There are 10 ways to get from Tampere to Lapland by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Oulu  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Oulu 47 / ...
  2. Take the train from Oulu to Rovaniemi 933 / ...

$63 - $97

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Train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Rovaniemi 933 / ...

$55 - $90

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Train, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Oulu 47 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Porokulma E Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$73 - $112

Drive  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Tampere to Rovaniemi 441 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Tampere to Rovaniemi  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Rovaniemi (RVN) TMP - RVN

$213 - $716

Fly Tampere to Kemi  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Kemi (KEM) TMP - KEM

$201 - $668

Train to Helsinki, fly to Rovaniemi  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Rovaniemi (RVN) HEL - RVN

$71 - $292

Train to Helsinki, fly to Kemi  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Kemi (KEM) HEL - KEM

$95 - $458

Train to Helsinki, fly to Ivalo  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Ivalo (IVL) HEL - IVL

$118 - $499

Train to Helsinki, fly to Oulu, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Oulu (OUL) HEL - OUL
  3. Take the train from Oulu to Kemi

$70 - $189

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tampere to Lapland is to train which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 8 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tampere to Lapland is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 440€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The distance between Tampere and Lapland is 707 km. The road distance is 705.6 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Tampere to Lapland, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tampere and arriving at Rovaniemi. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 42 min.

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The best way to get from Tampere to Lapland without a car is to train which takes 8 h 23 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

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Map of how to get from Tampere to Lapland.
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  • Distance: 441.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 23 min

What companies run services between Tampere, Finland and Lapland, Finland?

You can take a train from Tampere to Rovaniemi via Oulu in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, Finnair flies from Tampere to Rovaniemi twice daily.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tampere to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Tampere to Kemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Tampere to Kemi via Helsinki, Kokkola/Pietarsaari
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Helsinki to Kemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Helsinki to Kemi via Kokkola/Pietarsaari
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Helsinki to Ivalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Oulu
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Kemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Porokulma E
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi

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