How to get to Linnanmäki

 

How to get to Linnanmäki
Linnanmäki is located in the Alppiharju district of Helsinki. The Main Gate is at Tivolikuja 1, which is on the Alppila side. We recommend that you use public transportation in order to avoid traffic jams and to reduce harmful emissions.

Linnanmäki Shuttle
Shuttle available during the summer season (26.6–13.8.2017) between Linnanmäki and Messukeskus Convention Centre. The shuttle bus picks up and drops off at the Messukeskus car park. The shuttle service costs 12 €/car, which includes parking in the Messukeskus car park and transportation to and from Linnanmäki.

Arriving by tram and bus
Tram line 3 runs to the Linnanmäki Main Gate from the Helsinki railway station (get off at the Linnanmäki/Borgbacken stop). You can also get close to the Main Gate on tram line 9 (alight at the Kotkankatu stop); tram line 8 takes you to the South Gate entrance (alight at the Diakoniapuisto/Diakoniparken stop).
The number 23 bus departs from platform 2 at the railway station (get off at the Linnanmäki/Borgbacken stop).
 
By train
Travelling by train is an environmentally friendly way to come to Linnanmäki. All long-distance and local trains stop at the Pasila railway station. The walk to Linnanmäki along the pedestrian and cycle path alongside the railway track from Pasila is just around 1.4 km. You can also easily get to Linnanmäki from Pasila by bus number 23 (get off at the Linnanmäki/Borgbacken stop) or tram number 9 from the Ratapihantie terminal stop (get off at the Kotkankatu stop).
 
By Expressbus
Expressbus is an easy and inexpensive way to come to Linnanmäki. The EB busses from Tampere, Valkeakoski and Hämeenlinna run all the way to the gate of Linnanmäki, and the EB busses from Lahti, Porvoo, Kotka and Kouvola stop right next to Linnanmäki at the Porvoonkatu express bus stop. See the EB schedules here.
 
Journey Planner for routes and timetables
You can find the Helsinki Region Transport routes and timetables using the HSL Journey Planner that suggests routes between two selected places. Go to the Journey Planner here.
 
Car parking
Parking space in the proximity of the Linnanmäki amusement park is very limited. Parking areas for cars can be found on the Alppila side, along Tivolitie Street. The parking fee is €2/hour. Accepted payment methods are coins, Credit and Debit cards, as well as the EasyPark and ParkMan services. Parking areas are subject to a charge 24 hours a day, on every day of the year. Parking areas are managed by AutoParkki Norden Oy.
 
NOTE! Linnanmäki's upper parking area is reserved for busses from 15.5.–2.6.2017.

Bicycles and other small vehicles
Please leave your bicycle outside the amusement park. Bicycle stands are situated at the main gate and the southern gate. It is forbidden to use rollerskates, skateboards or hoverboards in the amusement park.