Turku Airport is 8.5km north of the city. Facilities are minimal and there are no ATMs – bring euros for the bus.
Airlines include the following:
AirBaltic (www.airbaltic.com) Serves Riga (Latvia).
Finnair (www.finnair.com) Regular flights to/from Helsinki and Mariehamn; seasonal flights to Kittilä.
Nextjet (www.nextjet.se) Flies to Mariehamn.
SAS (www.flysas.com) Flights to/from Stockholm Arlanda (Sweden).
Wizz Air (http://wizzair.com) Seasonal flights to/from Gdańsk (Poland).
Turku is a main gateway to Sweden and Åland. The harbour, about 3km southwest of the city centre, has terminals for Tallink/Silja Line and Viking Line. Both companies sail to Stockholm, Sweden (10½ hours) via Åland (5½ hours). Book ahead during high season if you plan to take a car. Prices vary according to season and class:
Mariehamn Deck-class one-way tickets from €23/45 per passenger/car
Stockholm Cabin required; from €69/45 per passenger/car
Finnlink sails to Sweden from nearby Naantali, though this service doesn't take foot passengers. It’s also possible to travel to Åland via the Turku Archipelago.
Major intercity services:
Helsinki €25, 2½ hours, up to four hourly
Korpo €15.50, two hours, six daily (via Nagu; €11.80, 1¼ hours)
Pori €15, 2¼ hours, hourly (via Rauma; €10, 1½ hours)
Tampere €25, 2½ hours, hourly
Turku's train station is 400m northwest of the city centre; trains also stop at the ferry harbour.
Direct trains include the following:
Helsinki €20, two hours, hourly
Oulu €60 to €67, eight to 10 hours, two daily
Tampere €23, 1¾ hours, six daily