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The Helsinki metro train is the ONLY way to get from the airport to downtown! No more waiting in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vancouver, WA
clean and modern

Although not as extensive and picturesque as the tram system above ground, we tried the metro... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Seville, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Helsinki metro train is the ONLY way to get from the airport to downtown! No more waiting in the cold for busses or expensive taxis (or Uber). Easy to use as there are English-speaking attendants on the platform to help you with the ticket...More

Thank HonestlyVancouver_WA
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Although not as extensive and picturesque as the tram system above ground, we tried the metro - which still seems to be growing - and found it a nice experience - clean,modern, efficient.

Thank mabinho
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

So only two lines M1 and 2 but metro extended to go out to Espoo.Fixed price inside Helsinki area,extra outside. Buy tickets on your phone for up to a week or month to save money. Ticket machines are easy and in English too,coins,notes or cards....More

Thank rubyme
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Wish America had such clean—and on time—metros. Beats the Chicago metro by 1000 times as this is very clean, very on time, and you can ask others for assistance, as many Helsinki residents are good with English. We took the metro around and enjoyed the...More

Thank Jean M
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Helsinki is the best travel option across Helsinki and west Espoo. It is arrives and leaves on time. Very clean and safe. The metro route is the most simplest and straight route I have ever seen. Free WIFI is available on board.

Thank Bhesh K
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Easy to use, very frequent, good clean trains, feels safe. Good information but do get a map. Place names are given in both Finnish and Swedish which is confusing but necessary locally. Single price ticket for any journey within the city itself. (Would be much...More

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Helsinki metro is simple to use, safe at any hour, clean and has multilingual signs and announcements. You can transport your bike too. Helsinki is very international place with high level safety.

Thank Heini M
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Helsinki has so many methods of transport on offer! This was so easy to use. I didn’t have to wait long for a train to arrive. It was quick.

Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed April 29, 2018

One of the finest tube rail I've ever enjoyed, right on time and great exp awesome people. I like the place

Thank arijitin
Reviewed March 3, 2018

O dear what a shame about the Helsinki metro. The extension in the west was many years late and the stations are shorter than others because at the time they started building the whole network would be driverless. They cancelled the automation project but are...More

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