Welcome to Pyhä

Pyhätunturi is located within two municipalities: Pelkosenniemi and Kemijärvi. The nearest airport is in Rovaniemi and it takes 1 h 45 min to drive to Pyhä. Nearest train stations are at Rovaniemi and Kemijärvi. There are good SkiBus connections from the airport and the train stations. It's easy to access Pyhä - whether you come by your own car or by public transportation.

By plane

Fly to Rovaniemi, Kittilä or Kuusamo, rent a car or hop on to the SkiBus and you'll get to Pyhä. It takes about 90 minutes to drive from Rovaniemi to Pyhä and about 2 hrs 20 minutes to drive from Kuusamo. Kittilä is located about 155 km from Pyhä and the travel time is about 2 hours.  There are good SkiBus connections from Rovaniemi airport - 4 times a day in winter and 2 times a day in summer.

Airlines flying to Rovaniemi

Airlines flying to Kuusamo

Airlines flying to Kittilä

By train

The nearest train stations are at Rovaniemi and Kemijärvi. Travelling to Rovaniemi or Kemijärvi from southern Finland (10-12 hours) is easy, also with a car-carrier train. SkiBus transports you to Pyhä from both of these stations.

Check the timetables and buy tickets

By bus

A SkiBus transports people to Pyhä-Luosto area from Rovaniemi year round. During high season the bus drives four times a day and during lower season twice a day. Pyhä-Luosto SkiBus is a connection to certain Finnair and other international flights. The timetable may chance accordingly.

NOTE! If your flight is delayed over one hour, please contact the SkiBus driver. Then they will know to wait at the airport for customers who are going to Pyhä-Luosto area. 

Pyhä-Luosto-Rovaniemi bus timetable during 1.6-30.11.2019

Check the timetable.

Preliminary bus timetable for winter season 2019-2020.

Check the timetable.

Buy bus tickets online

Please note! Tickets can be purchased from Matkahuolto online shop 15 hours before the scheduled connection. Payment by Visa or Mastercard. 

Operator of Pyhä-Luosto-Rovaniemi bus:
Kutilan Liikenne Oy
Phone: +358 16 364 300
Email: info@kutilan.fi
Bus number I: +358 40 150 9843
Bus number II: +358 40 150 5781
See more closely the phone numbers for each connection

Connection from Kemijärvi

Pyhä Shuttle

Pyhä Shuttle operates in centre of Pyhä during 1.1.-1.5.2019 and is free of charge.
Check out the timetable for Pyhä Shuttle.

Pyhä Shuttle

Pyhä Shuttle operates in centre of Pyhä during 1.1.-1.5.2019 and is free of charge.

Check out the timetable for Pyhä Shuttle.

Taxi

Please note that there is limited amount of taxis in Pyhä area. We advice you to book your transfers beforehand and agree with the price of the transfer.

Taxi service Haikonen
Tel. +358 400 656 500

Taksi service Mika Kortelainen
Tel. +358 45 157 2101

Kairala Taxi services
Tel. +358 40 641 6636

By car

The easiest route to Pyhä goes along either the E75 road or E63 road. The E75 road goes through bigger cities like Jyväskylä, Oulu, Kemi and Rovaniemi. The E63 road goes through Kuopio, Kajaani, Kuusamo and Kemijärvi.

While driving to Pyhä, pay attention to the grey and furry reindeer which might run on the road.