There are 6 ways to get from Tampere to Lappeenranta by bus, train, night train, car or plane

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Bus, train via Vapaudenkatu  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalevan kirkko to Vapaudenkatu Tampere linja-autoasema - LAHTI MATKAKESKUS TERMINAALI
  2. Take the train from Lahti to Lappeenranta 11 / ...

$41 - $50

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Night train, train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the night train from Tampere to Lahti 626
  2. Take the train from Lahti to Lappeenranta 11 / ...

$34 - $51

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Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Tikkurila R / ...
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Lappeenranta 11 / ...

$41 - $61

Bus Paunu Express Bus, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalevan kirkko to Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema Tampere linja-autoasema - Kotkan linja-autoasema
  2. Take the train from Kouvola to Lappeenranta 11 / ...

$41 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Tampere to Lappeenranta 171.1 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, train  •  4 h 55 min

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

$72 - $161

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No, there is no direct train from Tampere to Lappeenranta. However, there are services departing from Tampere and arriving at Lappeenranta via Tikkurila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Tampere and Lappeenranta is 240 km. The road distance is 273.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tampere to Lappeenranta without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Tampere to Lappeenranta, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Tampere Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampere to Lappeenranta is 274 km. It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to drive from Tampere to Lappeenranta.

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Finnair offers flights from Tampere Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Lappeenranta. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tampere to Lappeenranta.
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  • Distance: 150.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Tampere to Lappeenranta via Tikkurila in around 4 h 38 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tampere to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Lahti to Lappeenranta
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Lappeenranta
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kouvola to Lappeenranta
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Tampere to Lahti
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Koiviston Auto Oy
Website
koivistonauto.fi
Bus from Kalevan kirkko to Vapaudenkatu
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Schedules at
Koiviston Auto Oy
Paunu Express Bus
Phone
020 764 94 00
Email
etunimi.sukunimi@paunu.fi
Website
paunu.fi
Bus from Kalevan kirkko to Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$36 - $40
Schedules at
Väinö Paunu Oy
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Kalevan kirkko to Kouvola Matkakeskus linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab

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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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