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Special main square in Helsinki!

The first space we saw after getting off the train from the central railway station was this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tony C
Vero Beach, Florida
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This area of Helsinki is beautiful, close to the railway station the large square is surrounded... read more

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Philip H
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Rautatientori 1, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The first space we saw after getting off the train from the central railway station was this central square. A large space surrounded by buildings, shopping , retailing and restaurants. Our hotel was across this Square was very convenient. This Square a good place to...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This area of Helsinki is beautiful, close to the railway station the large square is surrounded with fine buildings, the square itself is vibrant and busy.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

has the theater and train station bordering it as well as an art museum. When we were there the square was being used for a craft beer festival. Worth visiting while in the city.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Rautatientori is an open square to the east of the Helsinki Central railway station. The square serves as Helsinki's secondary bus station along with the main Kamppi Center bus station. The square is also served by the Helsinki Metro system to Rautatientori metro station. There...More

Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This Square is one of the many centre points this city offers. The Train Station, theatre, Finnish Gallery and regular trams are all found in this area providing several things to see and do. There are plenty of local places to eat and drink in...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Rautatientori is the name for the Railway Square in Helsinki. It is an open square. It serves the city as a secondary bus station along with Kamppi Center Bus Station. There are many buildings around it: the Finnish National Theatre, the Ateneum classical art museum...More

Thank Betty P
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This is the main square in central Helsinki located right next to the railway station. It's a pedestrian zone which makes it a bit more appealing. The buildings in the vicinity are attractive and generally in pretty good condition. Worth a look when you're in...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Early Sunday morning we saw the plethora of market kiosks and stalls being set up. When all open it was an impressive sight with a myriad of goods of all kinds available. Terrific views of the Central Station are to be seen, particularly the fine...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Sells guineas. Wonderful to taste.good prices 7.90 euro would recommend and next door to the train station.

Thank Johnty2672
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Central City Railway station or Rautatientori is the main transportation hub in the city of Helsinki. Situated in the heart of the city it’s a very busy place for commuters both local and foreign tourists. On one side of the square, separated by a...More

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