Season tickets

Travel inexpensively with a season ticket if you travel daily on the same route. Buy a ticket for a specific period. You can travel as much as you like on the selected route on all trains.
 


Travel as much as you like on the selected trains and class during the ticket's period of validity. Season tickets are valid for a minimum of 14 days and maximum 365 days.


When travelling with a season pass you must prove your identity with an official identity card.


With a season ticket you can travel without a seat reservation. There are quota seats on the most popular commuter trains for passengers with a season ticket.

 

Terms and conditions

Prices

A discount is granted on the price depending on the length of the ticket's period of validity.

Travel class

Eco class or Extra class

Validity

Season tickets are valid minimun for 14 days and maximum 365 days.

Purchasing locations

You can buy a season ticket online, or from VR ticket offices, VR ticket vending machines, R-kiosk, by phone from VR Customer Care, from travel agencies and VR sales agents/Matkahuolto service points (see more information).

How to pay

You can pay for season tickets when booking at the VR Online Shop, ticket vending machines, via VR Customer Care from travel agencies and VR sales agents/Matkahuolto service points (see more information).

How to get the tickets

Pick up the ticket at the station, print it yourself or have the ticket sent to you as an e-mail attachment or as an SMS to your mobile phone.

Changes and cancellations

Season tickets cannot be changed or cancelled.

If the tickets are purchased for a minimum of 180 days one break can be included in the period of validity. The length of the break must be of one month (31 days) maximum and there must be a minimum of 14 days of validity left after it. The break can be initiated in station ticket offices and VR Customer Care.

Please note. The break can only be initiated at the start of the break, not beforehand.

 

Providing proof of identity

Identification issued by police authorities is accepted on trains. Passengers travelling with a season ticket must always have a photo ID card issued by police authorities (identity card, passport or driving licence).

 

Quota seats for passengers with a season ticket

Season tickets do not include seat booking. There are quota seats on the most popular long-distance commuter trains for passengers with a season ticket. These seats are not sold to other passengers on trains operating between cities listed in the quota route column.

Check out the location of quota seats from the links below. The trains are grouped according to line. The trains are listed in departure time order based on the arrival time in or departure time from Helsinki.

Main line

Helsinki–Tampere

Coastal line

Helsinki–Turku

Trains in East Finland and Savo

Helsinki–Kouvola

Turku–Tampere line

Turku–Tampere

Pori–Tampere line

Pori–Tampere

 

Season ticket prices

Season ticket fares are available online or by calling VR Customer Care, tel. 0600 41 902 (€1.99/answered call + local network charge.

 

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Frequently asked questions

How do I prove my identity when travelling with a commuter services or long-distance services season ticket?

When travelling with a season ticket you must prove your identity with an official identity card, passport or driving licence.

Where do I find information on last year’s season ticket prices for taxation purposes?

You’ll find the season ticket prices in 2015 by going to the upper menu on the VR.fi page and selecting Information about tickets -> Commuter tickets -> Season tickets. 

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Travel in DuettoPlus!

Users of multi-tickets can now reserve a seat on the upper deck of the new DuettoPlus restaurant car.  Season ticket passengers can also travel on the upper deck of the DuettoPlus restaurant car if there is room available.

 

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