Public Transportation in the Helsinki-Uusimaa Region



Matkahuolto is a service and marketing company promoting bus and coach services in Finland. The Matkahuolto website informs about the bus and coach services in areas outside of the Helsinki region (HSL = Helsinki Region Transport System). You can use the timetable search to find the timetables for all buses in Finland when giving the bus stops and places. You are also able to look for information about the connecting bus services by different companies. Additional information on ticket fares and where you can buy them, as well as the park-and-ride facilities close to the stations is also provided. Matkahuolto


VR or VR Group is a state-owned railway company in Finland. Its most important function is the operation of freight and passenger rail services. Timetables for long and short distance train connections, and trains operating between Finland and Russia are found on the VR website. The website offers information on the prices for long distance tickets and for the Helsinki Metropolitan Area tickets. Information on where you can buy tickets, as well as the park-and-ride facilities close to the stations, is also provided. VR


HSL stands for the Helsinki Region Transport System. Its Journey Planner is a route and timetable service for the public transportation in Helsinki, Espoo, Kauniainen, Vantaa, Kerava, Sipoo and Kirkkonummi. The bus, metro, tram, commuter train connections, and the Suomenlinna ferries are included in the service.  Journey Planner provides information on the public transportation connections in Finland.  You can look for connections by entering both your starting point and destination. Information is given on timetables and routes for buses, trains and the commuter transportation as a whole.