Arrival Days

Students are recommended to arrive in Vaasa during the official arrival days.

Arrival days for the academic year 2019-2020:
  • Autumn semester / full year: 22-23 August 2019
  • Spring semester (exchange students): announced later

We recommend that you arrive in Vaasa during the above mentioned days. Please avoid arriving at weekends or on public holidays because our offices are closed and international tutors (fellow students who will help you during your first days in Vaasa) are not necessarily available.

Travelling to Vaasa

It is possible to travel to Vaasa by plane, train or coach. For more information about the options, please check for example:


If you arrive in Vaasa outside the official arrival days, please be prepared to arrange transportation to your apartment yourself. If you need a taxi, please call 0600 30011 (from a Finnish phone connection) or +358 600 30011 (from an international phone connection). The bus timetables and lines in Vaasa are available at Vaasan paikallisliikenne website (local bus company).

Updated 05/03/19 - Kansainväliset asiat
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