List of railway lines in Finland

This is a list of railway lines on the Finnish rail network, including lists of stations on the most important lines. The lines and the stations are owned by the Finnish Transport Agency. VR Group has a monopoly on passenger transport. As of 2011, it is the only operator of freight trains as well even though freight transport is open for private companies.

Major railroads in Finland in 2010.
  Passenger and freight traffic
  Freight traffic only

Passenger linesEdit

Line 1: Helsinki–Turku (Rantarata/Kustbanan)Edit

Karis railway station, operational since 1873
Image Station name Opened km
  Helsinki Central 1860 0+159
  Pasila 1862 3+230
  Leppävaara 1903 20+600
  Kirkkonummi 1903 37+503
  Karis 1873 157+817
  Salo 1898 143+981
  Kupittaa 1914 196+372
  Turku Central 1876 199+674
  Turku Harbour 1876 202+510

Line 4: Helsinki–PoriEdit

Line 5: Helsinki–VaasaEdit

Line 7: Helsinki–KemijärviEdit

Line 9: Turku–PieksämäkiEdit

Line 10: Helsinki–IisalmiEdit

Line 13: Helsinki–KajaaniEdit

Line 14: Helsinki–JoensuuEdit

Line 15: Kouvola–KotkaEdit

Line 16: Savonlinna–ParikkalaEdit

International line A: Helsinki–MoscowEdit

Other linesEdit

Kausala Railway Station along the Lahti–Kouvola railway in Kausala, Iitti
See also: Lapponia, passenger train

Future linesEdit


  • Network Statement 2012 (pdf). Finnish Transport Agency. 2010. ISBN 978-952-255-603-5. ISSN 1798-8284.[permanent dead link]

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