Tickets and fares

  • Helsinki
  • Espoo and Kauniainien
  • Vantaa
  • Kerava and Sipoo
  • Kirkkonummi
  • Regional ticket
  • Region two-zone
  • Region three-zone

Single ticket

From a ticket machine


Tickets bought from ticket machines are valid from the moment of purchase.

In Helsinki, single tickets are cheaper when purchased from a ticket machine than from the driver or conductor.

From a bus, train or tram


You can buy a single ticket from the driver or conductor. Please have small or exact change ready.


With mobile phone


You can order a mobile ticket by sending an SMS “A 1” to 16355. You get the ticket in the form of a reply message. The price of the ticket will be included in your phone bill.

The ticket is valid in Helsinki on the Metro, trams, commuter trains and the Suomenlinna ferry but only on certain bus routes.


Night-time single ticket 2.00am - 4.30am


At night, the price of the single ticket is the same whether you buy it from a ticket machine or from the driver or conductor.

Tram ticket from a ticket machine


Cheaper than a normal single ticket, valid only on trams.

Two-hour ticket


Two-hour tickets are loaded on single-charge cards. Show the card to a card reader when you start your first journey.  

Suomenlinna ticket 12h


The ticket is valid for 12 hours only on the Suomenlinna ferry.

Day ticket

You can choose a ticket for 1 – 7 days. Day tickets are loaded on single-charge cards and they are valid from the first use.

Helsinki internal and regional day tickets are available from blue ticket machines. Helsinki internal and regional one day tickets are available also from bus and tram drivers as well as conductors on commuter trains.  The tickets are valid from the moment of purchase.

1 day ticket from bus, tram or train

1 - 7 days ticket from the machine or outlet
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Personal season ticket 14-366 days

From service point

14 days
30 days

A personal season ticket is the most economic choice for regular passengers. It gives you unlimited travel during the period of validity.

Personal Travel Cards are available only from service points but you can load the card at service points, all sales points and HSL’s blue ticket machines.


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Multi-user season ticket 14-366 days

From sales point

14 days
30 days

A multi-user season ticket can be used by any person holding the card who belongs to the same customer group.

You can purchase a multi-user Travel Card from R-kiosks in the HSL area as well as from many stores, other sales points and service points.

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Within or between municipalities?

The price of a ticket depends on whether you travel within one municipality, in several municipalities or in all seven municipalities. Read more

One ticket, five modes of transport

The same ticket is valid on buses, trams, the Metro, commuter trains and Suomenlinna ferry.  However, restrictions apply to the use of tram and SMS tickets.
Read more about tram tickets
Read more about SMS tickets

Discounts on tickets

Children aged 7-16 years travel at a reduced child fare. Discounts on tickets are available also for students, pensioners and disabled people. Read more