There are 7 ways to get from Tromsø to Rovaniemi by bus, car, plane, train or night bus

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

Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Tromsdalen Bruvegen to Nordkjosbotn 160 / ...
  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 Vesipiiri E

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 29 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 Hallituskatu 22

$106 - $147

5 alternative options

Bus via Karasjok bussterminal  •  18 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Alta sentrum 150
  2. Take the bus from Alta sentrum to Karasjok bussterminal 060
  3. Take the bus from Scandic Hotell Karasjok to Rovaniemi bussterminal 912

Drive  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Tromsø to Rovaniemi 366.6 miles

$95 - $140

Fly Tromso to Oulu, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Oulu (OUL) TOS - OUL
  2. Take the train from Oulu to Rovaniemi

$126 - $391

Fly Tromsø lufthavn to Kirkenes lufthavn, bus, night bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the plane from Tromsø lufthavn to Kirkenes lufthavn
  2. Take the bus from Kirkenes Airport to Saariselkä
  3. Take the night bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$481 - $520

Fly Tromso to Lakselv, bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Tromso (TOS) to Lakselv (LKL) TOS - LKL
  2. Take the bus from Lakselv lufthavn Banak to Scandic Hotell Karasjok
  3. Take the bus from Scandic Hotell Karasjok to Rovaniemi bussterminal

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tromsø to Rovaniemi is to drive which costs kr 750 - kr 1200 and takes 7 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tromsø to Rovaniemi is to fly and train which takes 7 h 30 min and costs kr 1000 - kr 3200.

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The distance between Tromsø and Rovaniemi is 448 km. The road distance is 587 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 9 h 15 min to get from Tromsø to Rovaniemi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tromsø to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from Tromsø Prostneset and arriving at Hallituskatu 22 via Narvik busstation, Kiruna busstation and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 29 min.

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

You can take a bus from Tromsø to Rovaniemi via Narvik bussterminal, Narvik busstation, Kiruna busstation, Haparanda/Tornio RC, and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus in around 17 h 29 min.

Airlines
Widerøe
Website
wideroe.no
Flights from Tromso to Lakselv
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
NextJet
Website
nextjet.se
Flights from Tromso to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Troms Fylkestrafikk
Phone
+47 77 78 87 77
Website
tromskortet.no
Bus from Tromsdalen Bruvegen to Nordkjosbotn
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
tromskortet.no
Bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Narvik bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
tromskortet.no
Bus from Tromsø Prostneset to Alta sentrum
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
tromskortet.no
Elli-Marja Kultima Ky
Website
kilpistaksi.com
Bus from Kilpisjärven retkeilykeskus E to Kittilän lentoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
kilpistaksi.com
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Kittilän lentoasema to Vesipiiri E
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Night bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Kittilän lentoasema to Vesipiiri E
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 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
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Nordland fylkeskommune
Website
nfk.no
Bus from Narvik bussterminal to Kiruna Busstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
nfk.no
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Hallituskatu 22
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Snelandia
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Alta sentrum to Karasjok bussterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
snelandia.no
Bus from Scandic Hotell Karasjok to Rovaniemi bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
snelandia.no
Bus from Lakselv lufthavn Banak to Scandic Hotell Karasjok
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
snelandia.no
VisitInari.fi
Website
visitinari.fi
Bus from Kirkenes Airport to Saariselkä
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$440 - $470
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
Book at
visitinari.fi
Pasvikturist AS
Phone
(+47) 78 99 50 80
Email
firmapost@pasvikturist.no
Website
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Kirkenes Airport to Saariselkä
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$434
Schedules at
pasvikturist.no
Book at
pasvikturist.no
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Phone
+358 16 312020
Website
pikakuljetus.com
Night bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47 - $53
Schedules at
Pikakuljetus Rovaniemi Oy
Other operators
Avinor
Website
avinor.no
Plane from Tromsø lufthavn to Kirkenes lufthavn
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
avinor.no

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