Diversions to tram routes 6-12 July due to track works

Tram routes 3, 6, 6T and 9 are diverted from 6 to 12 July due to track works on Kaisaniemenkatu.

Tram routes 3,6,6T and 9 run via Kruununhaka instead of Kaisaniemenkatu from Monday morning 6 July to Sunday 12 July. The trams run along Liisankatu, Snellmaninkatu and Aleksanterinkatu. Trams 3,6 and 6T continue along Aleksanterinkatu to Mannerheimintie, from where they resume their normal routes. Tram 9 returns from Aleksanterinkatu along Mikonkatu to Kaivokatu.

The trams do not serve the "Varsanpuistikko" (0305 and 0306) and "Kaisaniemi" (0303 and 0304) stops on Kaisanimenkatu. In addition, trams 3, 6 and 6T so not serve the "Rautatieasema" (0301) and "Kaivokatu" (0302) stops on Kaivokatu.
 

Map showing the diversion routes 6-12 *July

 

Track works cause traffic back-ups in Kaisaniemi

Also motorists, cyclist and pedestrians are advised to be prepared for diversions and traffic back-ups due to the track works from 4 to 17 July.

Motorists are advised to use other routes if possible.

Car traffic: From the direction of Kaisaniemenranta and Siltasaarenranta, compulsory direction of travel is to the right. The street narrows to one lane here and there.

Cyclists and pedestrians: Pedestrian crossings are closed next to the construction site and cyclist and pedestrians should use the pedestrian crossings nearby.

The track replacement works on Unionkatu and Kaisaniemenkatu are a continuation of the works conducted last summer. The works are commissioned by Helsinki City Transport and the contractor is Lemminkäinen.

The contractor apologizes for any inconvenience caused by the works.

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