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Traveling to Oulu


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Traveling to Oulu by Air
Oulu airport is located 15 km from city center. There are few airlines that fly to Oulu via Helsinki.

  • Finnair

  • Norwegian

Traveling to Oulu by train
You can also choose train connection from Helsinki to Oulu. The travel time is approximately 6 hours depending on the train.

Public Transport in Oulu
Bus from the airport to Oulu city center takes 20 min.You can purchase single tickets from the bus in cash or with the Oulu public transport ticket app. Between 11pm and 4:30am an additional nighttime fare (double fare) will be charged.

Bus number 8 or 9 (operated by Oulun Joukkoliikenne) runs between the airport (Oulun lentoasema) and city center (Keskusta). Link to bus 8 or 9  timetable


Nearest bus stop  to Hotel Lasaretti and Conference venue

Line 8 - Pokkitörmä

Line 9 -Franzen

Taxi from the airport to Oulu city takes about 10 min.
Taxi can be booked by:
Mobile phone: +358 600-30081
More info

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