How to get here


Kontiolahti Biathlon Stadium is located 15 km north from Joensuu. There are several possibilities to arrive in Joensuu region. To the Stadium it is easiest to come with your own car as there is plenty of parking space at the Stadium. It is also possible to come to the stadium by bus. The closest bus stop is approx. 2 km from the Stadium.

Arriving to the Joensuu region:

By Plane:

  • Joensuu Airport is located 11 km from Joensuu and 25 km from Kontiolahti Biathlon Stadium.
  • Most international flights to Finland arrive in Helsinki. From Helsinki there are many daily flights to Joensuu. Flight time is 65 minutes.
  • For flight schedules, please visit

By Train:

  • Joensuu Railway Station is at Joensuu City Centre, 15 km from Kontiolahti Biathlon Stadium.
  • There are many daily connections from Helsinki to Joensuu and the journey takes about 4,5 hours.
  • For train schedules, please visit

By Car:

  • Main distances and approximate travelling times
    From To Joensuu Time
    Helsinki (FIN) 438 km 5,5 hours
    500 km 7 hours

By Bus:

  •  There are several daily bus connections for example from Kuopio and Kajaani.
  •  For more information and schedules please visit