Kuopio Airport is located in Siilinjarvi, Finland about 14 km north of Kuopio Downtown. Kuopio Airport is the seventh busiest airport in Finland. With an approximately 280,500 passengers per year, Finnair and Blue 1 offer a number of flights to Helsinki. Kuopio Airport has a unique Lake Terminal located about 200 m from the airport tower. The terminal connects the airport to Lake Saimaa region. The terminal facilities include a restaurant, child care room, mailbox, and a conference room. In summer, the Lake Terminal operates as support center for bicycling, boating, fishing and paddling. We have tie-ups with major car rental suppliers at Kuopio Airport such as Alamo, Europcar, and Sixt to provide you a wide fleet of cars right up to luxury ones.
Kuopio is proud of its past and has carefully preserved and celebrates the old quarter of the city. Buildings from more than 150 years ago have been recreated and make for a pleasant stroll around the city. If you rent a car you can go to the Puijo Panorama Tower on a hill that overlooks the city. From here you get a great view on the influence that water has on the city. Much of old Finland is preserved in the Quarter-Block Museum and the old town. Literature lovers also visit the museum that used to be the home of Minna Canth while those interested in religious history visit the museum celebrating Orthodoxy in Northern Europe. In the summer months, visitors flock to Kuopio's most famous festivals of dance and wine.
For travelers looking forward to explore all the major city attractions located near Kuopio Airport, it is advisable to rent a car.
Premium Location / Airport Fee
VAT Local Tax
Road Fund Tax (RFT)
Collision Damage Waiver (CDW)
Vehicle Theft Waiver
24 Hours Road Assistance
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