Rovaniemi – Lapland Airport RVN
serves the arctic circle of Lapland, Finland. The main season of charter traffic from Great Britain and many other European countries lasts from the end of November until the middle of January annually. Rovaniemi Airport has its busiest season during the winter months and is the official airport for Santa Claus.
RVN Airport is located 10 km north of the city of Rovaniemi.
With an estimated 427,000 passengers per annum, and along runway, Rovaniemi Airport is served by Finnair & other airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe. Seasonal charters fly to popular vacation destinations.
The passenger terminal at Roviemi Airport
offers a Service Desk, Cafe Avia at pre- and post-security; duty-free shop, two souvenir shops, a convenience kiosk, a mail box, lost property, Customs, passport & security control. Rental car counters are in the Arrivals area. The departure gates are equipped with jet bridges. WiFi access is free.
NOTE: By late 2015 renovation work was completed and
included a new restaurant section with local menu (including reindeer meat), upgrading the gate area for more passenger comfort, relocating passport control, renovating security checkpoint and customs area and Security Check lines, and construction of the restaurant section. The gateway area's furniture were upgraded and the walls now present a scene of the Arctic Circle.