Arriving to Hossa

Hossa National Park is located in the northern part of Suomussalmi municipality. Travelling in your own vehicle or by rental car is the easiest way to get to Hossa all year round.


Bus connections to Hossa

Bus connection from 5th June 2023 to 1st October 2023 Mon-Fri and Sun
Kajaani – Suomussalmi – Hossa – Kuusamo

The bus schedulecan also be adjusted to trains arriving in Kajaani from the south.

There is year-round bus service between Kajaani and Kuusamo on route 5. However, you have to take a taxi from the Peranka bus stop to get to Hossa (approx. 30 km).


By train

The railway stations in Kajaani and Oulu are the most convenient for those traveling to Hossa in terms of bus connections or rental cars.

Train schedule information and tickets can be found at

In traffic by car

In the navigator (or google maps) you can enter the address of the Hossa Visitor Center, Jatkonsalmentie 6, 89920 Suomussalmi.


Korpitaxi Suomussalmi Tel. +358 600 398 100

By airplane

The nearest airports are located in Kuusamo, Kajaani and Oulu. After the flight, you can rent a car to continue your journey towards Hossa.

By rental car from Kajaani and Kuusamo

Europcar / Kajaani, Tel. +358 403 062 853
AVIS / Kajaani, Tel. + 358 400 603 492


Suomussalmi center–Hossa 100 km
Kuusamo–Hossa 76 km
Kajaani–Hossa 206 km
Oulu–Hossa 240 km

Suomussalmen sijainti Suomen kartalla ja lähimmät lentokentät ja juna-asemat merkittyinä Kuusamoon, Kajaaniin ja Ouluun.