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There are 8 ways to get from Oslo to Lahti by train, plane, bus, car ferry, night train or car

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Train, fly to Helsinki  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Helsinki (HEL) OSL - HEL
  3. Take the train from Tikkurila to Lahti

55€ - 138€

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Train, fly to Tampere  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Tampere (TMP) OSL - TMP
  3. Take the train from Tampere to Lahti

136€ - 439€

Bus, car ferry, train  •  29h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
  3. Take the train from Pasila to Lahti Z

359€ - 375€

Bus, train  •  31h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Centralstation 900 / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlstad Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Boden C/Resecentrum
  4. Take the train from Boden C/Resecentrum to Haparanda Jvstn
  5. Take the train from Kemi to Tikkurila 24 / ...
  6. Take the train from Tikkurila to Lahti Z / ...

Bus  •  33h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stockholm to Tornio Haparanda
  3. Take the bus from Kemi to Lahti C4

93€ - 162€

Train, night train  •  33h 14m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Halden stasjon R20
  2. Take the train from Halden to Göteborg Central Tåg
  3. Take the night train from Göteborg Centralstation to Umeå Östra station
  4. Take the train from Umeå Östra station to Haparanda Jvstn
  5. Take the train from Kemi to Tikkurila 24 / ...
  6. Take the train from Tikkurila to Lahti Z / ...

Bus, train via Storvik  •  38h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Örebro Resecentrum 900 / ...
  2. Take the train from Örebro Centralstation to Storvik station
  3. Take the train from Storvik station to Luleå Centralstation
  4. Take the bus from Luleå Centralstation to Rovaniemi
  5. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Oulu 24 / ...
  6. Take the train from Oulu to Lahti 70 / ...

Drive, car ferry  •  31h 20m

  1. Drive from Oslo to Stockholm
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
  3. Drive from Tallinn to Lahti

236€ - 403€

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The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Lahti is to train and fly which costs kr 550 - kr 1500 and takes 5h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Oslo to Lahti is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost kr 550 - kr 1500 and takes 5h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oslo to Lahti. However, there are services departing from Oslo Bussterminal and arriving at Lahti via Stockholm, Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus and Kemi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 15m.

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The distance between Oslo and Lahti is 825 km.

The best way to get from Oslo to Lahti without a car is to bus and car ferry and train which takes 29h 54m and costs kr 3600 - kr 3900.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Oslo to Lahti, including transfers.

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Oslo to Lahti bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, depart from Oslo Bussterminal station.

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The quickest flight from Oslo Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Oslo to Lahti bus services, operated by Onni Bus, arrive at Lahti station.

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Lahti is 1h ahead of Oslo. It is currently 10:01 PM in Oslo and 11:01 PM in Lahti.

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  • Distance: 824.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Lahti, Finland?

You can take a bus from Oslo to Lahti via Stockholm, Tornio Haparanda, Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus, Kemin rautatieasema, and Kemi in around 33h 15m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 180€
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 180€
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 180€
Flights from Oslo to Tampere via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Oslo to Tampere via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
Flights from Oslo to Tampere via Gothenburg, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 90€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Oslo to Tampere via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 390€
Train operators
Flytoget
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 18€
Website
Flytoget AS
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Lahti
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Lahti
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kemi to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Rovaniemi to Oulu
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Lahti
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
www.vr.fi
Helsingin seudun liikenne
Phone
+358 9 47664000
Email
hsl@hsl.fi
Website
hsl.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Lahti
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 5€
Schedules at
vr.fi
Train from Pasila to Lahti
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 5€
Schedules at
vr.fi
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
30€ - 45€
2nd Class Ticket
30€ - 40€
Night train from Göteborg Centralstation to Umeå Östra station
Ave. Duration
12h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80€ - 130€
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
80€ - 110€
2nd Class Ticket
100€ - 130€
Train from Örebro Centralstation to Storvik station
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
28€ - 35€
2nd Class Ticket
24€ - 29€
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
21€ - 30€
Vy Nattåg
Phone
0771-444 111
Email
servicecenter@vy.se
Website
norrtag.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Boden C/Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
12h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Vy Nattåg
Train from Storvik station to Luleå Centralstation
Ave. Duration
11h 24m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Vy Nattåg
Vy Norrtåg
Phone
0771-444 111
Email
servicecenter@vy.se
Website
norrtag.se
Train from Boden C/Resecentrum to Haparanda Jvstn
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Vy Norrtåg
Train from Umeå Östra station to Haparanda Jvstn
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Vy Norrtåg
Vygruppen AS
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Halden to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Vygruppen AS
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Train from Halden to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
SJ
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
bus4you.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Bus4You
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Bus4You
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Örebro Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Bus4You
Vy Travel AB
Phone
+46 771 15 15 15
Email
info@tagkompaniet.se
Website
vy.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 17€
Website
Vy Travel AB
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 40€
Website
Vy Travel AB
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Örebro Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 30€
Website
Vy Travel AB
Tapanis Buss
Phone
0922-129 55
Email
info@tapanis.se
Website
tapanis.se
Bus from Stockholm to Tornio Haparanda
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Tapanis Buss
The Arctic Route
Phone
+47 400 02 196
Email
post@thearcticroute.com
Website
thearcticroute.com
Bus from Luleå Centralstation to Rovaniemi
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
54€
Schedules at
thearcticroute.com
Ferry operators
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
323€
Website
St Peters Line
Car
90€
Passenger
323€
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 180€
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
75€ - 140€
Inside cabin
85€ - 110€
Outside cabin
130€ - 180€
Deluxe/Suite
300€ - 420€

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