There are 6 ways to get from Helsinki to Kuhmo by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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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Train, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Kajaani 9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P 21 / ...

5 alternative options

Bus, night train  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Karhula linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Matkakeskus H1
  3. Take the night train from Kouvola to Kajaani 73
  4. Take the bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P 21 / ...

Drive  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Kuhmo 370.7 miles

$80 - $130

Fly to Kajaani, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Kajaani (KAJ) HEL - KAJ
  2. Take the bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P

Fly to Oulu, train, bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Oulu (OUL) HEL - OUL
  2. Take the train from Oulu to Kajaani
  3. Take the bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P

Fly to Kuopio, train, bus  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Kuopio (KUO) HEL - KUO
  2. Take the train from Kuopio to Kajaani
  3. Take the bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Kuhmo is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 6 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Kuhmo is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 6 h 56 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Kuhmo is 500 km. The road distance is 593.1 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to get from Helsinki to Kuhmo, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Helsinki to Kuhmo. However, you can take the train to Kajaani, take the walk to Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri, then take the bus to Markkulankuja P. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Helsinki to Kuhmo via Karhula linja-autoasema, Matkakeskus H1, Kouvola, Kajaani, and Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri in around 12 h 2 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Helsinki to Kuopio
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Kouvola to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kuopio to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
A Kyllonen Oy
Phone
+358 8 6550256
Website
akyllonen.fi
Bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
A Kyllonen Oy
Pohjolan Matka
Phone
+358201 303 303
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pohjolanmatka.fi
Matka-Kyllönen Oy
Phone
+358 8 6520771
Email
matkatoimisto@matka-kyllonen.inet.fi
Website
personal.inet.fi
Bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
personal.inet.fi
Kajaanin Tila-autot Oy
Phone
050 3087845
Email
jaana.haataja@ktaoy.fi
Website
kajaanintila-autot.fi
Bus from Kajaani linja-autoasema, lähtölaituri to Markkulankuja P
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kajaanintila-autot.fi
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Karhula linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Matkakeskus H1
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Paunu Express Bus
Phone
020 764 94 00
Email
etunimi.sukunimi@paunu.fi
Website
paunu.fi
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
Väinö Paunu Oy

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