Take the bus to Repovesi National Park
Nature is always close in Kouvola. Thanks to a convenient bus connection, all the great destinations in the area of Repovesi and Verla are closer than ever!
Some of the most popular destinations in Kouvola include Repovesi National Park and our very own UNESCO World Heritage Site Verla. Reaching these destinations in summer time is easier than ever, thanks to the bus connection. Buses take you from the city centre to National Park's Lapinsalmi entrance.
The new bridge of Lapinsalmi is now open! Check all routes to the park here.
In summer there is also a taxiboat for crossing the strait.
The bus operates during summer time
The bus to Repovesi and Verla leaves from the main railway and bus station, located in the city centre and returns there.
Timetables will be published in the spring 2020.
Share a taxi to Repovesi
You can also get to Repovesi in a shared taxi from Kouvola Travel Centre. Kymenlaakson Taksi offers rides to the entrance of Lapinsalmi.
Bookings can be made by calling +358 100 87 227.
Along the Bus Route
Along the bus route you can find Keto Cottages, Valkealan Opisto – Valkeala Institute, Vuohijärvi Nature and Culture House and activity provider Seikkailuviikari. You can also visit Kirjokivi Manor and Elving Tower lookout spot.
Conveniently to Kouvola
How to reach Kouvola? Don’t worry, its super easy! Kouvola is a railway hub, so reaching the city with a train from Helsinki and other cities is easy and convenient. You can see the bus and train schedules from the links below.
Repovesi and Verla have a great selection of different services, so you can do more than just admire the stunning nature.
Discover what the area has to offer in the brochures below.