Oulu to Kuopio train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Oulu to Kuopio

Showing times and prices for Jun 15


Fastest Journey

4 h


4 h 52 m

Trains per day



259 km

Cheap train tickets from Oulu to start from $47 with an average ticket price of $69.

The fastest train from Oulu to takes 4h in comparison to an average duration of 4h 52m and covers a distance of 259 km.

5 trains that leave Oulu for every day with 4 travelling directly.

Oulu station
10:24PMKuopio station
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Oulu station
04:42PMKuopio station
0 transfers
Oulu station
02:07PMKuopio station
0 transfers
Oulu station
11:11AMKuopio station
0 transfers
Oulu station
09:28PMKuopio station
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Oulu to Kuopio

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVR

Trains from Oulu to Kuopio cover the 161 miles (259 km) long journey taking on average 4 h with our travel partners like VR. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $15 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $38 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Oulu and arrive in Kuopio.

Train providers: VR from Oulu to Kuopio trains

Find the best trains from Oulu to Kuopio with Omio's travel partners VR from $50 (€44). 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.

VR from Oulu to Kuopio train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h
  • Cheapest Price: $50
  • VR frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Trains from Oulu to Kuopio

FAQs: Travel by train from Oulu 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 Oulu to Kuopio.
Cheap train tickets from Oulu to Kuopio can start from as little as $15 (€14) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Oulu to Kuopio 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 from Oulu to Kuopio is on average 4 h   for the 161 mile (259 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Oulu and Kuopio by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Oulu to Kuopio leaves at 5: 10 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Oulu to Kuopio leaves at 4: 15 PM.
There are 3 trains a day from Oulu to Kuopio which require at least one change with VR. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Oulu to Kuopio train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with VR. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Oulu and Kuopio to compare what amenities they may offer.

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 Kuopio, located 0.4 miles (690 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Kuopio from Oulu is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Oulu to Kuopio is November.
Yes, you can take a train from Oulu to Kuopio.

Important Stations and Airports in Oulu and Kuopio

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 Kuopio from Oulu.
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