Saariselkä, can be reached by flight or train.
There is only one daily flight available to and from Saariselkä
(Ivalo Airport). Please reserve flights in good time. Flight time
is 1.5 hours
Departure from Helsinki to Ivalo: June 15, Finnair flight AY 473,
Airbus 320, 10.40 am.
Departure from Ivalo to Helsinki: June 17, Finnair flight AY 473,
Airbus 320, 12.45 pm.
The night train from Helsinki to Rovaniemi or Kemijärvi will
leave on Saturday evening.
The distance from Rovaniemi to the Symposium venue by coach is 260
km and from Kemijärvi 240 km.
Traveling to other countries
In addition to the tourist attractions in Finland, you may also
wish to visit the old hanseatic city Tallinn
in Estonia or St
Petersburg in Russia. Please check with your local consulate
whether you need a visa.
To Tallinn there is a frequent service from Helsinki, the
cruising time being from 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes.
Nordic Jet Line,
Tallinn was once called Revalia.