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There are 9 ways to get from Stockholm to Kontiolahti by ferry, bus, car ferry, train, car or plane

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Ferry, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Stockholm to Turku
  2. Take the bus from 5 to T
  3. Take the bus from Jyväskylä Matkakeskus 4 to Koskikatu I

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Fly Stockholm to Helsinki, train

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Helsinki (HEL)
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Joensuu

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Car ferry, train via Helsinki

  1. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
  2. Take the train from Helsinki to Joensuu

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Tornio
  2. Take the bus from Puutarhakatu 6 I to T
  3. Take the bus from 8 to Vaskela E

Car ferry, train

  1. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
  2. Take the train from Helsinki to Joensuu

Car ferry, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Saint Petersburg
  2. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Kontiolahti

Fly Stockholm to Kuopio, train

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Kuopio (KUO)
  2. Take the train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Joensuu

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Kuopio, train

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Kuopio (KUO)
  2. Take the train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Joensuu

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Helsinki, train

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Helsinki (HEL)
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Joensuu
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International entry into Finland from Sweden

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Yes, entry into Finland is currently allowed from Sweden.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kontiolahti is 0295 535 535.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kontiolahti is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Kontiolahti is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0295 535 535.

No, returning to Sweden from Finland is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 29 Aug 2022
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The cost-effective way to get from Stockholm to Kontiolahti is to fly and train, which costs 1000 kr - 2700 kr and takes 9h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Kontiolahti is to fly and train which costs 1000 kr - 2700 kr and takes 9h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockholm to Kontiolahti. However, there are services departing from Stockholm and arriving at Vaskela E via Puutarhakatu 6 I and 8. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 35m.

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The distance between Stockholm and Kontiolahti is 739 km.

The best way to get from Stockholm to Kontiolahti without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 22h 15m and costs 1900 kr - 2100 kr.

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It takes approximately 22h 15m to get from Stockholm to Kontiolahti, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Kontiolahti bus services, operated by Tapanis Buss, depart from Stockholm station.

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Stockholm to Kontiolahti bus services, operated by Pohjolan Matka, arrive at Vaskela E station.

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Kontiolahti is 1h ahead of Stockholm. It is currently 7:43 AM in Stockholm and 8:43 AM in Kontiolahti.

Map of how to get from Stockholm to Kontiolahti.
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  • Distance: 738.8 km
  • Duration: 22h 15m

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Kontiolahti, Finland?

You can take a bus from Stockholm to Kontiolahti via Tornio, Puutarhakatu 6 I, T, and 8 in around 24h 35m.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €260
Flights from Stockholm to Kuopio via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €470
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Kuopio via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €420
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €270
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €210
Braathens Regional Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €330
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Soisalon Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 20 7411090
Email
soisalonliikenne@soisalonliikenne.com
Website
soisalonliikenne.com
Bus from Jyväskylä Matkakeskus 4 to Koskikatu I
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €45
Website
Soisalon Liikenne Oy
Tapanis Buss
Phone
0922-129 55
Email
info@tapanis.se
Website
tapanis.se
Bus from Stockholm to Tornio
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€60 - €100
Website
Tapanis Buss
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Puutarhakatu 6 I to T
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Pohjolan Matka
Phone
+358201 303 303
Website
pohjolanmatka.fi
Bus from 8 to Vaskela E
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Pohjolan Matka
Ferry operators
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Ferry from Stockholm to Turku
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€129
Website
Viking Line
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€162
Website
Viking Line
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €190
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
€75 - €150
Inside cabin
€85 - €120
Outside cabin
€130 - €190
Deluxe/Suite
€330 - €450
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€323
Website
St Peters Line
Car
€90
Passenger
€323
Car ferry from Stockholm to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
39h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
St Peters Line
Standard Cabin
€100 - €140
Deluxe Cabin
€340 - €400

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Norwegian Air International, Finnair and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Kontiolahti. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 278 kr.

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