How to get to the campus?

Joensuu Campus

Arriving by air

Joensuu city center is  a 10 km away from the Joensuu Airport. There is a regular bus connection between city center, university Campus and Joensuu airport before and after each flight. For prices and timetables, please see

Taxis are on call at the taxi stand in front of the airport during the scheduled arrival times. If you wish to confirm a ride or you have special requests, you can book a taxi before arriving at the airport + 358 601 10100. Taxi fare from airport to city centre or university is approximately 25 €.

Taksi Itä-Suomi 0601 10100
Kuopion Taksiykköset Oy 0300 301 111

By train

Railway station  station is located in the centre of Joensuu, about two kilometres from the university Campus. There is a taxi rank outside the railway station. You can also call a taxi on  +358 0601 10100

Joensuu public transport

Bus numbers 2, 104 and M have a stop by the Campus.  You can easily find routes at bus ride costs 3,80e. Payment with cash only.

Kuopio Campus

Arriving by air

Bus line 40 operates from Kuopio airport to Kuopio city centre and the university. Single ticket price for a trip from Airport to Kuopio city is 5,50 € for adults and 2,80 € for children (age 7-16). Timetable for airport bus

It’s also usually easy to find a taxi from the airport. Taxi fare from airport to city centre or university is approx. 40e. Choosing airport tax and sharing the ride with other passangers is cheaper, about 25 € (centre and are in close proximity to the city centre).

Kuopion Taksiykköset Oy  tel. +358 (0)200 111 01
VieVie Sinut Oy  +358 (0) 100 0700

Arriving by train

Kuopio Main Railway station is almost in the center of Kuopio city, and it is easy to find a taxi. There is a taxi rank right next to the train station. Taxi fare from city centre to the Campus costs approx. 20e. Taxi Kuopio +358 200 30 300.

Kuopio public transport

There are several bus connections from the city center to Campus area. Bus numbers 4, 7, 16, 21, 23, 29, 31, 35, 40 all have a several stops by the Campus (KYS, Canthia, Snellmania)

You can easily find routes on Kuopio City Journey Planner. The bus ride costs 3,30e. Payment with cash only.