Last updated on January 17th, 2023 at 06:48 pm
We will write how to get from Oulu airport to city center. The distance from Oulu Airport to Oulu city center is 15 kilometers.
The travel time by taxi from Oulu airport to downtown is around 15 minutes. The taxi fare from Oulu airport to Oulu city center is around €35.
The cheapest way from Oulu airport is by bus for €5.80. The bus travel time from Oulu airport to Oulu city center is around 30 minutes.
SIM CARD AT OULU AIRPORT
I wouldn’t recommend you to buy a sim card at Oulu airport. If you wish comfort you can buy eSim online and if you aren’t in a hurry just go around phone shops in the city and compare prices to buy the cheapest sim card in Oulu. Read here best Finland eSim and best Finland sim card for tourist
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WHERE TO STAY IN OULU
Accommodation in Oulu you can access a dorm that can go up to €25. And while a hotel that is a double room in a budget can go up to €90.
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Oulu Airport To Downtown
Bus from Oulu Airport To City Center (Cheapest Way)
The cheapest way from Oulu airport to city center is by bus. You can get the Public Bus Number 8 and 9 from Oulu airport to downtown (Oulu Central Railway Station) running every 15 minutes during the day. Check Bus Number 8 and 9 schedule and route!
The bus fare from Oulu airport to city center is €5.80 for adults since you have to buy AB Zone Bus Ticket and half of the price for 6 up to 17 years old. The bus travel time from Oulu airport to Oulu city center is around 30-40 minutes.
Bus Number 8 and 9 from Oulu airport is stopping at Oulu University, city center and Oulu Railway Station.
TAXI FROM OULU AIRPORT TO OULU CITY CENTER
If you go from Oulu airport to city center by taxi the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi from Oulu airport to city center is around 15 minutes.
The taxi fare from Oulu Airport airport to city center is around €35. The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and it will depend on traffic and your final destination.
UBER OULU AIRPORT TO OULU CITY CENTER
If you are ordering Uber in Oulu you should know that prices are similar to taxis. You can pre-book with Uber app from your phone and go to the pickup point in the airport. Expect to pay around €40 depending on your destination and time of the day.
PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM OULU AIRPORT TO DOWNTOWN
Hotel transfers are also very easy and convenient but can be a little bit pricey. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and is only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort after your flight to Oulu. Prices are around €60 and you can fit up to 4 people. It could be €15 per person.
RENTING A CAR AT OULU AIRPORT
There are many options for renting a car at Oulu airport. It’s the most convenient option if you have a place to park your car in Oulu or planning to go around. It will take you 15 minutes to get to Oulu city center from the airport by private car. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis, Europcar available in the airport. Prices can be around €30-40 per day.
BEST WAY OULU AIRPORT TO OULU CITY CENTER
If you ask me the best way from Oulu airport to city center I would choose by bus since a single ticket will cost €5.80 and it will take 30-40 minutes especially if you are traveling alone and with not so much luggage.
If you prefer comfort you can get a taxi or a private transfer. If you are planning to move around Oulu and you are traveling with more people renting a car can be a great option especially if you rent Airbnb outskirts of Oulu. Some of them will offer their bicycle to move around as I did in my bicycle trip around Finland.
BEST TIME TO VISIT OULU
In Oulu every season brings out a different side. Summer takes place during the months of June-August in these months you’ll experience high temperatures.
From October to December is the best time to visit Oulu the temperature cools down quite a bit and it is the perfect time to enjoy Tromso Northern Lights.
And the Spring season during the months of March-May starts out chilly and gets warm, it is a perfect time to spend the day exploring the city’s beautiful garden, at night it remains pretty cold.
CASH AND ATMS IN FINLAND
The currency used all throughout Finland is Euro just like all European countries. The exact currency of Euro to the dollar is A €1 = $1.03678 USD. You can use debit cards everywhere in Finland. ATMs are available and accessible in all parts of the country.
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