To access Valtimo from Helsinki you may either fly to Joensuu or Kuopio. Kuopio airport is located 137 km from Valtimo and Joensuu airport 173 km. There is also a train connection from Helsinki to Joensuu and further train connection to Nurmes. From Joensuu you may take a coach bus directly to Guesthouse Puukarin Pysäkki. Upon request we pick you up from Kuopio or Joensuu airport.
Bus: prices and timetables
Train: prices and timetables
The best way to get to Helsinki is by air, and it is easily accessible, no matter from where you are travelling from. At the airport there are various rental car companies available. If you want to travel with your own car, you can reach Helsinki via ferry from Tallinn, Stockholm, Travemünde and Rostock.
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