A road through forest and fields in the winter

Start or continue your journey on long-distance connecting buses

Buy all your tickets at the same time and travel smoothly.

Reach new travel destinations with connecting bus

Here you can buy tickets for connecting buses to ski and nature destinations together with the train journey. The service is offered in cooperation with Matkahuolto.

Search for a trip all the way to your destination and get your train and bus tickets in one go!

Train <3 bus = a smoother journey!

Travel with ease

With our trains and the connecting bus services, you can reach a wide range of great destinations, whether you're on your way to adventure in the fells or enjoy the tranquillity of a national park.

Where will your next adventure take you?

Buying and using a connecting bus ticket

Connecting bus tickets can be purchased on VR.fi together with the train journey.

Purchasing connecting bus tickets together with train journey

  • Search for the journey on VR.fi. You can search for a journey using the name of the ski resort or nature destination.
  • If the station of departure or destination of your journey is in the connecting bus offering, you can add the connecting bus ticket to your order after you’ve chosen the train journey.
  • Select the connecting bus service of your choice and add the connecting bus ticket to your order.
  • Pay for your order and all your selected tickets at once.
  • After the payment, your train and bus tickets are sent to your e-mail address. If you have logged in at VR.fi, you will be able to find your tickets in VR.fi or the app’s Tickets section.

Use of connecting bus tickets

  • The connecting bus ticket is valid for the bus service you chose during ticket purchase as is.
  • Show the connecting bus ticket to the driver when boarding the bus.
  • Enjoy smooth travel!

Information about connecting bus tickets

To and from what kind of destinations can I buy connecting bus tickets?

Where to buy tickets and ticket types

Pricing of connecting bus tickets purchased via VR.fi

Change in plans?

Learn about the terms and conditions for our partners' tickets in VR services

Your opinion is important to us

For smoother and greener travel

Travel from door to door

We want to offer our customers an even easier way to travel to their destination using public transport. We are working to improve long-distance connecting bus ticket sales based on customer feedback – this is only the beginning!

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Track your train in real time

The VR Matkalla app will help you at every stage of your journey.

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