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Station refurbishment brings back the age of comfortable travel

An ambitious four-year plan, with a price tag north of €10 million, aims to bring back the golden age of train travel to Helsinki's...

First tracks laid in Espoo-Helsinki light rail project

A major light rail project which will connect Espoo and Helsinki has reached a milestone, as the first tracks are laid in place. The 350m...

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...

Finns among the world’s worst for CO2 flight emissions

Finns are among the world's worst when it comes to the amount of CO2 emissions from flying. New figures from The International Council on Clean...

Tjäreborg charter flights to continue today 

Finnish holiday company Tjäreborg is resuming its charter flights today. The company canceled their Thomas Cook Scandinavia charter flights on Monday as a precaution after...

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...

Survey: Finns particularly unwilling to pay more for food, to fight...

Only 1-in-10 people in Finland would be willing to pay more for food products, even if it helped reduce climate emissions. That's the result of...

Finnair passengers hit by Hong Kong turmoil

Finnair passengers booked on code-share flights through Hong Kong are being hit with cancellations today after widespread industrial action in the territory. More than 2300...

Southern train problems will last into the afternoon

Delays and cancellations have hit the train network across southern Finland, and VR says it will likely take until Wednesday afternoon to fix the...

Finnair flight fault sparks airport alert

A Finnair flight with a technical fault sparked a major alert at Helsinki Airport on Wednesday evening. It happened around 23:00 when the flight from...