There will be disruption to tram routes 6T and 9 to the West Harbour due to tramway construction. The diversions will be in place from Monday 23 January to Thursday 26 January.
Tram 6T will run to Hietalahti under route number 6. Tram 9 will run to the Saukonpaasi terminus of tram 8 in Jätkäsaari.
Bus 9X will run from Ruoholahti Metro Station to Jätkäsaari. The bus will leave from the stop of tram 8 next to the Metro Station (Ruoholahti(M), H0214) and run along Itämerenkatu, Länsisatamankatu and Tyynenmerenkatu to the West Terminal (Länsiterminaali). The bus will operate the same timetable as tram route 9.
At the West Harbour, the bus will leave from the front of the main entrance to the terminal. In the direction of Ruoholahti, the bus will serve the “Huutokonttori” stop on Tyynenmerenkatu. In the direction of Jätkäsaari, the bus will not serve any stops on Tyynenmerenkatu.
Route of tram 9 and replacement bus 9X in the West Harbour 23-26 January 2017:
New terminus for tram routes 6T and 9 from 27 January
From Friday 27 January, the terminus of tram routes 6T and 9 will be in front of the new West Terminal 2 (T2). A new larger stop has been constructed in front of the old terminal (T1) on Tyynenmerenkatu. The stop will be opened at the same time.
The old “Bunkkeri” stops will be closed by next summer, once the street works have been completed.