From the airport you can easely reach Lahti Region.
The Ring Rail Line links long-distance rail travel with air transport, and brings an easy connection to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport from all of Finland. The train takes about 50 min from the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport to Lahti- check timetables here
The coach from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport leaves once an hour and the journey only takes about an hour.
Please check the timetables on the Matkahuolto website ( eng)
The Lahti region is easy to reach from any direction.
From the south
From the south, take highway 4 that merges into the E75 motorway. E75 continues past Lahti towards Jyväskylä.
From the north
From the north, take the E75 motorway towards Lahti. For the scenic route through the pleasant landscapes of Padasjoki and Asikkala, choose highway 24.
When arriving from the east, take highway 12 to the City of Lahti; after Lahti, the highway continues towards Tampere.
From the west, take highway 12, which is called Hämeenlinnantie in the Lahti region. The highway passes through the city and towards Kouvola.
There are regional trains (marked with an H) from Lahti in the directions of Riihimäki and Helsinki as well as Kouvola and Kotka. Regional trains stop at most of the intermediate stations.
The intermediate stations and halts on the line from Helsinki via Riihimäki to Lahti are Järvelä, Lappila and Herrala, and on the line from Lahti to Kouvola, regional trains stop in Villähde, Nastola and Uusikylä.
The railway station and the new bus station (completed in 2016) are now located in the same place; together they are called Traveling Centre. From traveling centre you can take easily take a bus to continue your journey.
Lahti is at the centre of an extensive public transport network that covers the Helsinki region as well as the rest of Finland. Lahti traveling centre is located in the transport hub of the city centre next to the existing railway station. The timetables and connections you can check on the Matkahuolto website.
Other municipalities in the Lahti region can also be reached by coach or bus.
Regional buses leave from the market square.
There is a regular coach service from Lahti to the Port of Helsinki passenger terminals.
Please check the timetables on the Matkahuolto website