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Train Track Trouble On Helsinki – Turku Line

If you are travelling by train between Helsinki and Turku today be prepared to disruptions. Railway operator VR says the track is out of service...

Profits And Passengers On The Rise For State Railway Company VR

Finland's state railway company VR announced a big increase in passenger numbers last year, up 8% to 127 million journeys. The growth means light at...

Pirita Näkkäläjärvi Column: Three Reasons To Be Critical About The Planned...

The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications wants to build an Arctic railway line through the indigenous Sámi heartland in Northern Finland. The Ministry recently...

Four Confirmed Dead in Level Crossing Crash

Note: We are editing this story with the latest details as they come in. Police confirm four people are dead - including three military conscripts,...

Government Faces Afternoon No Confidence Vote

Finland's government is facing a no confidence vote in parliament this afternoon, as five opposition parties unite around the subject of railway reform and...