If you are travelling from abroad, the easiest way to reach Jyväskylä is to fly first to Helsinki or Tampere and catch a train or a bus from there. You can also fly directly to Jyväskylä via Helsinki. Trains from Helsinki airport to Jyväskylä take 3-3,5 hours and from the center of Tampere around 1,5 hours. There are also cheap bus connections to Jyväskylä and back. Trains. Some of the buses have free wifi.