In summer, the Hydrofoil Express Suvi runs a passenger-only service around the lake between Koli, Lieksa and Vuonislahti, taking about 45 minutes between each stop. Prices per adult/child between Koli and Lieksa are…
The car ferry M/F Pielinen makes the 1¾-hour trip from Lieksa to Koli twice daily, departing from Lieksa at 10am and 3pm, and departing from Koli at noon and 5pm. Book ahead by phone as space is limited.
A shared taxi service operates twice daily Sunday to Friday and three times on Saturdays year-round between Joensuu and Koli (one-way/return €30/40). Book at least one day ahead.
Koli Hill has road access with a short funicular ride from the lower car park up to the Break Sokos Hotel Koli.