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Jyväskylä is located in Central Finland, about 270 km north from Helsinki. The Jyväskylä Region can be reached easily by air, road and rail. The biggest international airport of Finland is situated in Helsinki, the capital of Finland. Shortest and smoothest way to travel between Europe and Asia is via Helsinki. Helsinki Airport's strength lies in its excellent geographical location between Europe and Asia as well as in fast and easy transfers. The transfer times are among the shortest in Europe. The nearest international airport is situated in Tampere with daily connections to Bremen in Germany and Budapest in Hungary, also by low cost airlines. Tampere is 1,5 hour drive or train trip away from Jyväskylä. 

If you are arriving from Russia, there are direct buses from St. Petersburg to Jyväskylä. You also can travel from Russia to Finland by train. In that case you should change either in Kouvola, Pieksämäki or in Tikkurila. The third option is to take a train to Kouvola or Lahti, and then a bus to Jyväskylä. There is also a night train connection from Moscow to Lahti.

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