There are 6 ways to get from Oulu to Vaasa by train, bus, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Oulu to Seinäjoki 28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Seinäjoki to Vaasa 43 / ...

$41 - $61

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Train, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Oulu to Seinäjoki 28 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seinäjoki matkakeskus to Vaasanpuistikko 12 Seinäjoki matkakeskus - Vaasa matkakeskus

$48 - $64

Night train, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the night train from Oulu to Seinäjoki 266 / ...
  2. Take the train from Seinäjoki to Vaasa 43 / ...

$41 - $61

Night train, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the night train from Oulu to Lapua 266
  2. Take the bus from Lapuan Matkakeskus to Vaasa matkakeskus Alajärvi

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Oulu to Vaasa 199.8 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Oulu (OUL) to Vaasa (VAA) OUL - VAA

$66 - $402

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The cheapest way to get from Oulu to Vaasa is to train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oulu to Vaasa is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Oulu and Vaasa is 284 km. The road distance is 319.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Oulu to Vaasa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Oulu to Vaasa. However, there are services departing from Oulu and arriving at Vaasa via Seinäjoki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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

You can take a train from Oulu to Vaasa via Seinäjoki in around 4 h 38 min. Alternatively, Finnair, Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian Air International fly from Oulu to Vaasa 5 times a day.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Oulu to Vaasa via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oulu to Vaasa via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Oulu to Seinäjoki
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Seinäjoki to Vaasa
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Oulu to Lapua
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Urpolan Liikenne Ky
Phone
+358 6 2669102
Email
urpolan.liikenne@pp.inet.fi
Website
urpolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Seinäjoki matkakeskus to Vaasanpuistikko 12
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
Urpolan Liikenne Ky
Härmän Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 6 4848749
Website
harmanliikenne.fi
Bus from Lapuan Matkakeskus to Vaasa matkakeskus
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Härmän Liikenne Oy

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