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Kupittaa railway station

  • Ticket vending machine
  • Toilet

Kupittaa railway station

Joukahaisenkatu 6

20520 Turku

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Waiting room opening hours

Mon–Sat 6–21

Sun 7–21.30

Ticket sales

  • Ticket vending machine
  • VR service point unavailable

Services at the station

  • Toilet
  • Car-carrier loading unavailable
  • Luggage lockers unavailable

Accessibility

  • Assistance service at the station
  • Raised platforms, accessible entry onto low-floor train.

Information about the station’s services

Railway line interruption in Turku from 15 Aug 2022

Read more about the changes in train sevices between Turku and Kupittaa here.

Assistance service at the station

The assistance point is located by the taxi stand in front of the station. There is no shelter at the assistance point.

To book assistance service, call VR customer service for accessible travel at 0800 188 822 (free of charge, service hours Mon–Fri 5am–10pm, Sat–Sun 7am–10pm) no later than 36 hours before your departure.

Track work between Turku & Kupittaa

In August 2022, the FTIA will start track work between Turku and Kupittaa stations. During track work, the railway line is shut off between Turku and Kupittaa, and trains to Helsinki arrive and depart from the Kupittaa station instead of Turku. Traffic between Turku and Tampere is running normally.

Smooth connections from and to the Kupittaa Station

How do I get to the Kupittaa station from the Turku city centre or vice versa? Explore different ways to start or continue your journey from the Kupittaa station. We will provide more information closer to the time of the railway line interruption.

  • Turku region public transport Föli operates bus services between the Kupittaa station and Turku city centre and the neighbouring areas.
  • You can find local transport stops in front of the Kupittaa train station. Bus connections 32 and 42 run to the Turku city centre and operate mainly at intervals of approximately 10 minutes.
  • A bus ticket can easily be bought with contactless payment when boarding. The price of a single ticket is EUR 3.00 for adults and EUR 1.50 for children under the age of 15. Tickets are valid for 2 hours.
  • There is only one zone in Föli traffic, so the same single ticket is valid for the entire Föli travel area.
  • Find out more about bus connections, timetables and tickets on the Föli website.

  • During the railway line interruption, we will arrange a replacement transport for our customers travelling to the Port of Turku. The replacement bus will take passengers from the Kupittaa station to the Port of Turku and from the Port of Turku to the Kupittaa station.
  • The train ticket to or from the Port of Turku includes the right to travel on the replacement bus between the Port and the Kupittaa station. You can see the timetables of the replacement bus in the journey details and on your train ticket.
  • The departure point of the replacement buses is in the vicinity of the Kupittaa station. Follow the signs at the station to the departure point of the buses.

  • Did you know that the Kupittaa Station is within walking distance of the Turku city centre? Learn more about the route here.

Frequently asked questions about the railway line interruption

Track work will cause changes in train traffic between Helsinki and Turku starting from August 2022. The railway line between the Kupittaa and Turku railway stations will be shut off, which is why the terminus of the trains from Helsinki destined for Turku is Kupittaa. During the railway line interruption, train tickets between Helsinki and Turku will only be sold for travel to the Kupittaa station. If your trip search (e.g. Salo–Turku) does not show results, try switching your search so that the terminus is Kupittaa instead of Turku.

For trains arriving and departing from Tampere, the Turku station is in normal use.

The duration of the track work on the Kupittaa–Turku railway section is estimated to be two years.

The railway line interruption mainly causes changes to the multi-tickets between Turku and Helsinki. No changes will be made in the multi-tickets between Turku and Tampere. If you have a valid multi-ticket between Turku and Salo/Helsinki, you can use it normally before the start of the railway line interruption in August.

When the railway line interruption starts, changes will be made to the use of the multi-ticket: the terminus of the trains from Helsinki to Turku will be Kupittaa instead of Turku. This will have an impact on the available train connections and their booking with the multi-ticket.

If you have bought your multi-ticket through vr.fi or the VR Matkalla app, you can edit the route of your ticket and replace the Turku station with the Kupittaa station in your multi-ticket. Once you do this, you will see all available services in your search results, and you can book trips with your multi-ticket normally.

If you have bought your multi-ticket through another sales channel, please contact our customer service.

The railway line interruption mainly causes changes to the season tickets between Turku and Helsinki. No changes will be made in the season ticket between Turku and Tampere. If you have a valid season ticket between Turku and Salo/Helsinki, you can use it normally before the start of the railway line interruption in August.

When the railway line interruption starts, changes will be made to the use of the multi-ticket: the terminus of the trains from Helsinki to Turku will be Kupittaa instead of Turku. This will have an impact on the available train connections and booking the seat with a multi-ticket. If you have bought your season ticket through the VR Matkalla app, you can edit the route of your multi-ticket by changing the Turku station to the Kupittaa station. Once you do this, you will see all available services in your search results, and you can book the seat for your journey normally.

If you have bought your season tickets through another sales channel, please contact our customer service.

  • Train traffic between Tampereen and Turku and Turku Port continues as usual during the the railway line interruption.
  • Trains towards Tampere will depart from track 7. Trains arriving from Tampere arrive at platform 7 or the new platform 017, which is located next to Logomo, on the opposite side of the track yard from the station.

  • Turku region public transport Föli operates bus services between the Turku and Kupittaa stations.
  • Bus connections 32 and 42 run between Turku and Kupittaa station mainly at intervals of approximately 10 minutes.
  • A bus ticket can easily be bought with contactless payment when boarding. The price of a single ticket is EUR 3.00 for adults and EUR 1.50 for children under the age of 15. Tickets are valid for 2 hours.
  • There is only one zone in Föli traffic, so the same single ticket is valid for the entire Föli travel area.
  • Find out more about bus connections, timetables and tickets on the Föli website.

More information

You can find more information at the FTIA's online service.

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