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Summer schedules for capital region bus services

HSL is reducing public transport in the capital city region after a 70% drop in passenger numbers. From today buses will switch to a reduced...

Sympathy transport strike impacts are still felt on Tuesday, Wednesday

Sympathy strikes in support of postal workers either continue on Tuesday, or will still be felt on Tuesday - even when striking staff are...

Monday’s sympathy strikes hit flights, ferries and bus services

A widespread series of sympathy strikes by unions in support of postal workers will impact flights, ferries and bus services on Monday. Representatives of postal...

3.7 million trips, as capital bike scheme ends for the winter

The bike share scheme in the capital city region - Helsinki and Espoo - is coming to an end for another year, with the...

HSL to cut prices for longer-distance public transport travel

Helsinki public transport operator HSL is planning to cut the fares of longer-distance travel from the beginning of 2020. HSL says that single and season...

HSL expands ticket network but removes sales incentives

The capital region's public transport provider HSL is expanding its network of places to buy tickets. However, at the same time the company is removing...

Buses spark a silent transport revolution

Espoo’s drive to make public transport carbon-neutral by 2025 is being jump-started by a fleet of new electric buses and the infrastructure to make...

Public transport overhaul lays the groundwork for network expansion

The public transport network in Finland's capital city region is undergoing the biggest shakeup in more than 30 years as travel boundaries are redrawn...

Vantaa’s own city bike scheme starting in early June

A project to roll out city bikes in Vantaa is on schedule, with the bike share scheme set to start operations at the beginning...

Helsinki’s new pedestrian plans ‘will bring more cars’ to the capital

Many cities around the world are reducing the number of cars on the roads as a way to improve walkability. Helsinki is also planning...