There are 11 ways to get from Zürich to Lapland by plane, taxi, train, night bus, bus 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 49 min

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

$206 - $1,527

Cheapest option

Fly to Lulea, taxi  •  9 h 34 min

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

$157 - $300

9 alternative options

Fly to Ivalo  •  9 h 9 min

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

$288 - $1,054

Fly to Kemi  •  12 h 14 min

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

$215 - $823

Fly to Oulu, train  •  9 h 31 min

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

$200 - $744

Fly to Kittila  •  7 h 4 min

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

$257 - $976

Fly to Skelleftea, night bus  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Skelleftea (SFT) ZRH - SFT
  2. Take the night bus from Skellefteå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC

$171 - $1,105

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Hanover N24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hanover to Stockholm 073
  3. Take the night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
  4. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema

$204 - $321

Train  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Smolensk D
  3. Take the train from Smolensk to St Petersburg P Mosk
  4. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila 781 / ...
  5. Take the train from Tikkurila to Rovaniemi 27 / ...

$435 - $636

Bus, train  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Warsaw
  2. Take the bus from Warszawa to Saint Petersburg
  3. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki
  4. Take the train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi 27 / ...

$221 - $321

Drive  •  32 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Rovaniemi 1969.8 miles

$440 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Lapland is to fly and taxi which costs SFr 150 - SFr 310 and takes 9 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Lapland is to fly which costs SFr 250 - SFr 1000 and takes 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Lapland is 2485 km. The road distance is 3151.7 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Zürich to Lapland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Lapland. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Rovaniemi linja-autoasema via Hanover, Stockholm Cityterminalen and Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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

Finnair and Air France fly from Zürich to Rovaniemi 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Rovaniemi via Karlsruhe Hbf, Smolensk, St Petersburg P Mosk, Pietari (Finljandski), and Tikkurila in around 2 days 16 h.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Lulea via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Lulea via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Oulu via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Skelleftea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from Zurich to Skelleftea via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $2,200
Flights from Zurich to Skelleftea via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from Zurich to Skelleftea via Berlin Tegel, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Zurich to Rovaniemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Zurich to Ivalo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Kemi via Helsinki, Kokkola/Pietarsaari
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Kemi via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
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
6 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
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 Oulu via Paris CDG, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Ivalo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Zurich to Lulea via Frankfurt, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Kittila via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lulea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Oulu via London Heathrow, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Zurich to Skelleftea via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Kemi
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
www.vr.fi
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Smolensk
Ave. Duration
29 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$230 - $290
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Smolensk to St Petersburg P Mosk
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$21 - $35
2nd Class (Kupé)
$30 - $55
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Bus operators
Tapanis Buss
Phone
0922-129 55
Email
info@tapanis.se
Website
tapanis.se
Night bus from Skellefteå busstation to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
Tapanis Buss
Night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
Tapanis Buss
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Hanover
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanover to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ketosen Liikenne
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Zurich to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
25 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
agat.eu
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Warszawa to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
34 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
ecolines.net
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
$14 - $21
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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