There will be changes to bus services in Kalasatama and Sörnäistenniemi from Monday 13 August. Buses 50 and 59 will run to their new terminus on Polariksenkatu in Kalasatama via Koksikatu and return via Leonkatu. Bus 59 will start running also on Saturdays and Sundays. The buses will run via the Hermannin rantatie entrance at Kalasatama Metro Station. The section of route to Herttoniemi no longer served by buses 50 and 59 will be served by bus 551 (Herttoniemi(M – Pasila – Aalto University (M) - Tapiola(M).
Services to Kalasatama from 13 August
- The stops of buses 50 and 59 will be relocated. The new location will be in front of Kalasatama Metro Station. There are accessible routes from the stops to the Metro and the Kalasamata Health and Wellbeing Center. From there, the buses will continue to their terminus on Junonkatu in Sörnäistenniemi, i.e. they will no longer go to Herttoniemi.
- Bus 55 goes via Arabianranta to Kalasatama. The bus will serve bus stops on Työpajankatu.
- Bus 56 goes from Kumpula to Kalasatama. The bus will serve bus stops on Työpajankatu.
- Bus 551 goes via Pasila to Kalasatama. The bus goes all the way to Herttoniemi and serves bus stops on Itäväylä.
At the same time, the minibus route 26, Hakaniemi – Kalasatama, will be withdrawn. In the future buses 50 and 59 will serve Sörnäistenniemi.
Bus routes and stops in Kalasatama from 13 August
Route of buses 50 and 59 in Sörnäistenniemi from 13 August