Vainikkala railway station is only 20 km from Lappeenranta city centre. Passports and visas are checked onboard the train between Helsinki and Vainikkala. In Russia, the controls are conducted between St. Petersburg and Vyborg.
There is no ticket sales office in Vainikkala. The nearest station selling tickets for trains between Finland and Russia is located at Ratakatu 23, Lappeenranta.
Check also Vainikkala-Lappeenranta taxi connection
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