There are 3 ways to get from Helsinki to Joensuu by train, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Joensuu 1 / ...

$40 - $65

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Joensuu 272.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly, bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Joensuu (JOE) HEL - JOE
  2. Take the bus from Lautasuo I to Koskikatu I

$42 - $218

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Joensuu is to train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Joensuu is to fly and bus which costs 35€ - 190€ and takes 4 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Helsinki and arriving at Joensuu. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Joensuu is 373 km. The road distance is 436.1 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Joensuu without a car is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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The train from Helsinki to Joensuu takes 4 h 23 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Helsinki to Joensuu train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Helsinki station.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Joensuu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Joensuu is 436 km. It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to drive from Helsinki to Joensuu.

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Finnair offers flights from Helsinki Airport to Joensuu Airport.

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The nearest airport to Joensuu is Joensuu (JOE) Airport which is 9.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Kuopio (KUO) (110.1 km).

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Joensuu.
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  • Distance: 233.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Joensuu, Finland?

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki to Joensuu every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 23 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Savonlinja
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Lautasuo I to Koskikatu I
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Linja-Karjala Oy
Website
savonlinja-yhtiot.fi
Bus from Lautasuo I to Koskikatu I
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
savonlinja-yhtiot.fi
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Phone
013 122 324
Email
tilausajot@skl.fi
Website
savokarjalanlinja.fi
Bus from Lautasuo, I to Kauppatori I
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy
Phone
+358 20 1303450
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from Lautasuo, I to Kauppatori I
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy

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