How to travel to Ylläs


The nearest airport is Kittilä Airport – less than 1 hour drive from Ylläs. Distance from Kittilä airport to Äkäslompolo village is 55 km. From each flight there is an airport bus connecting to Äkäslompolo. The nearest bus stop is 100 meters from the Lodge. Outside the main seasons airport transfer is run as taxi service, which you need to book beforehand. See the timetables here.

By Train to Kolari

You can reach Ylläs also by train from Helsinki. You can also board the train along the route, like from Tampere, Oulu or Rovaniemi. Kolari railway station is 35 km from Ylläs and there is bus transportation from each train. The timetables and prices for the bus transfer can be found on bus operator V. Rundgren Ky website.

By Bus to Ylläs

There are bus connections to Ylläs across the country. Timetables and tickets are available on Matkahuolto website. Also Onnibus is operating an overnight bus route from Helsinki to Ylläs.


Taxis in the Ylläs area can be booked 24 hours a day at +358 200 718.