Public transport and city train in Kuopio

Kuopio visitors can now buy disposable daily travel card and travel without limitation on Kuopio region buses. A card can be bought also for longer periods ( from 1 to 14 days ), but for example; 1 day costs 8 EUR / adult and 4 EUR / children 7-16yrs. Extra days 4 EUR / 2 EUR / day.  Children under 7 yrs will travel for free in all Kuopio urban area buses.  The validity of the ticket starts when using it at the first time. Valid also in night time, normally has night taxes.

Ticket sales points

Kuopio Info at the shopping arcade Apaja, in the market square

  • Open weekdays 9 AM to 4PM

Council Office Service Desk, address: Suokatu 42, Kuopio

  • Open summer Mon-Wed 8-15, Thu 8-16, Fri 8-14

Single tickets ( A-zone, Kuopio urban area ) cost 3,30 EUR / adult and 1,70 EUR / children 7-16 yrs. and can be paid direct to the bus. Free transfers within 60 minutes from the time of ticket purchase included. Check all the single ticket prices >>

The easiest way to make route plans is to use Kuopio region public transport Journey planner, that locates you in a map and has all the updated time schedules in it.

Kuopio city train

One way to travel in Kuopio town center is to hop on city train that operates Mon – Sat from June 5th to August 12th, 2017.

The city train runs non-stop tours and routes follow beautiful sceneries throughout the city of Kuopio. You can relax and enjoy the ride while our tourist guides tells you interesting stories of the local sights. The commentary on the trains is in Finnish and English.

Tickets are available in the trains and are valid for the whole day! You can hop on or hop off of the train at any trainstop you like during the day.

City train route in Kuopio town center

Time schedule

City train leaves from Kuopio Market place at 9:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30 and 15:30

One of the City Tours will last about 50 minutes. The market place city train stop is located in front of Sektori shopping center, on the street Puijonkatu.