Ticketing cooperation between Hyvinkää and HSL to end on 1 January 2017
The City of Hyvinkää has ended its ticketing cooperation agreement with HSL. The agreement will terminate on 1 January 2017. The city will no longer subsidize its residents’ commutes in the Helsinki metropolitan area.
HSL has agreements with several surrounding municipalities that allow the residents of the surrounding municipalities to purchase HSL area tickets at the same price as permanent residents of the HSL area.
Residents of Hyvinkää can load season tickets on HSL’s personal Travel Cards at the same price as residents of the HSL area until 31 December 2016. If the season ticket is loaded between 15 and 31 December, the start date of the season ticket must be in 2016. The following adult tickets are available: Internal season tickets for Helsinki, Espoo-Kauniainen and Vantaa, and regional ticket valid in Helsinki, Espoo, Kauniainen and Vantaa.
From 1 January 2017, residents of Hyvinkää can only load general season tickets available for all travel zones. The prices of these tickets are not subsidized by the City of Hyvinkää. There is no need to change the Travel Card.
The prices of general season tickets are available on the hsl.fi price calculator.