Helsinki to Rovaniemi Trains

Traveling by train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi is one of the best ways to explore Lapland. There are around six daily departures, so you can choose to spend the night on the train or travel during daylight hours to admire stunning countryside views on your way north. Hence, make sure to book your Scandinavian train tickets in advance since they sell out quickly.

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877 km

Travel time

Travel time

7h 59m

Trains per day

Daily Departures


Helsinki to Rovaniemi Railway Route Map

The trains that run between Helsinki and Rovaniemi are all equipped with modern facilities and provide an excellent travel experience. With the WiFi available and power sockets close to your seat, you can comfortably watch your favorite TV show on your laptop while watching. As they provide ample seating and legroom, you can use this time to sleep, daydream, or read journals onboard this Helsinki-Rovaniemi train ride.

Speaking about the best option to select on the Helsinki - Rovaniemi railway, take advantage of traveling onboard the comfortable VR trains, run by Finnish Railways. There are about 6 daily departures from the Central Station in Helsinki to the Central Station in Rovaniemi.

Helsinki to Rovaniemi Train Timetable

Book a train ticket from Helsinki to Rovaniemi for a memorable trip around Finland. The average journey takes 8 hours, and passengers will not be required to change trains.

*The information is subject to change. Planning a rail journey in Finland? Check current Helsinki - Rovaniemi train timetable.

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Helsinki to Rovaniemi Train Stations

Helsinki Central Station

Address:  Kaivokatu 1, 00100, Helsinki, Finland
Rovaniemi Central station
​Address: 96100 Rovaniemi, Rovaniemi, Finland

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