There are 2 ways to get from Sortavala to Finland by car or train

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Drive, train  •  5 h 43 min

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

$54 - $83

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Sortavala to Helsinki 253.9 miles

$55 - $85

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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 5 h 43 min to get from Sortavala to Finland, including transfers.

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Finland is 1 h behind Sortavala. It is currently 11:41 AM in Sortavala and 11:41 AM in Finland.

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

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There are 12+ hotels available in Finland. Prices start at $100 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: 5 h 43 min

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. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Helsinki.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)

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