Serlachius Art Express from Tampere to Mänttä

Serlachius Art & Sauna Express from Tampere to the Art Town Mänttä

Serlachius Art & Sauna Express takes you for an unforgettable day-trip to the multi-awarded Serlachius Museums and the Art Town Mänttä! This intriguing destination is in the middle of nowhere, but only about an hour’s drive away from Tampere. Step on the bus and let the adventure begin!


  • 30 €/adult
  • 26 €/student, pensioner, youth (12-16 yrs old)
  • 20 €/4-11 yrs old
  • 0 €/child under 4 yrs

Included in the price:

  • Return ticket with the Serlachius Art & Sauna Express (Tampere-Mänttä-Tampere)
  • Transfers in between the museums and other locations in Mänttä. Find a more detailed timetable here.

The Serlachius Art & Sauna Express runs from Tampere to Mänttä on Tuesdays according to the schedule below.

How to book a return ticket?
Choose first a one-way ticket on your preferred date. After this, you are able to add the return journey on your booking and the system will give discount for both ways with the Serlachius Art & Sauna Express (adult’s ticket).

Book your ticket online at the latest 20 minutes in advance. You can also step on the bus without reservation, but we highly recommend it especially in the summertime. Tickets can be bought from the driver (cash or card). 

Additional information:

  • Children under 4 years-old and assistants of disabled persons free of charge. You cannot purchase free seats online. Please reserve these seats from our sales service: or +358 3 488 6801, open on working days from 9 am to 3 pm.
  • Child safety seats are available when informing our sales service in advance (free of charge).
  • Wheelchair is possible to take with you when informing our sales service in advance (free of charge).
  • Foldable walking aids can always be taken with you (free of charge).
  • Possible to book online ticket for bicycle transfer, 5 €/bicycle.

Itinerary for Your Day: 

Tip: The shuttle bus timetable matches with the train and bus connections from/to Helsinki!

  • at 10:50 departure from Tampere bus station (platform 2) or from Tampere railway station (bus stop close to the main door) at 11:05
  • at 12:25 arrival in the Art Town Mänttä, Serlachius Museum Gösta
  • time to explore the art exhibitions, amazing architecture and beautiful surroundings, to eat delicious lunch and relax in the harmonious environment
  • at 15:30 the shuttle bus takes you to Serlachius Museum Gustaf (3 km) or you may loan the museum bicycle if you feel like sporting a little bit. You may also spend the whole day at the art museum Gösta — as you wish!
  • dive deeper into the inspiring stories of the past, search every interesting detail, have some refreshments and just enjoy the atmosphere
  • at 17:20 departure from Serlachius Museum Gösta or Serlachius Museum Gustaf at 17:30
  • at 18:45 arrival at Tampere railway station or bus station at 18:50

The return ticket doesn’t include museum’s admission fee.

Would you like to stay longer in the Art Town? Check out these options:


Sales Service
+358 3 488 6801