Getting here and moving around
Santa Claus Village
96930 Napapiiri (Arctic Circle)
GPS coordinates: +66° 32′ 37.11″, +25° 50′ 51.44
Santa Claus Village is located in Lapland in Finland, only 8 km north of the Rovaniemi City Center. The destination is easily spotted with its towers and grand gateway through which highway E4 (European route E75) runs.
Rovaniemi local bus number 8 runs around the year between the Rovaniemi city centre and Santa Claus Village. Check the bus route. In November-March private Santa Claus Bus also runs between Santa Claus Village, city-center and airport and in autumn and winter Apukka Shuttle Bus runs between Rovaniemi City Center, Santa Claus and Apukka.
You can order taxi for example from Rovaniemen Lähitaksi: +358 (0)200 88000 (1,92€/call + 0,25€/10s + local network charge)
Rovaniemi can be easily reached by train from southern Finland and from the northern direction from Kemijärvi. Buy tickets from VR’s online store.
Rovaniemi Airport, the Official Airport of Santa Claus, is located just 3 km from the Santa Claus Village. Daily flights between Rovaniemi and Helsinki are operated by Finnair throughout the year and several times a week by Norwegian.