There are 4 ways to get from Oulu to Tampere by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Oulu to Tampere 122 / ...

$40 - $65

3 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Oulu to Tampere 304 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Tampere  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Oulu (OUL) to Tampere (TMP) OUL - TMP

$60 - $386

Fly to Helsinki, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Oulu (OUL) to Helsinki (HEL) OUL - HEL
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Tampere

$57 - $170

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oulu and arriving at Tampere. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Oulu and Tampere is 400 km. The road distance is 486.5 km.

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The best way to get from Oulu to Tampere without a car is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs .

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The train from Oulu to Tampere takes 4 h 23 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Oulu to Tampere train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Oulu station.

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The best way to get from Oulu to Tampere is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from Oulu Airport to Tampere Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Oulu to Tampere train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Tampere station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oulu to Tampere is 486 km. It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to drive from Oulu to Tampere.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air International and Finnair offer flights from Oulu Airport to Tampere Airport.

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  • Distance: 249.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Oulu, Finland and Tampere, Finland?

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Oulu to Tampere 5 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 23 min. Alternatively, Finnair, Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian Air International fly from Oulu to Tampere every 4 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Oulu to Tampere via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Oulu to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oulu to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oulu to Tampere via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Tampere
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Tampere
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi

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There are 121+ hotels available in Tampere. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Oulu to Oulu Airport is to line 9 bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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