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Cheap train tickets from Oulu to Helsinki

Showing times and prices for Jul 16

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
VR
12:24PM9h15
Oulu station
09:39PMPasila railway station
$651One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
VR
12:24PM9h21
Oulu station
09:45PMHelsinki Central
$651One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
VR
10:07AM8h33
Oulu station
06:40PMHelsinki Central
$721One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
VR
10:07AM8h26
Oulu station
06:33PMPasila railway station
$721One-way
0 transfers
VR
11:53PM7h42
Oulu station
07:35AMHelsinki Central
$751One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Oulu to Helsinki

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 16
VR
05:21AM6h14
Oulu station
11:35AMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
05:21AM6h07
Oulu station
11:28AMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
06:20AM6h15
Oulu station
12:35PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
06:20AM6h08
Oulu station
12:28PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
07:10AM8h23
Oulu station
03:33PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
07:10AM8h30
Oulu station
03:40PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
07:49AM5h39
Oulu station
01:28PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
07:49AM5h46
Oulu station
01:35PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
09:16AM6h12
Oulu station
03:28PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
09:16AM6h19
Oulu station
03:35PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
10:07AM8h33
Oulu station
06:40PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
10:07AM8h26
Oulu station
06:33PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
11:55AM5h40
Oulu station
05:35PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
11:55AM5h33
Oulu station
05:28PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
12:24PM9h15
Oulu station
09:39PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
12:24PM9h21
Oulu station
09:45PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
01:33PM6h02
Oulu station
07:35PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
01:33PM5h55
Oulu station
07:28PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
03:30PM5h58
Oulu station
09:28PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
03:30PM6h05
Oulu station
09:35PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
04:11PM6h17
Oulu station
10:28PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
04:11PM6h24
Oulu station
10:35PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
06:08PM5h20
Oulu station
11:28PMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
06:08PM5h27
Oulu station
11:35PMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
08:55PM9h32
Oulu station
06:27AMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
08:55PM9h20
Oulu station
06:15AMHelsinki Central
1 transfer
VR
08:55PM9h24
Oulu station
06:19AMPasila railway station
0 transfers
VR
08:55PM9h14
Oulu station
06:09AMPasila railway station
1 transfer
VR
11:53PM7h42
Oulu station
07:35AMHelsinki Central
1 transfer
VR
11:53PM9h22
Oulu station
09:15AMHelsinki Central
0 transfers
VR
11:53PM7h36
Oulu station
07:29AMPasila railway station
1 transfer
VR
11:53PM9h14
Oulu station
09:07AMPasila railway station
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Oulu to Helsinki

Showing times and prices for Jul 16

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

7 h 13 m

Trains per day

32

Distance

539 km

Of the 32 trains that leave Oulu for Helsinki every day 28 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
VR
06:08PM5h20
Oulu station
11:28PMPasila railway station
$891One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
VR
06:08PM5h27
Oulu station
11:35PMHelsinki Central
$891One-way
0 transfers
VR
11:55AM5h33
Oulu station
05:28PMPasila railway station
$961One-way
0 transfers
VR
07:49AM5h39
Oulu station
01:28PMPasila railway station
$961One-way
0 transfers
VR
11:55AM5h40
Oulu station
05:35PMHelsinki Central
$961One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Oulu to Helsinki

distanceDistance334 miles (539 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVR

Trains from Oulu to Helsinki cover the 334 miles (539 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 21 min with our travel partners like VR. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $56 (€48), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Oulu and arrive in Helsinki Central.

Train companies: VR from Oulu to Helsinki trains

For as little as $21 (€18) you can travel by train from Oulu to Helsinki with VR. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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.

Train information from Oulu to Helsinki with VR:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 27 min
  • Cheapest Price: $93
  • VR frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Trains from Oulu to Helsinki

FAQs: Travel by train from Oulu to Helsinki 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 Oulu to Helsinki.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Oulu to Helsinki can start from as little as $21 (€18) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Oulu to Helsinki is $56 (€48); 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 Oulu and Helsinki is on average 5 h 21 min   for the 334 mile (539 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Oulu to Helsinki by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Oulu to Helsinki leaves at 7: 16 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Oulu to Helsinki leaves at 9: 53 PM.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day from Oulu to Helsinki with VR. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the trip from Oulu to Helsinki you can take a train with VR. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Oulu and Helsinki on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, you can take a night train from Oulu to Helsinki with VR. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

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

The cheapest month to travel from Oulu to Helsinki by train is October.
You have options as you can travel from Oulu to Helsinki 2 different ways: train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Oulu and Helsinki

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The major railway station for departures from Oulu is Oulu. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Oulu for your journey to Helsinki from Oulu.
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