Airport codes Kuopio Airport

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Airport coordinates

Lat / Lon

63°0'25"N / 27°47'52"E


63.00710, 27.79780


323ft / 98.45m

Magnetic variation

9.072 degrees

About Kuopio Airport

Kuopio Airport (KUO) is located in the municipality of Kuopio / Siilinjärvi in Finland, Europe. It's a medium airport in Finland based in the region Eastern Finland. Passengers can fly to and from the airport with a scheduled service.

Runway information

KUO has 2 runways with a total length of 14,107 ft, of which 1 is lighted.

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
06-24 4,921 ft 148 ft Asphalt No
15-33 9,186 ft 197 ft Asphalt Yes

Geographic data


Kuopio / Siilinjärvi








Kuopio Airport

Other airports in Eastern Finland

ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
EFJO JOE Joensuu Airport Medium airport Joensuu / Liperi
EFIT KTQ Kitee Airfield Medium airport Kitee
EFMI MIK Mikkeli Airport Medium airport Mikkeli
EFSA SVL Savonlinna Airport Medium airport Savonlinna
EFVR VRK Varkaus Airport Medium airport Varkaus / Joroinen

Airline tickets

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Find your way around Kuopio Airport

How to get to Kuopio / Siilinjärvi

There are several ways to get from Kuopio Airport to Kuopio / Siilinjärvi and back. We have made a list with the most common transportation options. At this airport you can choose for (public) transport by Bus and Taxi.

We compared the average prices of the transport possibilities from the airport to Kuopio / Siilinjärvi. The cheapest way to travel from the airport to Kuopio / Siilinjärvi is by Line 40 bus (17 minutes, € 3 - € 5). If you prefer to get to your destination as quickly as possible, the fastest way to get into the city is by Taxi (15 minutes, € 28 - € 35).

Line 40 bus

Transport type
11.63 km
17 minutes
€ 3 - € 5

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Transportation services

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Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
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0600 555 840
Taksi Mikko Jääskeläinen
+358 40 0674405
Sataman Tilataksi Ky
+358 44 5603325
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+358 50 0577444

Taxi Kuopio Airport

The easiest way to find a transfer to and from Kuopio Airport is through our taxi widget below. We will find the best deal for you and display multiple options for you to choose from.

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Car rental

Rent a car at KUO

Find a cheap rental car at Kuopio Airport to make the most out of your trip to Finland. When travelling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. A rental car can take you almost everywhere, wherever and whenever you want. Find the perfect car for your trip.

Renting a car at KUO lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Finland quickly and hassle-free. Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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Rent a camper in Finland

Find a recreational vehicle near Kuopio Airport to make the most out of your trip to Finland?

A camper or RV will give you unlimited freedom so you can determine your own route and go wherever you want to go. It's especially perfect because you have the comfort of your own accommodation and kitchenette with you.

WorldWide Campers works with many RV suppliers in Australia, USA, Canada, New Zealand, South America, South Africa and Europe. This ensures you that they will always find you the best deal for your RV trip. You never have to pay extra for booking costs and all our quotes are free of charge.

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Airport car parking at Kuopio Airport

Park your car at KUO

Whether you are looking for cheap long term airport parking at Kuopio Airport or the nearest long term car park to your terminal, you can find the best deal at one of our specially selected partners. Because more and more people are flying these days, it’s wise to book a parking spot in advance because parking lots cannot accommodate unlimited amounts of cars. A pre-booked parking space at KUO can give you a sense of peace because you are assured you can park your car.

Different type of airport parking options

Airport parking options have changed and expanded. Medium-size and large airports offer several different types of parking, priced according to convenience and distance from the terminal.

The different types of parking are:

  • Short term parking
  • Daily parking
  • Long term / Satellite parking
  • Valet parking
  • Off-Airport parking
  • Sleep, park, fly
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Hotels near the airport

Hotels at or near Kuopio Airport

Do you have an early morning flight, long layover or your flight is cancelled, and you don't feel like sleeping on the airport floor? Sleeping in a hotel at or near KUO is the perfect solution. Sleeping in a hotel close by Kuopio Airport prevents you from being late or not fully rested for your flight.

Hotels in Kuopio / Siilinjärvi

Find your ideal hotel in Kuopio / Siilinjärvi city centre. Find the perfect hotel to make the most out of your trip to the city of Amsterdam. Consult one of our partners to find the most suitable hotel for your trip.

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Things to do in Finland?

Find the best things to do in or nearby Kuopio Airport

Are you planning on travelling to Finland? In that case, you might be interested in finding some beautiful things to do in or nearby Kuopio / Siilinjärvi. Haven't booked anything yet, and looking for inspiration? Please visit our partner and find many beautiful things to do.

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Store your bags in Kuopio / Siilinjärvi

Do you want to visit Kuopio / Siilinjärvi and you want to enjoy your time without the weight of your luggage? Good news, there is a good possibility that you don’t have to. When the airport does not provide any options for storing your luggage, you might want to consider to store your luggage in a local shop in the city. Our partners can help you arrange that in advance.

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Forward your luggage

Are you planning a trip to Finland and you have a lot of luggage or just want to enjoy flying without any suitcases of bags? Good news, you do not have to. Just forward your luggage to your destination and make a vacation more like a vacation.

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Travel luggage and cabin bags

Find the perfect travel luggage and cabin bags which are approved by the major airlines. If you are looking for a travel bag which fit all cabin airline restrictions including Ryanair and Easyjet, please visit one of these shops to find out which bags sizes are allowed on board.

All of our partners does have an extensive offer so you can find that perfect bag or suitcase for your next trip.

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Flight delayed, cancelled, overbooked or strikes at KUO?

Claim your compensation

Was your flight delayed, cancelled or overbooked at Kuopio Airport, and do you want to claim compensation? Because your rights are protected by European law you may be entitled up to a certain amount in compensation per passenger. Please visit one of our partners to check if you’re entitled to claim compensation.

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Travel insurance

Travel insurance for your trip to Finland

A travel insurance protects you against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It is wise to get travel insurance for your trip to Finland because you can easily spend a lot of money for treatment and transportation expenses.

Don’t wait too long before purchasing travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.

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Travel insurance for people with a medical condition

Our partners are specialised in providing travel insurance for people who have medical conditions but don’t want to be held back by that conditions. A medical travel insurance covers over 1000s of conditions including cancer, MS, IBS, Alzheimer’s, HIV and pregnancy. The online screening will only take as little as 3 minutes.

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KUO giftshop

Customized KUO gifts and souvenirs

Keep your travels’ memories alive with a unique design product of your trip to Kuopio Airport. Airportag is the best aviation and travel gift shop where you can design many different kind of unique aviation products.

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