Kemi-Tornio Lapland Airport KEM
is located near the town of Lautiosaari, 6 km north of Kemi and 18 km from Tornio.
With 56,000 passengers a year on average, Kemi-Tornio Airport is presently served by Finncomm Airlines (tel. (09) 4243 2000; fax 2200) offering some domestic flights, including daily flights to Helsinki.
The passenger terminal at Kemi-Tornio Airport
has a restaurant (‘Nimbus’),the Airport Shop, and the Meri-Lappi meeting room. Information & Lost & Found can be contacted at +358 20 708 8714. Tourist Information for Kemi can be obtained at tel. + 358 (0)40 - 568 2069; and for Tornio at tel. +358 16 432 733.
A transferflight to Helsiki takes about one hour.
Buses ( free with most rail passes) head towards the Swedish border at Tornio /Haparanda and onward to Lulea - a trip of 2 and 2.5 hours, respectively - where you can reboard a train. (Swedish trains run on different gages).