Kuopio is easy to reach by car, bus, train or plane. The Kuopio airport is located only 20 minutes’ drive from the city centre and the Kuopio bus and railway stations are located only a 10 minutes’ walk from the city centre market square.

See the links below for schedules and more information:

Distance from Helsinki 382 km

Approx. travel times from Helsinki:
Helsinki-Kuopio flight time: 50 minutes
Helsinki-Kuopio by train: 4 hours
Helsinki-Kuopio by bus: 5–6 hours

To find out more about Kuopio and the region, please visit Kuopio tourist office site: