Disruptions easing on Helsinki commuter trains this afternoon

The cancellations began this morning after a technical fault but normal services are resuming this afternoon.

File picture of VR train at Helsinki Central Railway Station / Credit: News Now Finland

Disruptions are continuing this afternoon to commuter trains in the capital city region, after a morning of delays and cancellations.

Dozens of trains on the K, R, A, E , U, Y, Z, P and I lines were impacted after a traffic control system failure on Monday morning just after the rush hour commute.

Replacement bus services will run during the afternoon, as train schedules get back to normal.