There are many international flights which arrive directly to Turku Airport. The airport is 8 kilometres from the city centre, which can be reached by taxi (approximately €20) or by local bus number 1 (€2.50). You can check bus times from the timetables. If your arrival time to Turku Airport is after the last bus and there is no taxi to be found, you can order one by using the service phone which is located near the exit on the arrivals level of the terminal.
Place of departure: Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
Please note, that in some of the routes, there is a change of bus in Espoo during the trip from Helsinki-Vantaa airport to Turku. The bus personnel will inform you about the change and the transfer bus will be waiting for the passengers. Your luggage will be transferred by the bus personnel. If you have any doubts about the transfer, you can always ask the bus personnel to help. The traveling time between Helsinki-Vantaa airport and the Turku bus station is about two and a half hours.
The national long distance bus service Matkahuolto departs from local bus stations all throughout Finland. The final stop in Turku for long distance buses is at the Turku bus station (linja-autoasema) which is located at the city centre.
The national train company VR departs from local railway stations all throughout Finland. There are two railway stations in Turku: The Main railway station (rautatieasema) which is at the city centre at Ratapihankatu 37 and the Kupittaa railway station which is about 1.5 kilometres from the city centre and 0.5 kilometres from the university campus.
There are two cruise lines which have regular connections between Stockholm and Turku:
The Port of Turku (Turun Satama) is approximately two kilometres from the city centre and can be reached by local bus number 1.