There are 4 ways to get from Umeå to Luleå by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Umeå Busstation to Luleå busstation 100 / ...

$25 - $40

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Umeaa Central to Luleaa Central Regional

$30 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Umeå to Luleå 165.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Umea (UME) to Lulea (LLA) UME - LLA

$106 - $558

What companies run services between Umeå, Sweden and Luleå, Sweden?

Länstrafiken operates a bus from Umeå to Luleå every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Umeå to Luleå every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 5 h 3 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Umea to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Umea to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Umeaa Central to Luleaa Central
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Umeå Busstation to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Umeå to Luleå?

The distance between Umeå and Luleå is 215 km. The road distance is 265 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Umeå to Luleå?

The cheapest way to get from Umeå to Luleå is to bus which costs 210 kr - 320 kr and takes 4 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Umeå to Luleå?

The quickest way to get from Umeå to Luleå is to drive which takes 3 h 1 min and costs 310 kr - 460 kr.

Is there a direct train between Umeå and Luleå?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Umeaa Central and arriving at Luleaa Central. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

Is there a direct bus between Umeå and Luleå?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Umeå Busstation and arriving at Luleå busstation. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Umeå to Luleå?

The bus from Umeå Busstation to Luleå busstation takes 4 h 10 min including transfers and departs every four hours.