Kiruna is a municipality (Swedish kommun) in the northern Swedish province of Norrbotten County and the historic province of Lapland. It is the northernmost municipality in Sweden. The capital of the municipality is Kiruna. Besides Kiruna there are in the municipality six more tätorter and other settlements such as: Abisko, Jukkasjarvi, Karesuando, Kuttainen, Svappavaara, Riksgränsen and Övre Soppero. By the municipality, the European roads lead 10 and 45 (Inlandsvägen) and the iron ore railway (Malmbanan).