It’s easy to reach Oulu by plane, as Finland’s second busiest airport. Finnair, which has received several awards for its smooth service and punctuality, is part of the worldwide oneworld alliance. This means that you can reach Oulu with only one booked ticket from more than 150 different countries. Visiting and travelling at the modern airport is easy and quick thanks to the smooth security control areas, restaurant and shopping services and parking facilities. Several café-restaurants provide an opportunity for a leisurely coffee moment or to enjoy a delicious meal.
Oulu is easily reached by train. Oulu train station is located near the city center. VR Long-distance buses arrive to the Oulu bus station, which is located just across the railway tracks (Raksila) close to the city center.
Oulu Public Transport Authority, PTA, (Oulun joukkoliikenne) is taking care of all the services and information related to public transport in the region of Oulu and surrounding municipalities. Tasks of PTA: planning, puchasing public transport services, organising and purchasing ticket sales network, planning fares and providing information and marketing.
- Oulu Public Transport (Oulun joukkoliikenne)
- Oulu City Bus
- The 15-kilometre journey between the city centre and airport takes approximately half an hour by bus (line: 8 & 9).
- Taxi-info (Oulun Aluetaksi)
You can also rent a car from Oulu. Cars are available, as well as at the center and at the airport. www.rentalcars.com
For more information on the arrival of Oulu and the Oulu region transport will be find at tourist information center web-pages http://www.visitoulu.fi/en/