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

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Drive, train  •  3 h 41 min

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

$34 - $51

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Drive, bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Sortavala to Parikkalan rautatieasema
  2. Take the bus from Parikkalan rautatieasema to Imatran keskusliikenneasema L
  3. Take the bus from Imatran keskusliikenneasema L to Koulukatu Lähiliikennne SRk keskus 100

$33 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Sortavala to Lappeenranta 115.4 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sortavala and Lappeenranta is 153 km. The road distance is 184.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Sortavala to Lappeenranta, including transfers.

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Lappeenranta is 1 h behind Sortavala. It is currently 6:48 AM in Sortavala and 6:48 AM in Lappeenranta.

Yes, the driving distance between Sortavala to Lappeenranta is 185 km. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Sortavala to Lappeenranta.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Lappeenranta. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sortavala to Lappeenranta.
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  • Distance: 95.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Sortavala, Russia and Lappeenranta, Finland?

There is no direct connection from Sortavala to Lappeenranta. However, you can take the drive to Kesälahti then take the train to Lappeenranta. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Parikkalan rautatieasema, take the bus to Imatran keskusliikenneasema L, then take the bus to Koulukatu Lähiliikennne SRk keskus.

Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Kesälahti to Lappeenranta
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Parikkalan rautatieasema to Imatran keskusliikenneasema L
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Savonlinja
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Imatran keskusliikenneasema L to Koulukatu Lähiliikennne SRk keskus
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi

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