Getting around

In Turku and the Southwest-Finland region it's easy for the traveller to get around in his or her own vehicle, as well as on public transportation. Cities and towns have an efficient public transportation system, and longer distances can be covered in the comfort of long-distance buses and trains. In addition, there is an international airport and passenger ferry harbour in Turku.

Our beautiful archipelago is also easily accessible to the visitor, either by road or by ferryboat and connecting vessels. The furthest tip of a peninsula can be reached by a boat taxi.

Air Traffic & Turku Airport

Turku Airport is located approx. 7kms from the centre of Turku (location)

Flight Connections

Boat Traffic & Connections in the Archipelago 


Railway Traffic & Railway Stations in Turku


Turku Bus Station /Long-distance Bus Traffic search engine is the search engine for bus and train trips in Finland. Service covers the biggest public transportation companies: VR, Matkahuolto, Onnibus, Savonlinja, Pohjolan Liikenne and Pori Express.

Getting around in Turku / Local Traffic

Local Traffic Office, Aurakatu 5, Tel. +358 (0)2 262 4811
Open Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 9am-2pm, location

  • Bus lines & timetables
  • Route guide
  • The 7,50 € Visitor´s Ticket is valid on all local traffic buses for 24 hours from the time of purchase. Single fares: adults 3,00 €, children 1,50 €. Schedule information, route maps are available at the Service Office by the Market Sq.!

Getting around in Turku / Car rental

  • Hertz offers up to 15 % cheaper price, when you rent a car in Turku.
  • Book a car here or via Hertz Reservation Centre +358 (0)200 11 22 33 (0,75 EUR/min+local network charge/mobile call charge).
  • While booking the car remember to mention the code CDP 793464.

Taxi 10041 

  • Every day and year round!
  • Taxi can be found at ranks or called tel. 02 10 041 (from Finnish phone numbers).
  • Note! When calling from foreign numbers the number is +358 600 14121.

Parking in Turku