Kuoreksenniemi is closer than you think
Puumala is located in the southeastern part of Finland, in Etelä-Savo, only around 300 km from Helsinki.
Whether you are flying or driving, it is easy to get to Puumala and Kuoreksenniemi. Bus will also take you there and train all the way to Mikkeli.
Fly to Savonlinna
The nearest airport is in Savonlinna, where Finnair flies twice a day from Helsinki, in less than an hour. You can find more information and price from Finnair’s own website or from their sales service +358 (0)9 818 800.
Many routes take you to Kuoreksenniemi. You can drive for example, from Helsinki through Lahti and Mikkeli, making your journey about 300 km in lenght. Alternatively, if driving via Imatra, Kuoreksenniemi is only 60 km from there.
Take the train and bus
The best way to arrive if you are taking the train, is to first travel to Mikkeli and continue from there by bus to Puumala. The train journey from Helsinki is less than three hours and the bus from Mikkeli to Puumala will only take just over an hour. For more information on train and bus timetables, go to www.matkahuolto.fi and www.vr.fi
Taxis will make sure you will get to where you want to be whilst in Puumala.