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There are 3 ways to get from Kuopio to Helsinki by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kuopio asema to Helsinki asema Kuo - Hki / ...

$35 - $60

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Kuopio to Helsinki 244 miles

$55 - $80

Fly  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Kuopio (KUO) to Helsinki (HEL) KUO - HEL

$57 - $225

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The cheapest way to get from Kuopio to Helsinki is to train which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kuopio to Helsinki is to fly which costs 45€ - 200€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kuopio asema and arriving at Helsinki asema. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Kuopio and Helsinki is 336 km. The road distance is 390.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kuopio to Helsinki without a car is to train which takes 4 h 5 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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The train from Kuopio asema to Helsinki asema takes 4 h 5 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Kuopio to Helsinki train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Kuopio asema station.

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The best way to get from Kuopio to Helsinki is to train which takes 4 h 5 min and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 45€ - 200€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Kuopio Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Kuopio to Helsinki train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Helsinki asema station.

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Map of how to get from Kuopio to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 209.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 5 min

What companies run services between Kuopio, Finland and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Kuopio to Helsinki every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, Finnair flies from Kuopio to Helsinki every 4 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Kuopio to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Kuopio asema to Helsinki asema
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
www.vr.fi

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Yes, the driving distance between Kuopio to Helsinki is 390 km. It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to drive from Kuopio to Helsinki.

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Finnair offers flights from Kuopio Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kuopio to Kuopio Airport is to bus which takes 19 min and costs 4€ - 6€.

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