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There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Kontiolahti by plane, train, shuttle or car

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Fly Budapest to Kuopio, train  •  12h 27m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Kuopio (KUO) BUD - KUO
  2. Take the train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Joensuu

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Train to Vienna, fly to Kuopio, train  •  14h 50m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Kuopio (KUO) VIE - KUO
  3. Take the train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Joensuu

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Fly Budapest to Helsinki, train  •  11h 52m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Helsinki (HEL) BUD - HEL
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Joensuu

Fly Budapest to Oulu, train  •  16h 55m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Oulu (OUL) BUD - OUL
  2. Take the train from Oulu to Siilinjärvi
  3. Take the train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Joensuu

Shuttle to Krakow, fly to Kuopio, train  •  18h 3m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Kuopio (KUO) KRK - KUO
  3. Take the train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Joensuu

Drive  •  29h 55m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Kontiolahti 2437.7 km
Hungary → Finland
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International entry into Finland from Hungary

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
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Conditions of entry into Finland from Hungary

  • There are no current restrictions
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Finland

1.5m

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Considerations leaving from Hungary

There are no current restrictions

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Finland is currently allowed from Hungary.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kontiolahti is 0295 535 535.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kontiolahti is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Kontiolahti is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0295 535 535.

No, returning to Hungary from Finland is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 3 Oct 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Kontiolahti is to train and fly which costs 30 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft and takes 14h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Budapest to Kontiolahti is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost 46 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft and takes 11h 52m.

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The distance between Budapest and Kontiolahti is 1826 km. The road distance is 2437.7 km.

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It takes approximately 12h 27m to get from Budapest to Kontiolahti, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Kuopio Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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Kontiolahti is 1h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 6:01 AM in Budapest and 7:01 AM in Kontiolahti.

Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Kontiolahti is 2438 km. It takes approximately 29h 55m to drive from Budapest to Kontiolahti.

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Finnair offers flights from Budapest Airport to Kuopio Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Kontiolahti. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 31 min and costs 3 400 Ft - 4 300 Ft.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Kontiolahti.
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  • Distance: 1825.8 km
  • Duration: 12h 27m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Kontiolahti, Finland?

There is no direct connection from Budapest to Kontiolahti. However, you can take the bus to Liszt Ferenc Airport 2, take the walk to Budapest airport, fly to Kuopio, take the walk to Kuopion lentoasema, take the line 40 bus to Siilinjärvi keskusta P, take the walk to Siilinjärvi Asema, take the train to Joensuu, take the walk to Joensuu, then take the bus to Kontiolahti. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Liszt Ferenc Airport 2, take the walk to Budapest airport, fly to Helsinki, take the walk to Lentoasema, take the train to Tikkurila, take the train to Joensuu, take the walk to Joensuu, then take the bus to Kontiolahti.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Kuopio via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€270 - €550
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €440
Flights from Vienna to Kuopio via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €380
Flights from Budapest to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Krakow to Kuopio via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€215 - €220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €440
Flights from Budapest to Oulu via London Heathrow, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €430
Flights from Budapest to Oulu via Stockholm, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €850
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Siilinjärvi
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
www.vr.fi
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Kraków
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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