53. Kainuun Rastiviikko

53rd Kainuu Orienteering Week Finland

4.-9.7.2021 Suomussalmi, Haverinen

Arriving to Finland, Kainuu and Sotkamo

Arriving to Finland, Kainuu and Sotkamo is quite easy and flexible.

We recommend the following:

1. Book flights from the departure country to Helsinki (Helsinki airport)

2. Book flights from Helsinki airport to Kajaani airport or Kuopio airport or Oulu airport
2. Rent car from the Helsinki-Vantaa and drive from Helsinki to Kajaani and Sotkamo. It about 590 km and 6-7 hours driving from Helsinki to Sotkamo.

3. From Kajaani airport to Sotkamo
only 40 min driving to the Event Centre (Vuokatti Sport Institute)
only 50 min driving to the Sotkamo city centre 
only 60 min driving to Competition Centre (Kuhmontie 124, Sotkamo)

By car (rent a car from the airport)
By bus (airport bus) - with this you can go easily directly to the Event Centre (Vuokatti Sport Institute)
By taxi

4. Competition bus
- From the Event Centre you can have competition bus transportation on every competition day to Competition Centre and back to Event centre

If you have any questions contact us directly:
+358 44 512 3517

By air:

Helsinki → Kajaani 
Helsinki → Kuopio
Helsinki → Oulu
Helsinki → Kuusamo
Helsinki → Rovaniemi


By rail:

By bus:


Car rental:
Helsinki (airport)
Kuopio (airport)
Kajaani (airport)
Oulu (airport)
Rovaniemi (airport)

Distances and estimated driving times by car to Sotkamo:
From Turku 645km, 7h 55min
From Helsinki 590km, 6h 50min 
From Tampere 500km, 6h 15min 
From Vaasa 400km, 5h 00min
From Rovaniemi 350km, 4h 15min
From Jyväskylä 350km, 4h 15min 
From Kuusamo 250km, 3h 00min 
From Oulu 200km, 2h 30min
From Kuopio 200km, 2h 30min 
From Nurmes 90km, 1h 00min
From Kajaani 40km, 35min






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