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There are 3 ways to get from Sortavala to Finland by car, train or bus

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Drive, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Drive from Sortavala to Kesälahti
  2. Take the train from Kesälahti to Helsinki asema 4 / ...

$54 - $83

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Drive, bus  •  7h 18m

  1. Drive from Sortavala to Kesälahti
  2. Take the bus from Kesälahti to Helsinki - Kamppi F6

$31 - $46

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5h 40m

  1. Drive from Sortavala to Helsinki 253.9 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sortavala to Finland is to drive and bus which costs RUB 2000 - RUB 3100 and takes 7h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Sortavala to Finland is to drive which costs RUB 3700 - RUB 5500 and takes 5h 40m.

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The distance between Sortavala and Finland is 299 km. The road distance is 406.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Sortavala to Finland, including transfers.

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Finland is 1h behind Sortavala. It is currently 12:46 AM in Sortavala and 11:46 PM in Finland.

Yes, the driving distance between Sortavala to Finland is 406 km. It takes approximately 5h 40m to drive from Sortavala to Finland.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Finland. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sortavala to Finland.
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  • Distance: 187.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Sortavala, Russia and Finland?

There is no direct connection from Sortavala to Helsinki. However, you can take the drive to Kesälahti then take the train to Helsinki asema. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Kesälahti then take the bus to Helsinki - Kamppi.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
Onni Bus
Phone
+358 600 02010
Email
info@onnibus.com
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Kesälahti to Helsinki - Kamppi
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
onnibus.com

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