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

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Train  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki asema to Imatra asema Hki - Jns / ...

$40 - $55

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Bus  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki Kiasma to Imatra F6

$21 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3h 17m

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Svetogorsk 166.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk is to bus which costs 18€ - 25€ and takes 4h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki to Svetogorsk. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Kiasma and arriving at Svetogorsk MAPP via Imatra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 38m.

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The distance between Helsinki and Svetogorsk is 238 km. The road distance is 266.6 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk without a car is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk, including transfers.

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Helsinki to Svetogorsk bus services, operated by Onni Bus, depart from Helsinki Kiasma station.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Svetogorsk is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 25€ and takes 4h 38m.

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Helsinki to Svetogorsk bus services, operated by Onni Bus, arrive at Imatra station.

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Svetogorsk is 1h ahead of Helsinki. It is currently 2:36 AM in Helsinki and 3:36 AM in Svetogorsk.

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  • Distance: 149 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Svetogorsk, Russia?

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki to Svetogorsk every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 2h 32m. Alternatively, Onni Bus operates a bus from Helsinki to Svetogorsk 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Onni Bus
Phone
+358 600 02010
Email
info@onnibus.com
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Helsinki Kiasma to Imatra
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
onnibus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Svetogorsk is 267 km. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Helsinki to Svetogorsk.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Svetogorsk. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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