Helsinki to Pieksämäki train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Helsinki to Pieksämäki

Showing times and prices for Jun 26


Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m


3 h 15 m

Trains per day



264 km

Cheap train tickets from Helsinki to start from $36 with an average ticket price of $36.

The fastest train from Helsinki to takes 3h 15m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 15m and covers a distance of 264 km.

1 trains that leave Helsinki for every day with 1 travelling directly.

0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Helsinki to Pieksämäki

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVR

Trains from Helsinki to Pieksämäki cover the 164 miles (264 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 4 min with our travel partners like VR. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $15 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $38 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Helsinki Central and arrive in Pieksämäki.

Train companies: VR from Helsinki to Pieksämäki trains

Find the best trains between Helsinki and Pieksämäki with Omio's travel partners VR from $15 (€13). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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 Pieksämäki train information with VR:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: $57
  • VR frequency: 8 a day

FAQs: Trains from Helsinki to Pieksämäki

FAQs: Travel by train from Helsinki to Pieksämäki 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 Pieksämäki.
Cheap train tickets from Helsinki to Pieksämäki can start from as little as $15 (€13) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Helsinki to Pieksämäki is $38 (€33); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Helsinki and Pieksämäki is on average 3 h 4 min   for the 164 mile (264 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Pieksämäki from Helsinki by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Helsinki to Pieksämäki leaves at 5: 09 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Helsinki to Pieksämäki leaves at 5: 25 PM.
There are 8 trains a day from Helsinki to Pieksämäki which require at least one change with VR. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Helsinki to Pieksämäki, you can count on VR for the best way to get you to Pieksämäki. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Helsinki and Pieksämäki and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

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 Pieksämäki, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Pieksämäki from Helsinki is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 4 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Helsinki to Pieksämäki is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Helsinki to Pieksämäki including taking a train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Helsinki and Pieksämäki

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 from Helsinki to Pieksämäki.
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Helsinki, Veturitie 9 (Pasila autojunan lastausasema)

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