The Koskikara can be reached by the public transportation e.g. by the following means:
-By train from Helsinki to Kolari (timetables: www.vr.fi) . From the Kolari railway station there is a bus connection to Äkäslompolo from every train (35 km).
-By plane from Helsinki to Kittilä. From Kittilä airport to Äkäslompolo by bus or a (shared) taksi (50 km).