Good to know

Rauma is a seaside town of 40 000 inhabitants. The town is located in the western coast of Finland, in southern Satakunta region. But how to get here?

By car

Traffic on Satamakatu

Rauma is easily accessible from the directions of Turku or Pori along the E8 road, and from the direction of Tampere along route 12.


  • Pori 50 km
  • Turku 90 km
  • Tampere 140 km
  • Helsinki 240 km
  • Vaasa 240 km
  • Jyväskylä 290 km
  • Oulu 550 km


Temporary bus station of Rauma

There are regular bus connections to Rauma from Pori, Turku, Tampere and Helsinki, among others. Rauma bus station Tallikedonkatu 13. Bus timetables and fares Matkahuolto tel. +358 200 4000 (subject to call charges).

Please note! Rauma bus station has a new temporary location since August 2019 next to the Church of the Holy Cross (pdf). Old bus station has been teared down. Temporary arrangements are valid until new bus station is ready.

Rauma local buses

Local traffic in Rauma is run by LS-Liikennelinjat Oy. The public transport is known as Rauman Gyyt. Schedules, fares and route maps (, in Finnish).

Rail traffic

There are no passenger train connections to Rauma.

Air traffic

The nearest airports are in Pori (approx. 50 km) and  Turku (approx. 94 km), Transportation to airports can be organised through for example Raumair, tel. +358 40 822 5544.

Ship traffic

Rauma has guest, service and excursion harbors to visitors arriving with own boat.

The nearest large passenger traffic harbour is in Turku (approx. 94 km). Tallinksilja and Viking Line operate in Turku.


Satakunta regional taxi, tel. +358 600 300 33 (subject to call charges). Rauma taxi stand is located near Savilanpuisto park, Savilankatu 10.