Bus route 51 to be diverted in Kallio as of 12 July
Bus route 51 will be diverted in Kallio as of 12 July due to street works. The bus will run along Fleminginkatu and Aleksis Kiven katu to Sturenkatu in the direction of Malminkartano. The bus will run straight along Sturenkatu in the direction of Hakaniemi and from there via Alppikatu and Toinen linja to Hakaniemi.
Bus route 51 will be diverted in Kallio and Harju as of Monday 12 July due to street works.
The bus will run along the following route in the direction of Malminkartano: Fleminginkatu – Aleksis Kiven katu – Sturenkatu. The bus will not serve Helsinginkatu and Läntinen Brahenkatu or stops “Urheilutalo” (H2147) and “Porvoonkatu” (H0261).
The bus will serve the following stops along the diversion route in the direction of Malminkartano: “Helsinginkatu” (H0651) on Fleminginkatu and “Fleminginkatu” (H0653) on Aleksis Kiven katu.
The bus will run along the following route in the direction of Hakaniemi: Sturenkatu – Wallininkatu – Alppikatu – Toinen linja. The bus will not serve Läntinen Brahenkatu – Helsinginkatu – Fleminginkatu – Porthaninkatu or stops “Porvoonkatu” (H2146), “Urheilutalo” (H2148), “Helsinginkatu” (H2150), “Franzeninkatu” (H2142) and “Karhupuisto” (H2144).
The bus will serve the following stops along the diversion route in the direction of Hakaniemi: “Porvoonkatu” (H2122) on Sturenkatu, “Kulttuuritalo” (H2124), “Wallininkatu” (H2126), “Kuntatalo” (H2128) and “Castréninkatu” (H0228).
During the street works (“Kasin katutyöt”), sections of Helsinginkatu and its cross streets are being improved. Link to the project’s website (in Finnish) (outside hsl.fi)
Tram lines have already been diverted in Kallio and Alppila since 17 May. There will also be changes to the diversion routes of trams on 12 July. Link to a separate release.
Bus route 51 will be withdrawn when the autumn timetable period enters into force on 16 August. Read more about the changes in the autumn in our separate release.
The diversion route of bus 51 on the map: