Ranua as a travel destination
The village of Ranua is located in the Southern Lapland on one of the main routes, Rovaniementie 29, about an hour’s drive away from Rovaniemi and Syöte. From Oulu, Kemi and Kuusamo the ride takes about 2 hours. The closest airport and railway-station are located in Rovaniemi. Daily bus-transportation is available between Rovaniemi and Ranua.
You can buy the tickets from the bus or book the tickets from Matkahuolto’s web page
You can reach us easily via excellent routes and the choice of your transportation, and yet you are quickly at the edge of wilderness. In the middle of wide forests and swamp areas, Ranua offers authentic nature experiences as well as the acquaintance of the true village of Lappish culture. A variety of program services and a fine selection of accommodation are available in the region.
For the weekends and special holiday days when the public transportation connections are not so good, an easy choice could be to use YourbusRovaniemi service. YourbusRovaniemi organizes daily transfer from your hotel in Rovaniemi to Ranua Zoo and back.
More information and booking online: Yourbusrovaniemi
On the below tables you can see all the bus connections of the public transportation. Please note that you need to check if the dates which the lines are operating as not all of them operates all around the year!