Information for visitors
Welcome to Helsinki and the Helsinki region! Public transport is a great way to get around the region. You can travel by bus, tram, metro, commuter train and the Suomenlinna ferry. You can buy tickets using the HSL app or from ticket machines and sales points.
Tips for travel
At stop or station
It's advisable to buy your ticket in advance. If you want to get on a bus, put your arm out to stop the bus.
You can follow your journey on the on-board displays. There are announcements on all HSL public transport.
The HSL app allows you to buy tickets, find the best route to your destination and to get up-to-date information about service changes.
Wherever you’re going in the Helsinki region, the Journey Planner finds you the best route. It also knows what ticket you need for your journey.
Single and day tickets
Single and day tickets are available from ticket machines and sales points.