There are 2 ways to get from Nurmes to Kontiolahti by bus or car
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Nurmes to Kontiolahti by bus
The bus journey time between Nurmes and Kontiolahti is around 2h 12m and covers a distance of around 128 km. Operated by Savonlinja Oy and Pohjolan Matka, the Nurmes to Kontiolahti bus service departs from 2 and arrives in Kunnantalo E. Typically 25 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Last updated: 29 Aug 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Nurmes to Kontiolahti is to bus which costs €21 - €23 and takes 2h 12m.
The fastest way to get from Nurmes to Kontiolahti is to drive. Taking this option will cost €24 - €40 and takes 1h 27m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 2 and arriving at Kunnantalo E. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 12m.
The distance between Nurmes and Kontiolahti is 93 km. The road distance is 111.6 km.
The best way to get from Nurmes to Kontiolahti without a car is to bus which takes 2h 12m and costs €21 - €23.
The bus from 2 to Kunnantalo E takes 2h 12m including transfers and departs four times a day.
Nurmes to Kontiolahti bus services, operated by Savonlinja Oy, depart from 2 station.
Nurmes to Kontiolahti bus services, operated by Savonlinja Oy, arrive at Kunnantalo E station.
Yes, the driving distance between Nurmes to Kontiolahti is 112 km. It takes approximately 1h 27m to drive from Nurmes to Kontiolahti.
There are two+ hotels available in Kontiolahti. Prices start at €100 per night.
What companies run services between Nurmes, Pohjois-Karjala, Finland and Kontiolahti, Finland?
Savonlinja Oy operates a bus from 2 to Kunnantalo E 3 times a day. Tickets cost €21 - €23 and the journey takes 2h 12m. Pohjolan Matka also services this route 5 times a week.
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