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Train tickets for all occasions – view our ticket offering

Train tickets for destinations near and far

On the train you travel safely, comfortably and in an environmentally friendly way, both near and far. The earlier you buy your ticket, the more likely you are to get a ticket for the best possible price.

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Which ticket is best for you?

Single ticket

Long-distance traffic

  • Inexpensive train ticket for all long-distance trains.
  • Valid for the journey indicated on the ticket.
  • The price of the single ticket for long distance traffic changes according to date of purchase and travel. The sooner your buy your ticket the better chance you have of getting it at a cheaper price.
  • Children, students, pensioners, senior citizens and conscripts are eligible for a discount.
  • The single tickets for long-distance traffic have also been known as basic and saver tickets.
  • When you buy your ticket from the VR Matkalla app you can add a HSL single ticket that allows travel on public transport within the capital region.

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Single ticket

VR commuter services

  • A one-way train ticket for VR commuter trains.
  • Valid for two hours on all commuter trains on the selected route.
  • The price is always the same for the selected route.
  • Children, students, pensioners and conscripts are eligible for a discount.
  • When you buy your ticket from the VR Matkalla app you can add a HSL single ticket that allows travel on public transport within the capital region.

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Long-distance traffic & commuter traffic

Select a multi-ticket if you travel the same route regularly

  • Both long-distance and commuter traffic have multi-tickets for 10, 30, 50 and 100 trips
  • Multi tickets for long-distance traffic are valid for 6 months, and for commuter traffic for 4 months

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Season ticket

Long-distance traffic & commuter traffic

  • A season ticket for long-distance or commuter traffic is the best alternative for passengers who regularly travel on trains to go to work or school, for example.
  • The longer the period you purchase, the more you save.
  • Season tickets are personal and cannot be shared.

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Tickets for sleeper cabins

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  • You can book the entire sleeping cabin for you or your group.
  • Cabins for passengers travelling with pets, accessible cabins and cabins with a connecting door between them are available.
  • Tickets are valid for the journey indicated on the ticket.
  • The price is cabin-specific and not dependent on the number of passengers. The price varies depending on the travel time and cabin selected. Book your own cabin starting from EUR 49 and a cabin with a shower starting from EUR 69.
  • The earlier you buy, the better your chances of getting a ticket for the best possible price.
  • Children, students, pensioners and conscripts are eligible for a discount.

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Taking a car on the train

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  • With a car-carrier, travelling across Finland is safe and relaxing.
  • A car spot starting from €39 and a motorcycle from €29, the price for a sleeper cabin + a car spot can be as inexpensive as €88 (cabin €49 and car €39).
  • Read more about vehicle cancellation insurance

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Train tickets to Russia

Read about train tickets to Russia

  • There are two train services between Finland and Russia: Allegro to St. Petersburg and Tolstoi to Moscow. Both trains pass through Vyborg.
  • Children and groups are eligible for discounts on train tickets to Russia. Interrail and Eurail pass holders are also eligible for discounts.
  • Remember that, in addition to your train ticket, you also need a visa for travel to Russia. Allocate sufficient time for obtaining a visa.

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Interrail Global Pass and One Country Pass

Read about Interrail tickets

  • There are two types of Interrail Passes: the Interrail Global Pass, which covers all Interrail countries, and the country-specific Interrail One Country Pass.
  • Both types of Interrail Passes come in various validity periods and they are sold to young people, adults and senior citizens alike.

Read about Interrail Passes

Flexible terms and conditions for changes

You can make changes to single tickets of long-distance traffic and to CarTrain packages.

Changes for single tickets of long-distance traffic

  • You can change your ticket by calling our customer support 0100 3232 (cost 0,06 €/min + lnc/mcc), or by visiting our station ticket office.
  • Changes are subject to a charge of €5/ticket.
  • Changes to the itinerary shall be done before the train’s scheduled departure.
  • You can only transfer your journey within the currently sold season; this season will end on Mar 26 2022. The same applies for night trains (other than car packages) which are for sale up to Aug 14 2022.
  • If you change your ticket to a more expensive train service, you need to pay the difference when you make the change. The difference is not refunded as a monetary or price refund when changing to a less expensive train service.
  • Changes made at our station ticket office are further subject to a service charge of €1.

More information about changing and cancelling car-carrier tickets is available here

Cancellation insurance

Cancellation insurance gives you peace of mind if your travel plans are not yet fixed. Thanks to cancellation insurance, you can cancel your train ticket or entire cabin and get back the price of your journey if your plans change. Vehicles are covered by their own cancellation insurance.

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No discounts are applicable to night train cabins. Children, students, pensioners and conscripts are eligible for a discount on other long-distance train tickets. Persons travelling with a visually impaired or a disabled person may travel for free with an assistant’s ticket.

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More comfortable journey with additional services

Services subject to a surcharge

Comfortably in Ekstra

Would you rather travel in the spacious and peaceful Ekstra Class?

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Take your pet with you

Travel together with your pet.

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Bring your bike! In long-distance traffic, you can reserve a space for your bike. 

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Vehicles on trains

Transporting a car, motorcycle or other motor vehicle on long-distance trains.

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Meetings and group journeys

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Use your travel time efficiently by holding a meeting on board. Perhaps you’re travelling as a sports team, school class or some other group for leisure?

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Free assistant ticket

If you have an illness or injury and you need assistance during your journey, you may be eligible for a free assistant ticket. The assistant must travel the same leg as the assisted person.

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Own compartment or an empty seat next to you

Do you want to travel even more comfortably? Now you can book a 2-, 4- or 6-person cabin for yourself or an empty seat next to you.

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