There are 5 ways to get from Turku to Oulu by train, car or plane

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Train via Tampere  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Turku to Tampere 909 / ...
  2. Take the train from Tampere to Oulu 121 / ...

$58 - $91

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Train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Turku to Oulu 919 / ...

$55 - $85

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Turku to Oulu 404.5 miles

$90 - $140

Fly from Turku  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Turku (TKU) to Oulu (OUL) TKU - OUL

$107 - $441

Train to Helsinki, fly  •  4 h 57 min

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

$60 - $174

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Turku and arriving at Oulu. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

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The distance between Turku and Oulu is 533 km. The road distance is 647.2 km.

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The best way to get from Turku to Oulu without a car is to train which takes 7 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Turku to Oulu, including transfers.

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Turku to Oulu train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Turku station.

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The best way to get from Turku to Oulu is to train which takes 7 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 46 min.

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There is no direct flight from Turku Airport to Oulu Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Turku to Oulu train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Oulu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Turku to Oulu is 647 km. It takes approximately 7 h 51 min to drive from Turku to Oulu.

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Scandinavian Airlines and Finnair offer flights from Turku Airport to Oulu Airport.

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Map of how to get from Turku to Oulu.
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  • Distance: 332.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 5 min

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

You can take a train from Turku to Oulu via Tampere in around 7 h 5 min. Alternatively, Finnair and Scandinavian Airlines fly from Turku to Oulu every 4 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Turku to Oulu via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Oulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 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
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Turku to Oulu via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Turku to Tampere
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tampere to Oulu
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Turku to Oulu
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Turku to Pasila
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
www.vr.fi

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The best way to get from Turku to Turku Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 14 min and costs .

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