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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Lieksa to Joensuu Regional

$13 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Lieksa linja-autoasema to Koulukatu E 9810 / ...

$20 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Lieksa to Joensuu 59.6 miles

$13 - $20

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

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Lieksa to Joensuu 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy operates a bus from Lieksa to Joensuu hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Phone
013 122 324
Email
tilausajot@skl.fi
Website
savokarjalanlinja.fi
Bus from Lieksa linja-autoasema to Koulukatu E
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy
Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy
Phone
+358 20 1303450
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from Lieksa linja-autoasema to Koulukatu E
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
Pohjolan Turistiauto Oy

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lieksa to Joensuu?

The distance between Lieksa and Joensuu is 81 km. The road distance is 95 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lieksa to Joensuu?

The cheapest way to get from Lieksa to Joensuu is to drive which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lieksa to Joensuu?

The quickest way to get from Lieksa to Joensuu is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs 10€ - 16€.

Is there a direct train between Lieksa and Joensuu?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lieksa and arriving at Joensuu. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lieksa and Joensuu?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lieksa linja-autoasema and arriving at Koulukatu E. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Lieksa to Joensuu?

The train from Lieksa to Joensuu takes 1 h 19 min including transfers and departs three times a day.