Helsinki Airport Trains
bus (61) or taxi is available to commuters. You will be taken to Tikkurila Railway Station which offers access to long distance and commuter trains as well, that are heading in the direction of Lahti and Tampere and also lines that are going to Moscow and St. Petersburg. If you are heading to Turku, the Bus 540 will connect you to the Espoo rail station.
The Ring Rail Line erection that links to Helsinki Airport began in May of 2009 and has projected mid 2014 plans for a traffic opening. The newly built railway will be serving commuter local trains and runs every ten minutes during the hours that traffic is very high. A train ride from a station underground the present terminal building of the airport to the central station of Helsinki will take approximately thirty minutes. Commuters can make connections to as well as from the designated trains that go long distances at Tikkurila, which is projected to be 8 minutes of journeying from the airport.
If you choose the train ride to get you to Helsinki Central Station, you should know that your destination is in the center of the city. There are several sites that are found only a few minutes away from the city. The railway provides first rate connections starting from the train station to several areas of the city as well as cities that surround it. You can also get to the airport and the harbors by way of train as well as other modes of transportation.
Close to the railway station area - 400m - is the Kaisaniemi Park, Botanical Gardens; the Helsinki City Theatre - 700 m; Hakaniemi Market Hall - 700 m; National Theatre -100 m.
The website ‘On the Journey.fi Route Information’ give you the option of searching for trains that connects to various areas and also to look for connecting transport services that are in the local area. You will find that the Route Information website will offer advice on the most ideal option which will include the required walking distances. The service of the website also includes, besides commuter and long distance services, the Helsinki Metropolitan Area – HSL connections to public transport, the Helsinki City Transport – HKL services as well as timetables for Matkahuolto long distance connections.