Santa Claus Express Night TrainSanta Claus Express Night Train
The Finnish double-decker night train, known as the Santa Claus Express, travels from Helsinki to snow-covered Lapland in the north. The train stops at Rovaniemi, the official home of Santa Claus, and then goes on to Kemijärvi, its final destination. See the beauty of Finland from the comfortable compartments of this train and wake up above the Arctic Circle the next morning.
Santa Claus Express Night Train Route
The Santa Claus Express runs from Helsinki in the south to Rovaniemi and Kemijärvi in the far north. In less than fifteen hours, you will find yourself in a magical place where the sun doesn’t set for weeks in summer and doesn’t rise for weeks in winter. Once you get to Rovaniemi, where you can gaze in awe at the Northern Lights, be sure to pay a visit to Santa Claus and his reindeer at the Santa Park.
The Santa Claus Express runs on the following route:
How to make reservations on the Santa Claus Express
You can reserve your seat or sleeping accommodation on the Santa Claus Express trains in the following ways:
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