HOW TO GET HERE

HOW TO GET HERE

Utsjoki is truly in middle of nowhere. It is embraced by two of the biggest wildernes areas of Finland – Kaldoaivi and Paistunturi. North from here its just wilderness for 60km and then you will hit the Arctic ocean. There is 700 inhabitants in Utsjoki, and not a lot of traffic, which makes it the most peaceful and remote area of Lapland.

There is no big industrial tourism or bussloads of people in Utsjoki – but there is more nature than one lifetime can ever explore and serene beauty that you will not find elsewhere.

You have couple options on how to get here.


IVALO AIRPORT

Ivalo is the biggest town closeby in Finnish side. It stands 2 hours drive away from Utsjoki. There is an airport and daily flights from Helsinki.

From Ivalo there is a daily bus coming to Utsjoki. The ride will take you through beautiful arctic scenery and is an experience just by itself. The buss leaves from Ivalo’s bus station at 12.55 and the price is 29,20€.

(data is from 2/2018 – check recent prices and departuretimes)

Schedules for busses from Ivalo you can find HERE!

Also there is an option to book a ride through us! Ask more about airport transportation via email to info@holidayvillagevalle.fi !

LAKSELV AIRPORT

Lakselv is located west from Utsjoki, not so far away from Nordkapp – the northern most point of Europe.

From Lakselv there is no buss connection to Utsjoki.

There is an option to book a ride through us! Ask more about airport transportation via email to info@holidayvillagevalle.fi !

KIRKENES AIRPORT

Kirkenes/Kirkkoniemi airport is located on norwegian side, 2,5 hours drive from Utsjoki. On the ride you can see the beautiful arctic ocean and the fjordview of northern norway!

From Kirkenes there is no buss connection to Utsjoki.

There is an option to book a ride through us! Ask more about airport transportation via email to info@holidayvillagevalle.fi !

HELSINKI/ROVANIEMI

You can also come from Helsinki  or from Rovaniemi with your own car or rental one. The drive from Helsinki is from Finlands one end to another and will be around 1300km. Drive from Rovaniemi is around 500km. 

It is also possible to take a train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi and continue from there with a buss all the way to Utsjoki! 

Schedules can be found HERE!