There are 3 ways to get from Helsinki to Heinola by 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kaivokatu (Heinola) Hki linja-autoasema - Kuopio linja-autoasema / ...

$4 - $30

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Lahti/Lahtis Intercity / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lahti Matkakeskus A to Heinolan Terveyskeskus 89 / ...

$14 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Heinola 85.7 miles

$19 - $28

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Heinola, Päijänne-Tavastland, Finland?

Onni Bus operates a bus from Helsinki to Heinola every 4 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Onni Bus
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kaivokatu (Heinola)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Terminaali to Kaivokatu (Heinola)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Koiviston Auto Oy
Website
koivistonauto.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kaivokatu (Heinola)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Schedules at
Koiviston Auto Oy
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Terminaali to Kaivokatu (Heinola)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
Koiviston Auto Oy
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Heinola Linja-Autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Lehtimäen Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 20 7509509
Email
tilausajot@lehtimakigroup.fi
Website
lehtimakigroup.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus A to Heinolan Terveyskeskus
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lehtimakigroup.fi
Savonlinja
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Moisionkatu P to Kaivokatu (Heinola)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus A to Kaivokatu (Heinola)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
Kuopion Liikenne Oy
Website
kuopionliikenne.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Moisionkatu P to Kaivokatu (Heinola)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
Kuopion Liikenne Oy
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Terminaali to Kaivokatu (Heinola)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki and Heinola is 130 km. The road distance is 137 km.

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Heinola is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Heinola is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs 16€ - 24€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hki linja-autoasema and arriving at Kaivokatu (Heinola). Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

The bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kaivokatu (Heinola) takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs every three hours.