Arrival

Kuopio is located some 4-5 hour ride from Helsinki.

location of Kuopio on a map

By plane

You can take a flight from Helsinki to Kuopio. Kuopio airport is located 30 min from the city center.

You can take a taxi to get from the airport to city center.
Taxi: 0200 111 01 (Taksiykköset). Taxi can be also ordered by using Book a taxi app available in Google and App stores.
Taxi: 0100 0700 (VieVie).  This taxi can also be booked with an app (0100 0700 app).

The local bus (route number 40) operates between the airport (=lentokenttä) and city center (tori = market place) from Mondays to Fridays between 06.00-19.30. Please note that in buses you can only pay with cash or with Vilkku app available in Google and App stores.

Local bus schedules

By train

Train schedules and tickets

The train station (Asemakatu 1) is located 10 min walk from the city center and 20 min walk from hotelship Wuoksi

By bus

Bus schedules and timetables

The bus station (Puijonkatu 45) is located 10 min walk from the city center and 20 min walk from hotelship Wuoksi.