Transport connections


Himos-Jämsä is located in the province of Central Finland on the west coast of Päijänne-lake and close to the biggest cities of Southern Finland. Thanks to its location, Jämsä has good transport connections. Road traffic from Jyväskylä, Tampere and Lahti meets in Jämsä at the junction of highways 9 and 24. It is also easy to get to Jämsä by public transportation. The railway connection between Tampere and Jyväskylä runs through Jämsä. There are several train and bus services in both directions almost daily. The train station is located on the western edge of the city and the bus station right in the center, just over a kilometer apart.



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Distance from Jämsä to the biggest cities

Helsinki 223 km
Joensuu 302 km
Jyväskylä 58 km
Kuopio 202 km
Lahti 119 km
Mikkeli 164 km


Oulu 395 km
Pori 206 km
Rovaniemi 602 km
Seinäjoki 193 km
Tampere 92 km
Turku 248 km
Vaasa 271 km

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