How to get to Jyväskylä?

Jyväskylä is located in Central Finland. To get there from Helsinki airport, you can take a flight or travel by train. The flight takes approximately 40 minutes and there are usually two flights a day to and from Jyväskylä.

Optionally, you can take a train to Jyväskylä from Helsinki airport with one to two changes, depending on the train shift. The train ride will take approximately 3,5 hours to Jyväskylä. During the train ride, you will get to enjoy the beautiful early summer scenery and Finnish nature, as the train route runs through the lake district area.


Explore the flight option


Explore the train option


Valmet Rautpohja, Jyväskylä

Valmet is located near Jyväskylä city center, a 25-minute ride from the airport and less than a 10-minute drive from the chosen hotel, Solo Sokos Hotel Paviljonki.

All the day time activities of Papermakers' Night 2024 will take place in Rautpohja location. 

Visiting address

Rautpohjankatu 3
40700 Jyväskylä


During the event you will have an opportunity to experience our pilot trial facilities, Valmet Paper Technology Center. Get to know these piloting possibilities already in advance by reading more about the facilities from the link below.


Get to know Valmet Paper Technology Center


Our chosen hotel, Solo Sokos Hotel Paviljonki, is located in the Jyväskylä harbor, just next to Jyväskylä city center. The hotel is a 20-minute ride from the Jyväskylä airport, and a 3-minute walk from the Jyväskylä train station via a pedestrian bridge.

Solo Sokos Hotel Paviljonki
Lutakonaukio 10
40100 Jyväskylä


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Get-together location

Toivola Old Courtyard - Jyväskylä's most beautiful courtyard

Toivola Old Courtyard, Toivolan vanha piha, is a unique 19th century craftsman’s courtyard with a fascinating history. Once you step through the gates, you’ll find a wide range of history combined with the present day, art, culture, craftsmanship and atmosphere. Toivola is located right in the city center of Jyväskylä, but that is quickly forgotten once you’re inside the gates.

Papermakers’ Night starts with a get-together reception on June 11 from 18:00 onwards at the Toivola Old Courtyard.


Toivola Old Courtyard
Cygnaeuksenkatu 2
40100 Jyväskylä


Dinner location

On the evening of Wednesday June 12, the day will climax with a special dinner at Lake Päijänne.