There are 7 ways to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Varkaus by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Joensuu, bus  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Joensuu (JOE) HEL - JOE
  2. Take the bus from Liperi linja-autoasema to Varkaus Matkakeskus

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Train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Pieksämäki 9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Pieksämäki to Varkaus 723 / ...

$43 - $64

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Fly to Kuopio, train  •  5 h 20 min

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

$74 - $240

Fly to Jyvaskyla, train  •  5 h 26 min

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

$67 - $230

Fly to Savonlinna, bus  •  6 h 30 min

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

Fly to Tampere, train  •  6 h 38 min

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

$74 - $165

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Varkaus 195.4 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Varkaus is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Varkaus is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and Varkaus is 271 km. The road distance is 312.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Varkaus, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Varkaus. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Lentoasema and arriving at Varkaus via Tikkurila and Pieksämäki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to Varkaus via Tikkurila and Pieksämäki in around 5 h 37 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Helsinki to Kuopio
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Helsinki to Jyvaskyla
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Flights from Helsinki to Tampere
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $180
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Helsinki to Savonlinna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
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 - $17
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Pieksämäki to Varkaus
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Pieksämäki
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Kantamatkat
Phone
045 - 123 6946
Email
kantamatkat@hotmail.fi
Website
kantamatkat.fi
Bus from Liperi linja-autoasema to Varkaus Matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
kantamatkat.fi
Vihavaisen Taksi Oy
Phone
+358 40 1646300
Email
toimisto@vihavaisentaksi.fi
Website
vihavaisentaksi.fi
Bus from Savonlinnan linja-autoasema to JOROINEN (koulukeskus)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
Vihavaisen Taksi Oy

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