There are 5 ways to get from Tromsø to Oulu by bus, car, train or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, drive, train  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Nordkjosbotn 100 / ...
  2. Drive from Nordkjosbotn to Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus E
  3. Take the bus from Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus E to Kittilän lentoasema
  4. Take the bus from Kittilän lentoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
  5. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Oulu 416 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Narvik bussterminal 100
  2. Take the bus from Narvik busstation to Kiruna busstation 91
  3. Take the bus from Kiruna busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 53
  4. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Franzen

$105 - $154

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  18 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Narvik bussterminal 100
  2. Take the train from Narvik station to Luleå Centralstation
  3. Take the bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC 100 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Franzen

$110 - $193

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Tromsø to Oulu 468.5 miles

$120 - $180

Fly  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Oulu (OUL) TOS - OUL

$140 - $562

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The cheapest way to get from Tromsø to Oulu is to bus which costs kr 850 - kr 1300 and takes 17 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tromsø to Oulu is to fly which costs kr 1100 - kr 4600 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tromsø to Oulu. However, there are services departing from Tromsø Prostneset and arriving at Franzen via Narvik busstation, Kiruna busstation and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 45 min.

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The distance between Tromsø and Oulu is 586 km. The road distance is 749.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tromsø to Oulu without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 45 min and costs kr 850 - kr 1300.

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It takes approximately 12 h 48 min to get from Tromsø to Oulu, including transfers.

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Tromsø to Oulu bus services, operated by Troms Fylkestrafikk, depart from Tromsø Prostneset station.

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The best way to get from Tromsø to Oulu is to bus which takes 17 h 45 min and costs kr 850 - kr 1300. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs kr 1100 - kr 4600 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tromso Airport to Oulu Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Tromsø to Oulu bus services, operated by Ketosen Liikenne, arrive at Franzen station.

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Oulu is 1 h ahead of Tromsø. It is currently 9:17 AM in Tromsø and 10:17 AM in Oulu.

Yes, the driving distance between Tromsø to Oulu is 750 km. It takes approximately 9 h 57 min to drive from Tromsø to Oulu.

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  • Distance: 366 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 48 min

What companies run services between Tromsø, Norway and Oulu, Finland?

You can take a bus from Tromsø to Oulu via Narvik bussterminal, Narvik busstation, Kiruna busstation, Haparanda/Tornio RC, and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus in around 17 h 45 min. Alternatively, Finnair and Scandinavian Airlines fly from Tromsø to Oulu 4 times a week.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tromso to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Tromso to Oulu via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Narvik station to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$60 - $85
2nd Class Refundable
$60 - $90
1st Class Refundable
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Nordkjosbotn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Narvik bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Elli-Marja Kultima Ky
Website
kilpistaksi.com
Bus from Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus E to Kittilän lentoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
kilpistaksi.com
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Kittilän lentoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Franzen
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Kittilän lentoasema to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Narvik busstation to Kiruna busstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Franzen
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi

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