There are 4 ways to get from Tampere to Joensuu by train, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Pieksämäki 141 / ...
  2. Take the train from Pieksämäki to Joensuu 723 / ...

$40 - $59

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Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Tampere to Joensuu 245.6 miles

$55 - $80

Fly from Tampere  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Joensuu (JOE) TMP - JOE

$136 - $433

Train to Helsinki, fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Joensuu (JOE) HEL - JOE

$59 - $243

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No, there is no direct train from Tampere to Joensuu. However, there are services departing from Tampere and arriving at Joensuu via Pieksämäki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Tampere and Joensuu is 335 km. The road distance is 392.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tampere to Joensuu without a car is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Tampere to Joensuu, including transfers.

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Tampere to Joensuu train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Tampere station.

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The best way to get from Tampere to Joensuu is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tampere Airport to Joensuu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Tampere to Joensuu train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Joensuu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampere to Joensuu is 393 km. It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to drive from Tampere to Joensuu.

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Finnair offers flights from Tampere Airport to Joensuu Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tampere to Joensuu.
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  • Distance: 209.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between Tampere, Finland and Joensuu, Finland?

You can take a train from Tampere to Joensuu via Pieksämäki in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, Finnair flies from Tampere to Joensuu 4 times a day.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tampere to Joensuu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Helsinki to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Pieksämäki
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Pieksämäki to Joensuu
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi

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There are 26+ hotels available in Joensuu. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tampere to Tampere Airport is to bus which takes 29 min and costs .

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