Getting to Kuopio
... by airplane
Flights by several aviation companies depart from Helsinki 6-7 times a day. Kuopio Airport is located 17 km north of the city. There is an airport bus to the city centre (market place) leaving after every arriving flight. The fee is 5 euros. The market place is at the distance of 2 km from the Savonia Best Western hotel.There are also taxi services. Taxi from airport to the hotels costs about 25 euros.
... by train
A train trip from Helsinki to Kuopio takes four to four and half hours. Please find the train time-tables at the page of VR (Finnish Railways).