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Getting There

SAS (tel. 0770/72-77-27) flies twice daily from Stockholm (flight time: 95 min.). The airport is a 15-minute drive north of the town center; a Flygbuss operates periodically, or a taxi is 350SEK ($70/£35) each way. Two or three trains per day make the 16-hour trip to the center of Gällivare, a major rail junction. From here, you can change trains to Kiruna, a trip of 1 1/2 hours. For schedules and information, phone tel. 0771/75-75-75. There's also daily bus service between Gällivare and Kiruna. Contact Länstrafiken at tel. 0926/756-80. From Gällivare, continue northwest along E10.

Visitor Information

Contact the Kiruna Turistbyrå, Lars Janssons Vagen 17 (tel. 0980/188-80; www.lappland.se), open from June 15 to August 20 Monday to Friday 8:30am to 8pm, Saturday and Sunday 8:30am to 6pm; from August 21 to June 14 Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm, Saturday 8:30am to 2:30pm.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.