Metro not running between Kamppi and Helsinki University - Trams 7 and 9 run between Hakaniemi and Kamppi
Update 23 August 9.20pm Metro not running between Kamppi and Helsinki University - Trams 7 and 9 run between Hakaniemi and Kamppi
The metro is currently not running between Kamppi and Helsinki University. The metro operates a reduced service between Matinkylä and Kamppi and between Helsinki University and Mellunmäki/Vuosaari. The disruption is due to flooding at the Central Railway Station metro station following the heavy rain.
The metro service is replaced by buses 20, 21 and 21B serving Lauttasaari, which temporarily run to the Kamppi terminal directly along Porkkalankatu. In addition, a separate replacement bus is running between the Kamppi terminal and Lauttasaari metro station about every five minutes. The replacement bus runs until 11.30pm. The buses serve the stops along the diversion route, e.g. Lapinrinne. The buses do not serve Bulevardi and Eira.
Passengers coming from the west: Get off at Lauttasaari station and take bus 21, 21 or 21B, which go to the Kamppi bus terminal. From Kamppi, you can continue by foot or by trams 7 and 9 to the Helsinki University metro station or to Hakaniemi.
Passengers coming from the east: Get off at the Helsinki University metro station and continue by tram 7 or 9 o Kamppi. From Kamppi, you can continue by bus 21 or 21 (bays 52 and 53) to Lauttasaari, where you can change to the metro.
Tram 9 is diverted to run via Ruoholahti to Jätkäsaari until the end of service. Huutokonttori and Välimerenkatu are not served.
Additional services on direct routes to Espoo:
- Route 147A:
- Departures from Kamppi at 07, 22, 37 and 52 past the hour. First departure at 2.22pm, last departure at 6.52pm from bay 47.
- Route 164A:
- Departures from Kamppi at 12 and 42 minutes past the hour. First departure at 2.42pm, last departure at 6.42pm from bay 48.
- In the other direction route 164AV:
- Departures from Saunalahti at 27 and 57 minutes past the hour. First departure 3.27pm, last departure 5.57pm.
Route of the bus running between Kamppi and Lauttasaari