Lappeenranta is the capital of Southern Karelia and its biggest city. Shopping and the number of grocery stores here are sufficient. This article will discuss most of the essential options if you want to go shopping.


IsoKristiina is the main shopping center in Lappeenranta, with a wide variety of stores, entertainment, and services. There you can even find a cinema and hotel. It is located close to the municipality and state service points. The shopping center Galleria is located in front of IsoKristiina and offers 1 hour of free parking for visitors.


S Group chain

S Group chain is a vast Finnish cooperative business. S Group operates in the markets for groceries, consumer durables, service stations, hotel, and restaurant services. In Lappeenranta, for example, they are represented by Prisma, S-market, and Sale. Their groceries are found in almost every district of the city. The loyalty card S-Etukortti is the client bonus program connected to S-pankki, one of the Finnish banks belonging to the chain.


Kesko Corporation

Kesko Corporation is a Finnish retailing conglomerate. It is engaged in the grocery, building, technical, and car trade. K-Citymarket, K-Supermarket, and K-Market are their chain parts. Kesko has a loyalty program called K-Plussa Card.



Rajamarket is a Finnish wholesale and retail business established in 1997 with a product range containing groceries, household items, textiles, motoring accessories and chemicals, and washing and cleaning agents. In Lappeenranta, the local Rajamarket is close to Prisma and operates in the same building as Lidl.



Lidl is a German international discount retailer chain. It has several shops around Lappeenranta.


Disas Fish

Finnish company DISAS started operating in 1987. The first modern shop was opened in 2006, and the network of shops has been purposefully expanded by opening three other shops in different places. The closest store is in Mustola, at Terminaalinkatu 21. Visiting this place requires using a car.