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

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Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Oulu 47 / ...

$40 - $65

3 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Tampere to Oulu 304.3 miles

$65 - $100

Fly from Tampere  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Oulu (OUL) TMP - OUL

$175 - $569

Train to Helsinki, fly  •  4 h 9 min

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

$58 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Tampere to Oulu is to train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tampere to Oulu is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Tampere and Oulu is 400 km. The road distance is 486.9 km.

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The train from Tampere to Oulu takes 4 h 43 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tampere and arriving at Oulu. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Tampere to Oulu 5 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 43 min. Alternatively, Finnair flies from Tampere to Oulu 6 times a week.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Tampere to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Oulu
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
www.vr.fi

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