We are a bunch of people from Lapland who are passionately crazy about our homeland. We cherish the traditions and way of life that has been passed on to us by generations before us and share this with travelers and visitors.
Travelling TO laplAnd
We are located in Rovaniemi, the capital of Finnish Lapland, also known as Official Hometown of Santa Claus. Most of our travel experiences take place in and around Rovaniemi, or start and end here. That is why you need to get yourself to Rovaniemi!
Flying to Rovaniemi
Finnair and Norwegian service the route Helsinki – Rovaniemi with regular flights 4-6 times per day, all year around. The flight time from Helsinki is 1 hr 20 min.
For more information about flight timetables and connections to your airport, have a look at the airline’s sites:
There are seasonal direct flights from several European cities to Rovaniemi. Check with your local travel agency for these options!
At Rovaniemi airport, you land on the Arctic Circle. Pretty remote, it might seem, however, the distance to Rovaniemi downtown is only 8 km, a short transfer by airport bus or taxi.
By rail to Rovaniemi
The train journey from Helsinki city centre or Helsinki airport to the Rovaniemi takes about 9 hours and there are several daily connections, a car-train and also a convenient night train. For more information about train timetables and connections, have a look at the website of VR, Finnish National Railways: www.vr.fi