Travel & Hotels

Travel & Hotels


Finnair offers appr. five connecting flights from/to Helsinki per day – starting early in the morning until midnight. The flight time from Helsinki to Joensuu is one hour. The distance between Helsinki and Joensuu is 437 km.

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To and from Joensuu Airport

Joensuu Airport is located in the municipality of Liperi about 11 kilometres from Joensuu city centre.


Taxis are on call at the taxi stand in front of the airport during the scheduled arrival times. If you wish to confirm a ride or you have special requests, you can book a taxi before arriving at the airport. Order a taxi: +358 601 10100.


There is a regular bus connection from the city to the airport operated by Savo-Karjalan Linja Oy (

Joensuu Airport Bus

Savo-Karjalan Linja operates the bus connection between Joensuu Centrum and Joensuu Airport.

  • The bus usually waits for plane arrival, but the bus does not wait for a late arriving aircraft longer than 45 minutes

  • The route is operated every day

  • The service applies only to domestic flights on the route Joensuu-Helsinki-Joensuu

  • Payments only in cash

Route and Timetable:
See also the website:
5,0 €/adult, 2,50 €/children
Other Timetables:

Timetable search for the whole of Finland can be found on the website:

You can also check the connections between Joensuu and other parts of Finland on the website of VR (trains) or Matkahuolto (buses)


We recommend staying in one of the following Hotels, where you will get a fixed discounted price if booked via email of phone, using the reservation code:

Hotel Green Star

Address: Torikatu 16, 80100 Joensuu, Finland
Phone: +358 10 4239390
Price: breakfast included
87 / day / single room
95 / day / double room

Reservation code: BEST
Reservations under:

Cumulus City

Address: Kirkkokatu 20, 80100 Joensuu, Finland
Phone: +358 200 48118
Price: breakfast included
109 / day / single room
119 / day / double room

Reservation code: BEST
or directly at under this link

Original Sokos Hotel Kimmel

Address:  Itäranta 1, 80100 Joensuu, Finland
103€ / day / single room
123 / day / double room

The price includes buffet-breakfast, use of evening sauna and the swimming pool.
Phone: +358 20 1234 663
Reservation code: BERASMUS

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

Address:  Torikatu 20, 80100, Joensuu
110 / day / single room
130 / day / double room

The price includes buffet-breakfast, use of evening sauna and jacuzzi.
Phone: +358107623100
Reservation code: BERASMUS2

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