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Multi-tickets for both long-distance and VR commuter trains

Always affordably on rails

Do you regularly travel the same route? In that case, a multi-ticket is the best and most economical option for you. Make the most of your train travel time by working or relaxing.

Booking your next multi-ticket journey is easy and fast on this page or in the VR Matkalla app. Just create a user name and log in!

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Validity period starts
21.4.2021 (today)
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Multi-ticket for long-distance traffic

Valid for both long-distance and commuter trains

With a multi-ticket for long-distance trains, you can travel on both long-distance and commuter trains on the route marked on the ticket.

  • Multi-tickets contain 10 or 30 one-way journeys on the selected route. Journeys must be used during the validity period of the ticket.
  • The ticket will be valid for 6 months.
  • You can buy multi-tickets for long-distance trains both on this website and in the VR Matkalla app. The tickets can be used through either channel, regardless of which one you used to buy the tickets.

Multi-ticket for VR's commuter traffic

Valid only for commuter trains

With a multi-ticket for VR’s commuter trains, you can travel on all of VR’s commuter trains on the route marked on the ticket.

  • Multi-tickets contain 10 one-way journeys on the selected route. Journeys must be used during the validity period of the ticket.
  • The ticket will be valid for 4 months from the purchase date.
  • You can now buy multi-tickets for commuter trains both on this website and in the VR Matkalla app. The tickets can be used through either channel, regardless of which one you used to buy the tickets.

Information on the multi-tickets

Children (4–16 years), students and pensioners get a discount on the multi-tickets.

The route selected for the multi-ticket for long-distance or VR’s commuter trains can start or end also in the HSL area. If you travel only within the HSL area, please buy an HSL ticket.

Multi-ticket for long-distance traffic

  • You can purchase an Eko Class multi-ticket from vr.fi, the VR Matkalla app, customer service or a station’s ticket sales. If you pay a surcharge, you can also use the same services to purchase an Ekstra Class multi-ticket or a multi-ticket for the upstairs of the restaurant car.
  • Note! vr.fi and the VR Matkalla app currently only offer 10-trip multi-tickets for Ekstra Class.
  • You can also book a wheelchair space or pay a surcharge to book a seat for travelling with a pet or a bike space.
  • You can also pay a surcharge to book an empty seat next to you.

Multi-ticket for commuter traffic

  • You will save 20% on the price of a single ticket if you use a multi-ticket.

Multi-ticket for long-distance traffic

  • Multi-tickets cannot be changed or cancelled.
  • However you can cancel a journey you have booked using your multi-ticket for long-distance trains for free up to 30 minutes before the scheduled departure of the train.
  • You can cancel a journey after signing in on this website or the VR Matkalla app, visiting a VR service point or calling VR's customer support.
  • Services subject to an additional fee, such as a seat in Ekstra Class or an empty seat next to you, are not refunded if you cancel the journey.
  • Unused multi-ticket journeys will not be refunded.
  • Please note: If you bought your ticket through a retailer, please contact them directly if you want to make any changes or cancel the ticket.

Multi-ticket for VR's commuter traffic

  • Multi-tickets for commuter trains and individual commuter train multi-ticket journeys cannot be changed or cancelled.

Multi-tickets for long-distance trains:

Eko class: by signing in on this website or to the VR Matkalla app, you can buy and use 10 or 30 journey multi-tickets to Eko calss. If you have a VR user name, you can also buy your multi-ticket from our customer service. You can find and book your trips in the "My tickets" section.

Ekstra class: To purchase a 10-trip multi-ticket for Ekstra Class, log in on this website or the VR Matkalla app. You can purchase a 30-trip multi-ticket by calling our customer service.

You can also buy multi-tickets from VR service points, R-Kioski, Matkahuolto and its service points and travel agencies.

Multi-tickets for VR’s commuter trains:

You can buy and use 10 journey multi-tickets by signing in to this website or to the VR Matkalla app. You can book your trip in the "My Journeys" section or in the app.

You can also buy multi-tickets to VR's Commuter trains from VR service points, R-Kioski and from the ticket vending machines on the stations. In this case you will receive 10 tickets as print outs.

Multi-ticket for long-distance traffic

Please remember to book your journey with your multi-ticket for long-distance trains before the train’s scheduled departure.

  • Booking a journey with a multi-ticket works similarly to seat reservation.
  • You need to sign in on this website or in the VR Matkalla app to book a journey.
  • If you have an old-format multi-ticket from our old website, you can book your trip on the old website shop.vr.fi. You will need the order number of the ticket.
  • You can also book a journey with your multi-ticket from VR Customer Care’s free phone service at 0800 133 300. We will send you your ticket by email or SMS. You can also pick your ticket up from a station with ticket sales.
  • Once you have booked a journey with your multi-ticket, you will receive a ticket that you must show during ticket inspection.
  • If you have not booked a journey with your multi-ticket before boarding the train, you must buy a new ticket from the conductor.
  • You cannot use your multi-ticket to book a journey for a train that is sold out.
  • Multi-tickets cannot be used for train + bus connections nor book a compartment for yourself .
  • Journeys must be used during the validity period of the ticket.

Please note that you cannot book or pick up tickets for individual journeys with a multi-ticket for long-distance trains from an R-kioski, a Matkahuolto, a Matkahuolto service point or a travel agency.

Multi-ticket for VR's commuter traffic

Please remember to activate the journey before boarding the train.

  • Journeys booked with the multi-ticket are valid for two hours.
  • Traditional paper multi-tickets must be validated with the orange validator in the train’s vestibule when boarding the train.
  • Journeys must be used during the validity period of the ticket.

Do you still have unused journeys in multi-ticket?

Do you still have unused tickets in your old-format multi-ticket? Don’t worry. You can use the tickets.

Book journeys with your multi-ticket

Multi-tickets in the VR Matkalla app

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Multi-tickets for both long-distance and commuter trains

Your safety is important to us

We have compiled tips for ensuring your train travel is as safe as possible. You find the most current information concerning train travel as well as the most frequently asked questions here.

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Which routes are included in the VR commuter traffic area and which belong to the HSL area?

VR’s commuter traffic encompasses traffic operated with commuter trains with line IDs in areas from Helsinki to Lahti and Nokia. VR’s commuter traffic tickets are not valid on VR’s long-distance trains.

Tickets for the HSL area are bought according to the HSL zones. The HSL area is divided into four zones, identified by the letters A, B, C and D, spreading out from the center of Helsinki.

Check the traffic areas