There are 3 ways to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta by train, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Lappeenranta Intercity

$29 - $43

2 alternative options

Night bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the night bus from Helsinki-Vantaa lentoasema T2 to Lappeenranta matkakeskus Kamppi - Kuhmo linja-autoasema

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta 138.2 miles

$30 - $45

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

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta every 3 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Lappeenranta
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Et-Tours Oy
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Night bus from Helsinki-Vantaa lentoasema T2 to Lappeenranta matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Lappeenranta is 194 km. The road distance is 221 km.

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta is to train which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta is to drive which takes 2 h 34 min and costs 26€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Lentoasema and arriving at Lappeenranta via Tikkurila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Helsinki-Vantaa lentoasema T2 and arriving at Lappeenranta matkakeskus. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta, including transfers.