There are 8 ways to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Helsinki to Kuopio, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Kuopio (KUO) HEL - KUO
  2. Take the train from Kuopio to Pieksämäki

$66 - $228

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Train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Pieksämäki 63 / ...

$35 - $52

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Fly Helsinki to Savonlinna, bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the plane from Helsinki to Savonlinna
  2. Take the bus from Savonlinnan linja-autoasema to Pieksämäki matkakeskus

Fly Helsinki to Jyvaskyla, train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Jyvaskyla (JYV) HEL - JYV
  2. Take the train from Jyväskylä to Pieksämäki

$59 - $218

Fly Helsinki to Tampere, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Tampere (TMP) HEL - TMP
  2. Take the train from Tampere to Pieksämäki

$66 - $153

Fly Helsinki to Savonlinna, bus #2  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Savonlinna (SVL) HEL - SVL
  2. Take the bus from Savonlinnan linja-autoasema to Pieksämäki matkakeskus

Fly Helsinki to Joensuu, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Joensuu (JOE) HEL - JOE
  2. Take the train from Joensuu to Pieksämäki

$57 - $230

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki 187.5 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Lentoasema and arriving at Pieksämäki via Tikkurila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Pieksämäki is 250 km. The road distance is 300 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki without a car is to train which takes 4 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Kuopio Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki is 300 km. It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki.

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Finnair offers flights from Helsinki Airport to Kuopio Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Pieksämäki. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki.
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  • Distance: 156.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Pieksämäki every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Kuopio
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Helsinki to Jyvaskyla
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Flights from Helsinki to Tampere
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Flights from Helsinki to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Helsinki to Savonlinna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Kuopio to Pieksämäki
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Jyväskylä to Pieksämäki
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Pieksämäki
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Joensuu to Pieksämäki
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Pieksämäki
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Vihavaisen Taksi Oy
Phone
+358 40 1646300
Email
toimisto@vihavaisentaksi.fi
Website
vihavaisentaksi.fi
Bus from Savonlinnan linja-autoasema to Pieksämäki matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Vihavaisen Taksi 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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