The City of Lahti is proud to present Nokian Tyres IRONMAN 70.3 Finland - for the first time ever in Finland on 30 June 2018.
Ironman 70.3 Finland combines the unique characteristics of triathlon sport, with Finnish midnight sun, leisuretime with friends, high quality services and a wonderful atmosphere in a breathtaking setting. You are warmly welcome to come and enjoy Nokian Tyres IRONMAN 70.3 Finland in Lahti! Here you can find useful tips and ideas when planning your trip. Follow the event here
ARRIVING IN LAHTI
Lahti is located only 1 hour by train from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. Check the train timetables here.
Did you miss your connection? Here you can easily check trains departing from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. Take the commuter train I to Tikkurila station and change trains there for Lahti.
The airport bus from Helsinki-Vantaa to Lahti takes 1 hour 20 minutes. Check the timetables online here.
Do you need help organising coach transportation for your group? Please contact
Rent a car
Lahti is located less than an hour from Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport by car.
Rent a car from the VisitLahti online store. You can freely choose the pick-up city or aiport.
Book an airport transfer in an 8-person minibus for your group
Helsinki Airport – Lahti city centre (or vice versa) 3 persons EUR 180 4 persons EUR 190 5 persons EUR 200
The driver will be waiting in the terminal carrying a sign with your name. Payment by card or cash is made directly to the driver.
STAYING IN LAHTI
Eat & Drink
Local cuisine is famed for its fish, game, rye bread, berries and mushrooms. The Lahti Region boasts many local bakeries, farmers’ markets and breweries in the area. One of the key ingredients in our excellent local produce is the fresh and clean ground water.
Getting around in Lahti
Once you arrive in the city, everything is within walking distance. The bus and railway stations, the Ironman race venue, the restaurants, the shopping streets and most hotels are close by. Check the image above to check out our handy street map.
Hotels and cottages available
Book your accommodation now! Hotel rooms within a 15-minute walk of the race venue are available. Most of the hotels allow the storage of bikes in the room.
located on the Lake Alanen for your group (10-15 persons) - price € 190 incl. 2 Hrs. More information (only in Finnish) Visit Lahti Staff is happy to help with the arrangements.
Well-equipped and exclusive cottages are available - with the majority of the properties located less than an hour from Lahti by car.
Escape from the crowds and take a quick break from busy urban life by exploring the intriguing Lahti region. Visit Lahti Staff are happy to help with the arrangements.
FAQ - Good to know!
The VisitLahti Tourist information desk is located in the Trio shopping centre, located 50 metres from the market square. We also have an online chat service providing up-to-date information and help. Tel.+358 (0)300 472 222 info (at) lahtiregion.fi Facebook: @visitlahti Twitter: @visitlahti Instagram: @visitlahti_official
Tap water in the Lahti region is among the highest quality quality tap water in the world and is not only completely safe, but a pleasure to drink.
Where can I buy souveniers?
Check out our tips for buying local handicrafts, Finnish design and Lahti souveniers here.
To order a taxi please call +358 601 100 01. If you want to book a taxi more than 30 minutes before your arrival, € 7.10 will be added to the fare.