Express trains

The express trains are conventional blue-car trains travelling over long distances and between major population centres in south Finland. Together with the InterCity trains, they form VR's basic supply of train services.

Onboard services

Basic services

  • restaurant-car services*  
  • services for the disabled*  
  • In-seat power outlets  

*In the timetables, the pictograms indicate the services supplied as per train.

Services for different passenger categories

  • Seats for allergic passengers  
  • Pet spaces  
  • Baggage goods transportation  
  • space for prams and cycles in baggage compartment

*In the timetables, the pictograms indicate the services supplied as per train.

Services for the disabled passengers

  • wheelchair spaces
  • turning seat  with air-spring suspension
  • hydraulic wheelchair lift (120 x 80 cm)
  • wider corridor from luggage compartment to passenger compartment
  • call buttons to conductor at wheelchair spaces
  • WC for the disabled with wider door
  • support grips and call button
  • narrow transfer wheelchair

 


Passenger car album

Express trains

View the a description of the amenities:

Restaurant services

Pub Resiina

  • mainly between Helsinki and Turku harbour and occasionally as second restaurant car in trains to the north
  • relaxed travelling in a cosy pub environment

 

Raileri

  • in trains to the north and in domestic east-west services
  • products include e.g. apple lemonade, gigantic meat pie and rustic ham omelette
  • 70s theme with photos and plastic bar stools