Kuhmo is located in eastern Finland, 600 kilometres from Helsinki. The nearest railway station and airport are 100 km away in Kajaani. There is a bus connection from the railway station to Kuhmo. There is no straight connection transportation from the airport to Kuhmo at the moment. If you choose a flight, please take a taxi from the airport to the centre and from the centre the next bus to Kuhmo. The other possibility is to rent a car. (Timetables and the other details on the connection transportations concerning the year 2023 will be informed later.)
finnair.com (International flights to Kajaani with stopover in Helsinki)
vr.fi (Finnish Railways)
matkahuolto.fi (long-distance buses)
onnibus.com (long-distance buses)
Search transportation options into Kuhmo:
BUSES BETWEEN KUHMO AND KAJAANI
All the timetables and lists of bus stops can be found at matkahuolto.fi.
Below are listed the timetables for summer 2022 (we will update the details in the spring).
Monday–Friday: 7.45–9.15 a.m., 10.50–12.30 a.m., 12.35–2.35 p.m., 3.10–4.55 p.m., 4.15–6.00 p.m., 5.50–7.35 p.m., 8.50–10.30 p.m.
Saturday: 5.50–7.35 p.m.
Sunday: 2.50–4.35 p.m., 8.50–10.35 p.m.
Monday–Friday: 5.50–7.35 a.m., 7.15–9.05 a.m., 10.00–11.50 a.m., 12.30–2.15 p.m., 3.30–5.05 p.m., 6.20–8.10 p.m., 7.40–8.40 p.m.
Saturday: 12.30–2.15 p.m.
Sunday: 12.30–2.15 p.m., 6.20–8.10 p.m.
BUSES BETWEEN KUHMO AND NURMES
Friday: 3.30–4.40 p.m., 8.15–9.25 p.m.
Sunday: 3.30–4.40 p.m., 8.15–9.25 p.m.
Friday: 2.15–3.25 p.m., 6.00–7.10 p.m.
Sunday: 2.15–3.25 p.m., 6.00–7.10 p.m.
ELECTRIC CAR CHARGING POINTS
S-Market Kainuuntie (eight charging points)
Hotel Kalevala, more info tel. +358 8 655 4100 (one charging point)
TOURS FROM ABROAD
Tel. int. +32 9 223 3740
Stuttgarter Kulturfahrten, Germany
Tel. int +49 711 7223 0081
Kudu Travel, Great Britain
Tel. int. +44 (0)20 8150 3367
TOURS FROM FINLAND
(programmes in Finnish)
Please contact the Festival Office, tel. +358 40 169 6509.