The southernmost fell area in Finland

Save time to enjoy your holiday!

Syöte is reachable both easily and quickly. You can come by plane or train to the nearest city (Oulu or Rovaniemi), with your own car, rent a car or by using the public bus driving all the way to Syöte. Transportation and connections go hand in hand and you save time to enjoy the actual holiday.

By plane

The trip from Helsinki to Syöte only needs a few hours. Good and frequent flight connections between Helsinki and Oulu guarantee that you will be at the Syöte fell area sooner than you think. It is only a one hour flight from Helsinki to Oulu and a couple of hours by car from Oulu airport to Syöte fell area.

You can also take a flight either to Rovaniemi or Kuusamo. It then takes about 2 hours by car from Rovaniemi airport and 1,5 hours from Kuusamo airport to Syöte.

By bus

You can also get easily to Syöte by bus.


Syöte Express bus drives the route Oulu Airport – Oulu Railway/Bus Station – Syöte from 3.12.2020-2.5.2021 on Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays.

Oulu Airport 17:30
Oulu Railway/Bus Station 18:00
Rimmintie 19:10
Hotel Iso-Syöte 20:00
Ski Resort Iso-Syöte 20:15
Hotel Pikku-Syöte 20:25

Hotel Pikku-Syöte 13:40
Ski Resort Iso-Syöte 13:50
Hotel Iso-Syöte 14:00
Rimmintie 14:50
Oulu Railway/Bus Station 16:00
Oulu Airport 16:20

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By bus from Oulu to Poijula and then by taxi to Syöte

There are many bus connections from Oulu to Poijula and then continue by taxi to Syöte. The distance from Poijula to Syöte is approx. 28 km.

For more information, please contact Syöte Booking Centre, tel. +358 8 823 400 or

The Ski bus from Oulu to Syöte

The Ski bus from Oulu begins operating from the beginning of December and during the ski season. It leaves from the Oulu bus station every Saturday morning at 8 am. Check the schedule here!

Scheduled buses Oulu – Pudasjärvi – Syöte

There is a bus connection from Oulu to Syöte via Pudasjärvi from Monday to Friday. It is a good connection for trains heading from/to Helsinki. The bus is operated by Nevakivi Ltd.

Syöte Regional Bus

By train

The nearest railway station is located at Oulu. You can take a train to Oulu and continue to Syöte by bus, rental car or taxi.

For more information and bookings, please contact Syöte Booking Centre, tel. +358 8 823 400 or

By car

All main roads in Finland are maintained in very good condition. The most direct route from Helsinki to Syöte is the road E75 via Lahti, Jyväskylä and Oulu. Then it is only about 145 km from Oulu to Syöte. You should continue from Oulu along the highway 20 to the town Pudasjärvi. When you have reached Pudasjärvi continue onwards in the Kuusamo direction and on the way you will find road signs which lead you to the Syöte area.

Car rental service

You can catch a flight or a train to Oulu and continue from Oulu to Syöte by rental car. It takes only about two hours to reach the Syöte fell area.

For more information and bookings, please contact Syöte Booking Centre, tel. +358 8 823 400 or

Taxi services

Syöte taxi service operates 24 hours and you can get taxi transfers from/to the airports (Oulu, Kuusamo, Rovaniemi).

For more information and bookings, please contact Syöte Booking Centre, tel. +358 8 823 400 or

Ski bus

Syöte ski bus operates until end of April 2020.