There are 5 ways to get from Tampere to Savonlinna by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Pieksämäki 141 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pieksämäki matkakeskus to Savonlinnan linja-autoasema Pieksämäki matkakeskus - Savonlinnan linja-autoasema

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Train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Tikkurila R / ...
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Parikkala 11 / ...
  3. Take the train from Parikkala to Savonlinna 743 / ...

$56 - $84

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Jyväskylä  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Tampere to Jyväskylä 141 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jyväskylä Matkakeskus to Hallitustori Raatihuone
  3. Take the bus from Mikkeli matkakeskus to Savonlinnan linja-autoasema

$67 - $82

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Tampere to Savonlinna 223.8 miles

$50 - $75

Train, fly  •  5 h 43 min

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

$137 - $459

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Tampere to Savonlinna. However, there are services departing from Tampere and arriving at Savonlinna via Tikkurila and Parikkala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between Tampere and Savonlinna is 272 km. The road distance is 358.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tampere to Savonlinna without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Tampere to Savonlinna, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Savonlinna Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampere to Savonlinna is 358 km. It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to drive from Tampere to Savonlinna.

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FlexFlight ApS offers flights from Helsinki Airport to Savonlinna Airport.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Savonlinna. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tampere to Savonlinna.
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  • Distance: 169.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Tampere to Savonlinna via Tikkurila and Parikkala in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Helsinki to Savonlinna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
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 Tampere to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Parikkala
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Parikkala to Savonlinna
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Jyväskylä
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Vihavaisen Taksi Oy
Phone
+358 40 1646300
Email
toimisto@vihavaisentaksi.fi
Website
vihavaisentaksi.fi
Bus from Pieksämäki matkakeskus to Savonlinnan linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Vihavaisen Taksi Oy
Savonlinja
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Jyväskylä Matkakeskus to Hallitustori Raatihuone
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Soisalon Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 20 7411090
Email
soisalonliikenne@soisalonliikenne.com
Website
soisalonliikenne.com
Bus from Mikkeli matkakeskus to Savonlinnan linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $33
Schedules at
Soisalon Liikenne Oy

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