There are 11 ways to get from Zürich to Lapland by plane, taxi, train, bus, night bus, night train or car

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

Fly to Rovaniemi  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rovaniemi (RVN) ZRH - RVN

$207 - $1,527

Cheapest option

Fly to Lulea, taxi  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lulea (LLA) ZRH - LLA
  2. Take the taxi from Luleå Airport to Haparanda/Tornio RC

$158 - $301

9 alternative options

Fly to Kemi  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Kemi (KEM) ZRH - KEM

$215 - $823

Fly to Ivalo  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ivalo (IVL) ZRH - IVL

$290 - $1,056

Fly to Kittila  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Kittila (KTT) ZRH - KTT

$257 - $977

Fly to Oulu, train  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Oulu (OUL) ZRH - OUL
  2. Take the train from Oulu/Uleaborg to Kemi

$201 - $746

Train, bus, night bus  •  47 h

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Dortmund to Stockholm 073
  4. Take the night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  5. Take the bus from Kaupungintalo I to Hallituskatu 22

$344 - $546

Bus, night bus  •  47 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Hamburg 024 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Stockholm 073
  3. Take the night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  4. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Hallituskatu 22

$217 - $346

Train, night train  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Moskva Belorusskaja D
  3. Take the night train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to Tikkurila
  4. Take the train from Tikkurila to Rovaniemi 27

$498 - $735

Bus, train, night train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt Main Hbf to Moscow Belorussky Station
  3. Take the night train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to Lahti/Lahtis
  4. Take the bus from Lahti Matkakeskus A to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$448 - $635

Drive  •  32 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Rovaniemi 1969.8 miles

$440 - $650

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Lapland, Finland?

Finnair and Air France fly from Zürich to Rovaniemi 3 times a day.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Zurich to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Zurich to Kemi via Helsinki, Kokkola/Pietarsaari
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Kemi via Berlin Tegel, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Kemi via Amsterdam, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Ivalo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Kittila
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Kittila via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Kittila via Helsinki, Ivalo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Kittila via Helsinki, Tampere
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Lulea via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Lulea via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Rovaniemi via Paris CDG, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Zurich to Kemi via Amsterdam, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Oulu via Paris CDG, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Ivalo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Oulu/Uleaborg to Kemi
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
www.vr.fi
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
33 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$290 - $390
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Main Hbf to Moscow Belorussky Station
Ave. Duration
31 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$280 - $370
Schedules at
pass.rzd.ru
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Night train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
13 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Night train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to Lahti/Lahtis
Ave. Duration
12 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Tapanis Buss
Website
tapanis.se
Night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Orajärven Bussit Oy
Phone
040 183 4373
Email
markku.myynti@orajarvenbussit.fi
Website
orajarvenbussit.fi
Bus from Kaupungintalo I to Hallituskatu 22
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
Orajärven Bussit Oy
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Hallituskatu 22
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Schedules at
Orajärven Bussit Oy
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Kaupungintalo I to Hallituskatu 22
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Hallituskatu 22
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus A to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Terminaali to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Other operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Taxi from Luleå Airport to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zürich to Lapland?

The distance between Zürich and Lapland is 2485 km. The road distance is 3152 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zürich to Lapland?

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Lapland is to fly and taxi which costs SFr 150 - SFr 300 and takes 9 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zürich to Lapland?

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Lapland is to fly which takes 7 h 14 min and costs SFr 250 - SFr 1000.

Is there a direct bus between Zürich and Lapland?

No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Lapland. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Hallituskatu 22 via Hamburg, Stockholm Cityterminalen and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Zürich to Lapland?

It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to get from Zürich to Lapland, including transfers.