There are 3 ways to get from Helsinki to Kouvola by train, bus 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

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Kouvola Intercity / ...

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema Hki linja-autoasema - Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema / ...

$4 - $35

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Kouvola 85.7 miles

$19 - $28

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

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki to Kouvola hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, Savonlinja operates a bus from Helsinki to Kouvola 3 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $31 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Savonlinja
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $31
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Onni Bus
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Et-Tours Oy
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Kamppi to Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Helsinki and Kouvola is 124 km. The road distance is 137 km.

The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Kouvola is to train which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Kouvola is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs 15€ - 22€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Helsinki and arriving at Kouvola. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hki linja-autoasema and arriving at Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

The train from Helsinki to Kouvola takes 1 h 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.