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There are 7 ways to get from Stockholm to Kotka by plane, train, car ferry, bus, night bus or car

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Fly from Stockholm, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Helsinki (HEL) ARN - HEL
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila asema to Kouvola asema
  3. Take the train from Kouvola asema to Kotkan satama

$72 - $195

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Fly from Stockholm Bromma, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Helsinki (HEL) BMA - HEL
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila asema to Kouvola asema
  3. Take the train from Kouvola asema to Kotkan satama

$88 - $852

Car ferry, train, bus  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Turku
  2. Take the train from Turku Satama to Helsinki 972 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Kamppi kaukoliikenneterminaali to Keskuskatu 7 I

Car ferry, bus  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
  2. Take the bus from Helsinki - Kamppi to Kotka F7 / ...

$378 - $404

Night bus, bus  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC 200
  2. Take the bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Linja-autoasema T
  3. Take the Bus from Oulu to Lahti F4
  4. Take the bus from Lahti Matkakeskus terminaali to Kotkan linja-autoasema

$132 - $192

Car ferry, drive  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
  2. Drive from Kolera-allas to Kotka

$391 - $401

Car ferry, bus, train  •  18 h 44 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Turku
  2. Take the bus from Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri to Hki linja-autoasema
  3. Take the train from Helsinki asema to Kouvola asema Z / ...
  4. Take the train from Kouvola asema to Kotkan satama 354 / ...

$169 - $286

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The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Kotka is to fly and train which costs 650 kr - 1800 kr and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Kotka is to fly and train which costs 650 kr - 1800 kr and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockholm to Kotka. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Kotkan linja-autoasema via Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus, Oulu and Lahti Matkakeskus terminaali. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 55 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Kotka is 511 km.

The best way to get from Stockholm to Kotka without a car is to car ferry and train and bus which takes 16 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Stockholm to Kotka, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Kotka bus services, operated by Tapanis Buss, depart from Stockholm Cityterminalen 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 Kotka bus services, operated by Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab, arrive at Kotkan linja-autoasema station.

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Kotka is 1 h ahead of Stockholm. It is currently 12:38 PM in Stockholm and 1:38 PM in Kotka.

Map of how to get from Stockholm to Kotka.
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  • Distance: 319.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

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

There is no direct connection from Stockholm to Kotka. However, you can take the train to Arlanda Norra station, take the walk to Stockholm airport, fly to Helsinki, take the walk to Lentoasema, take the train to Tikkurila asema, take the train to Kouvola asema, then take the train to Kotka. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Bromma flygplats, take the walk to Stockholm Bromma airport, fly to Helsinki, take the walk to Lentoasema, take the train to Tikkurila asema, take the train to Kouvola asema, then take the train to Kotka.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $220
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila asema to Kouvola asema
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kouvola asema to Kotkan satama
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Turku Satama to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki asema to Kouvola asema
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi
Helsingin seudun liikenne
Phone
+358 9 47664000
Email
hsl@hsl.fi
Website
hsl.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Kouvola
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Kouvola
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
vr.fi
Bus operators
Jyrkilä Oy
Phone
05-2281 811
Website
jyrkila.com
Bus from Kamppi kaukoliikenneterminaali to Keskuskatu 7 I
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Jyrkilä Oy
Bus from Kamppi kaukoliikenneterminaali to Kotka linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Jyrkilä Oy
Onni Bus
Phone
+358 600 02010
Email
info@onnibus.com
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Helsinki - Kamppi to Kotka
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Bus from Oulu to Lahti
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Phone
0600 555 840
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Hki linja-autoasema to Kotkan linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus terminaali to Kotkan linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Tapanis Buss
Phone
0922-129 55
Email
info@tapanis.se
Website
tapanis.se
Night bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Haparanda/Tornio RC
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
Tapanis Buss
Ketosen Liikenne
Phone
040 507 0312
Email
kemijarvi@ketosenliikenne.inet. en
Website
ketosenliikenne.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Linja-autoasema T
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
ketosenliikenne.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Tornio-Haaparanta Matkakeskus to Linja-autoasema T
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Paunu Express Bus
Phone
020 764 94 00
Email
etunimi.sukunimi@paunu.fi
Website
paunu.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus terminaali to Kotkan linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Schedules at
Väinö Paunu Oy
J. Vainion Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 2 777330
Email
tilausajot@vainionliikenne.fi
Website
vainionliikenne.fi
Bus from Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri to Hki linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $34
Schedules at
vainionliikenne.fi
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Turku
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$129
Vehicle
$133
Cabin
$163
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$372
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$104
Passenger
$372
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Stockholm to Turku
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$128
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$19
Vehicle
$19

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

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There are 57+ hotels available in Kotka. Prices start at $63 USD 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 273 kr.

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