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There are 3 ways to get from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti by train, bus or car

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Train, line 440 bus

  1. Take the train from Kesälahti to Joensuu
  2. Take the line 440 bus from Joensuu to Rakentajantie P

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kesälahden tori to Kauppatori I
  2. Take the bus from Koskikatu L to Kontiolahti linja-autoasema

Drive

  1. Drive from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti

Kesälahti to Kontiolahti by train and bus

40 Weekly Services
2h 21m Average Duration
€17 Cheapest Price
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Kesälahti → Kontiolahti
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 0295 535 535

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Yes, travel within Finland is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kontiolahti is 0295 535 535.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kontiolahti is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Kontiolahti is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0295 535 535.

Last updated: 29 Aug 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti is to train and line 440 bus which costs €17 - €24 and takes 2h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti is to drive which costs €24 - €35 and takes 1h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti. However, there are services departing from Kesälahden tori and arriving at Kontiolahti linja-autoasema via Koskikatu L. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 54m.

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The distance between Kesälahti and Kontiolahti is 97 km. The road distance is 110.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti without a car is to train and line 440 bus which takes 2h 21m and costs €17 - €24.

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It takes approximately 2h 21m to get from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti, including transfers.

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Kesälahti to Kontiolahti bus services, operated by Savonlinja Oy, depart from Kesälahden tori station.

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Kesälahti to Kontiolahti bus services, operated by Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy, arrive at Kontiolahti linja-autoasema station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kesälahti to Kontiolahti is 110 km. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti.

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There are two+ hotels available in Kontiolahti. Prices start at €100 per night.

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  • Distance: 97.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 21m

What companies run services between Kesälahti, Finland and Kontiolahti, Finland?

You can take a bus from Kesälahti to Kontiolahti via Kauppatori I and Koskikatu L in around 2h 54m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Savonlinja Oy
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Joensuu to Rakentajantie P
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €6
Website
Savonlinja Oy
Bus from Kesälahden tori to Kauppatori I
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€18 - €21
Website
Savonlinja Oy
Bus from Kauppatori L to Kontiolahti linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €6
Website
Savonlinja Oy
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Phone
013 122 324
Email
tilausajot@skl.fi
Website
savokarjalanlinja.fi
Bus from Koskikatu L to Kontiolahti linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Pohjolan Matka
Phone
+358201 303 303
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from Kauppatori L to Kontiolahti keskusta
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Pohjolan Matka

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