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Helsinki Central Railway Station

Kaivokatu 1, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 47664000
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“clock tower” (21 reviews)
“art deco” (23 reviews)
“ticket hall” (12 reviews)
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Kaivokatu 1, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 47664000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Helsinki Central Railway Station is a busy thoroughfare for the countless trains coming and going from Helsinki. There are countless food options and newstands to occupy one's time. The area is also well policed. There are restrooms available for a 1€ fee but they...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took the train that left about 10am. It was clean, had clean restrooms and assigned seats. Border guards from Finland came and checked our documents and stamped them. Later Russian guards got on the train and did the same. We had packed lunch but...More

Thank Ilene S
Reviewed 2 days ago

In the US, we know Eero Saarinen now ever his father, Eliel, was originally more famous and he designed this massive train station. Do peek inside.

Thank nycmom22
Reviewed 2 days ago

The outside looks very cool. I did not have the time to look around. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The trains were very punctual.

Thank RCG20
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gateway to Finland :) From here you can travel nearly every place in Finland :) Lots of cafes and fast food restaurants. Underground station

Thank zerblat
Reviewed 3 days ago

Four giants with lanterns on the outside of Helsinki Central Railway Station. It's a gateway to Russia and there was the local bus stop and Finnair Airport bus stop just outside the central station.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's overall a modern station with most conveniences, arrived there from St. Petersburg on the Allegro train. First thing to note is that there are no signs posted to direct you to the tourist information office, I helplessly had to walk around with my baggage...More

Thank Ray G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well worth seeing if you're in Helsinki. Amazing facade with a beautiful clock tower. Inside includes what was a luxury restaurant but is now a huge Burger King! The ticket hall is spectacular in itself.

Thank LoungerLondon
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We didn't use the station since we had our rental car but we parked next to it at some occasion and we passed by it. The iconic four status holding the lamps were nice to see in reality. The gates and the whole look of...More

Thank LaithEM
Reviewed 4 days ago

We rode the train at least once every day, from the station to Pasila (one exit) to get to Messukeskus where our meeting was being held. The signage was great -- you could figure out which train was where, when each train was leaving. They...More

Thank SJChristine
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Response from Andreas S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is, down at the basement. Just remember coins.
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Response from Laura H | Reviewed this property |
The level of English in Helsinki is very high. If you can speak English then you can get along very easily in all tourist areas as well on transport.