How to get to the campus?
Arriving by air
Joensuu city center is a 10 km away from the Joensuu Airport. There is a regular bus connection between city center, university Campus and Joensuu airport before and after each flight. For prices and timetables, please see www.savokarjalanlinja.fi/aikataulut/#en
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 + 358 601 10100. Taxi fare from airport to city centre or university is approximately 25 €.
Railway station station is located in the centre of Joensuu, about two kilometres from the university Campus. There is a taxi rank outside the railway station. You can also call a taxi on +358 0601 10100
Joensuu public transport
Bus numbers 2, 104 and M have a stop by the Campus. You can easily find routes at https://joensuu.digitransit.fi.The bus ride costs 3,80e. Payment with cash only.
Arriving by air
Bus line 40 operates from Kuopio airport to Kuopio city centre and the university. Single ticket price for a trip from Airport to Kuopio city is 5,50 € for adults and 2,80 € for children (age 7-16). Timetable for airport bus
It’s also usually easy to find a taxi from the airport. Taxi fare from airport to city centre or university is approx. 40e. Choosing airport tax and sharing the ride with other passangers is cheaper, about 25 € (centre and are in close proximity to the city centre).
Arriving by train
Kuopio Main Railway station is almost in the center of Kuopio city, and it is easy to find a taxi. There is a taxi rank right next to the train station. Taxi fare from city centre to the Campus costs approx. 20e. Taxi Kuopio +358 200 30 300.
Kuopio public transport
There are several bus connections from the city center to Campus area. Bus numbers 4, 7, 16, 21, 23, 29, 31, 35, 40 all have a several stops by the Campus (KYS, Canthia, Snellmania)
You can easily find routes on Kuopio City Journey Planner. The bus ride costs 3,30e. Payment with cash only.