How to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Imatra

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Imatra Intercity / ...

$34 - $51

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the night bus from Helsinki-Vantaa lentoasema T2 to Imatran keskusliikenneasema L Kamppi - Kuhmo linja-autoasema

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Lappeenranta 11 / ...
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Koulukatu itään to Saareksiinmäki I Koulukatu itään - Imatran keskusliikenneasema I / ...

$38 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Imatra 158.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to St. Petersburg (LED) HEL - LED
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Finlyandskii to Vyborg/Viipuri
  3. Take the bus from Vyborg to Imatra

$100 - $322

What companies run services between Helsinki Airport (HEL), Finland and Imatra, Finland?

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Imatra every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Imatra
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Lappeenranta
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Finlyandskii to Vyborg/Viipuri
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Kupé)
$12 - $18
PPK-Piter
Website
ppk-piter.ru
Train from Finlyandsky Station to Vyborg
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ppk-piter.ru
Bus operators
Savonlinja
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Koulukatu itään to Saareksiinmäki I
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Et-Tours Oy
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Night bus from Helsinki-Vantaa lentoasema T2 to Imatran keskusliikenneasema L
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi
Ensi Bus
Website
ensi-bus.ru
Bus from Vyborg to Imatra
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ensi-bus.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Imatra is 227 km. The road distance is 254 km.

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Imatra is to night bus which costs 2€ - 3€ and takes 3 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Imatra is to drive which takes 3 h 1 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Imatra. However, there are services departing from Helsinki-Vantaa lentoasema T2 and arriving at Saareksiinmäki L via Keskusliikenneasema E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Imatra, including transfers.