Finland’s VR railway company is your connection for traveling from Helsinki to Rovaniemi by train. Climb aboard a modern single-deck VR Intercity or double-deck VR Intercity 2 high-speed train (the latter featuring sleeping coaches) and ride in comfort and style at speeds of up to 200km/h. While en route, sit back and relax as you get a good view of northern Europe’s picturesque landscape just outside your window!
Your journey takes you from Finland’s capital city to Rovaniemi. Nearly destroyed in its entirety during the Second World War, today the city thrives on its tourism industry. Among Rovaniemi’s numerous attractions is Santa Claus Village, a year-round, Christmas-themed park. The city also offers a great vantage point for gazing at the Northern Lights.
Your “Paper Ticket and Reservation” can be purchased here and includes your seat reservation. We will ship you the actual ticket which you can simply present at the station as you set off on your trip from Helsinki to Rovaniemi by train.