Helsinki to Kuopio train

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Cheap train tickets from Helsinki to Kuopio

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Helsinki to Kuopio is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
VR
05:57AM4h15
Helsinki Central
10:12AMKuopio station
$531One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
VR
06:03AM4h09
Pasila railway station
10:12AMKuopio station
$531One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
VR
07:25PM4h00
Pasila railway station
11:25PMKuopio station
$621One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
VR
07:19PM4h06
Helsinki Central
11:25PMKuopio station
$621One-way
0 transfers
VR
04:06PM5h29
Pasila railway station
09:35PMKuopio station
$651One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Helsinki to Kuopio

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, July 22
VR
05:57AM4h15
Helsinki Central
10:12AMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
06:03AM4h09
Pasila railway station
10:12AMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
08:13AM4h16
Helsinki Central
12:29PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
08:19AM4h10
Pasila railway station
12:29PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
11:19AM4h16
Helsinki Central
03:35PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
11:25AM4h10
Pasila railway station
03:35PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
02:13PM4h17
Helsinki Central
06:30PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
02:19PM4h11
Pasila railway station
06:30PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
04:00PM5h35
Helsinki Central
09:35PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
04:06PM5h29
Pasila railway station
09:35PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
04:13PM4h11
Helsinki Central
08:24PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
04:19PM4h05
Pasila railway station
08:24PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
04:19PM5h16
Helsinki Central
09:35PMKuopio station
1 transfer
VR
04:25PM5h10
Pasila railway station
09:35PMKuopio station
1 transfer
VR
07:19PM4h06
Helsinki Central
11:25PMKuopio station
0 transfers
VR
07:25PM4h00
Pasila railway station
11:25PMKuopio station
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Helsinki to Kuopio

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 28 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

336 km

Of the 16 trains that leave Helsinki for Kuopio every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
VR
07:25PM4h00
Pasila railway station
11:25PMKuopio station
$621One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
VR
04:19PM4h05
Pasila railway station
08:24PMKuopio station
$681One-way
0 transfers
VR
07:19PM4h06
Helsinki Central
11:25PMKuopio station
$621One-way
0 transfers
VR
06:03AM4h09
Pasila railway station
10:12AMKuopio station
$531One-way
0 transfers
VR
08:19AM4h10
Pasila railway station
12:29PMKuopio station
$741One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Helsinki to Kuopio

distanceDistance208 miles (335 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesVR

Trains from Helsinki to Kuopio cover the 208 miles (335 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 59 min with our travel partners like VR. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $17 (€15), but the average price of train tickets is $51 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Helsinki Central and arrive in Kuopio.

Train companies: VR from Helsinki to Kuopio trains

VR trains will get you between Helsinki and Kuopio from $17 (€15). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

VR is a Finnish train company that operates throughout the country. It offers a variety of train types, including InterCity, Pendolino, and Allegro trains. Allegro trains are the fastest, offering speeds of up to 200 km/h, while Pendolino and InterCity trains are slightly slower but still offer a comfortable ride. VR also offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a restaurant car. The most popular routes for VR are Helsinki to Tampere, Helsinki to Turku, and Helsinki to Rovaniemi.

Helsinki to Kuopio train information with VR:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 6 min
  • Cheapest Price: $64
  • VR frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Trains from Helsinki to Kuopio

FAQs: Travel by train from Helsinki to Kuopio easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Helsinki to Kuopio.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Helsinki to Kuopio can start from as little as $17 (€15) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Helsinki to Kuopio is $51 (€44); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Helsinki to Kuopio train travel time is 3 h 59 min   for the 208 mile (335 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Helsinki to Kuopio leaves at 5: 14 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Helsinki to Kuopio leaves at 5: 25 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Helsinki to Kuopio without having to change trains with VR. There are 4 direct trains from Helsinki to Kuopio each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from Helsinki to Kuopio you can take a train with VR. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Helsinki and Kuopio on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, you can take a night train from Helsinki to Kuopio with VR. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

Passengers board the train most frequently from Helsinki Central, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Kuopio, located 0.4 miles (690 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Kuopio from Helsinki is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 59 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Helsinki to Kuopio is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Kuopio from Helsinki including taking a train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Helsinki and Kuopio

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The major railway station for departures from Helsinki is Helsinki Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Helsinki Central for your journey to Kuopio from Helsinki.
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The major train station for arrivals in Kuopio is Kuopio. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Kuopio for your journey to Kuopio from Helsinki.
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