The Student Union of Lappeenranta University of Technology offers its members a variety of student discounts. All of the benefits and discounts require a valid student card. To get the discount you should show your student card when making the purchase or order.
More discounts you can find on the national Frank service .
With a valid student card you will get a 2,5€ discount per night on Finnish hostels and you can get an international hostel card for 12€
On long distance buses you can get a 50% discount as long as the trip is at least 80km.
For the public transportation inside Lappeenranta there are three kinds of student tickets. All of these you can now buy the Aalef bookstore in the Univeristy.
The price of Kaupunkikortti (city card) is 43€. It is valid for one month and with it you can travel with no limitations with public transportation in Lappeenranta. To get the Kaupunkikortti you must be a citizen of the city of Lappeenranta. When buying the card you should bring a form saying that you are a student (from study affairs office). The card can be reloaded in the Aalef bookstore as well as in the buses.
There are two different serial cards for students. One of 44 journeys within three months for 43€ and one of 22 journeys within three months for 35€. When buying these cards you must show either a valid student card or form saying that you are a student (from study affairs office). The card is sold and can be reloaded in the office of Matkahuolto Valtakatu 36 and Ratakatu 21 as well as the Aalef bookstore. You should also present your ID when buying or reloading the ticket.
Students get a 50% discounts when travelling by train in Finland. You should always present your student card or VR’s (national railway company) own student card when buying a ticket and when the tickets are checked in the train. More info
Finnair doesn’t really have student prices but 16 to 24 years old people can have discounts based on age. The amount of the discount depends on the flight.
If you want you can get yourself the international ISIC student card (International Student Identity Card). With it you can get affordable flight tickets from KOLIROY travels and other youth traveler agencies until you are 33 years old. More information about KILROY tickets and the international student card you can get from KILROY Travels and the student union.
Tickets for SaiPas hockey games are sold for 9€ at the student unions office (tickets for HIFK, Jukuri and KooKoo games 12€)
Mebmbers of LTKY have the possibility to contact by phone the lawyers of Gauriloff Attorney at Law Ltd and ask answer for legal questions both in English and Finnish. The advices are given by phone but no documents can be written with this service. This service is free. Please contact:
Attorney Jouni Gauriloff
Phone: +358 400 701 401