Finnish trains

Finnish trains are the best way to travel in Finland.

  • Book up to 60 days in advance
  • Regional trains

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Finnish train

Overview

Finnish trains

Domestic trains in Finland are operated by VR, the Finnish national railway company. Trains are ideal to travel between the main cities in Finland, as they are spacious and comfortable. InterCity (IC) trains in Finland operate at a speed of up to 200km/h. Seat reservations are not mandatory for InterCity (IC) trains, but it is high recommended to book one in order to be guaranteed to have seat.



Practical information


Paper ticket

Receive your ticket directly to your address. Just take them with you and you are ready to travel. Shipping fees apply.


Booking :
  • Finnish trains tickets are open for booking 60 days ahead.
  • Get the lowest prices by booking early and don’t wait until the last minute as cheaper seats sell the fastest.
  • Opt for off-peak trains when you have to travel short notice. They are more affordable than morning and evening trains along with those running on holiday eves, Friday and Sunday afternoon.

A class apart

Classes of service

Classes and facilities offered by InterCity trains
First classSecond class
Comfortable seats Spacious seats with a headrest and generous legroom.
Bar buffet car Access to the bar buffet car where snacks and beverages can be bought.
Reclining seats Cosy with more legroom, reclining seats are ideal to enjoy the trip.

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FAQ's

Common Questions, Simple Answers

  • Q. Are all products eligible for Rail Protection Plan™ coverage?

  • Q. Is dinner and/or breakfast included with my reservation on an overnight train?

  • Q. I’ve noticed a big difference in the cost of seat reservations for different trains. Why?

  • Q. Can I share my rail pass with others (family, friends, or charity)?

  • Q. Is there a fee to take luggage on a train?

  • Q. What is a travel day on a rail pass?

  • Q. How far in advance can I purchase a train ticket?

  • Q. Are the train tickets you send me the actual tickets, or do I need to exchange them at the station?

  • Q. How can I track the status of my refund?

  • Q. How do I have my train ticket endorsed to indicate it was not used?

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