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CANCELED: Monday train strike called off at the eleventh hour

A planned train strike by rail unions for Monday morning in the capital city region has been called off at the 11th hour. The four...

Witnesses wanted after shots fired at Lapland train

Police are appealing for witnesses after someone shot at a VR train. The incident happened on Tuesday around 19:30 on the line going south between...

New China deal keeps Tallinn tunnel project on track, but it’s...

When officials from China's Railway Engineering Corporation CREC came to Vantaa last September to take part in a conference on large-scale tunnel construction, they...

VR unveils new designs in first class overhaul

Finnish train company VR is upgrading all 57 of its first class carriages, known as Extra Class. The company is rolling out the freshly designed...

Study: Short domestic flights could be abandoned in Finland

A new study published by the University of Jyväskylä suggests that domestic flights in Finland could be abandoned to help fight climate change -...

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...

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,...

National Train Strike Looms

Passengers in Finland are bracing for a strike by train drivers, that will disrupt VR services for up to 48 hours from Monday at...