. Alternatively, Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from Skellefteå to Kiruna 3 times a day.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Skelleftea to Kiruna via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Skelleftea to Kiruna via Stockholm, Umea
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Umea to Kiruna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Skelleftea to Kiruna via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Luleaa Central to Kiruna Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$28 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $65
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $90
Train from Jörn station to Kiruna Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$60 - $80
2nd Class Refundable
$60 - $85
1st Class Refundable
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Skellefteå busstation to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Skellefteå busstation to Jörn station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Skellefteå busstation to Umeå Universitetssjukhuset
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Skellefteå and Kiruna is 347 km. The road distance is 464 km.

The cheapest way to get from Skellefteå to Kiruna is to bus which costs 380 kr - 650 kr and takes 8 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Skellefteå to Kiruna is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs 1400 kr - 3900 kr.

No, there is no direct bus from Skellefteå to Kiruna. However, there are services departing from Skellefteå busstation and arriving at Kiruna busstation via Luleå busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Skellefteå to Kiruna, including transfers.