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Great cheap easy way to get around

Within the city centre it is ideal to get around. Once you work it out it is just like an... read more

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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We used the tram system during our stay to get to the Tallinn Ferry and the central station from... read more

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Reviewed today via mobile

Within the city centre it is ideal to get around. Once you work it out it is just like an underground system but with better views

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank N8699PYpeterw
Reviewed 3 days ago

We used the tram system during our stay to get to the Tallinn Ferry and the central station from our hotel (Scandic Park). I would strongly recommend downloading the official HSL App. The tickets are discounted by 70c if you use the app before you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CockneyBrum
Reviewed 1 week ago

Helsinki Tram System is excellent and on time almost cover all the Tourist Destination in Helsinki City.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Firoz_kj
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our Helsinki tram experience. Being from Melbourne, Australia, we're used to trams and it was great taking one on the other side of the world. So easy to buy a ticket at a tram stop or kiosk and the trams were regular -...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank LadyDi2323
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing connectivity stops at almost every great location easily accessible one doesn't need a car in Helsinki with such convenient tram stops especially in the market.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank shrutijindal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice way to visit the whole city especially at the city center,its working by 12 am which was very helpful especially during spring when the sun sets at 10:30 pm

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ilnazn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hopping off the boat from Estonia, we hopped onto the Tram straight to our hotel. Even during the chaos during the New Year’s Day celebrations, the tram ran swift and smoothly! Rather buy a 3-4day pass instead of pay as you go. It makes life...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank zoewilso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helsinki is an expensive place to visit and we ended up spending twice as much on tram tickets because although the instructions were in English we ended up buying tickets valid for the broader Helsinki area. Some machines didn’t take notes and we paid by...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cm9720
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a nice way to see the city and quickly you can get around. They are dependable and old fashion in a way. Remember that you cannot buy tickets on the tram. Remember to buy your tickets from the start or download the app...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dittemi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we've come to Helsinki early and everything was closed so we decided to spend about an hour in tram. We got on near railway station on 3-rd route. After that we changed to 2-nd in the south of city and then on the 7-th in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Иван Р
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Bev L
13 October 2018|
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Response from jhmathews | Reviewed this property |
I think it was about 74 pounds a card. I think we got our value out of them, and they did make some activities easier.
4 October 2018|
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Response from johnmU4033PT | Reviewed this property |
A HSL 3-day ticket will facilitate travel between the airport and the city. It costs about €12 per day, that is €36 in total.
12 August 2018|
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Response from Clarky57 | Reviewed this property |
You can buy them from the ticket machines