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There are 7 ways to get from Tampere to Kajaani by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the train from Tampere asema to Kuopio asema Tpe - Kuo / ...
  2. Take the train from Kuopio asema to Kajaani Hki - Ol / ...

$46 - $67

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Bus  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Tampere to Kuopio F9
  2. Take the bus from Kuopio to Kajaani F9 / ...

$15 - $33

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Bus, night train  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Tampere to Suonenjoki F9
  2. Take the night train from Suonenjoki to Kajaani 73

$28 - $47

Drive  •  5h 47m

  1. Drive from Tampere to Kajaani 288.1 miles

$65 - $95

Fly Tampere to Kajaani  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Kajaani (KAJ) TMP - KAJ

$160 - $550

Train to Helsinki, fly to Kajaani  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Tampere asema to Tikkurila asema
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Kajaani (KAJ) HEL - KAJ

$70 - $354

Fly Tampere to Kuopio, train  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Kuopio (KUO) TMP - KUO
  2. Take the train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Kajaani

$178 - $546

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The cheapest way to get from Tampere to Kajaani is to bus which costs 13€ - 29€ and takes 7h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Tampere to Kajaani is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampere to Kajaani. However, there are services departing from Tampere and arriving at Kajaani via Kuopio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tampere to Kajaani. However, there are services departing from Tampere asema and arriving at Kajaani via Kuopio asema. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 4m.

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The distance between Tampere and Kajaani is 363 km. The road distance is 460.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tampere to Kajaani without a car is to train which takes 6h 4m and costs 40€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Tampere to Kajaani, including transfers.

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Tampere to Kajaani bus services, operated by Onni Bus, depart from Tampere station.

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

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The best way to get from Tampere to Kajaani is to train which takes 6h 4m and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 29€ and takes 7h 35m, you could also fly, which costs 130€ - 460€ and takes 6h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Tampere to Kajaani.
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  • Distance: 227 miles
  • Duration: 6h 4m

What companies run services between Tampere, Finland and Kajaani, Kainuu, Finland?

You can take a train from Tampere to Kajaani via Kuopio asema in around 6h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tampere to Kajaani via Kuopio in around 7h 35m.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tampere to Kajaani via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Tampere to Kuopio via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tampere asema to Kuopio asema
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kuopio asema to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Suonenjoki to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere asema to Tikkurila asema
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Siilinjärvi Asema to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Onni Bus
Phone
+358 600 02010
Email
info@onnibus.com
Website
onnibus.com
Bus from Tampere to Suonenjoki
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
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Bus from Tampere to Kuopio
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
onnibus.com
Bus from Kuopio to Kajaani
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $18
Schedules at
onnibus.com

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There is no direct flight from Tampere Airport to Kajaani Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Tampere to Kajaani bus services, operated by Onni Bus, arrive at Kajaani station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampere to Kajaani is 461 km. It takes approximately 5h 47m to drive from Tampere to Kajaani.

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Finnair offers flights from Tampere Airport to Kajaani Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Kajaani. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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

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