Getting here

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.

FLIGHT CONNECTIONS

There are several route flight connections to Kittilä, Kiruna in Sweden and Tromsø and Alta 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.

Taxi-on-call service to Kittilä Airport 2020.

TRAIN CONNECTIONS

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 FEBRUARY – APRIL 2020

The route:
Kolari Railwaystation – Muonio – Vuontispirtti – Enontekiö (Hetta)
Enontekiö (Hetta) – Vuontispirtti – Muonio – Kolari Railwaystation

13.2.-30.4.2020 on Thursdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti- Enontekiö (Hetta)
15.2.-2.5.2020 on Saturdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti
Please find the timetable here.

TRAFFIC CONNECTIONS FROM KOLARI RAILWAY STATION IN AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER 2020

The route:
Kolari Railwaystation – Muonio – Vuontispirtti – Enontekiö (Hetta)
Enontekiö (Hetta) – Vuontispirtti – Muonio – Kolari Railwaystation.

13.8.-19.8.2020 on Thursdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti- Enontekiö (Hetta)
13.8.-26.9.2020 on Saturdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti
Please find the timetable here.

20.8.-27.8.2020 on Thursdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti- Enontekiö (Hetta)
13.8.-26.9.2020 on Saturdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti
Please find the timetable here.

28.8.-26.9.2020 on Thursdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti- Enontekiö (Hetta)
13.8.-26.9.2020 on Saturdays, Kolari-Muonio-Vuontispirtti
Please find the timetable here.

More information: Taksi Pekka Uusitalo, +358 (0)400 111 234.

 

By Plane

By Bus

By Train

Finavia Matkahuolto  VR
Finnair Eskelisen Lapin Linjat
Norwegian Koiviston Auto
Onnibus
Arctic Route

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

By Bus

By Taxi

Avis Matkahuolto Taxies in Enontekiö (only in Finnish)
Europcar Pre order a shared taxi (only in Finnish)
Hertz
Scandia Rent
Sixt

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