Tram routes 2 and 3 to be diverted on Wednesday 12 May from 8pm

Tram routes 2 and 3 will be diverted in southern Helsinki on Wednesday evening 12 May from 8pm due to excavation work. There will be no tram service between Eira Hospital and the Market Square.

Tram routes 2 and 3 will be diverted in southern Helsinki on Wednesday evening 12 May from 8pm until the end of service due to excavation work.

Tram 2 will run to the Market Square along Arkadiankatu, Mannerheimintie, Aleksanterinkatu and Unioninkatu.

From the Market Square, the tram will run under route number 3 along Katariinankatu, Aleksanterinkatu and Mannerheimintie to Kaivokatu, from where the tram will run via Kallio to Meilahti as usual. 

Tram 3 will run towards Eira along Mannerheimintie, Bulevardi, Fredrikinkatu, Laivurinkatu and Tehtaankatu, terminating at Pursimiehenkatu (terminus of tram).

From Pursimiehenkatu, the tram will return by the same route under route number 2 and then operate along its normal route via Töölö to Pasila. 

The following stops will not be served: "Eiran sairaala" (Eira Hospital in the direction of the Olympia Terminal, H0443), "Kapteeninkatu" (H0441 and H0440), "Neitsytpolku" (H0439 and H0438), "Kaivopuisto" (H0437 and H0436), the terminus, Olympia Terminal (H0435 and H0434) and "Eteläranta" (H0433 and H0432).

At the Market Square, the trams will serve stop H0429 and stop H0430 (in the direction of the Olympia Terminal) and stop H0431 (in the direction of Ylioppilastalo) will not be served on Wednesday evening. 

Alternative service is provided by bus routes 14, 18, 18N and 24, as well as by tram 10 to Tarkk’ampujankatu.

From Thursday morning, the trams will run as usual. A Sunday service will operate on Ascension Day.

The diversion is not updated in the Journey Planner.

Kartta linjojen 2 ja 3 poikkeusreitistä