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Travel & Accommodation

Travel Information

The city of Oulu can be reached easily via flight and train connections from the capital city Helsinki. The trains run several times daily, and also night trains are available. Finnair operates flights between Helsinki and Oulu, with only one hour flight time. Up-to-date information can be found on the city of Oulu travel info webpage.

The Oulu local transportation pages provide information about local bus connections. Frequent busses go from Oulu to the University campus, located 5 km north from city center, with a travel time of about 15 minutes. Contactless payment by a bank card is accepted in local busses.


Oulu offers a number of accommodation options, ranging from cabins to hotel accommodation. The Nallikari Holiday Village provides idyllic cabin accommodation next to the sand beach of Hietasaari. An up-to-date list of hotel accommodation options can be found from the website.

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