Welcome to Syöte - 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, also by plane to Kuusamo), 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 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 keskusvaraamo@syote.fi

By bus

Daytrip from Oulu on Saturdays

Syötebus on summer Saturdays by Saaga Travel 3.July.-7.August.2021.
Prise from 40 €/two way.

Buy the trip & timetable of the Saaga Travel’s bus to Syöte (in Finnish)

From the Visitor centre of national park to Rytivaara hiking route on Saturdays

Saaga Travel’s Syötebus on summer Saturdays 3.July.-7.August.2021.
Prise from 10 €.

Visit also Pikku-Syöte according the timetable by mornings.

Time table of the day bus and things to do in Syöte (in Finnish)

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

You can take the bus from Oulu towards Kuusamo and stay in Pudasjärvi town, or stay onwards until Poijula bus stop or Syöte crossroad on the highway no.20. You need to organise the travel further beforehand with local transportation or taxi. Please notice, it’s 24 km from the main road no.20 to Syöte.

Local bus in Finland www.matkahuolto.fi/en

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

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 keskusvaraamo@syote.fi

Taxi services

From Syöte taxi service and local operators you can order transfers from/to the airports (Oulu, Kuusamo, Rovaniemi) as well as agreed.

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