The City of Oulu is the capital of northern Finland. The Oulu Region has over 200,000 inhabitants and it is the fastest growing region in Finland. There are good opportunities for studying, working and research and development, especially in the hi-tech sector. The Oulu Region also has a lively cultural climate. Check out the tourist information about Oulu at Visit Oulu.
The city is well known for its pedestrian street, Rotuaari, and its extensive cycleway network. Local and regional public transport is run by several different bus operators. Oulu has an international airport and there are about 15 flights to and from Helsinki each day.
Last updated: 8.4.2016