How to get from Vaasa to Rovaniemi

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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. 46 / ...
  2. 27 / ...
  3. 711 / ...

$61 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Vaasa matkakeskus - Kokkola Linja-autoasema ii P / ...
  2. Intercity / ...

$39 - $84

6 alternative options

Bus Onni Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Porin matkakeskus, Laituri 6 - Linja-autoasema T
  2. Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri - Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$45 - $65

Bus via RAUTATIEASEMA I I (Kokkola)  •  11 h 29 min

$107 - $132

Drive  •  6 h 57 min

  1. 336.5 miles

$75 - $110

Fly to Rovaniemi  •  5 h 25 min

  1. VAA - RVN

$230 - $785

Fly to Oulu, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. VAA - OUL

$209 - $659

Fly to Kemi, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. VAA - KEM

$230 - $753

Questions & Answers

The distance between Vaasa and Rovaniemi is 425 km. The road distance is 538 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vaasa to Rovaniemi is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 8 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Vaasa to Rovaniemi is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs 190€ - 700€.

No, there is no direct train from Vaasa to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from Vaasa and arriving at Rovaniemi via Seinäjoki and Oulu/Uleaborg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 57 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Vaasa to Rovaniemi. However, there are services departing from Vaasa matkakeskus and arriving at Porokulma E via Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 57 min to get from Vaasa to Rovaniemi, including transfers.

What companies run services between Vaasa, Finland and Rovaniemi, Finland?

You can take a train from Vaasa to Rovaniemi via Seinäjoki, Oulu, and Oulu/Uleaborg in around 7 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vaasa to Rovaniemi via Linja-autoasema T and Oulu linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vaasa to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Vaasa to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vaasa to Kemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Vaasa to Kemi via Helsinki, Kokkola/Pietarsaari
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Vaasa to Seinäjoki
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Seinäjoki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu/Uleaborg to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kokkola/Karleby to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Ingves & Svanbäck Ab Oy
Phone
+358 (0) 20 7434 530
Email
info@ingsva.fi
Website
ingsva.fi
Bus from Vaasa matkakeskus to Kokkola Linja-autoasema ii P
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
ingsva.fi
Bus from Sepänkyläntie 12 to Kokkola Linja-autoasema ii P
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
ingsva.fi
Onni Bus
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Vaasa matkakeskus to Kokkola Linja-autoasema i E
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Bus from Vaasa matkakeskus to Linja-autoasema T
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Antti Kangas Oy
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from Vaasa matkakeskus to Kokkola Linja-autoasema i E
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $28
Schedules at
Antti Kangas Oy
Bus from Sepänkyläntie 12 to Kokkola Linja-autoasema i E
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $28
Schedules at
Antti Kangas Oy
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy
Phone
+358 20 1303450
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from RAUTATIEASEMA I I (Kokkola) to Oys E
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy
Oulaisten Liikenne Oy
Phone
(08) 470263
Email
esa.pirttijarvi@oulaistenliikenne.fi
Website
oulaistenliikenne.fi
Bus from RAUTATIEASEMA I I (Kokkola) to Oys E
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
Oulaisten Liikenne Oy
Orajärven Bussit Oy
Phone
040 183 4373
Email
markku.myynti@orajarvenbussit.fi
Website
orajarvenbussit.fi
Bus from Linnankatu 9 P to Hallituskatu 22
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
Orajärven Bussit Oy

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