Out of the six billion people in the world, only about 1,900 live here in Enontekiö. How did our ancestors get here? We don't know, but it must have been a remarkable journey 8,000 years ago. Fortunately, your modern-day trip will be much easier.
FIND YOUR CONNECTION
There are several ways to reach Enontekiö.
There are several route flight connections to Kittilä, Kiruna in Sweden and Tromsø in Norway. The distance from these airports is about 2 hours to Enontekiö. From Kittilä there is a bus connection to Hetta and Kilpisjärvi villages and a shared taxi (call to pre book +358 400 138 262 / Elli-Maria Kultima) to Kilpisjärvi and Hetta.
If you prefer taking a train, take a train to Rovaniemi or Kolari and continue your journey by bus. Always check the time tables for the bus before booking your train tickets, as there is a bus connection only from certain trains.
TRAFFIC CONNECTIONS FROM KOLARI RAILWAY STATION IN SPRING 2019
Kolari Railwaystation – Muonio – Vuontispirtti – Enontekiö (Hetta)
Enontekiö (Hetta) – Vuontispirtti – Muonio – Kolari Railwaystation.
13.2.-2.5.2019 on Thursdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti-Hetta
16.2.-4.5.2019 on Saturdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti
Please find the timetables here.
Kolari Railwaystation – Enontekiö, 37.20 €/adult.
Kolari Railwaystation – Vuontispirtti 27,80 €/adult.
More information: Taksi Pekka Uusitalo, +358 (0)400 111 234.
Getting around in enontekiö
There is lot to see and to do in Enontekiö. Your choice of transport will depend on how quickly you want to move around.
Rent a Car
|Avis||Matkahuolto||Taxies in Enontekiö (only in Finnish)|
|Europcar||Pre order a shared taxi (only in Finnish)|
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