Jarvenpaa trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Järvenpää is a town and municipality of Finland.HistoryJärvenpää was separated from its parent community Tuusula in 1951. Järvenpää was granted the status of a market town (kauppala) after the separation. Neighbouring districts Kellokoski and Nummenkylä were not added to the municipality of Järvenpää and the controversy over the issue still raises blood pressure fifty years later. In the event, Kellokoski remained part of the municipality of Tuusula. Järvenpää was granted full legal town (kaupunki) status in 1967.GeographyJärvenpää is located on the Helsinki–Riihimäki railway track, some north of Helsinki. Neighbouring cities are Tuusula, Sipoo and Mäntsälä. People also refer to Kerava as Järvenpää's neighbour, even though they do not technically share a border, thanks to the one kilometre-wide land area that belongs to Tuusula.TrafficThe railroad goes through the city centre. In addition to the main railway station, there are Kyrölä, Saunakallio, Haarajoki and Purola railway stations.The trip to Helsinki takes about half an hour, whether by rail or road, and to the airport of Helsinki-Vantaa about 20 minutes. Train connections to the capital are good. Uusimaa's trains leave the main station twice an hour (xx:14 and xx:41), and from other stations once an hour.Jarvenpaa is in Uusimaa. Make Jarvenpaa central to your Finland travel plans using our Finland travel planning tool .
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Jarvenpaa
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Jarvenpaa
Places to visit with Jarvenpaa
Recently planned trips to Jarvenpaa
4 days in Jarvenpaa & Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in Jarvenpaa BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Jarvenpaa BY A USER FROM FINLAND July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in Jarvenpaa BY A USER FROM JAPAN June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium