Electricians at VT Track started a strike at 7am on Friday 11 July.According to the Finnish Transport Agency, any major faults or storms can affect the punctuality of services. The strike affects the maintenance and construction of electronic devices.Any major electrical faults on the rail network will take longer to repair than usual. VR tries to operate all train services normally but passengers are advised to be prepared for delays and cancellations.
The strike is due to continue until 18 July. VR will inform passengers about possible disruptions to train services on its website.