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There are 8 ways to get from Stockholm to Lapland by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly Stockholm to Lulea, taxi  •  5h 20m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Lulea (LLA) ARN - LLA
  2. Take the taxi from Luleå Airport to Haparanda busstation

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Fly Stockholm to Rovaniemi  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Rovaniemi (RVN) ARN - RVN

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Rovaniemi  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Rovaniemi (RVN) BMA - RVN

Fly Stockholm to Skelleftea, bus  •  8h 12m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Skelleftea (SFT) ARN - SFT
  2. Take the bus from Skellefteå to Tornio

Bus  •  16h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Tornio
  2. Take the bus from Puutarhakatu E to T Oulu - Kemi - Tornio - Rovaniemi

Train, bus  •  17h 51m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Luleå Centralstation Vy Nattåg
  2. Take the bus from Luleå to Rovaniemi

Train, bus via Kalix  •  18h 10m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Boden C/Resecentrum
  2. Take the train from Boden C/Resecentrum to Kalix station
  3. Take the bus from Kalix to Rovaniemi

Drive  •  12h 59m

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Rovaniemi 1144.4 km
Sweden → Finland
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International entry into Finland from Sweden

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Conditions of entry into Finland from Sweden

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Rules to follow in Finland

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Yes, entry into Finland is currently allowed from Sweden.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lapland is 0295 535 535.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lapland is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Lapland is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0295 535 535.

No, returning to Sweden from Finland is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Lapland is to fly and taxi which costs 500 kr - 2400 kr and takes 5h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Lapland is to fly and taxi which costs 500 kr - 2400 kr and takes 5h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockholm to Lapland. However, there are services departing from Stockholm and arriving at T via Puutarhakatu E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 50m.

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It is 1023 km from Stockholm to Lapland. It is approximately 1144.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Lapland without a car is to bus which takes 16h 50m and costs 800 kr - 1200 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Stockholm to Lapland, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Lapland bus services, operated by Tapanis Buss, depart from Stockholm station.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Lapland is to fly which takes 6h 40m and costs 950 kr - 4100 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 800 kr - 1200 kr and takes 16h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Lulea Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Stockholm to Lapland bus services, operated by J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy, arrive at T station.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Lapland.
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  • Distance: 1023.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Lapland, Finland?

Norwegian Air International, Finnair and Scandinavian Airlines fly from Stockholm to Rovaniemi 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stockholm to Rovaniemi via Tornio and Puutarhakatu E in around 16h 50m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Lulea
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Flights from Stockholm to Skelleftea
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Lulea
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €200
Flights from Stockholm to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€50 - €360
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €410
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €1200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Lulea
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€9 - €230
Flights from Stockholm to Skelleftea
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€8 - €200
Train operators
Vy Nattåg
Phone
0771-444 111
Email
servicecenter@vy.se
Website
norrtag.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
13h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Vy Nattåg
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Boden C/Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
11h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Vy Nattåg
Vy Norrtåg
Phone
0771-444 111
Email
servicecenter@vy.se
Website
norrtag.se
Train from Boden C/Resecentrum to Kalix station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Vy Norrtåg
Bus operators
Tapanis Buss
Phone
0922-129 55
Email
info@tapanis.se
Website
tapanis.se
Bus from Skellefteå to Tornio
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Tapanis Buss
Bus from Stockholm to Tornio
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€60 - €95
Website
Tapanis Buss
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Puutarhakatu E to T
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
The Arctic Route
Phone
+47 400 02 196
Email
post@thearcticroute.com
Website
thearcticroute.com
Bus from Luleå to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€56
Schedules at
thearcticroute.com
Bus from Kalix to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€50
Schedules at
thearcticroute.com
Other operators
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Phone
+46 926 756 80
Email
kundservice@ltnbd.se
Website
ltnbd.se
Taxi from Luleå Airport to Haparanda busstation
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Schedules at
Länstrafiken Norrbotten
Online fare
€16 - €23

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Lapland is 1h ahead of Stockholm. It is currently 6:10 AM in Stockholm and 7:10 AM in Lapland.

Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Lapland is 1144 km. It takes approximately 12h 59m to drive from Stockholm to Lapland.

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Ryanair, Norwegian Air International and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Lulea Airport.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 278 kr.

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