Commuter tickets

Commuter traffic single tickets are sold via VR Commuter as well as 10-journey multi-tickets and season tickets for 14–365 days. Buy commuter traffic travel easily on the beta.vr.fi website.
 

VR commuter routes

  • Helsinki–Riihimäki
  • Helsinki–Airport
  • Helsinki–Siuntio
  • Helsinki–Lahti
  • Riihimäki–Lahti

 

Commuter train stations starting 15.8.2016

 

Commuter traffic single tickets: validity and travel

VR Commuter and VR Mobile

Two hours from purchase

The ticket is valid in the direction assigned between the departure and destination station. The ticket should be valid when you board the train.

Commuter multi-tickets cannot be changed or cancelled.

Webshop (beta.vr.fi)

Two hours from the train departure time or the customer’s chosen time point.

The ticket is valid in the direction assigned between the departure and destination station. The ticket should be valid when you board the train.

Commuter multi-tickets cannot be changed or cancelled.

VR stations with services, ticket vending machines, R-Kiosk

On the purchase date and the day after purchase, two hours from stamping.

The ticket is valid in the direction assigned between the departure and destination station. The ticket should be valid when you board the train.

Commuter multi-tickets cannot be changed or cancelled.

Train ticket sales

Two hours from purchase

See VR Commuter Services payment zones for more information

 

Validity of commuter tickets

  • With a commuter ticket, you can travel only on commuter trains within VR’s Commuter Traffic area (see route map)
  • You can travel on Helsinki Regional Traffic Authority (HSL) routes with HSL region tickets (see route map). Read more about HSL ticket products
  • When travelling on express, InterCity or Pendolino trains, you need a VR long-distance train ticket.

 

Single ticket discounts

The discounts below are granted on zone ticket fares for commuter services. Read more on the discount terms on each ticket information page.

 

Single ticket prices

Single ticket prices purchased on trains in the commuter region

Route

Number of zones

Price, adult
(+ 0,50 €)

Price,
student/pensioner
(+ 0,50 €)

Price, children
(+ 0,50 €)

Hyvinkää–Riihimäki

1

2,60 €

2,60 €

1,30 €

Hyvinkää–Järvenpää

2

4,60 €

2,60 €

2,30 €

Hyvinkää–Kerava

3

7,00 €

3,50 €

3,50 €

Helsinki–Jokela

4

8,60 €

4,30 €

4,30 €

Helsinki–Hyvinkää

5

10,80 €

5,40 €

5,40 €

Helsinki–Riihimäki

6

12,00 €

6,00 €

6,00 €

Lahti–Tikkurila

7

12,40 €

6,20 €

6,20 €

Lahti–Helsinki

8

13,00 €

6,50 €

6,50 €

* The minimum price of discounted single tickets is EUR 2.60, with the exception of junior tickets.  Discount tickets cannot be purchased from 23.00 to 04.00 when night services are operated, but discount tickets purchased in advance are accepted. All rights reserved.

 

Prices for tickets purchased on the train between Jävenpää and Helsinki 

Route

Number of zones

Price, adult
(+ 0,50 €)

Price,
student/pensioner
(+ 0,50 €)

Price, children
(+ 0,50 €)

Järvenpää–Kerava

1

3,10 €

2,60 €

1,60 €

Järvenpää–Tikkurila

2

5,10 €

2,60 €

2,60 €

Järvenpää–Helsinki

3

7,20 €

3,60 €

3,60 €

We’re gradually renewing our Online Shop

Our busy Online Shop vr.fi is being renewed. We’re working gradually to be able to offer you new services and features as soon as possible so that you can give us feedback on how they work. Firstly we have renewed the services for those who use the commuter area traffic in the Helsinki metropolitan area.

Read more about the renewal

 

Zones removed from tickets from 14 December 2016

In the future, single commuter train service tickets will indicate the departure and destination station and will be valid for two hours for the one way route selected. The old zones will remain for single tickets purchased on the train for the time being.

You may use commuter service multi and season tickets purchased before 14 December 2016 for travel in the zone areas marked on the ticket until the end of its validity period.

Read more

Tickets through VR Commuter

Commuter services zone area tickets can now be purchased through the free VR Commuter application. HSL area internal tickets are not sold through VR Commuter.

Read more

Train tickets easily at R-Kioski

You can buy the most popular tickets for domestic long-distance services, the most special offer tickets, as well as commuter train tickets for VR commuter services at R-kioski.

More information