By air: The nearest airport, Jyväskylä Airport, is about an hour’s drive away near the town of Tikkakoski. Buses run several times a day from the airport to Viitasaari.
By bus: Several buses operate via Viitasaari each day. For timetables visit: www.expressbus.com
By car: Viitasaari is easy to reach by car via the north-south E75 (4) motorway or the scenic east-west running Blue Road route (main road 77).
- Jyväskylä 99 km
- Kuopio 139 km
- Oulu 239 km
- Vaasa 236 km
- Helsinki 368 km
- Turku 403 km
- Tampere 247 km
By boat: The centre of Viitasaari is surrounded by picturesque Lake Keitele. The town can be reached by boat from far afield as it is the terminal point along the Keitele-Päijänne Canal connecting lakes Keitele and Päijänne - a combined waterway stretching some 450 km. Viitasaari offers top-quality harbour services for the boater.