Accommodation and Transportation

 What to do in Vaasa?

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Original Sokos Hotel Royal Vaasa (Hovioikeudenpuistikko 18)
Reservations: phone +358 20 1234 619 or email

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna (Ylätori, Rewell Center)
Reservations: phone +358 6 212 4113 or email

Hotel Astor Wasa (Asemakatu 4)
Reservations: phone +358 6 3269 111 or email

Cumulus Resort Tropiclandia (Lemmenpolku 3)
Reservations: phone +358 6 283 8000 or email

Scandic Vaasa (Rosteninkatu 6)
Reservations: phone +358 6 357 8100 or email

Omena Hotelli Vaasa (Hovioikeudenpuistikko 23)
Reservations: online

Best Western Hotel Vallonia (Keskustie 3, Mustasaari)
Reservations: phone +358 6 328 8200 or email

Hotel Tekla (Palosaarentie 58)
Reservations: phone +358 6 327 6411 or email

DP Apartments (Asemakatu 14)
Reservations: phone +358 50 324 8488 or email


How to get to Vaasa?

SAS: daily direct flights from  Stockholm

Finnair: daily direct flights from Helsinki

Vaasa City gas buses will be taking EnergyWeek participants coming to Vaasa with Finnair’s morning flight (landing at 08:25) to the hotels and the City Hall free of charge from Tuesday the 21st until Friday the 24th of March. Transportation back to the airport from the city hall Monday to Friday at 16:45.

From the East you will get to Vaasa along highway 3, and from the South and North along highway 8. The travel time from Helsinki to Vaasa is 4.5 hours, from Tampere 2.5 hours, from Turku 4 hours and from Oulu 4 hours.

If you need to park you vehicle in the center of the town, the most convenient place is the carpark ToriParkki underneath the market square. There are two entrance ramps – one from the south and another from the north. Park your vehicle in the ToriParkki and ask for a free parking pass at the Visitor Registration Stand.  For more information on parking, see

There is a ferry-crossing to Vaasa across Kvarken from Umeå, Sweden. Wasa Line operates Umeå and Vaasa nearly on a daily basis.

By train you have easy access to Vaasa from all larger cities in Finland. The travel time by train from Helsinki to Vaasa is approximately 4 hours.

For a taxi, please call 06 100 411 (1,25€ + 0,25€ / 10 sek + local) or 0600 30011 (1,25€ + 0,25€ / 10 sek + local)

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