There are 4 ways to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Helsinki to Joensuu, bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Joensuu (JOE) HEL - JOE
  2. Take the bus from Lautasuo I to Koskikatu I

$39 - $202

3 alternative options

Fly Helsinki to Savonlinna, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the plane from Helsinki to Savonlinna
  2. Take the bus from Savonlinnan linja-autoasema to Kauppatori I

$64 - $81

Train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Joensuu 11 / ...

$45 - $67

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu 269.6 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Lentoasema and arriving at Joensuu via Tikkurila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Joensuu is 360 km. The road distance is 431.3 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu without a car is to train which takes 5 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu, including transfers.

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Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Tikkurila station.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Joensuu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Joensuu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu is 431 km. It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu.

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Finnair offers flights from Helsinki Airport to Joensuu Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Joensuu. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu.
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  • Distance: 224.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

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

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Joensuu every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Savonlinja
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Lautasuo I to Koskikatu I
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Savonlinnan linja-autoasema to Kauppatori I
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $34
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Linja-Karjala Oy
Website
savonlinja-yhtiot.fi
Bus from Lautasuo I to Koskikatu I
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
savonlinja-yhtiot.fi
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Phone
013 122 324
Email
tilausajot@skl.fi
Website
savokarjalanlinja.fi
Bus from Lautasuo, I to Kauppatori I
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Bus from Savonlinnan linja-autoasema to Kauppatori I
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy
Phone
+358 20 1303450
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from Lautasuo, I to Kauppatori I
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy
Other operators
Raf-Avia
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Plane from Helsinki to Savonlinna
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi

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