Jakobstad in detail
Kokkola-Pietarsaari Airport is 30km northeast of Jakobstad, with flights from Helsinki, Tampere and Stockholm (Sweden). City Taxi Jeppis provides a taxi service into town (€20 per person).
There are regular buses to Jakobstad's bus station from Vaasa (€18, 1¾ hours), Kokkola (€8.20, 45 minutes) and other west-coast towns.
The closest train station is at Bennäs (Finnish: Pännäinen), 11km away. A shuttle bus (€4, 15 minutes) meets arriving trains.