The majority of Kuopio University Hospital care services are provided at the Puijo Hospital. It is located in Savilahti, in the Kuopio Science Park, next to the Puijo nature conservation area and Puijo ski jump stadium. Also the new Kaari Hospital is located in the Puijo Hospital area.


You will find a customer service point in the main lobby of the Puijo Hospital. Also a cash machine and two cafeterias, called Sanni and Marleena, are located in the main lobby. The Kaunis Veera flower shop makes beautiful bouquets for the wards and for you to take home. Family members can eat at the hospital staff restaurant. Cash, debit cards and major credit cards are accepted.

There is also a customer service point in the Kaari Hospital.

Customer parking

The best alternative is to use the two hospital car parks. In both car parks there is parking space reserved for people with disabilities. If you have a disabled parking permit take it with you to the customer service point in the main lobby of the Puijo Hospital or in the Kaari Hospital. The hospital staff will give you a free parking ticket.

Payment can be made in cash or using debit or credit card that has a chip. The yard area has only a few spaces and these are also subject to a parking fee.

Car parks fees

  • 30 min - EUR 1
  • 1 h - EUR 2            
  • 1 h 30 min - EUR 3
  • 2 h - EUR 4
  • Subsequent 30 min EUR 0.5 /30 min.
  • 1 day (24 h) EUR 13
  • Subsequent days EUR 6 /day


Numerous local traffic and long-distance traffic bus routes run past Puijo Hospital. Pali service buses also run to the hospital. There is a taxi rank near the hospital's main entrance.

Contact Information

Puijo Hospital
Street address: Puijonlaaksontie 2, 70210 Kuopio
Tel. (+358) 17 173 311

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