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

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Train  •  2 h 50 min

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

$27 - $42

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Bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Porvoonkatu to Karhula linja-autoasema Hki linja-autoasema - Kotkan linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Koulukatu itään Kotkan linja-autoasema - Lappeenranta matkakeskus

$50 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

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

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta is to train which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Lappeenranta is 194 km. The road distance is 221.1 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta. However, there are services departing from Helsinki-Vantaa and arriving at Koulukatu itään via Porvoonkatu and Karhula linja-autoasema. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta. However, there are services departing from Lentoasema and arriving at Lappeenranta via Tikkurila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta.
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  • Distance: 121.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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 $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Lappeenranta via Porvoonkatu and Karhula linja-autoasema in around 5 h 59 min.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Lappeenranta
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Porvoonkatu to Karhula linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Liikenne Vuorela Oy
Phone
(05) 347 8466
Email
toimisto@liikennevuorela.fi
Website
liikennevuorela.fi
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Koulukatu itään
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
Liikenne Vuorela Oy

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