How to travel to Oulu?

Arrival and transport

Oulu is easy to access with various means of transportation. And while you’re here, there are plenty of options for moving around.

To get to Oulu for the SSAI2024 conference, you have a few transportation options

By Plane

  • The quickest option is to fly from Helsinki to Oulu. The flight takes approximately 1 hour.
  • You can book your flight through Finnair at

By Train

  • If you prefer a scenic journey and want to reduce your carbon footprint, you can take the train from Helsinki to Oulu.
  • The train ride takes approximately 6 hours, during which you can enjoy the beautiful Finnish landscapes.
  • Tickets and more information can be found at

By Bus

  • There is also a bus service available from Helsinki to Oulu.
  • The bus journey takes approximately 8-10 hours, providing ample time to appreciate the scenic views along the way, including rolling hills and picturesque lakes.
  • You can book bus tickets through or

Choose the transportation option that best suits your preferences and schedule for a convenient and enjoyable journey to Oulu for the SSAI2024 conference.

Travelling around Oulu

In the Oulu city center, the best way to get around is a bicycle or local transport. Fur further travel information, visit Oulu’s Tourist information.