Location and connections
Welcome to Fiskars Village in the Western Uusimaa region!
GPS address: Fiskari [60°7'48"N, 23°32'40"E]. The address Peltorivi 1 (Finnish) / Åkerraden 1 (Swedish) in Fiskars/Fiskari will take you to the main car park in Fiskars.
Fiskars is situated in the city of Raseborg, in Pohja just to the west of Karjaa and nearly one hundred kilometres west of Helsinki, Finland. Karjaa can be reached by express train and bus, after which a taxi or bus will take you to Fiskars (approx. 15 km).
The nearest railway station is Karjaa, and the nearest airport Helsinki-Vantaa.
How to reach Fiskars Village by public transport?
Train: InterCity trains between Helsinki and Turku stop in Karjaa/Karis and the journey takes one hour from both directions. Journey with a local Y-train from Helsinki takes one hour and twenty minutes.
More information and timetables: VR (Finnish Railways) Select Karjaa as destination.
Bus: Buses from Karjaa to Fiskars Village run on weekdays all year round from the Karjaa bus station. Timetable from 12 August you find here.
Between 31 May and 31 August 2014 there is a shuttle bus from Karjaa railway station to Fiskars on Saturdays and Sundays, timetable as follows:
Departures from Karjaa railway station: 11:05am, 12:05pm, 1:05pm and 6:05pm
Departures from Fiskars: 11:35am, 12:35pm, 4:35pm and 6:35pm. Tickets 4€/person/one way, journey time approximately 20 minutes.
More information and timetables: Matkahuolto Select "Karjaa" as departure point and "Fiskari" as destination. The bus station is located in five minutes walking distance from the train station, next to the "K-Supermarket". When arriving at the train station, walk up the stairs to the bridge and continue towards the city center.
Other timetables online: www.journey.fi (Finnish public transport route planner) Select for example Helsinki railway station as departure point and Fiskari, Raasepori as destination.)
Arriving by car from Helsinki
Take the "Länsiväylä" (towards road 51) from Helsinki towards Hanko. Approximately 78 km later, when you reach the Hyvinkää-Hanko road (number 25), turn right towards Hanko and Karjaa.
After 1 km, turn right (signs: Karjaa 2 km and Pohja 12 km) and continue straight for 400 m (under a railway bridge).
Turn right immediately after the bridge (sign: Pohja 12 km).
Drive on for 2 km (passing a river), and turn right at the crossroad for Pohja (9 km) to the right, Karjaa (2 km) to the left.
Continue for 9 km. After passing a Shell station on your left, turn right at the next crossroad (sign: Karjalohja 20 km and Fiskars 4 km) and continue along this road to the Fiskars village.