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We are delighted to share the exciting news of a new direct Eurowings route from Dusseldorf to Kajaani in winter 24/25. The inaugural flight takes off in January 2025, marking the beginning of convenient travel options for those looking to explore the snowy winter wonderland and unique experiences Arctic Lakeland has to offer. Wild Taiga is part of the Arctic Lakeland region, together with several other tourism destinations.

Please find the flight details below:

  • Operating season: 18 Jan 2025-22 Mar 2025
  • Frequency: once a week on Saturdays for 10 weeks
  • Preliminary timetable: EW9278 DUS-KAJ 15:15/19:10* and EW9279 KAJ-DUS 20:00/22:00*

*schedule is subject to change.

With Eurowings direct flight, getting to Arctic Lakeland has never been easier so take an advantage of the new connection to experience best sides of Finland – where Lapland meets Lakeland. Here are the top reasons to travel to Arctic Lakeland in winter:

  • Experience a picture-perfect winter wonderland in Finland’s snowiest destination.
  • Observe the Arctic sky: Arctic Lakeland is located under the aurora oval at the same latitude as Reykjavik offering great chances for seeing the Northern Lights and observing dark skies.
  • Enjoy pure nature away from the crowds in the ‘hidden Arctic’. Responsible tourism is close to our hearts and we aim to achieve Sustainable Travel Finland destination label by 2026.
  • Experience the Wild North and one of Europe’s best wildlife watching destinations.
  • Take part in numerous winter activities to suit all tastes: husky and reindeer safaris, snowmobiling, Northern Lights, ice fishing, downhill and cross-country skiing, rapid floating, snowshoeing and winter fat biking.
  • Experience the exotic sauna culture and taste unique local foods such as tar flavoured bread.
  • Roam in the great outdoors and see why Arctic Lakeland was awarded The Best Outdoor Destination 2024 in Scandinavian Outdoor Awards at ITB in March 2024.

Tickets for the new DUS-KAJ-DUS route are now available to book through Eurowings or by contacting Roland Hladin at Roland.Hladin@eurowings.com.

About Eurowings
Eurowings is the value airline of the Lufthansa Group and thus part of Europe’s largest airline group. With its clear positioning as Europe’s value carrier for leisure and business travellers, Eurowings clearly distinguishes itself from the ultra-low-cost carrier segment, allowing its customers to fly affordably and flexibly with numerous booking options and extras as well as customer-friendly services. With its value concept, the German airline is responding to the core needs of today’s air travellers: even greater flexibility, comfort and sustainability. Eurowings offers direct flights to around 150 destinations within Europe. With 13 international bases – including Mallorca as Europe’s number one vacation island – the Lufthansa subsidiary is one of the largest leisure airlines in Europe. It currently has a fleet of around 100 aircraft and employs almost 5,000 people.

For more information:

Project specialist Terhi Millar / +358 40 153 5867 / terhi.millar@kamk.fi

Project manager Saara Uusiheimala / +358 40 483 9875 / saara.uusiheimala@kamk.fi

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