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Travel to Jokkmokk and Gällivare

Most of our tours and expeditions starts in Jokkmokk or Gällivare, but we also finish some of our tours in Saltoluokta/Kebnats. You’ll find more information about the start and end location at respective tour. Here you’ll find links to all our Guided tours. Our rental equipment can be picked up at our base in Jokkmokk and for an extra fee we can also deliver to Gällivare, Saltoluokta, Stora Sjöfallet (only during summer) or Ritsem. You’ll find more information under rental equipment and pickup locations.

Jokkmokk and Gällivare are both perfect places to kick off your adventure in the world heritage site Laponia. From Gällivare you can catch a bus to Kebnats, Ritsem, Stora Sjöfallet and Vakkotavaare. These are popular places to start hiking along Kungsleden or Padjelantaleden but also popular access points to Sarek National Park, Padjelanta national park and Stora Sjöfallet national park. Padjelanta and Sarek National Parks can also be reached from Kvikkjokk, to where you can travel by bus from Jokkmokk.

How to travel to Jokkmokk
By train

The most environmental friendly option!

  1. Travel to Stockholm
  2. Take the overnight train to Murjek or Boden
  3. Continue by connecting bus to Jokkmokk

Book the ticket at www.sj.se

Please note that the train tickets are released about 3 month before departure. If you try to book your ticket earlier it may look like it is sold out.

By plane

You can also travel part of the way by plane and continue by bus and/or train.

  1. Travel to Stockholm
  2. Fly from Stockholm to Luleå, Gällivare, Arvidsjaur or Kiruna
  3. Continue by bus and/or train to Jokkmokk

Plane tickets to Luleå or Kiruna can be booked with SAS or Norwegian, and to Gällivare and Arvidsjaur with Flynordica. Book your bus and or train tickets can with SJ and visit Länstrafiken Norrbotten for timetables for buses. From Luleå Airport to Jokkmokk there is an airport shuttle run by Länstrafiken Norrbotten. Please note that the airport shuttle need to be booked latest 17.00 the day before.

How to travel to Gällivare
By train

The most environmental friendly option!

  1. Travel to Stockholm
  2. Continue with the overnight train to Gällivare train station

Book the ticket with SJ.

Please note that the train tickets are released about 3 month before departure. If you try to book your ticket earlier it may look like it is sold out.

By plane

You can also fly directly to Gällivare airport…

  1. Travel to Stockholm
  2. Fly from Stockholm to Gällivare airport
  3. Continue by taxi from the airport to Gällivare (approx. 10 min)

…or to any nearby airports and continue by bus and/or train

  1. Travel to Stockholm
  2. Fly to Luleå or Kiruna airports
  3. Continue by bus and/or train to Gällivare

Plane tickets to Luleå or Kiruna can be booked with SAS or Norwegian, and to Gällivare with Flynordica. Book your bus and or train tickets can with SJ and visit Länstrafiken Norrbotten for timetables for buses. Book taxi from the airport with Flygtaxi or transfer with Sverigetaxi.

How to travel to Ritsem/Saltoluokta/Stora Sjöfallet/Vakkotavaare

Travel to Gällivare (please read above) and continue by bus.

  1. Travel to Gällivare
  2. Take the bus to Saltoluokta (Kebnats), Stora Sjöfallet, Vakkotavaare or Ritsem.

Book your train or bus ticket directly with SJ or check timetable for buses at Länstrafiken Norrbotten.
Please note that from Kebnats to Saltoluokta there is a 3-4 km long ski trail in the winter or a short boat ride (10 min) in summer. Boats are connected to the buses. 

How to travel to Kvikkjokk

Travel to Jokkmokk and continue by bus to Kvikkjokk.

  1. Travel to Jokkmokk
  2. Take the bus to Kvikkjokk.

Book your train or bus ticket directly with SJ or check timetable for buses at Länstrafiken Norrbotten.

Email

info@laponiaadventures.com

Phone

+46 971 65 64 99

We will do our best to answer your call between 8.00-20.00. If we can’t, please send us an email and we will answer you as soon as we can.

Visiting address

Laponia Adventures
Sågvägen 8b
962 33 Jokkmokk

Please note that we have no fixed opening hours. Contact us to book an appointment and we will make sure someone is there to help you.

Invoice or mail adress

Laponia Adventures Sweden AB
c/o Christian Heimroth
Klockartorget 1a
SE-962 32 Jokkmokk, Sweden

Links
SJ train and/or bus tickets
LTNBD for tickets and information about buses in the region
Norwegian fly to Luleå
SAS fly to Luleå
Nordica fly to Gällivare and Arjeplog
Flygtaxi all airports
Airport shuttle Luleå airport-Luleå C
Airport shuttle Gällivare airport-Gällivare
Airport shuttle Kiruna airport-Kiruna
Airport shuttle Arvidsjaur airport-Arvidsjaur

Please contact us if you need help to arrange your travel here.

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