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Continue your journey on HSL’s public transport

Smoother travel in the capital region

You can buy HSL’s single tickets to go with your journey in the VR Matkalla app. The bought train and HSL tickets can be easily found in the app. Tickets can be bought together with train journeys arriving in or leaving the HSL area.

Local public transport tickets can be purchased in the VR Matkalla app.
Open VR Matkalla app

Buying and using an HSL single ticket

Before the journey

  • Search for a journey that starts or ends at a station located in the HSL area
  • Choose your train connection and add a public transport connection as the journey's first or last mile leg
  • Choose the zones you want for your HSL single ticket and enter your phone number
  • Add the HSL ticket to your order
  • Complete the order and pay for your train and HSL tickets in one go
  • After the payment, you will be able to find your tickets in the app’s Tickets section

    • Please note that you can only use your HSL tickets on the device with which you bought them on. HSL tickets cannot be shared to others.

During the journey

  • Before boarding an HSL vehicle or going to the platform of a metro station, activate your HSL single ticket in the app
  • Your HSL single ticket will become valid immediately after activation

    • The zones you chose will determine the length of your ticket’s validity period
  • If needed, present the activated HSL ticket to a driver, conductor or HSL ticket inspector
  • You can find the latest traffic information, schedules and help for route planning in HSL’s Journey Planner
  • Enjoy smooth travel!

Information about HSL tickets

Enchanting Suomenlinna

Visiting the historical Suomenlinna fortress is ideal with train and an HSL ticket. Enjoy a train journey to Helsinki, wander through the city centre to the Market Square, and hop on to HSL's ferry with your readily purchased HSL ticket.

Take a delicious picnic with you and enjoy the sea views!

Diverse Uutela outdoors area

Uutela outdoor recreational area offers the most diverse hiking grounds in East Helsinki. It is located a short walk from Vuosaari metro station and offers something for everyone, whether it is a walk next to the shoreline, meadows, or in a forest. Arrival is easy with train and metro.

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 public transport ticket sales on the basis of customer feedback – this is only the beginning!

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Get public transport tickets from VR Matkalla app

The VR Matkalla app helps you at every stage of your journey. Buy public transport tickets together with your train journey and activate it before use.

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