Travelling to Turku
Turku can be reached by air via Helsinki (Finland) by Finnair
and by Blue1, or via Stockholm (Sweden) or via Copenhagen (Denmark)
by SAS and by Blue1, or via Riga (Latvia)
by AirBaltic. From all cities there are several
connecting flights per day to Turku. More information about airlines operating to/from Turku airport can be found
From Helsinki, Turku can also be reached by bus or by train. Buses leave from the Helsinki-Vantaa
airport. To get in a train, you first have to travel to the Helsinki
railway station (bus or taxi). The duration of the trip to Turku by train is
about 2 hours. The duration by bus is about 2 hours 40 minutes. Note that when
leaving by bus from the Helsinki-Vantaa airport to Turku, you have to change the bus
after a ride of about 30 minutes.
Train timetables can be found at
and bus timetables at
From Stockholm, Turku can also be reached by a ferry Silja Line
or Viking Line. The duration of the
trip is approximately one day or one night, and gives you the oppotunity to
see the beautiful Turku archipelago.
Transport connections to/from Turku airport to Turku centre:
Distance of the airport from Turku centre is 8 km.
Bus number 1 departs from airport every 20 min. Route: airport - bus station - town centre - harbour.
Single adult fare 2,50 Euro.
Airport taxi, tel. 0400 919 940: Fixed fare eg. between airport and
Turku hotels, 12 Euro/person.
Turku call-taxi, tel 02 10041: journey to Turku 20 min, fare approx. 17 Euro.
NOTE! You can order a taxi for free at the phone beside the front door in the entrance hall.