Travelling to Rovaniemi
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Traveling to Rovaniemi by air: Rovaniemi airport is located 9 km from the city center. There are frequent daily direct flights operated by Finnair between Helsinki and Rovaniemi.
Traveling to Rovaniemi by train: You can also choose a train connection from Helsinki to Rovaniemi. The travel time is approximately 12 hours depending on the train: VR - Finnish railways.
Public transport in Rovaniemi: Bus from the airport to the Rovaniemi city center takes 20 minutes. The Santa Claus Bus can take the passengers: * To your hotel in the center: 7€ per person * To an address in the city center: 10€ per person * Other addresses: 12€ per person
Taxi: A taxi ride from the airport to Rovaniemi city takes about 10 minutes and costs about 20€. More info.