Health care

Healthcare/Emergency Clinic
Emergency number 112
Health Center: Porokylänkatu 1, 75530 Nurmes
Phone: +358 40 10 40000

Pharmacies

Pharmacy Nurmes
Kauppatori 1, 75500 Nurmes
Phone: +358 13 480 061
www.nurmeksenapteekki.fi

Pharmacy Porokylä
Porokylänkatu 13, 75530 Nurmes
Phone: +358 13 462 369
www.porokylanapteekki.fi

Veterinarian
Porokylänkatu 3, 75530 Nurmes
Phone: +358 13 833 400
Timo Tanskanen, phone: +358 400 271 704
Jonna Kuronen, phone: +358 400 543 759

Gas and service stations

Teboil Nurmes self-service gas station
Lehtovaarankatu 2, 75500 Nurmes

ABC Nurmes Service Station
Välitie 2-4, 75530 Nurmes
Phone: +358 10 763 7562
Car wash, oil, gas

St1 Nurmes self service gas station
Radantaus 1, 75530 Nurmes

Autonomi Nurmes
Teollisuustie 1, 75530 Nurmes
Phone: +358 40 189 6095
Car repair.

Varaosa Mikkonen & Fixus car repair
Pitkänmäentie 38, 75530 Nurmes
Phone: +358 13 285 335
www.varaosamikkonen.fi
Spare parts and car repair.

Tourist information center #VisitNurmesValtimo

Kauppatori 3, 75500 Nurmes
Mon-Fri 9-15, exceptions during holidays.
Phone: +358 50 4066 122 /Kati
kati.lipponen@pikes.fi

Facebook/VisitNurmesValtimo
Instagram/VisitNurmesValtimo
Public computer, books, brochures, maps, postcards, candies etc.
Warmly welcome!

Alko Liquor Store
Porokylänkatu 21, 75530 Nurmes
Over 18 years old can buy less than 22% strong alcohol and over 20 years old can buy stronger than that. You can buy stronger than 5,5% alcohol drinks only from Alko Liquor Store.

Movie Theater
All the foreign movies has Finnish subtitles. Dubbing sometimes to animation movies, ask it before buying.
Kino Hannikainen, Nurmes Cultural House
Kötsintie 2, 75500 Nurmes
Phone: +358 50 354 8661
www.kinohannikainen.net

Library
Kötsintie, 75500 Nurmes
Phone: +358 40 104 5108
www.nurmes.fiFree Internet
Free WLAN-connection open for everyone. User codes at the library.

City of Nurmes City hall
Kirkkokatu 14, 75500 Nurmes
Phone: +358 40 1045 000

ATM Otto
Porokylänkatu 19, 75530 Nurmes
Kirkkokatu 20, 75500 Nurmes

Beaches
Harbor beach, Kaarlonkatu 1
Hyvärilä, Lomatie 12
Kairikko, Rantapolku 2
Laamila, Tuiskuntie 13
Bomba Spa’s Beach, Tuulentie 10,
Note! There is no monitoring at the beaches!

How to get here

Nurmes is situated in North Karelia and has good tranpost connections in all directions. The flight from Helsinki to Joensuu, Kajaani or to Kuopio is just one hour and from those cities you can ge to Nurmes by car, bus or train.
By bus via Kajaani (2h), Lieksa (1h), Joensuu (2h), Kuhmo (1h), Kuopio (2h).
By train via Joensuu (2h).
By car via Kajaani (1,5h), Lieksa (1 h), Joensuu (1,5h) , Kuhmo (1h), Kuopio (1,5), Iisalmi (1,5h)

Public transportation

There's no local bus in Nurmes, but you can search if busses or train are going to the same direction as you. In addition there's a small bus called "Katuri" driving around town between 8am to 4pm on weekdays. You need to order it at least 3 hours beforehand to pick you up by calling to number +3584010 45191. Stops are every hour: Porokylä S-Market, Porokylä K-Market, health center and  bus station.

Matkahuolto Bus Transports
Bus tickets and timetables.
Eteläinen Kauppatori 1, Nurmes
Phone: +358 40 485 7544

Taxi services
Phone: +358 100 4144

VR Train
VR Customer service
Phone: +358 600 41 900
www.vr.fi