How to get there?

Kokkola Operasummer 2017, Kampushalli, Teknologiakatu 8, 67100 Kokkola

The town of Kokkola lies in the middle of Finland on the coast of the Gulf of Bothnia. There are main roads from Turku, Jyväskylä, Kajaani and Oulu to Kokkola. Between Kokkola and Jakobstad (Pietarsaari) along the coast is also the scenic ‘7 Bridges Archipelago Road’ road 749.


From Helsinki there are daily Finnair flights to Kruunupyy Airport, which is situated 22 km from Kokkola. Bus connection to the departures, 60 min before from Mannerheiminaukio.


You can also get to Kokkola by train and the Railway Station is in the very centre of Kokkola. Express trains from Helsinki to Kokkola take 4 hours, we also have fast Pendolino-connections daily (3h54 min)


If you need taxi-services in Kokkola-region, please call 0100-85111.


The nearest ferry connection (120 km) to Sweden is via Vaasa – Umeå, Wasaline

Distances from Kokkola

Helsinki 491 km / 5,5 h
Jyväskylä 241 km / 2,5 h
Oulu 196 km / 2 h
Rovaniemi 420 km / 4,5 h
Tampere 324 km / 4 h
Turku 436 km / 4,5 h
Vaasa 121 km / 1,5 h