There are 7 ways to get from Sotkamo to Helsinki by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kajaani to Helsinki 70 / ...

$50 - $75

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Night train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the night train from Kajaani to Helsinki 62

$50 - $75

Night train, bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the night train from Kajaani to Kouvola 62
  2. Take the bus from Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema to Karhula linja-autoasema
  3. Take the bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Hki linja-autoasema

$69 - $95

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Sotkamo to Helsinki 371.2 miles

$80 - $130

Bus to Kajaani, fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Sotkamo linja-autoasema to Kajaani linja-autoasema, tulolaituri (Sammonkatu)
  2. Fly from Kajaani (KAJ) to Helsinki (HEL) KAJ - HEL

$58 - $324

Train to Oulu, fly  •  6 h 57 min

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

$60 - $173

Train to Kuopio, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Kajaani to Kuopio
  2. Fly from Kuopio (KUO) to Helsinki (HEL) KUO - HEL

$74 - $251

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sotkamo and Helsinki is 476 km. The road distance is 594 km.

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The best way to get from Sotkamo to Helsinki without a car is to train which takes 8 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Sotkamo to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kajaani Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sotkamo to Helsinki is 594 km. It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to drive from Sotkamo to Helsinki.

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Finnair offers flights from Kajaani Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 708+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sotkamo to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 297.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 9 min

What companies run services between Sotkamo, Finland and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Sotkamo to Helsinki 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 6 h 27 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Kajaani to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Oulu to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Kuopio to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oulu to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Kajaani to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Kajaani to Kouvola
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kajaani to Oulu
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kajaani to Kuopio
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema to Karhula linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Hki linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Paunu Express Bus
Phone
020 764 94 00
Email
etunimi.sukunimi@paunu.fi
Website
paunu.fi
Bus from Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema to Karhula linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
Väinö Paunu Oy
Pohjolan Matka
Phone
+358201 303 303
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from Sotkamo linja-autoasema to Kajaani linja-autoasema, tulolaituri (Sammonkatu)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
pohjolanmatka.fi
Kajaanin Tila-autot Oy
Phone
050 3087845
Email
jaana.haataja@ktaoy.fi
Website
kajaanintila-autot.fi
Bus from Sotkamo linja-autoasema to Kajaani linja-autoasema, tulolaituri (Sammonkatu)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
kajaanintila-autot.fi
Matka-Kyllönen Oy
Phone
+358 8 6520771
Email
matkatoimisto@matka-kyllonen.inet.fi
Website
personal.inet.fi
Bus from Sotkamo linja-autoasema to Kajaani linja-autoasema, tulolaituri (piha)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
personal.inet.fi
A Kyllonen Oy
Phone
+358 8 6550256
Website
akyllonen.fi
Bus from Sotkamo linja-autoasema to Kajaani linja-autoasema, tulolaituri (Sammonkatu)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
A Kyllonen Oy

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