How to travel from Oulu to Helsinki

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Travel Information between Oulu and Helsinki

distanceDistance334 miles (539 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or flight
priceTicket price range$21 - $88
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $21 (€18) • 5 h 21 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $88 (€76) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFinnair or VR

Travel 334 miles (539 km) by train or flight from Oulu to Helsinki. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Finnair or VR among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Oulu to Helsinki.

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from Oulu to Helsinki

How to get from Oulu to Helsinki by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
train

The best way to travel from Oulu to Helsinki is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

VR
12:24PM9h15
Oulu station
09:39PMPasila railway station
$721One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
VR
12:24PM9h15
Oulu station
09:39PMPasila railway station
$721One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
VR
06:08PM5h20
Oulu station
11:28PMPasila railway station
$891One-way
0 transfers
Other options
VR
12:24PM9h21
Oulu station
09:45PMHelsinki Central
$721One-way
0 transfers
VR
10:07AM8h26
Oulu station
06:33PMPasila railway station
$831One-way
0 transfers
VR
10:07AM8h33
Oulu station
06:40PMHelsinki Central
$831One-way
0 transfers

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All travel companies: Airlines and Train from Oulu to Helsinki

Find the best trip from Oulu to Helsinki with VR and Norwegian Air. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most popular trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

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.

      FAQs: Travel from Oulu to Helsinki

      FAQs: Travel 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

      There are 2 travel options from Oulu to Helsinki: train or flight.

      The cheapest way to travel to Helsinki from Oulu is a train with an average price of $21 (€18).

      This is compared to other travel options from Oulu to Helsinki:

      A train is $67 (€58) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Oulu to Helsinki costing on average $88 (€76).

      The fastest way from Oulu to Helsinki is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

      There are alternative travel options to Helsinki that take longer:

      Train takes on average 5 h 21 min.

      The distance from Oulu to Helsinki is approximately 334 miles (539 km).

      The average frequency per day from Oulu to Helsinki is:

      • 12 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Oulu to Helsinki as scheduled services by train or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Oulu to Helsinki:

      • Flights from Oulu to Helsinki most often leave from Oulu Airport and arrive in Helsinki Vantaa Airport.
      • Trains mostly leave from Oulu and tend to arrive in Helsinki Central.

      The following travel companies offer services from Oulu to Helsinki:

      • Travel with Finnair, Norwegian Air or nordic regional airlines oy to go to Helsinki by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Finnair Oulu to Helsinki tickets on Omio for $88 (€76).
      • VR or VR can take you to Helsinki by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for VR from Oulu to Helsinki for $21 (€18).

      Yes, there are direct services available from Oulu to Helsinki with the following travel companies:

      • Direct trains with VR or VR with 12 direct trains per day.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Helsinki as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Helsinki from Oulu.

      Omio customers who travel from Oulu to Helsinki often also extend their vacation to go to Saint-Petersburg, Rovaniemi, Tallinn, Stockholm or Turku. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Helsinki and these popular destinations at a great price.

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